How many hours of extra-curricular activities do I need to be a competitive medical school applicant? This is a common question amongst applicants. This podcast will discuss the average number of extra-curricular hours a medical school applicant has, which activities you should concentrate your efforts on, and how to make sure you make the most of your time!
Sahil Mehta M.D. is an attending physician in the Department of Radiology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and the Founder of MedSchoolCoach. Dr Mehta is one of the world’s experts on medical school admissions having founded MedSchoolCoach in 2007. MedSchoolCoach provides admissions consulting to premedical students in the form of interview preparation, essay editing and general advising. In the past 10 years, he has had a hand in over a thousand acceptances to medical school.