Milli Desai is currently a third year medical student at UC San Diego and admissions advisor at Passport Admission. We’re sharing her personal experience and expert tips for applying to MD/MPH programs:
1. Understand how public health and medicine are interrelated
Picture a community on a hill where people live in houses next to a swift, flowing river. You visit this community and are horrified to see that the children are being carried away by the dangerous river as they play outside. The community is distraught about this environmental hazard.
So what do you do to help the children?