Category: Robert Witzburg

How to Get an A- in Organic Chemistry

November 2nd, 2013 in 2013, New York Times, Newsmakers, Robert Witzburg, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Robert Witzburg, School of Medicine

The molecule looked like a giant jellyfish…

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Holistic criteria aid medical schools

April 15th, 2013 in 2013, Boston Globe, Newsmakers, Robert Witzburg, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Robert Witzburg, School of Medicine

Medical schools traditionally have accepted students with the highest test scores and best science grades…

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“No one thinks we should be looking for medical students who aren’t good in science,.”

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BU Medical School selects students based on ‘holistic review’

April 11th, 2013 in 2013, Boston Globe, Newsmakers, Robert Witzburg, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Medical schools traditionally have accepted students with the highest test scores and best science grades…

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“No one thinks we should be looking for medical students who aren’t good in science.”

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Holistic Review — Shaping the Medical Profession One Applicant at a Time

April 11th, 2013 in 2013, New England Journal of Medicine, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, RESEARCH @ BU, Robert Witzburg, School of Medicine 0 comments

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Co-written by Robert Witzburg, School of Medicine

Modern medicine has been characterized by rapid and accelerating progress in biomedical sciences as the foundation for clinical practice…

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