Clara Gillan Master Tutor - MedSchoolCoach

Clara Gillan Master Tutor

Clara Gillan, MedschoolCoach Tutor
99th percentile MCAT scorer with seven years of experience and a relentless focus on what the MCAT actually tests (and how).

Coach's bio

Clara has been a full-time MCAT expert for over seven years and has worked with hundreds of students, while also architecting and writing a wide variety of MCAT practice materials. She graduated from the University of Southern California with a B.S. in neuroscience. Clara is also the co-founder of Frameshift MCAT, a company that provides critical-thinking-focused resources that complement any prep method you’re using, including tutoring. As a tutor, she focuses above all on what the AAMC actually tests and how they test it (in other words, “MCAT-like thinking”). Her favorite MCAT topic is acid-base chemistry, which she can talk about for longer than any reasonable person would ever want to listen.

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 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.


Undergraduate: B.S. University of Southern California


MCAT Chem/Phys: 131 MCAT CARS: 132
MCAT Bio/Biochem: 132
MCAT Psych/Soc: 131
MCAT Total:526

Fun Fact

Clara once worked in a pathology research lab with Dexter Holland, the lead singer of the band The Offspring.

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