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Medical Research & Volunteer

Pre-Medical Consulting Phase 3

Selecting the highest yield medical school activities can be daunting. Many applicants pursue activities that they think medical schools are looking for, but often fail to create the well-rounded profile required by leading medical schools in North America. The Medical Research and Volunteer program at MedApplications™ aims to take the guess work out of what you should do as an aspiring medical student.

We help you obtain medical research, clinical observerships, summer research studentships and diverse volunteer and extra-curricular pursuits locally and abroad. By locally sourcing high quality activities you will slowly build a competitive medical school application seamlessly.

We work closely with you to identify your passions and interests and craft a customized medical school action plan suited to enhancing your medical school application profile. Our medical doctors use their first-hand experience as practicing clinicians to recommend the highest yield medical school activities.

Core Medical Competencies

Medical schools in Canada and the United States have incorporate a standardized structured assessment criterion to evaluate pre-medical candidates. The endeavours you choose as a pre-medical applicant is a direct reflection on your perceived suitability to become a successful medical student. Our physicians at MedApplications™ will teach you the ins and outs of target resume building to ensure you meet and exceed expected core competencies.

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Our Pre-Medical Research and Volunteer Consultation Is Intended to Focus On The Following Core Topics:

Identify local Medical Research Opportunities

Identify local Medical Research Opportunities

Identify local Medical Research Opportunities

Review Global Health opportunities

Brainstorm leadership activities and community initiatives

Review core medical competencies and medical school objectives

Comprehensive Interview of all activities, awards and achievements to date to be used for a structured Curriculum Vitae

What’s Included

Features included with our research & volunteers:

Live Consultation and Brainstorming Session with Medical Advisor (60 Minutes)

Detailed Summary and Report of Research/Volunteer Action Plan

Detailed List of Available Local Medical Opportunities

Access to MedApplications™ Clinical Network of Doctors

MedApplications Career Consulting Guarantee*


  • Step 1: Live Consultation: Brainstorming Session with Medical Advisor

    • Comprehensive Review of Local Research and Clinical Opportunities
    • Comprehensive Review of Global Health Opportunities
    • Comprehensive Review of School-Based Activities
    • Comprehensive Review of Leadership Activities
  • Step 2: Candidate Profile Review

    • Comprehensive Review of Extra-Curriculars, Volunteer, Research and Letters of Recommendation
    • Review of MCAT Scores, Application of GPA Algorithms and Cutoffs
  • Step 3: Research and Volunteer Report

    • In collaboration with your consultant, formulate a comprehensive Research and Volunteer report of local and global activities.
    • Develop an action plan to pursue and gain acceptance to discussed opportunities
    • Establish timeline for position applications and scholarships
  • Step 4: Medical Competencies

    • Review current CV and Resume profile for even distribution of medical competencie
    • Strategically seek out Research and Volunteer positions to round out medical school candidate profile
    • Gain understanding of medical school application review processs
  • Step 5: Strategic Planning

    • Create action plan to achieve medical school acceptance at select medical schools
    • Incorporate learned content into augmenting CV/Resume
    • Revise pre-requisite courses, scholarship applications and studentships



Total Timeframe 2-4 Business Days* (Note, all strategy sessions and mock interviews are unique and are scheduled on an individual basis. Rush services available if required. Timing of individual sessions also depend on client’s availability and interview style. Our medical coaches will advise if additional preparation sessions are indicated for a successful result).

Our Partners

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Our Application Consultants


Our Consultants specialize in your medical school application.

We work with you every step of the way as your personal medical coach. With first-hand experience as practicing medical doctors we know what it takes to achieve success in the medical school admissions process. During application crunch time, we work round the clock to ensure your application is completed to the highest of competitive standards. Find Out More About MedApplications


MedApplications Guarantee


Our Medical Coaches pride ourselves on offering a premium service by leading physicians in medical school preparation. However, if you do not find your consultation useful, or feel that the consultant is not a great fit, you must let your consultant know at the conclusion of your first consultation or review, prior to finishing and we will contact you to arrange another complimentary session or review with a new consultant. See Terms and Conditions


Success Stories

Roxana M

McGill Medicine (MD)

"MedApplications helped me with both my essay preparation which brought me to the big interview and with interview preparation. MedApplication's services provided me with not only an insight of how to tailor an application to bring out the best of my ability but it also gave me the confidence I needed to survive the MMIs.

Jess B

Accepted to UWO Medicine (MD/PhD)

"I enrolled with Med Applications one month before my first interview. I had been preparing for interviews by reading books and discussing questions with friends and family, but I was still nervous and didn’t really know what to expect. I felt so much more comfortable after my session with MedApplications. My instructor was very knowledgeable and catered the session to what I needed work on (as I had both panel and MMI interviews, this was particularly beneficial). It was very useful to cover topics with someone who knew what to expect from an interview and could comment on the quality of my answers. All together the experience was extremely helpful and very reassuring; it significantly calmed my nerves during my interviews. There weren’t any questions I was surprised by in my interviews. I would definitely recommend a session for future students."

K. Y.

O uf T, UBC, McMaster

"I used MedApplications mock interview service because I wanted to practice and receive feedback from a current medical student. I found the mock interview helpful in identifying weaknesses in my answers and improving on them to make them stand out. I would recommend MedApplications to anyone who wants extra preparation to gain confidence for medical school interviews."


U of A

"I went into my first MedApplications session without a clue about what MMI's were or how to prepare for them. After meeting and practising with Eric and Kent, however, I learned all of the tips and skills I needed to ace the interview. They were incredibly knowledgeable and encouraging and their help gave me that extra boost of confidence on interview day. Thanks MedApplications!"

Hana W

University of Ottawa Medicine

“I was accepted at Ottawa which was my ideal school and my only interview. Josh was absolutely wonderful and definitely part of my success! He was very helpful throughout the entire process 🙂


Mother of a High School student for a Pre-Med program

"Hi MedApplications, just to let you know that Isabelle got an offer from University of London St. George’s College. The competition this year was quite challenging. We would like to thank you and Sarah for your contribution to this achievement. Your services are excellent. Please count us among satisfied clients.”

Matthew L.

McMaster University Medicine

"I used the MedApplications seminar and mock interview services before I had my interviews at Queen's and McMaster medical schools, and I couldn't be happier with my decision. Their seminars were incredibly helpful in providing information about the interview process and ways to truly emphasize your best qualities in an interview. Their mock interview session was great as well as it gave me an opportunity to practice my interviewing style with a current medical student! If you are looking for a way to prepare for an interview as important as the ones for medical school, I would definitely recommend MedApplications."


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