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premed

(prē′mĕd′) Informal
adj.
Premedical.
n.
1. A premedical student.
2. A premedical program of study.

premed

[-med′]
abbreviation for premedical student.

premed

Premedical adjective Referring to preparing for a career in medicine noun A popular term for a student studying the core curriculum required for admission to medical school in the US
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The program comes with its very own premed planner to help premedical students begin tracking for their future.
In 1945, at age 19, I was a premed sophomore at Long Island University, and I wondered how Jackie Robinson would endure playing a game loaded with whites of the Southern persuasion.
Recruiters will understand that successful underwriters can come from a variety of educational and professional backgrounds, including marketing, communications, nursing and premed.
He escaped to study premed at Memphis State University before stumbling onto the school's theater department: "I never wanted to leave.
In 1944, after Nicks had spent a year and a half as a premed student at Howard University, his sister Sophie--and a bit of "karma"--recruited him into Cleveland's Karamu Dance Company.
College premedical studies are dominated by the Mount Everest of premed, organic chemistry; although no one seriously claims that physicians actually use it, the memorization of lengthy chemical reactions involving carbon has traditionally been used to sort out the winners in the med school admissions ordeal.
Using PreMED requires answering 33 yes or no items regarding past medical and social history.
Paul Toote, an Emergency Medicine Physician and Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, not only became a doctor to do just that, but he became CEO and President of National Premed Consulting to help others realize their dreams of becoming doctors too.
PLANS: Attend college and major in biology, aiming to enter either nursing or premed.
She was a premed student at UCLA, and tried to make it as a country performer in Nashville before returning to her native California.
It seems that this one class, necessary to fulfill her premed requirements, is being graded in the strangest of ways.