Cornell University

Pre-Health Advising Program: Should I Take a Gap Year?

Friday, February 9, 2018 at 3:30pm to 4:30pm

142 Goldwin Smith Hall

This program is for A&S students who plan on applying to medical or dental school.  Have you been thinking about taking a gap year before going to medical/dental school? Join Naya Sou and Ana Adinolfi for a program specifically designed for those interested in health careers students and to learn about the pros and cons of a gap year. In this presentation, we will discuss:

  • Ways to best work with Naya and Ana as you continue your Cornell career
  • How to determine whether or not you’re ready to apply
  • What you should be keeping in mind between now and when you plan to apply
  • General timelines for MCAT prep, the Health Careers Evaluation Committee, and health professions schools


Can’t make this presentation? Make an individual appointment with:

-Naya Sou ( or visit her drop-in hours on Wednesdays from 1:30-4:00 PM in KG 17 Klarman

-Ana Adinolfi ( or visit her drop in hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30-4pm in 172 Goldwin Smith Hall.

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