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Ed Ferroni, Ph.D
Rose Fisk, Office Assistant

By mail
Benedictine University
Birck Hall, Room 348
5700 College Road
Lisle, IL 60532

E-mail
rfisk@ben.edu

Phone
(630) 829-6565

Fax
(630) 829-6547

Hours
8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. M-F

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
BMB Pre-Meds

Faith and reason are compatible in the search for truth. This belief informs the Benedictine approach to the sciences. We help students develop a greater appreciation for this balance through programs that enable students to draw from different fields of knowledge, to ask questions, and to solve problems.

 

a.    MCAT link http://www.aamc.org/students/mcat/start.htm

b.    Diabetes Stories  http://www.diabetes-stories.com/

c.    Online Biomedical Book Library http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?db=Books

d.    Cyberchondria: Studies of the Escalation of Medical Concerns in 
        Web Search
http://research.microsoft.com/apps/pubs/default.aspx?id=76529

e.    Stem Cell Tutorial http://www.umich.edu/stemcell/tutorial/

f.     History of Medicine http://www.historyofbiologyandmedicine.com/index.html

g.    National Organization for Rare Disorders  http://www.rarediseases.org/

h.    See BU pre-med advisor freshman year – Ms. Sima

i.      Read!!

j.      Get good grades – Know your limitations

k.    MCAT review books – start practicing verbal reasoning questions

          i.    Do one passage a day or week over break, etc.

          ii.    Become familiar with timing of exam way to think.

l.      As BMB major should take anatomy and physiology as electives

m.   Take the medical practicum