Dr. Pinesett’s Blog

How I went from struggling student to graduating Stanford Med School

premed Aug 12, 2020

 

The school doesn't have to be hard! Any student can get straight A's, any student can study smart. In this episode, you will learn how I went from an underachieving student to dominating college and medical school. Study skills matter!

 

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All right. What is up guys? Dr. Andre Pinesett here and today, I want to talk to you guys about why you aren't the great student you aspire to be. And for many of you guys, you think you've tried so many things to be...

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Low PREMED GPA: Will grad school help you get into med school?

premed Aug 09, 2020

 

So many premeds suffer from a low undergrad GPA and then are confused about how to make themselves competitive for medical school. In this episode, I will break down the 3 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW to get into medical school with a low GPA.

 

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Managed to not turn my microphone off. Anyone hear me now? Alright, there we go. Uh, so what is that? I'm glad we are in the house. Today we're talking about low premed GPAs and how to overcome it. And specifically,...

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Should I reschedule my MCAT Test Date?

premed Aug 06, 2020

 

Studying for the MCAT is a grind and it can be frustrating when your MCAT score isn't improving and you aren't seeing any improvement despite putting in long hours, doing lots of MCAT Qbank questions, and a bunch of MCAT full-length tests. You know you aren't where you want to be, you think that you might need to push your MCAT test date back. But then you think about how hard the studying has been and a little voice inside your head tells you to just keep the MCAT test date, see...

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Accepted to top medical school without taking the MCAT?!?

premed Aug 04, 2020

 

In this episode, I am going to explain which schools you should apply to, how you can get accepted and why you might not want to try to get into med school without taking the MCAT.

 

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You guys live action! What up? I know I'm late. Y'all I see y'all already commenting. What is up Dr. Pinesett's here and today we're talking about getting into medical school with no Mcat and there happens to be a top program that's going to let you guys do it. We're going...

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Black Doctor: What My Dad Told Me That Made Me Succeed!

premed Jul 30, 2020

 

Today, I share the powerful message my dad gave me as an 8-year old that gave me the confidence and drives to get into Stanford Medical School and become an Anesthesiologist.

 

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And if I can get my microphone turned on here, what is up guys? Hello everybody. Dr. Pinesett here, the Study Doc.

 

And today we're talking about a pivotal moment in my life. When I was eight years old. When my dad changed the trajectory of my life, put me on a path to...

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Guaranteed Medical School Admission?!

premed Jul 26, 2020

 

Guaranteed medical school admissions? Is it possible?

 

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And as always, I'm bringing you guys positivity, productivity to help you better. You students will be better pre-meds to get into medical school today. I want to talk about something because it keeps coming up in coaching sessions. I'm having conversations with students and inquiries, write emails, and getting from students, and they want to know what will guarantee medical school...

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The Truth About Doctor Diversity

premed Jul 21, 2020

 

Diversity and Inclusion, Physician Diversity and Medical Diversity are words that are tossed around a lot. It seems like every year there is a push to increase diversity in medicine and the number of minority doctors, but are we really making any progress when it comes to diversity in medical education?

 

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Diversity in medicine, medical diversity -  you hear it all the time. But in today's episode, I'm going to break down what it really...

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The Truth About Medical School Admissions: Racism and Discrimination

premed Jul 19, 2020

 

If you are a student of color, just know that you are not alone! We see you and understand you. Keep pushing and keep trying to dominate!

 

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Hi, Dr. Pinesett here, and we continue to talk about systemic racism in education. We are moving through the ranks guys this is the fourth day in a row. We have been live. We're gonna be live again tomorrow. Are you ready to talk about racism and medical school admissions? If you've been...

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Premed Advisor Racism: You're Too Black To Become a Doctor!

premed Jul 16, 2020

 

If you are a student of color, just know that you are not alone! We see you and understand you. Keep pushing and keep trying to dominate!

 

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Dr. Pinesett here, and we're continuing our discussion live-action, talking about racism and discrimination and systemic racism in higher education - in the pathway to becoming a doctor. And today we're getting to the level, we've done junior high, high school, and we're advancing to college now. And we're...

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High School Systemic Racism: You're Not A Real Black Person

premed Jul 14, 2020

 

If you are a student of color, just know that you are not alone! We see you and understand. Keep pushing and keep trying to dominate!

 

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Dr. Andre Pinesett here. And today we are continuing our discussion of systemic racism in higher education and education in general. And today we advanced from junior high to high school guys, junior high to high school. And today, right? The words are, you are not a real black person. You are not a real black...
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