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    PCOM vs COMP (westernU Pomona)

    PCOM pros close to current home city school highly ranked cons in the northeast when I ideally want to move to SoCal for residency interview day experience was unorganized and made me weary (because they just started a new curriculum - so my class would be round 2 guinea pigs) COMP...
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    Every other weekend staffing

    Can any past or present residents give any insight on how draining it is to staff every other weekend without comp days vs. with? Also, what are your thoughts on programs without a research month in December (along with staffing every other weekend)?
  3. vs_95

    2017-2018 Western U of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific Lebanon

    Prompts 1. Have you participated in research? If yes, why was this research experience valuable to you? 2. Do you have teaching experience? If yes, why was this teaching experience valuable to you? 3. While shadowing a physician, what did the experience do to solidify your desire/ambition to...
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    How to Pass Comp?

    Hey everyone! So I am soon going to be writing my comp exam for the second time in about a months time. Kinda stressing out. Last attempt I got a 59 and I need a 68 to pass. I thought I had studied a lot for the 1st attempt, but obviously was not enough. I was wondering if someone could give...
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    NYITCOM vs WesternU COMP - Pomona

    Hi Everyone, I know there was a similar post comparing these two schools, but I wanted to ask again since that post is a little outdated and I know things have changed at both schools over the years. How do you compare the rotations/residency matches? Academic support? Clubs and activities?
  6. DantheManimal

    Need advice on what to do if I don't get in

    So this is my first cycle applying. Non trad, late applicant (complete Nov., secondaries all done by Jan. 1), only applied to DO. So far received 1 preinterview hold (AZCOM) and 3 interviews. All 10 schools sent me a II. Of the interviews, I have one rejection (WesternU COMP), one wait list...
  7. DantheManimal

    What route should I take?

    So this is my first cycle applying. Non trad, late applicant (complete Nov., secondaries all done by Jan. 1), only applied to DO. So far received 1 preinterview hold (AZCOM) and 3 interviews. All 10 schools gave me a II. Of the interviews, I have one rejection (WesternU COMP), one wait list...
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    Western U - COMP Class of 2020

    I'm sure this won't get too much use once the facebook group gets made, but thought I'd start one for us SDNers in the meantime! Congrats to everyone who has been accepted! Personally this is my top choice and I'm ecstatic and grateful to have the chance to follow my dreams. :highfive: