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    1. Exam HQ

      Discuss ACT, SAT, AP and other important exams.
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    2. hSDN

      The place for high school and pre-college students interested in health careers.
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    1. Pre-Medical Osteopathic [ DO ]

      Premedical student discussion. Co-hosted with Pre-SOMA.
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    2. Nontraditional Students

      Nontraditional student discussion forum
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    3. Re-Applicants [ MD / DO ]

      Dedicated to premedical students re-applying to medical school.
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      3,373
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      30,999
      Latest: Re-interviewing keesMD, 08.23.16 at 9:11 PM
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    1. Allopathic

      MD student topics. For current medical students.
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      Latest: DPM as easy pathway to Orthopedics? Goro, 08.24.16 at 8:49 AM
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    2. Osteopathic

      DO student topics. For current medical students. Co-hosted with The Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents.
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      Latest: Cerebellum and Ataxia nihitmehta, 08.24.16 at 7:39 AM
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    3. Clinical Rotations

      Discuss issues related to the MS-III and MS-IV years, including rotations and shelf exams.
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      Latest: Emergency Medicine COMAT dfib slim, 08.23.16 at 5:07 PM
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    4. USMLE and COMLEX

      Discuss strategies and issues for the USMLE and COMLEX Step 1, 2 and 3.
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      33,930
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      Latest: Q.valvular heart disease animando, 08.24.16 at 8:43 AM
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    1. Pre-Dental

      Predental student discussion forum
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    2. DAT Discussions

      Discuss study tips and resources to excel on the Dental Admissions Test.
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    3. Dental

      DDS and DMD student discussion forum
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    4. Dental Residents and Practicing Dentists

      For post-graduate dental residents to discuss programs and procedures.
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      Messages:
      92,421
      Latest: I don't understand the doom and gloom Hedgy, 08.24.16 at 9:08 AM
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    5. International Dental

      International DDS/DMD discussion forum.
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    1. Pre-Optometry

      Pre-optometry student discussion forum.
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Should I re-take OAT? (Need advice) easyyyuser, 08.24.16 at 6:51 AM
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    2. OAT Discussions

      Discuss strategies and tips for the Optometry Admissions Test.
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      Latest: Nervous...Physics... fandf6, 08.24.16 at 8:09 AM
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    3. Optometry

      Forum for practitioners and students currently enrolled in optometry school.
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      Latest: Textbooks for Sale OTbound2014, 08.22.16 at 8:36 PM
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    1. Pre-Pharmacy

      Prepharmacy student discussion forum.
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    2. PCAT Discussions

      For discussion of the Pharmacy College Admission Test.
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      Latest: PCAT 95th percentile - July 2016 ShrutiS, 08.23.16 at 7:32 AM
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    1. Pre-Physical Therapy

      Pre-physical therapy student forum [ D.P.T. ]
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      Latest: GPA's, GRE's, XTRA's, ACCEPTANCES PrePT2017VT, 08.24.16 at 8:32 AM
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    2. Physical Therapy

      Forums for students and doctors of Physical Therapy [ D.P.T. ]
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      Messages:
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      Latest: transcript sending MaryforPT, 08.23.16 at 5:58 PM
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    1. Pre-Podiatry Students

      Prepodiatry student forum. Co-hosted with APMSA.
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      Latest: Personal Statement Peer Review dr.phoot, 08.24.16 at 4:29 AM
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    2. Podiatry Students

      For students currently in podiatry programs. Co-hosted with APMSA.
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    3. Podiatric Residents & Physicians

      For podiatric residents and physicians. Co-hosted with APMA.
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      Latest: NE residency ldsrmdude, 08.19.16 at 8:20 AM
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    1. Mental Health and Social Welfare

      [M.A., M.S.W., B.S., B.A.] For discussion of undergraduate and masters degree issues. Co-hosted with PsychCentral.
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      Latest: MFT at Antioch? psychyes93, 08.23.16 at 3:42 PM
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    2. Psychology [Psy.D. / Ph.D.]

      For discussion of psychology doctoral degree issues. Co-hosted with PsychCentral.
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      Latest: NIH Loan Repayment Program dunzos, 08.24.16 at 8:13 AM
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    1. Pre-Veterinary

      Preveterinary student forum.
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    2. Veterinary

      For current DVM students and graduates.
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    1. Audiology [ Au.D ]

      Doctor of Audiology discussions
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      Latest: Audiology job opportunities xxearsxx, 08.18.16 at 5:30 PM
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    2. Occupational Therapy [ O.T.D ]

      Doctor of Occupational Therapy discussions
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      Latest: Philadelphia Observation Hours kms433, 08.24.16 at 7:03 AM
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    3. Speech Pathology [ Ph.D. ]

      Speech Pathology discussions
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      Latest: Seeking advice please Johnpet, 06.05.16
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  1. Underrepresented in Healthcare

    Forums for students and doctors historically underrepresented in healthcare.
    1. LGBTQ

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    2. Underrepresented in Healthcare

      For individuals that are underrepresented in the healthcare profession
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    3. Women in Healthcare

      Discussion forum for women in medicine. Co-hosted with the Jewish Alliance for Women in Science.
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      Messages:
      1,810
      Latest: Baby during general surgery residency? gb122787, 08.22.16 at 4:16 PM
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    1. Public Health Degrees (Masters and Doctoral)

      For students interested in public health either as an individual degree or in combination with another degree.
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      Latest: Undergrad Applying for MPH Programs Pudu2009, 08.24.16 at 8:30 AM
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    2. Med Business [ MD/MBA, DO/MBA, DDS/MBA ]

      For those currently in combined MBA programs and interested students.
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      Latest: Post-MBA career MDviaMBB, 08.17.16
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    3. Topics in Healthcare

      A place to discuss, discourse, hold forth, and maybe, just maybe, have your mind changed.
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    4. Finance and Investment

      Discussion of everything other than financial aid. Includes investment, mortgage, retirement, banking, etc. Co-hosted with The White Coat Investor
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    5. Financial Aid

      Discuss financial topics, including private or military scholarships, student loans, and educational costs.
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      Latest: PAYE and PSLF RangerBob, 08.13.16
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    6. Confidential Consult

      A place to ask sensitive questions you don't feel comfortable asking elsewhere.
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      Latest: Business Options aProgDirector, 03.04.15
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    7. Tech: Medical Apps, iOS, Android, medical devices

      Discuss the latest tech, electronic medical records, and medical apps. Co-hosted with iMedicalApps.
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      15,149
      Latest: SDN App for iOS lego128, 08.22.16 at 5:04 PM
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    1. Canada

      Canadian medical school discussion forum.
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      Latest: Pre-Med Applications HELP Medix450, 08.23.16 at 8:40 PM
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    2. General International Discussion

      General international medical discussion forum.
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      Latest: Externship program grazi, 08.22.16 at 3:38 PM
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    1. Physician Scientists

      For students interested & current students in Physician Scientist Training Programs or biomedical research programs.
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    2. Student Research and Publishing

      Co-hosted with McGill Journal of Medicine.
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    1. Military Medicine

      Discussion of Medical Corps issues.
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Medical discharge from HPSP Cooperd0g, 08.24.16 at 6:47 AM
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    2. Practicing Physicians

      For physicians that have completed residency training and are in hospital, community or academic practice.
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    3. Internship, Residency and Fellowship Positions

      List upcoming or currently available internship, residency or fellowship positions, positions wanted and position swaps. Co-Hosted with Resident Swap.
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      6,194
      Latest: Neurology PGY-3 alchemist90, 08.24.16 at 7:49 AM
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    4. General Residency Issues

      General residency topics, not specialty related.
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      Latest: OB/GYN fellowship after IM residency??? smq123, 08.24.16 at 9:00 AM
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    5. Internship

      Preliminary year and transitional year discussion forum
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      Latest: how do you interact with your senior? AdmiralChz, 08.24.16 at 6:26 AM
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    6. Combined Residencies

      For discussions covering topics realted to combined residency programs (ie: IM-Peds, EM-IM, etc).
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    7. Anesthesiology

      Discussions:
      16,394
      Messages:
      287,783
      Latest: Mylan and epi pen Planktonmd, 08.24.16 at 8:52 AM
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    8. Critical Care

      Critical Care Medicine discussion forum. Co-hosted with PulmCCM Central.
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      Messages:
      6,948
      Latest: Two Year CC Fellowship 2016 Jempolkejepit, 08.23.16 at 10:45 AM
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    9. Dermatology

      Dermatology discussion forum
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      Messages:
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      Latest: New bolognia? yvesstcloud, 08.23.16 at 6:23 PM
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    10. Emergency Medicine

      Emergency Medicine discussion forum
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      Messages:
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      Latest: New Treatment for Pseudoseizures WilcoWorld, 08.24.16 at 9:10 AM
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    11. Family Medicine

      Family Medicine discussion forum
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Importance of academic residency JonMonkey, 08.24.16 at 7:29 AM
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    12. Hospice and Palliative Medicine

      Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine discussion forum.
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      Latest: Hospice and palliative medicine 2017-2018 Yuria, 08.23.16 at 6:06 PM
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    14. Neurology

      Neurology discussion forum.
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    15. Ob/Gyn

      Obstetrics and Gynecology discussion forum.
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      2,653
      Messages:
      20,014
      Latest: doximity obgyn rankings trypanosomiasis, 08.23.16 at 4:14 PM
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    16. Pain Medicine

      For practicing pain physicians and pain fellows. Co-hosted with PainRounds.com
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      Messages:
      59,773
      Latest: Overhead question lobelsteve, 08.24.16 at 8:44 AM
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    17. Pathology

      Pathology discussion forum.
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    18. Pediatrics

      Pediatrics discussion forum.
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    19. PM&R

      Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation discussion forum.
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      Messages:
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    20. Psychiatry

      For psychiatry residents and students interested in psychiatry. Co-hosted with The AAP.
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    21. Radiation Oncology

      Radiation Oncology discussion forum.
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      Messages:
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    22. Radiology

      Radiology discussion forum.
      Co-Hosted with radRounds.
      Discussions:
      4,263
      Messages:
      39,668
      Latest: Radiology step 1 average 2016 Cyal, 08.24.16 at 8:32 AM
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    23. Sleep Medicine

      Sleep Medicine discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      197
      Messages:
      1,198
      Latest: Sleep Medicine Fellowship 2016-2017 tatsuchi, 08.22.16 at 9:37 AM
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    1. Clinicians [ RN / NP / PA ]

      For RNs, NPs, PAs and other current and past medical providers.
      Discussions:
      3,083
      Messages:
      40,546
      Latest: Kin for pa school Apollo1, 08.24.16 at 5:44 AM
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    2. Pre-Hospital [ EMS ]

      For paramedics, EMTs, and other current and past pre-hospital providers.
      Discussions:
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    1. Spouses and Partners

      A support forum for the spouses and significant others of health professions students. Co-hosted with AMA-Alliance.
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    1. For Sale and Advertisements

      Post ads and for sale items here
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      Messages:
      43,954
      Latest: DAT (Destroyer) Prep Materials docdoc912, 08.24.16 at 4:41 AM
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    2. Wanted

      Post want ads here
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    3. Housing (Temporary and Long-term)

      Need a place to live? Have a place to rent?
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    4. Jobs and Help Wanted Board

      Available practice positions, student jobs, etc.
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Writing Opportunity Pallet, 08.23.16 at 2:20 PM
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    5. Nonprofit / Educational / Student Orgs

      Announcements from nonprofit organizations, associations or institutions.
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    6. IRB Approved Research Surveys

      For posting your IRB approved survey. Must include copy or link to IRB approval letter.
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    1. Test Prep

      Discussions:
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      1. DAT

      2. GRE

      3. OAT

      Latest: How to Self-Study for the MCAT BerkReviewTeach, 08.22.16 at 8:37 PM
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