Pre-Med at UC Berkeley
Are you considering a future in medicine, but unsure about your specific path? Dive into an engaging program designed to help you explore the diverse options within the medical field. Throughout this course, students will gain first-hand exposure to a range of medical specialties, including cardiology, radiology, orthopedics, and more. You'll also hear about the intricacies of entering medical school, preparing for entrance exams, planning your medical residency, and the vital role of scientific inquiry and curiosity in your journey to becoming a medical professional. Interact with experienced doctors, medical students, and residents while immersing yourself in the multifaceted world of medicine.
Learn about a variety of fields of medicine to begin identifying an area of interest in medical school.
Learn about the process of applying to medical school and how to plan your future medical pathway beyond medical school admissions.
Meet medical professionals, students, and residents to "rotate" through a variety of medical disciplines and learn more about possible medical research, areas of study, and get hands-on experience in the field.
Explore an emerging medical issue or field and perform research on the topic to begin finding possible solutions with the help of current medical students.