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Is my real name or email visible on SDN or the SDN Forums?

No, only the information you choose to share is visible.

Tapatalk and SDN Mobile Apps

Using SDN on the go

Admissions Department Verification

Verifying official admissions involvement

Deleting my Account

How to delete your SDN membership account

IRB-Approved Surveys and Research

Posting Surveys and Recruiting for Research Studies

Change SDN Screen Name

How to change your user name on SDN

Delete Content from a Post

Information about post or thread deletion and editing

Report Bad Post

Getting the bad apples out of the barrel

Temporarily deactivating my Account

Sometimes you just want to step away for a while

How to Use Private Conversation Messages

Want to send a private message to another member? Use "Conversations"

Doctor Verification

You've earned it, now flaunt it!

Banned from the Forums

SDN Forums are actively moderated to ensure a healthy community.

Business and Commercial Members

Learn about the special options businesses have for their accounts on Student Doctor Network

Business and Commercial Members FAQ

How to promote your company, product, or service on the SDN Forums

BB codes

The list of BB codes you can use to spice up the look of your messages. This page shows a list of all BB codes that are available.

Change Email

How to change your email

Confidential Consult program

Who answers the Confidential Consult questions?

Classifieds Posting Help

How to post in the classifieds area

Ignore a Member

If there is a member getting under your skin or annoying you, use ignore to mute them.


This shows a full list of the smilies you can insert when posting a message.

Journalist / News Media Assistance

Inquiries from journalists or news outlets

Changing Your Avatar (Profile Picture)

If you don't like the picture that displays next to your posts, here are instructions on how to change it.


You can earn achievements by carrying out different actions. This page shows a list of the achievements that are available.

Cookie usage

This page explains how this site uses cookies.

Terms and rules

You must agree to these terms and rules before using the site.

Privacy policy

You must accept this policy before using the site.

Advertising Internships, Job Opportunities, Residencies, and Fellowships

How to advertise internships, job opportunities, residencies, and fellowships on SDN

Vision and Values

Vision and Values