About Me

Hi! I am a non-trad pre-medical student. Here’s a bit about me.

NEW WEBSITE!

Hello, lovely people!   I have moved to Wix! Be sure to follow me at https://blackgirlmedicine.wixsite.com/blog for updates! I will be releasing some new posts soon so subscribe at the bottom of the page to receive notifications. I will post on my social media as well! I will be changing the site a bit as time goes…

Post-Summer Update

I am back after a long hiatus. If you don’t follow me on Instagram, let me update you!   1) I got my MS in physiology from Georgetown University!  Georgetown was such an amazing experience for me! I was able to study with some awesome professors as well as learn a lot about the human…

MCAT Tips from Friends

IT’S SPRING BREAK! This is one of the few posts I will be bringing you this week. So make sure you have your notifications on! So I’ve asked many of my pre-med friends and colleagues what they did to study for the MCAT and if they have any suggestions for me as I go on…

My MCAT Adventure: 6 Tips to Keep You on Track

So MCAT studying has been rough. I decided to put off my studying until after graduation. I will be studying from 8 AM to 6 PM every day with breaks for food and my best friend’s wedding (Yay!). I’m not looking forward to it, but if that’s what it takes, I have to do it!…

Life Update!

Sorry I’ve been so MIA lately! It’s finals time here, and life’s hectic! So here’s a quick life update! I’ll be finishing up my master’s next semesters. I’m halfway there! Changed my MCAT date. Sadly, I decided to postpone my MCAT. New date is May 18th. I know it’s frowned upon to take it so…

#WomenCrushingItWednesday: Dr. Ashley Denmark

Hey, everyone! Sorry for the lack of posts. I have been juggling grad school and MCAT studying. I have an official date! January 19, 2019. Both terrifying and exciting! So happy to be able to bring you this interview out of a busy week! I have been following Dr. Ashley Denmark on Instagram for awhile…

#WomenCrushingItWednesday: Christi

Hey, everyone! Today, I have an interview from Christi! She is a naturopathic medical student from Canada. I have learned so much about naturopathic medicine through her Instagram blog and decided it would be awesome to interview her! I’m so happy she agreed to an interview! Happy reading! Tell me a bit about yourself. What…

Mindfulness in Medicine Monday: Jean

Today’s feature is from Jean who I had the pleasure of meeting through the AAMC program, SMDEP.  It is now called Summer Health Professions Education Program. I will probably write about this program later. I highly recommend taking advantage of the opportunity and apply. I will probably release a post on how to apply and what the…

#WomenCrushingItWednesday: Katy

Hey, everyone! Sorry for the lack of posts in the past 2 weeks! I just started my second year of grad school! I’m working towards a masters, and I can’t wait to be done. I will be applying to med school in June (2019)! But in the meantime, I will be studying for my MCAT…