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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
      Messages:
      31,005
      Latest: Wayne State BMS 2016-2017 Visible Ghost, 08.30.16 at 1:20 PM
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    1. Allopathic

      MD student topics. For current medical students.
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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: What is your typical study plan? MYRIAD909, 08.30.16 at 1:44 PM
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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: Peds neuro Amygdarya, 08.30.16 at 12:15 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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    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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      23,280
      Messages:
      230,537
      Latest: Is Dental school worth $400k tuition? briansle, 08.30.16 at 10:45 AM
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    4. Dental Residents and Practicing Dentists

      For post-graduate dental residents to discuss programs and procedures.
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    5. International Dental

      International DDS/DMD discussion forum.
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      13,627
      Messages:
      151,753
      Latest: UIC IDDP 2017 Egptdent, 08.30.16 at 12:03 PM
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    1. Pre-Optometry

      Pre-optometry student discussion forum.
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    2. OAT Discussions

      Discuss strategies and tips for the Optometry Admissions Test.
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      Messages:
      11,099
      Latest: Sample OAT Study Schedule optometry.girl, 08.29.16 at 10:20 PM
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    3. Optometry

      Forum for practitioners and students currently enrolled in optometry school.
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    1. Pre-Pharmacy

      Prepharmacy student discussion forum.
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      30,501
      Messages:
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      Latest: Interview Drknow32, 08.30.16 at 1:36 PM
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    2. PCAT Discussions

      For discussion of the Pharmacy College Admission Test.
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      Latest: Best PCAT study materials/study schedule? yue15, 08.30.16 at 7:40 AM
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    1. Pre-Physical Therapy

      Pre-physical therapy student forum [ D.P.T. ]
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Community college weight on gpa Daniel86155, 08.30.16 at 1:48 PM
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    2. Physical Therapy

      Forums for students and doctors of Physical Therapy [ D.P.T. ]
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    1. Pre-Podiatry Students

      Prepodiatry student forum. Co-hosted with APMSA.
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      Latest: aacpmas 2016/2017 cycle BTR1208, 08.30.16 at 1:10 PM
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    2. Podiatry Students

      For students currently in podiatry programs. Co-hosted with APMSA.
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      1,955
      Messages:
      29,229
      Latest: TAR and Trauma Residency Programs Ankle Breaker, 08.30.16 at 10:05 AM
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    3. Podiatric Residents & Physicians

      For podiatric residents and physicians. Co-hosted with APMA.
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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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      Messages:
      2,543
      Latest: MHC MFT or MSW? smalltownpsych, 08.28.16 at 9:12 AM
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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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      14,277
      Messages:
      256,399
      Latest: Cannot pass the EPPP :( Therapist4Chnge, 08.30.16 at 1:44 PM
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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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      Messages:
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      Latest: Pet Oxygen Equipment/Mask Doctor-S, 08.30.16 at 10:21 AM
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    1. Audiology [ Au.D ]

      Doctor of Audiology discussions
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      Latest: Applications hopefulAuDstudent321, 08.27.16 at 7:40 AM
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    2. Occupational Therapy [ O.T.D ]

      Doctor of Occupational Therapy discussions
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      3,401
      Messages:
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      Latest: Ask an OT about anything OT! beestrng, 08.30.16 at 1:04 PM
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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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    1. Postbaccalaureate Programs

      Discuss Postbaccalaureate Premedical Programs.
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      139,650
      Latest: Rosalind Franklin BMS 2016-2017 wannabeadoc23, 08.30.16 at 12:37 PM
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    2. 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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    3. 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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    4. Topics in Healthcare

      A place to discuss, discourse, hold forth, and maybe, just maybe, have your mind changed.
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    5. 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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      Latest: Why pay off student loans? bc65, 08.30.16 at 1:39 PM
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    6. 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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    7. NHSC | PHS | IHS

      Discussion of National Health Service Corps and Public Health Service / Indian Health Service issues.
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      Latest: 2016 NHSC loan repayment cycle stonyfighter, 08.25.16 at 7:01 AM
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    8. 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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    9. 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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    1. Canada

      Canadian medical school discussion forum.
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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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      7,165
      Messages:
      73,804
      Latest: *** 2016-2017 MD/PhD Rejections *** starfun21, 08.30.16 at 1:10 PM
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    1. Military Medicine

      Discussion of Medical Corps issues.
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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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    4. General Residency Issues

      General residency topics, not specialty related.
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      17,150
      Messages:
      214,377
      Latest: Ask the Program Coordinator! aProgDirector, 08.30.16 at 1:16 PM
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    5. Internship

      Preliminary year and transitional year discussion forum
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      1,271
      Messages:
      11,545
      Latest: Preliminary year for FMGs. AdmiralChz, 08.29.16 at 10:19 PM
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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. Critical Care

      Critical Care Medicine discussion forum. Co-hosted with PulmCCM Central.
      Discussions:
      600
      Messages:
      6,990
      Latest: Case discussion aspergilloma, 08.30.16 at 10:12 AM
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    8. Dermatology

      Dermatology discussion forum
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      2,406
      Messages:
      21,516
      Latest: ITE/MOC review Balderdash, 08.30.16 at 1:13 PM
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    9. Emergency Medicine

      Emergency Medicine discussion forum
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      11,959
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    10. Family Medicine

      Family Medicine discussion forum
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      3,884
      Messages:
      40,999
      Latest: Importance of academic residency JonMonkey, 08.30.16 at 12:46 PM
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    11. Hospice and Palliative Medicine

      Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine discussion forum.
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      Messages:
      600
      Latest: Hospice and palliative medicine 2017-2018 HPM17, 08.30.16 at 3:35 AM
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    13. Neurology

      Neurology discussion forum.
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      Messages:
      25,182
      Latest: Neurology match/chances postbacpremed87, 08.30.16 at 12:39 PM
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    14. Ob/Gyn

      Obstetrics and Gynecology discussion forum.
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      2,656
      Messages:
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    15. Pain Medicine

      For practicing pain physicians and pain fellows. Co-hosted with PainRounds.com
      Discussions:
      4,693
      Messages:
      59,992
      Latest: SCS implant tips ? lobelsteve, 08.30.16 at 12:55 PM
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    16. Pathology

      Pathology discussion forum.
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    17. Pediatrics

      Pediatrics discussion forum.
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      3,425
      Messages:
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    18. PM&R

      Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation discussion forum.
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      Messages:
      31,211
      Latest: Switching from OBGYN to PM&R RM38, 08.29.16 at 5:44 PM
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    19. Psychiatry

      For psychiatry residents and students interested in psychiatry. Co-hosted with The AAP.
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      9,566
      Messages:
      142,565
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    20. Radiation Oncology

      Radiation Oncology discussion forum.
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      3,630
      Messages:
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    21. Radiology

      Radiology discussion forum.
      Co-Hosted with radRounds.
      Discussions:
      4,268
      Messages:
      39,702
      Latest: Few questions about IR ace07doc, 08.30.16 at 4:53 AM
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    22. Sleep Medicine

      Sleep Medicine discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      197
      Messages:
      1,204
      Latest: Sleep Medicine Fellowship 2016-2017 Shikima, 08.30.16 at 6:33 AM
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    1. Clinicians [ RN / NP / PA ]

      For RNs, NPs, PAs and other current and past medical providers.
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      3,085
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    2. Pre-Hospital [ EMS ]

      For paramedics, EMTs, and other current and past pre-hospital providers.
      Discussions:
      769
      Messages:
      9,282
      Latest: Paramedic clinicals alpinism, 08.27.16 at 8:43 PM
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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.
      Discussions:
      948
      Messages:
      15,157
      Latest: Support and going to med school WhtsThFrequency, 08.30.16 at 8:42 AM
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    1. For Sale and Advertisements

      Post ads and for sale items here
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      17,729
      Messages:
      44,010
      Latest: USMLE Step 1, 2 CK, 2 CS tutoring sdp32, 08.30.16 at 12:53 PM
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    2. Wanted

      Post want ads here
      Discussions:
      4,626
      Messages:
      8,033
      Latest: EPPP Practice Tests AppsAintNoThang, 08.29.16 at 5:03 PM
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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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    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

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      1. DAT

      2. GRE

      3. OAT

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