Profiles of Success
Jeffrey CumplidoNU 2010 - B.S. Biology; Tufts University School of Medicine, Class of 2014
What led to your interest in a career in medicine? Who or what inspired you?
Growing up I had always been fascinated by science and by the potential it had in transforming the way we understand the world we live in today. My passion for the biological sciences propelled during high school, particularly due to the passion and motivation that my AP Bio teacher had when teaching it. At that point, I participated in a youth forum on medicine and was introduced to the world of clinical medicine. From that point on, I realized that I wanted to pursue a career in the medical field, I just wasn’t sure in what context that would be. Read more…
Upcoming Deadlines for 2014 MatrculationMarch 01, 2013
For NU students and alums planning to apply this coming spring to begin your studies in August of 2014: The deadline for submitting individual letters of evaluation is Friday, March 15th. As soon as your 3 faculty letters and your clinical letter are logged in as received on MedAppTrak (see your applicant agreement for more detail about the specific definitions of these letters), you may be eligible to request a committee letter interview. Please log into MedAppTrak Read more…
Preparing to Apply for 2014 Matriculation?January 02, 2013
Northeastern students and alums preparing to apply to schools of allopathic, dental, optometric, osteopathic, podiatric, or veterinary medicine – The NU PreHealth Advising Program is ready to provide advice and guidance to you as you prepare to submit your application during the late spring/early summer of 2013 – just 5 months away! CLICK HERE to access the Student/Applicant Pages and to review the 2014 Matriculation Pages.