Can I complete some, but not all sections of the portfolio?
Yes but this is unadvisable. Everyone will be giving it their best shot and filling up all the sections available. This is the only time in which you can put your best foot forward so think hard about all the experiences you’ve had! You’d be surprised about the number of things you missed. Have a…
When should I get started?
You should start as early as you can. First, take your time accumulating experiences that you’ve had over the past several years. Next, contact your references and tell them about your plans to apply to medical school. Then, start completing an excel sheet in the appropriate sections. Don’t leave it to the last minute!