A medical student’s personal statement: Deconstructed
I recently dug up a copy of the personal statement I wrote when I was applying for residency. I’ve said before that I think these personal statements aren’t worth much. But somehow, I now feel compelled to prove it by ripping apart my own personal statement.
So here we go:
It was the same situation that I had been in dozens of times.
Well, not really. I mean, I was only a third-year …