For as long as I’ve been wanting to practice medicine, there has been a stigma of International medical schools being “bad” or “sub-par.” With some schools, this can be the case, but for anyone considering the option of attending any international medical school, I have some advice for you. DO YOUR RESEARCH! I cannot stress […]
Originally from South Carolina, Ashleigh is a second-year international medical student. She graduated from Clemson University with a degree in Spanish and International Health with Emphasis in Health Administration. Before graduation, she had the opportunity to spend a semester abroad in Costa Rica, where she became fluent in Spanish.
Ashleigh is currently preparing and studying for the USMLE Step 1. In her spare time, she is a petsitter and dog walker. She also loves traveling, reading, experimenting with new recipes, and writing for her personal blog, www.IslandMedStudentBlog.com.