MedPrep 1 helps college juniors and above become well-rounded medical school applicants. During the workshop, participants obtain a better understanding of the importance of research and community service and learn about financial aid, problem-based learning and academic preparation. Attendees also may talk with advisers and current medical students.
Aug. 16-17, 2018
Two workshops take place each year on the University of Missouri campus. The workshops last one evening and one entire day.
During the workshops, attendees:
- Meet one-on-one with advisers
- Develop preparation strategies
- Receive an introduction to Patient-Based Learning
- Discuss financial aid options
- Discuss key characteristics in medical school students
- Review the importance of community service and volunteerism
- Discuss the importance of research and teaching
The total workshop fee is $75. This includes a $25 non-refundable application fee and a $50 workshop fee to cover instructional materials and one meal. Travel and lodging must be paid separately.
Checks or money orders should be payable to the University of Missouri and mailed to:
MedPrep 1 Workshop
LC215 Patient-Centered Care Learning Center
Columbia, MO 65212
A link for the financial assistance request forms is available upon completion of a MedPrep application and must be submitted immediately following your application to be considered for assistance. Financial assistance will cover the workshop fee only.
Oct 1 – Registration Opens for January MedPrep 1
May 1 – Registration Opens for August MedPrep 1