Why a 4.0 and 528 Won’t Get You Into Medical School!


So you’ve busted your butt through undergrad to get all A’s and the highest MCAT score ever!  Done deal right?  You’re good to go! Every medical school in the country will want you!  WRONG!  On the contrary, you very well might have set yourself up to be scrutinized as if you are applying to join the CIA. In Malcolm Gladwell’s […]

Dr. Juan Magana – A Doctor Like You

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Name: Juan Magaña Specialty: Internal Medicine Residency: Duke University Medical Center Medical School: University of Washington, School of Medicine Undergraduate: University of California, Berkeley   1) When did you decide you wanted to become a Medical Doctor and what led to this decision? I was first inspired to pursue medicine a few weeks prior to […]

Leading For Tomorrow – Danielle Ward


The problems of today will be solved by the leaders of tomorrow.  At DiverseMedicine, we believe it is important to encourage leadership among the next generation of physicians.  This month, we would like to feature one of our very own, Ms. Danielle Ward!  A smart, strong, single mother, who is conquering medical school…and more! Danielle is […]