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    1. Exam HQ

      Discuss ACT, SAT, AP and other important exams.
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      2,249
      Latest: MCAT NEXT Week YayPudding, Jan 19, 2017 at 5:21 PM
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    2. hSDN

      The place for high school and pre-college students interested in health careers.
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      57,937
      Latest: State school vs. Private school eteshoe, Jan 18, 2017 at 7:32 PM
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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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      14,374
      Messages:
      188,127
      Latest: Quarter Life Crisis, Need Some Advice! gallons, Jan 19, 2017 at 10:59 PM
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    3. Re-Applicants [ MD / DO ]

      Dedicated to premedical students re-applying to medical school.
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      3,423
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      31,507
      Latest: Reapplicant--MCAT issues yellowhat123, Jan 20, 2017 at 12:01 AM
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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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    3. Clinical Rotations

      Discuss issues related to the MS-III and MS-IV years, including rotations and shelf exams.
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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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      34,568
      Messages:
      292,024
      Latest: How to Approach Studying for Step 1 AA|FCB|DOC, Jan 19, 2017 at 10:39 PM
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    1. Pre-Dental

      Predental student discussion forum
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      80,593
      Messages:
      1,019,562
      Latest: UCLA vs. UCSF vs. Harvard -- Please help me! schmoob, Jan 20, 2017 at 12:46 AM
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    2. DAT Discussions

      Discuss study tips and resources to excel on the Dental Admissions Test.
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      Latest: 2017 DAT Examinee Guide krvstak, Jan 20, 2017 at 12:20 AM
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    3. Dental

      DDS and DMD student discussion forum
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      23,505
      Messages:
      232,950
      Latest: Not cut out for dental school LaughingGas, Jan 19, 2017 at 9:45 PM
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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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      Messages:
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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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      2,276
      Messages:
      11,202
      Latest: Chances in getting into Optometry school jonizzy, Jan 16, 2017 at 8:28 PM
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    3. Optometry

      Forum for practitioners and students currently enrolled in optometry school.
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      5,587
      Messages:
      55,539
      Latest: Salus response Lgiglio1, Jan 18, 2017 at 6:46 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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      Messages:
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      Latest: January 4 PCAT NicolasAngel, Jan 16, 2017 at 2:35 PM
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    3. Pharmacy

      For current PharmD students and practitioners.
      Discussions:
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      Messages:
      363,710
      Latest: Emergency supply for c2 for ny zelman, Jan 20, 2017 at 12:55 AM
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    1. Pre-Physical Therapy

      Pre-physical therapy student forum [ D.P.T. ]
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      6,660
      Messages:
      78,733
      Latest: UOP (University of the Pacific) DPT Interview clyn2002, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:24 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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      4,164
      Messages:
      56,830
      Latest: Midwestern vs Temple SLCpod, Jan 19, 2017 at 10:33 PM
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    2. Podiatry Students

      For students currently in podiatry programs. Co-hosted with APMSA.
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      Messages:
      29,658
      Latest: Did anyone just study Pocket Po for part II? heybrother, Jan 19, 2017 at 4:20 PM
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    3. Podiatric Residents & Physicians

      For podiatric residents and physicians. Co-hosted with APMA.
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      Messages:
      13,378
      Latest: Would you all do it again? doctor in da makin, Jan 19, 2017 at 2:04 PM
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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: Which degree to pursue to help children? singasongofjoy, Jan 19, 2017 at 8:12 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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    1. Pre-Veterinary

      Preveterinary student forum.
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      11,773
      Messages:
      699,327
      Latest: Drunk Pre-Vet SDN vetmedhead, Jan 20, 2017 at 12:16 AM
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    2. Veterinary

      For current DVM students and graduates.
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      2,248
      Messages:
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      Latest: At a crossroads. Should I pursue vet med? Sonjaw123, Jan 19, 2017 at 3:19 PM
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    1. Audiology [ Au.D ]

      Doctor of Audiology discussions
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      7,889
      Latest: What would you do in this case? AuDx, Jan 19, 2017 at 7:24 PM
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    2. Occupational Therapy [ O.T.D ]

      Doctor of Occupational Therapy discussions
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      3,662
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      Latest: Undergrad lao27746, Jan 20, 2017 at 1:37 AM
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    3. Speech Pathology [ Ph.D. ]

      Speech Pathology discussions
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  1. Underrepresented in Healthcare

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

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      Latest: Ask a trans med student anything... Guero, Jan 18, 2017 at 4:45 PM
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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:
      2,032
      Latest: How Do You Feel About Women In Medicine WedgeDawg, Jan 19, 2017 at 4:58 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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      67,782
      Latest: Are there jobs that will pay for your MPH? impervious0ne, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:26 PM
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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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      5,735
      Latest: Pediatrics vs MBA loststark, Dec 28, 2016
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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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      40,041
      Latest: Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome VA Hopeful Dr, Jan 19, 2017 at 12:53 PM
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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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      Messages:
      23,039
      Latest: When to sign up for REPAYE fetorius, Jan 19, 2017 at 9:56 PM
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    6. Confidential Consult

      A place to ask sensitive questions you don't feel comfortable asking elsewhere.
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      1,242
      Latest: Business Options aProgDirector, Mar 4, 2015
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    7. Tech: Medical Apps, iOS, Android, medical devices

      Discuss the latest tech, electronic medical records, and medical apps.
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      Latest: Coma Scales Mike iOS, Jan 17, 2017 at 5:51 AM
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    1. Canada

      Canadian medical school discussion forum.
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      1,538
      Messages:
      9,146
      Latest: Taking physics without calc? ameetsing, Jan 19, 2017 at 4:27 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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      7,238
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      74,704
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    1. Military Medicine

      Discussion of Medical Corps issues.
      Discussions:
      8,497
      Messages:
      103,038
      Latest: Post civilian residency stationing teacherman84, Jan 19, 2017 at 9:21 PM
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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.
      Discussions:
      2,910
      Messages:
      6,416
      Latest: PGY1 IM PA seeking PGY 2 in IL/IN/OH pp329, Jan 19, 2017 at 1:03 PM
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    4. General Residency Issues

      General residency topics, not specialty related.
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    5. Internship

      Preliminary year and transitional year discussion forum
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      1,295
      Messages:
      11,838
      Latest: Basics for Intern Year Crayola227, Jan 20, 2017 at 1:36 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:
      16,703
      Messages:
      297,422
      Latest: Fatties and anesthesia Ezekiel2517, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:29 PM
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    8. Critical Care

      Critical Care Medicine discussion forum. Co-hosted with PulmCCM Central.
      Discussions:
      621
      Messages:
      7,228
      Latest: Critical Care Salary CCM2017, Jan 19, 2017 at 12:45 PM
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    9. Dermatology

      Dermatology discussion forum
      Discussions:
      2,436
      Messages:
      21,775
      Latest: Finding a research year for after M3? dragon529, Jan 19, 2017 at 3:12 PM
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    10. Emergency Medicine

      Emergency Medicine discussion forum
      Discussions:
      12,160
      Messages:
      243,606
      Latest: South Texas jobs micoyeh, Jan 19, 2017 at 9:27 PM
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    11. Family Medicine

      Family Medicine discussion forum
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      4,000
      Messages:
      42,410
      Latest: Learning about primary care politics Freezeout, Jan 19, 2017 at 8:24 PM
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    12. Hospice and Palliative Medicine

      Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine discussion forum.
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    14. Neurology

      Neurology discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      3,682
      Messages:
      25,744
      Latest: Achthar, monopoly, and price gouging. neglect, Jan 19, 2017 at 3:04 PM
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    15. Ob/Gyn

      Obstetrics and Gynecology discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      2,699
      Messages:
      20,447
      Latest: Fetal surgery Entadus, Jan 19, 2017 at 7:15 AM
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    16. Ophthalmology: Eye Physicians & Surgeons

      Co-hosted with the AAO's Young Ophthalmologists Committee.
      Discussions:
      6,122
      Messages:
      50,757
      Latest: Medical Legal Consultation rates Eyefixer, Jan 19, 2017 at 8:45 PM
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    17. Pain Medicine

      For practicing pain physicians and pain fellows. Co-hosted with PainRounds.com
      Discussions:
      4,957
      Messages:
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    18. Pathology

      Pathology discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      6,402
      Messages:
      101,329
      Latest: WATS 3D Technology for dysplasia in Barrett's? Torsed, Jan 19, 2017 at 8:29 PM
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    19. Pediatrics

      Pediatrics discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      3,496
      Messages:
      27,303
      Latest: Pediatric Cardiology 2016/2017 Interview Thread newprep, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:15 PM
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    20. PM&R

      Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      3,789
      Messages:
      31,841
      Latest: Summer RIC Externship vs. MSSCE colourmebadd, Jan 19, 2017 at 10:05 PM
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    21. Psychiatry

      For psychiatry residents and students interested in psychiatry. Co-hosted with The AAP.
      Discussions:
      9,809
      Messages:
      148,033
      Latest: Transitioning to outpatient year lyla, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:28 PM
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    22. Radiation Oncology

      Radiation Oncology discussion forum.
      Discussions:
      3,704
      Messages:
      36,651
      Latest: Rhabdomyosarcoma case napoleondynamite, Jan 20, 2017 at 1:18 AM
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    23. Radiology

      Radiology discussion forum.
      Co-Hosted with radRounds.
      Discussions:
      4,369
      Messages:
      42,144
      Latest: Top program communiques radnonymous, Jan 19, 2017 at 7:32 PM
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    24. Sleep Medicine

      Sleep Medicine discussion forum.
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      201
      Messages:
      1,230
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    1. Clinicians [ RN / NP / PA ]

      For RNs, NPs, PAs and other current and past medical providers.
      Discussions:
      3,135
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    2. Pre-Hospital [ EMS ]

      For paramedics, EMTs, and other current and past pre-hospital providers.
      Discussions:
      768
      Messages:
      9,231
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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:
      965
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      15,322
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    1. For Sale and Advertisements

      Post ads and for sale items here
      Discussions:
      18,058
      Messages:
      44,907
      Latest: Buying New TBR Orgo books howtomedicine, Jan 19, 2017 at 2:36 PM
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    2. Wanted

      Post want ads here
      Discussions:
      4,683
      Messages:
      8,126
      Latest: Looking for RxPrep 2016 ZakMeister, Jan 19, 2017 at 7:16 AM
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    3. Housing (Temporary and Long-term)

      Need a place to live? Have a place to rent?
      Discussions:
      3,616
      Messages:
      5,545
      Latest: Nice Fishtown 2 story for sale vicsmyrealtor, Jan 19, 2017 at 1:59 PM
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    4. Jobs and Help Wanted Board

      Available practice positions, student jobs, etc.
      Discussions:
      2,354
      Messages:
      3,287
      Latest: Part time Scribe needed in Plano, TX Area dastaak, Jan 20, 2017 at 12:38 AM
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    5. Nonprofit / Educational / Student Orgs

      Announcements from nonprofit organizations, associations or institutions.
      Discussions:
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      Messages:
      256
      Latest: Drugs In Jordan App bfr.alex, Jan 17, 2017 at 7:59 AM
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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. Information for Exhibitors

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    2. Test Prep

      Discussions:
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      Messages:
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      1. DAT

      2. GRE

      3. OAT

      Latest: Official StudySchedule Timeline Discussion BluMist, Jan 18, 2017 at 1:18 PM
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