Mr. Medicine Man
I am a Medical student interested in pursuing an MBA between my 3rd and 4th years of medical school. As a consultant, I primarily supported major healthcare organizations, the U.S. Military, and State governments. I’m looking to apply next year – thank you in advance for your honest feedback.
Undergrad School: College of William & Mary
Undergrad Major: Finance
Age: 26, Ethnicity: White
Other Degree/Certification: MD - In Progress
School Name: Medical School in Washington D.C.
Extracurriculars: Pro Bono Consulting - Opioid Crisis Strategy Community at my Firm (~2 Years) | Medical Research - Department of Anesthesiology & Orthopedics (~1 year) | Competitive Super Smash Bros. Player - Top 2% in the World.
Title: Medical Research
Company: Research with 2 different Academic Medical Centers - Department of Anesthesia & Orthopedic Surgery
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 1 mos
Title: Strategy & Analytics Management Consultant
Company: Top Firm
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 11 mos
Big Life Wins:
– Successfully delivered a live visualization tool to help states, cities, and jurisdictions across the country increase vaccination rates among racial and ethnic groups that are disproportionately affected by COVID-19.
– Published translational research; focused on improving physiological monitoring through non-invasive venous waveform analysis.
Post MBA Goal:
Above all else, I want to be a physician and provide excellent care for patients – after earning an MBA, I will complete my 4th year of medical school and apply for a residency. I will pursue anesthesiology or orthopedic surgery. Later in my career, I’d like to pursue private practice, hospital administration, and/or biotech entrepreneurship.