Grades plus compassion

March 1994
U.S. News & World Report;3/21/94, Vol. 116 Issue 11, p88
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.


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