Student Doctor Network

  1. SDN is made possible through member donations, sponsorships, and our volunteers. Learn about SDN's nonprofit mission.
    1. Exam HQ

      Discuss ACT, SAT, AP and other important exams.
      Discussions:
      257
      Messages:
      2,154
      Latest: AP Physics 1 elite17xx, 09.23.16 at 10:15 PM
      RSS
    2. hSDN

      The place for high school and pre-college students interested in health careers.
      Discussions:
      4,010
      Messages:
      57,302
      RSS
    1. Nontraditional Students

      Nontraditional student discussion forum
      Discussions:
      14,023
      Messages:
      183,851
      Latest: The Dead Horse: RN to Physician popopopop, 09.26.16 at 1:15 PM
      RSS
    2. Re-Applicants [ MD / DO ]

      Dedicated to premedical students re-applying to medical school.
      Discussions:
      3,378
      Messages:
      31,046
      Latest: When is the best time to update schools? gyngyn, 09.24.16 at 11:22 AM
      RSS
    1. Allopathic

      MD student topics. For current medical students.
      Discussions:
      29,698
      Messages:
      676,410
      Latest: Paying off student loans username456789, 09.26.16 at 1:44 PM
      RSS
    2. Osteopathic

      DO student topics. For current medical students. Co-hosted with The Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents.
      Discussions:
      12,885
      Messages:
      273,344
      Latest: On break. No idea what to do. kenjixshadow, 09.26.16 at 1:25 PM
      RSS
    3. Clinical Rotations

      Discuss issues related to the MS-III and MS-IV years, including rotations and shelf exams.
      Discussions:
      9,382
      Messages:
      93,640
      RSS
    4. USMLE and COMLEX

      Discuss strategies and issues for the USMLE and COMLEX Step 1, 2 and 3.
      Discussions:
      34,081
      Messages:
      289,098
      RSS
    1. Pre-Dental

      Predental student discussion forum
      Discussions:
      79,572
      Messages:
      989,966
      RSS
    2. DAT Discussions

      Discuss study tips and resources to excel on the Dental Admissions Test.
      Discussions:
      41,801
      Messages:
      279,274
      Latest: about General Chemistry Destroyer samsamani, 09.26.16 at 12:58 PM
      RSS
    3. Dental

      DDS and DMD student discussion forum
      Discussions:
      23,310
      Messages:
      230,767
      RSS
    4. Dental Residents and Practicing Dentists

      For post-graduate dental residents to discuss programs and procedures.
      Discussions:
      8,794
      Messages:
      93,114
      RSS
    5. International Dental

      International DDS/DMD discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      13,663
      Messages:
      152,102
      RSS
    1. Pre-Optometry

      Pre-optometry student discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      6,353
      Messages:
      51,582
      RSS
    2. OAT Discussions

      Discuss strategies and tips for the Optometry Admissions Test.
      Discussions:
      2,248
      Messages:
      11,117
      Latest: My Complete OAT Experience Jmi4, 09.24.16 at 4:07 PM
      RSS
    3. Optometry

      Forum for practitioners and students currently enrolled in optometry school.
      Discussions:
      5,566
      Messages:
      55,449
      Latest: Vision Therapy at UHCO txvisiontherapy21, 09.24.16 at 4:03 PM
      RSS
    1. Pre-Pharmacy

      Prepharmacy student discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      30,598
      Messages:
      581,063
      RSS
    2. PCAT Discussions

      For discussion of the Pharmacy College Admission Test.
      Discussions:
      5,942
      Messages:
      48,210
      Latest: Exam question clgp23, 09.24.16 at 11:24 AM
      RSS
    1. Pre-Physical Therapy

      Pre-physical therapy student forum [ D.P.T. ]
      Discussions:
      6,306
      Messages:
      72,955
      Latest: 2016-2017 Texas Applicants Flamingo10, 09.26.16 at 1:36 PM
      RSS
    2. Physical Therapy

      Forums for students and doctors of Physical Therapy [ D.P.T. ]
      Discussions:
      4,626
      Messages:
      36,868
      Latest: PT Aide responsibilities in my PTCAS App aquah, 09.26.16 at 1:28 PM
      RSS
    1. Pre-Podiatry Students

      Prepodiatry student forum. Co-hosted with APMSA.
      Discussions:
      4,102
      Messages:
      55,520
      Latest: aacpmas 2016/2017 cycle Weirdy, 09.26.16 at 12:19 PM
      RSS
    2. Podiatry Students

      For students currently in podiatry programs. Co-hosted with APMSA.
      Discussions:
      1,960
      Messages:
      29,389
      Latest: Class of 2018 rayovac, 09.26.16 at 10:28 AM
      RSS
    3. Podiatric Residents & Physicians

      For podiatric residents and physicians. Co-hosted with APMA.
      Discussions:
      1,059
      Messages:
      13,291
      RSS
    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.
      Discussions:
      390
      Messages:
      2,586
      Latest: MHC Internship MAClinician, 09.26.16 at 4:56 AM
      RSS
    2. Psychology [Psy.D. / Ph.D.]

      For discussion of psychology doctoral degree issues. Co-hosted with PsychCentral.
      Discussions:
      14,342
      Messages:
      257,265
      RSS
    1. Pre-Veterinary

      Preveterinary student forum.
      Discussions:
      11,638
      Messages:
      656,461
      RSS
    2. Veterinary

      For current DVM students and graduates.
      Discussions:
      2,198
      Messages:
      23,200
      Latest: Vet Clinical Pathology Day-to-Day Trilt, 09.23.16 at 8:24 AM
      RSS
    1. Audiology [ Au.D ]

      Doctor of Audiology discussions
      Discussions:
      936
      Messages:
      7,864
      RSS
    2. Occupational Therapy [ O.T.D ]

      Doctor of Occupational Therapy discussions
      Discussions:
      3,446
      Messages:
      40,192
      Latest: West Coast University wannabeOT2, 09.26.16 at 1:33 PM
      RSS
    3. Speech Pathology [ Ph.D. ]

      Speech Pathology discussions
      Discussions:
      92
      Messages:
      283
      Latest: Seeking advice please Johnpet, 06.05.16
      RSS
  1. Underrepresented in Healthcare

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

      Discussions:
      13
      Messages:
      161
      Latest: Caring for LGBTQ patients Guero, 09.25.16 at 3:43 AM
      RSS
    2. Underrepresented in Healthcare

      For individuals that are underrepresented in the healthcare profession
      Discussions:
      1,056
      Messages:
      22,268
      RSS
    3. Women in Healthcare

      Discussion forum for women in medicine. Co-hosted with the Jewish Alliance for Women in Science.
      Discussions:
      113
      Messages:
      1,809
      Latest: Help with resource MamieRobinson, 09.21.16 at 12:27 AM
      RSS
    1. Postbaccalaureate Programs

      Discuss Postbaccalaureate Premedical Programs.
      Discussions:
      9,703
      Messages:
      139,762
      Latest: MEDPATH 2016 Ohio State University Rocketsfan2301, 09.26.16 at 11:41 AM
      RSS
    2. Public Health Degrees (Masters and Doctoral)

      For students interested in public health either as an individual degree or in combination with another degree.
      Discussions:
      6,328
      Messages:
      66,200
      Latest: EIS 2017 EpiRunner, 09.26.16 at 12:36 PM
      RSS
    3. Med Business [ MD/MBA, DO/MBA, DDS/MBA ]

      For those currently in combined MBA programs and interested students.
      Discussions:
      912
      Messages:
      5,703
      RSS
    4. Topics in Healthcare

      A place to discuss, discourse, hold forth, and maybe, just maybe, have your mind changed.
      Discussions:
      1,757
      Messages:
      39,721
      RSS
    5. Finance and Investment

      Discussion of everything other than financial aid. Includes investment, mortgage, retirement, banking, etc. Co-hosted with The White Coat Investor
      Discussions:
      1,199
      Messages:
      13,843
      Latest: Question about tax abolt18, 09.25.16 at 12:52 PM
      RSS
    6. Financial Aid

      Discuss financial topics, including private or military scholarships, student loans, and educational costs.
      Discussions:
      3,514
      Messages:
      22,959
      Latest: Next market bubble is student loans? sazerac, 09.26.16 at 7:43 AM
      RSS
    7. NHSC | PHS | IHS

      Discussion of National Health Service Corps and Public Health Service / Indian Health Service issues.
      Discussions:
      159
      Messages:
      2,614
      Latest: 2016 NHSC loan repayment cycle blacklisted, 09.23.16 at 5:25 PM
      RSS
    8. Confidential Consult

      A place to ask sensitive questions you don't feel comfortable asking elsewhere.
      Discussions:
      337
      Messages:
      1,242
      Latest: Business Options aProgDirector, 03.04.15
      RSS
    9. Tech: Medical Apps, iOS, Android, medical devices

      Discuss the latest tech, electronic medical records, and medical apps. Co-hosted with iMedicalApps.
      Discussions:
      1,735
      Messages:
      15,156
      Latest: Your favorite medicine videos testimonybaby, 09.20.16 at 11:22 AM
      RSS
    1. Canada

      Canadian medical school discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      1,504
      Messages:
      9,008
      Latest: Referees Drizzy6, 09.22.16 at 2:36 PM
      RSS
    1. Physician Scientists

      For students interested & current students in Physician Scientist Training Programs or biomedical research programs.
      Discussions:
      7,176
      Messages:
      74,005
      Latest: How to build a research career? Neuronix, 09.26.16 at 12:24 PM
      RSS
    2. Student Research and Publishing

      Co-hosted with McGill Journal of Medicine.
      Discussions:
      786
      Messages:
      3,982
      Latest: quit medical school for PhD SpartanWolverine, 09.21.16 at 1:15 PM
      RSS
    1. Military Medicine

      Discussion of Medical Corps issues.
      Discussions:
      8,391
      Messages:
      101,462
      Latest: National guard without mdssp HopefulPilot, 09.26.16 at 10:11 AM
      RSS
    2. Practicing Physicians

      For physicians that have completed residency training and are in hospital, community or academic practice.
      Discussions:
      152
      Messages:
      1,396
      Latest: Lets light this up tartesos, 09.23.16 at 8:57 AM
      RSS
    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.
      Discussions:
      2,842
      Messages:
      6,263
      RSS
    4. General Residency Issues

      General residency topics, not specialty related.
      Discussions:
      17,231
      Messages:
      215,171
      Latest: Question about Medicare Funding Residency Raryn, 09.26.16 at 1:40 PM
      RSS
    5. Internship

      Preliminary year and transitional year discussion forum
      Discussions:
      1,275
      Messages:
      11,595
      RSS
    6. Combined Residencies

      For discussions covering topics realted to combined residency programs (ie: IM-Peds, EM-IM, etc).
      Discussions:
      333
      Messages:
      3,145
      RSS
    7. Anesthesiology

      Discussions:
      16,478
      Messages:
      289,585
      Latest: Teachers make more than Doctors hourly. nimbus, 09.26.16 at 1:29 PM
      RSS
    8. Critical Care

      Critical Care Medicine discussion forum. Co-hosted with PulmCCM Central.
      Discussions:
      607
      Messages:
      7,079
      RSS
    9. Dermatology

      Dermatology discussion forum
      Discussions:
      2,415
      Messages:
      21,602
      RSS
    10. Emergency Medicine

      Emergency Medicine discussion forum
      Discussions:
      12,003
      Messages:
      237,449
      Latest: new attending, i suck at ortho migm, 09.26.16 at 1:10 PM
      RSS
    11. Family Medicine

      Family Medicine discussion forum
      Discussions:
      3,913
      Messages:
      41,346
      RSS
    12. Hospice and Palliative Medicine

      Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      113
      Messages:
      606
      Latest: Hospice and palliative medicine 2017-2018 pmd17, 09.26.16 at 12:35 PM
      RSS
    13. (Private)
      RSS
    14. Neurology

      Neurology discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      3,642
      Messages:
      25,323
      Latest: Child Neurology Match 2017 cloudhands, 09.26.16 at 11:59 AM
      RSS
    15. Ob/Gyn

      Obstetrics and Gynecology discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      2,663
      Messages:
      20,103
      RSS
    16. Ophthalmology: Eye Physicians & Surgeons

      Co-hosted with the AAO's Young Ophthalmologists Committee.
      Discussions:
      6,034
      Messages:
      49,662
      Latest: Pros and cons of ophtho subspecialties Iladelphia, 09.26.16 at 1:24 PM
      RSS
    17. Pain Medicine

      For practicing pain physicians and pain fellows. Co-hosted with PainRounds.com
      Discussions:
      4,737
      Messages:
      60,793
      RSS
    18. Pathology

      Pathology discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      6,350
      Messages:
      100,641
      Latest: 2017 Pathology ERAS/NRMP Cycle mdphdpath, 09.26.16 at 1:05 PM
      RSS
    19. Pediatrics

      Pediatrics discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      3,432
      Messages:
      26,387
      RSS
    20. PM&R

      Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      3,753
      Messages:
      31,333
      Latest: Open fellowship and residency spots axm397, 09.26.16 at 9:46 AM
      RSS
    21. Psychiatry

      For psychiatry residents and students interested in psychiatry. Co-hosted with The AAP.
      Discussions:
      9,628
      Messages:
      143,750
      RSS
    22. Radiation Oncology

      Radiation Oncology discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      3,648
      Messages:
      34,773
      Latest: skin ulcer from radiotherapy XRT_doc, 09.26.16 at 1:16 PM
      RSS
    23. Radiology

      Radiology discussion forum.
      Co-Hosted with radRounds.
      Discussions:
      4,295
      Messages:
      40,179
      Latest: 2016-2017 Interview Thread MLDM, 09.26.16 at 1:20 PM
      RSS
    24. Sleep Medicine

      Sleep Medicine discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      199
      Messages:
      1,211
      Latest: Sleep Medicine Fellowship 2016-2017 Shikima, 09.26.16 at 11:24 AM
      RSS
    1. Clinicians [ RN / NP / PA ]

      For RNs, NPs, PAs and other current and past medical providers.
      Discussions:
      3,091
      Messages:
      40,598
      RSS
    2. Pre-Hospital [ EMS ]

      For paramedics, EMTs, and other current and past pre-hospital providers.
      Discussions:
      769
      Messages:
      9,289
      Latest: Paramedic clinicals CajunMedic, 09.21.16 at 7:14 PM
      RSS
    1. Spouses and Partners

      A support forum for the spouses and significant others of health professions students. Co-hosted with AMA-Alliance.
      Discussions:
      949
      Messages:
      15,169
      Latest: Letting him go. unsweetened88, 09.23.16 at 10:48 PM
      RSS
    1. For Sale and Advertisements

      Post ads and for sale items here
      Discussions:
      17,779
      Messages:
      44,158
      Latest: DAT Destroyer for Sale! maggie93, 09.26.16 at 9:34 AM
      RSS
    2. Wanted

      Post want ads here
      Discussions:
      4,643
      Messages:
      8,055
      RSS
    3. Housing (Temporary and Long-term)

      Need a place to live? Have a place to rent?
      Discussions:
      3,587
      Messages:
      5,504
      RSS
    4. Jobs and Help Wanted Board

      Available practice positions, student jobs, etc.
      Discussions:
      2,316
      Messages:
      3,228
      RSS
    5. Nonprofit / Educational / Student Orgs

      Announcements from nonprofit organizations, associations or institutions.
      Discussions:
      177
      Messages:
      244
      RSS
    6. IRB Approved Research Surveys

      For posting your IRB approved survey. Must include copy or link to IRB approval letter.
      Discussions:
      51
      Messages:
      67
      RSS
    1. Test Prep

      Discussions:
      736
      Messages:
      5,115
      1. DAT

      2. GRE

      3. OAT

      RSS