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We guide young healers to their next big step: matriculation at a school that trains health professionals. Your Mentoring Alliance advisor and advocate will guide you to reflect, to understand, and to present yourself as the best, most authentic applicant you can be.

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A successful admissions cycle requires thorough preparation and strategic planning. Our small team has over 20 years of experience guiding premeds to admission to medical school.


We specialize in high-contact, individualized advising for applicants and their families. You can trust we’ll be there for you when you need us most.


We will guide you to uncover and articulate your unique talents and experiences–and to see how they combine to make you a distinctive candidate for medical school.

"Detailed insight into the specifics of each medical school and...necessary directness when you need to hear it most."

Ari Bernstein  |  Albert Einstein College of Medicine  |  Class of 2020

"Through her advice, I ended up earning two interviews late in the season and ultimately got into a great school."

Allison  |  Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University   |  Class of 2023

"...A constant source of encouragement which I really appreciated."

Baher Guirguis  |  University of Kentucky School of Medicine  |  Class of 2019

"...Extremely attentive to applicants’ dreams and desires and genuinely wants to help them achieve their goals."

Edi Kapetanovic  |  Yale School of Medicine  |  Class of 2017


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NEW! Monthly open Q&A with Janet Snoyer Tuesday, February 28 at 7:15pm EST

Next Open Advising Session: How to find summer and yearlong work, internships, and volunteer opportunities to pursue what interests you and strengthen your credentials.  Join us on Tuesday, February 28 at 7:15pm EST. All are welcome!

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Advice for Premeds


Waiting for Interviews and Decisions? Send Updates to…

We start seeing the same questions, again and again, from medical school applicants at this time of the year. Is it getting late to hear…

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How to Write the Activities Section: A Journalistic Approach

Taking a Journalistic Approach to the Activities Section

Whether you are a current student, full time employee or somewhere in between, it is imperative to journal regularly, and over time you will accumulate…

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