Residency Personal Statement Do’s And Don’ts

December 30, 2013

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A Gap Medics student observing surgery in Tanzania Writing a residency personal statement can be quite a challenging task and many students will feel lost when they sit down to write it. The very fact that you are expected to pen your entire existence on one single page can seem very daunting.

The important points

It’s difficult to figure out what would be appropriate to add on your personal statement and what it is that people would like to read. Here are some pointers that might help you understand what you can add to your residency personal statement.

It can be difficult to summarize your entire life in a single page, but it is not impossible. The trick lies in going about it the right way.