SDN Members don't see this ad. (About Ads) Starting the process of narrowing down choices, looking for ideas on fields: About me: 240<Step 1<250 "Top 10" school (Whatever that means) 1 backwater research pub, another more prominent upcoming, but I'll be 3rd or 4th author Likes: Operating/Procedures. Doesn't have to be cutting per say, but working with my hands would be a plus. A life outside of medicine. Not "Lifestyle" or cush, just want to be able to ski a couple times/wk, maybe go on vacation every once in a while. Big, technical, tangible, focused problems with an identifiable solution (Things I can fix, eventually, even if the process is a sonofabitch) Patient interactions & Continuity Old people. VA patients in particular Technology & big fancy toys. A dash of diagnosis & medicine in general (For example, ortho turned me off because it seemed to lack those things, just left the operating) A dash of Research Dislikes: Surgeons, surgical culture (Biggest argument against G-surg for me right now are the surgeons I've worked with so far) Butt-pus (Or things with the words "Draining" and "Sinus" in them) Social work Recommendations?