Amy Chen MD Master Advisor | MedSchoolCoach

Amy Chen MD Master Advisor

Amy Chen MD, MedSchoolCoach Master Advisor
Dr. Chen graduated from Harvard College and Harvard Medical School and is a current Dermatology resident at UCSF. She was a member of the Harvard Pre-Med Committee for 3 years

Coach's bio

Amy graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard College with a Bachelors in Human Developmental and Regenerative Biology. She received her MD degree from Harvard Medical School and is currently a resident in Dermatology at the University of California – San Francisco (UCSF). She has published over 20 abstracts and peer-reviewed publications in dermatology.

Amy has over 6 years of medical school admission consulting experience and served for 3 years on the Harvard Pre-Medical Committee. She has worked with dozens of medical school applicants on all aspects of their applications, from personal statements and activities to secondaries and interviews. Students she has worked with have been accepted to top medical schools such as Harvard, Yale, Johns Hopkins, Columbia, and Stanford, among others. She has been a Master Advisor for MedSchoolCoach for the last 2 years.

Student Reviews

I was actually hesitant when I first used MedSchoolCoach; it was a lot of money and I wasn't sure how much help I really needed. I am so glad that I ended up using their services! My advisor (Audrey Jordan) was phenomenal and helped me navigate the shipwreck that is medical school admissions even in the most challenging of times. The advice, edits, and support that I received though med school coach undoubtedly aided in my success to attend my top choice allopathic program in the fall.


BA, Harvard University
Medical School:
MD, Harvard Medical School
Dermatology, UCSF



Fun Fact

Dr. Chen was born in Shanghai, China, but grew up in several places including Canada, New Jersey, and Mississippi. She spent 5 years in New Zealand in middle school and high school, before returning to the United States to finish high school and college. She enjoys traveling and seeing different parts of the world.

contact us for more help

Recent Blog Posts

View All Posts

Get to Know Our New Tutor, Jennifer Chyu!

We sat down with Jennifer, MedSchoolCoach tutor and fourth year student at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, to learn a[...]

calendar-icon June 10, 2017
Doctor and nurse discussing patients tests at tablet computer in a hospital

What are the COMLEX Exams?

The COMLEX is a series of exams that students in osteopathic schools must take in order to receive their license[...]

calendar-icon May 17, 2019

4 Things to Know Before Applying to Medical School

Any individual who wishes to become a doctor is likely sick of hearing about how difficult medical school is and[...]

calendar-icon January 10, 2017


View all guidebooks
The Pre-Med Journey

The Pre-Med Journey: What it Takes to Get into Medical School

Thinking about applying to medical school? Discover what high school students need to know about obtaining a career in medicine.

Successfully Planning for the USMLE Step 1 and 2 CK

Successfully Planning for the USMLE Step 1 and 2 CK

Get ready for the USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 with this free guide to study planning and resource utilization.

100 MCAT Study Tips

100 MCAT Study Tips

Taking the MCAT? These 100 tips and tricks will help you ace the MCAT.