#advice

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    Work/Activities Advice

    Hey! I will be applying MD in the upcoming cycle and was just starting to organize all my experiences and jobs that I have had during my undergraduate career. However, I am having an issue with putting contacts for one of my jobs, as I was self-employed. For the past 5 years or so I have been a...
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    Need Help Deciding - Duke or USF 7 Year BS/MD Program for Pre-Med Undergrad!

    Hi everyone, I am blessed to have been accepted to Duke's Class of 2023 and University of South Florida's BS/MD. However, I am super stressed about deciding between these two schools. There are pro's and con's of both but I just don't know how important Duke's prestige is (vs. a state school)...
  3. CherieRed

    Need Advice

    I did not enter pharmacy school and I did horribly on the pcat. Still I want to study pharmacy. I have finished my bachelors degree in biomedical sciences with all the pre requisites that most pharmacy schools ask for. Since I graduated I worked for several pharmaceutical industries but I...
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    MD Please share your thoughts (very bitter international MD student)

    Hi fellow students! As title suggests I am actually not US based as I am a MD student at the International Medical School in Italy. I don't want to talk about studying abroad (which is why I didn't post in the forum dedicated to international students...), but rather I want to ask for your...
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    is it too late for me to start on the pre-vet track? help pls

    I wanted to be a vet when I was younger but kinda moved away from it. I am a current sophomore psychology major and enjoy it, but I'm not in love with it. Lately I've been looking up grad school options, and every field I consider, I find myself trying to figure out a way to work in that field...
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    How Do You Know Schools Will Fit For Me? // Chance Me Kinda

    Amidst the craziness of apps and anticipation for the interview / accepted season, I wanted to focus what I believe is a key aspect of the process: Designating the schools. Personally, I am struggling to determine which schools to send my applications. This post serves to answer the questions...
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    What do the best M1's medical students in do?

    Hi all, I think this question has been in the mind of most brand new medical students. All those cute fresh faces that quickly turn into horror after they start realizing what they got themselves into. We have all been there at one time or another and we can relate to the struggle. Having said...
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    Feeling depressed, yet again...

    Hi, I really need to know if there's the slightest bit of hope for me. I'm feeling extremely depressed at the moment, and I'm really embarrassed to share this, but I need to do know what to do from here and if I have even the slightest chance. I took the MCAT last month, and got back my scores...