What are the benefits of a clinical experience?

Completing a clinical experience can benefit your medical education and help you on your journey to becoming a healthcare provider. Here’s a look at the benefits of clinical experiences:

  • Gain medical knowledge and skills, useful when taking the USMLE Step 1 CS and CK
  • Earn a letter of recommendation, which are needed to apply for U.S. residency
  • Practice good professional and patient communication skills
  • Experience a new and complex healthcare system
  • Cultivate cultural appreciation