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Profile and Perspective for Mayra Coelho                  Viewed 33311 times

General Information
Name:Mayra Coelho
School:University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Graduating:2010, MD degree
Gender:Female
Marital Status:Single
Scholarship:None
Nontraditional:No
Second career:No
Posted:3/19/2006
Contact prefs:You may contact me.

Pre-Med Info
Pre-med:Neuroscience, University of Miami
GPA:0
MCAT:0
Number med schools applied to:0


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Schools applied, interviews, offers
This list only includes schools interviewed at and beyond, and may not include all schools applied to.
Med School Invitation? Interviewed? Offer?
University of Miami Miller School of MedicineYesNoNo
University of Florida College of MedicineYesNoNo
Florida State University College of MedicineYesNoNo
Vanderbilt University School of MedicineYesNoNo
Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineYesNoNo

Profile Questions and Answers
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Why medicine? What is your story?I chose medicine because I was raised around it . Its my passion and I could not picture myself doing anything but being in the medical field . Its something that will always keep me challenged and a job that you will always see something new.read other replies on this topic
Are you in any special circumstances? Anything unique?I think that what makes me different from a lot of pre-med students in miami is the fact that there are not many women neurosurgeons in south florida.read other replies on this topic
What was the hardest part in preparing for med school?The harderst part in preparing for medical school is the pressure . You always hear people say how extremely hard it is and how competitive it is , so when it comes time for you to be ready youre never really sure if you are or not.read other replies on this topic
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How did you choose your med school?I chose my medical school because I love miami . I love Florida and the University of Miami has a great medical school . I also did my undergrad at the university of miami and could not picture myself anywhere else but being a Miller alumni and a cane .read other replies on this topic
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