TITLE

Grades plus compassion

PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/21/94, Vol. 116 Issue 11, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that there is no special secret to getting into Harvard Medical School. Applicants just have to be compassionate, smart, personally impressive--and lucky. Complex process which separates the winners in the race for admission from the rest of the field; Comments by Dr. Gerald Foster, director of admissions; Ranking of the top 20 research-oriented medical schools and top 20 comprehensive medical schools; Rankings of schools that are tops in various specialties.
ACCESSION #
9403167609

 

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