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    DREXEL DPMS 2021-2022

    Hi everyone! I saw the tremendous support the DPMS alum had to offer in the previous years and thought I'd start a new thread for any super early bird applying for next year! I am new to post bacc programs all together but for now, if anyone has thoughts on what the best Drexel path is for...
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    NYMC vs. Drexel

    Basically, I can’t decide because it seems unclear how the Hahnemann closure at Drexel will affect students’ rotations and their ability to match. In other words, is it an inconvenience or a red flag? I put the rotation schedule for each school below if that helps. Thanks :) NYMC Internal...
  3. medshousing

    Renting Philadelphia Room available Furnished private.

    www.MedsHousing.com Listing # 49306 To Contact Landlord link here Spend Time Living’s boutique home is located in the cities most multiculturally rich neighborhoods. It is surrounded by some of the cities best restaurants and quaint coffee shops. Honest Tom’s is a great taco spot and Lil Pop...
  4. Drewfuss

    SLU vs. MSU vs. Drexel

    Hey yall, I am a California Resident trying to decide between these 3 schools. As I understand it, all 3 schools have similar rankings so I am not sure if that will play much into it. I am looking to do EM or maybe a more competitive surgical subspecialty. Not totally sure yet. I am not really...
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    Drexel IHS 2019-2021

    Hey guys! I was just accepted to Drexel's IHS program for Fall 2019. I noticed there wasn't a recent thread yet for this program and wanted to reach out. Anybody else considering attending? I'm having a lot of trouble finding information about it, so if you happen to be a student/alumnus, I'd...
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    WMU vs Drexel

    Hi! I was accepted to WMU a few months ago and it was my only acceptance and I was very happy. I was accepted to Drexel yesterday afternoon with only a few days to narrow down my decision. Any input is much appreciated! WMU Pros: Small class size Administration is VERY responsive and helpful...
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    Your experience with these MPH/MHA programs

    Hello, So it is almost time to finalize and commit to a program for the fall and I wanted some insights on your experience with the following schools: UIC - MHA Rutgers (New Brunswick) - MPH Drexel - MPH NYU - MPA Cornell - MHA Out of these programs, what was your experience through the...
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  9. LindaAccepted

    Medical Drexel University College of Medicine Secondary Application Essay Tips

    Drexel University’s main campus is located in Philadelphia, PA and, overall, the school has about 1,000 medical students. The school emphasizes the intersection between research and clinical care and has research centers for nanomedicine and neuroengineering. Drexel’s clinical education provides...
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    Am I doing this right? Insight needed please.

    Hello SDN. I am a pre-med biology major at the University of Central Arkansas. I am going into my second year of pre-med and would just like to run some stuff by all of you. Any insight would be greatly appreciated. 1. I had a lot of dual credit in high school, so I decided to take a semester...
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    Am I doing this Right? Insight needed please.

    Hello SDN. I am a pre-med biology major at the University of Central Arkansas. I am going into my second year of pre-med and would just like to run some stuff by all of you. Any insight would be greatly appreciated. 1. I had a lot of dual credit in high school, so I decided to take a semester...
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    Am I doing this right? Insight needed please.

    Hello SDN. I am a pre-med biology major at the University of Central Arkansas. I am going into my second year of pre-med and would just like to run some stuff by all of you. Any insight would be greatly appreciated. 1. I had a lot of dual credit in high school, so I decided to take a semester...
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    HELP me choose an SMP

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  14. eldmd_32

    Renting 1 bd/1bath for rent University City, Philadelphia

    One Bedroom One Bathroom apartment available August 10th at 329 South 42nd Street, Surrey Hall Apartments. Near UPenn/Drexel/USciences graduate and undergraduate schools. Located in a relatively safe location within the Penn Patrol zone. Rent is $1075 per month and includes heat, gas, trash...
  15. Rei02sDinnerParty

    MD & DO Questions about Flipped Classroom Model

    Hi all! I'm an incoming M1 at Drexel and wanted to ask if any current students have any strongly held feelings about the effectiveness of the new foundations and frontiers curriculum (Medical School Curriculum - College of Medicine). I checked out the following video (IL_Video.mp4 - Drexel...
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    Drexel IHS Accepted Class of 2018-2020

    I am creating this thread so that I can connect with my fellow IHS students. Feel free to post questions in this thread concerning housing, tuition, contacts, and anything else IHS related. Looking forward to meeting you all this August!
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    Drexel BMS Program??

    Hi everyone! I was recently accepted to Drexel's BMS program, so I'm wondering if anyone had thoughts on it. I know Drexel has a bunch of pre-med programs (DPMS, IMS, etc.) but after being rejected from DPMS they offered me admission for their BMS program. What's the program like? What is the...
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    Drexel BMS Program??

    Hi everyone! I was recently accepted to Drexel's BMS program, so I'm wondering if anyone had thoughts on it. I know Drexel has a bunch of pre-med programs (DPMS, IMS, etc.) but after being rejected from DPMS they offered me admission for their BMS program. What's the program like? What is the...
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    Tufts MBS/MPH vs Drexel MBS

    Hello all, I am in quite a predicament between schools right now because I have to choose last minute between these two schools. A decision has to be made by June 8th. Cumulative GPA: 5.6, Science GPA: Around 3.3(?, maybe lower), MCAT: First try 499, Second try 498, with pretty minimal...
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    MS in medical physiology at Case Western vs. IMS at Drexel (2018-2019)

    I was accepted into both the MS in medical physiology at Case Western and the IMS at Drexel for this coming year. I am not sure which to pick. My eventual goal is medical school. I am looking for any information on either as well as anything to help decide between the two, especially from anyone...
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    Drexel DPMS 2018-2019

    Has anyone applied to this program? Any current students or alumni willing to answer questions? Thanks!
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    Geisinger Commonwealth vs Drexel

    Hey all! I've gotten admitted to GCSOM and have an upcoming interview at Drexel. As a PA resident, I'm basically picking between these two school at this point. I've heard some negative things about Drexel from browsing SDN, but I haven't seen Drexel compared with GCSOM really in depth anywhere...
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    Stony Brook vs. Drexel

    I have recently been accepted to Stony Brook and Drexel. I'm extremely excited to get both acceptances but both of them were going through curriculum changes and I'm not sure how much of a guinea pig I want to be. Here's a summary of their changes: Drexel: They just changed from Traditional to...
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    Honors College required?

    Helloo, so im a senior in high school and i already applied to all my schools, including a few bs/md program. But im starting to notice stuff about honors colleges on college confidential so I was wondering, will applying to honors colleges next year help my chances of getting into medical...
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    Drexel Online Post-Bacc Pre-med Hybrid

    Hi! I was wondering if anyone has info about the online program that Drexel offers for post-bacc pre-med students? I'd include the link but I am not able to yet! It's called the Post-Bacc Pre-Med Certificate Hybrid Program and it's offered through Drexel Online. Have you done this program...
  26. ginjjji

    Drexel vs Campbell

    I'm trying to figure out what school is best for pre med... Ideas?
  27. LindaAccepted

    Medical Drexel University College of Medicine Secondary Application Essay Tips

    Drexel University’s main campus is located in Philadelphia, PA and, overall, the school has about 1,000 medical students. The school emphasizes the intersection between research and clinical care and has research centers for nanomedicine and neuroengineering. Drexel’s clinical care practice...
  28. sparksflyup

    Secondary Apps: can you shorten school name in answers?

    For example, Drexel's secondary asks: "We at Drexel University College of Medicine have a rich history and a valued mission. Each individual contributes to, supports and enriches our community. Please share with us how you plan on contributing to our College." In my answer, can I refer to the...
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    OUWB vs Drexel

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  30. wwmmkk

    MPH Drexel MPH Admitted Students Day 2017

    Hey SDN friends! I just wrapped up admitted students day at Drexel and took a ton of notes. I would post this in the 2017 thread, but (1) it’s SO LONG and (2) there is so little written anywhere about this school that I wanted to make this easily searchable for future applicants. Overall...
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    DO or MD ? (rowan v drexel)

    Hi! Looking for some advice here as to if I should choose my state DO school (Rowan, which I love) or an out of state MD school I was recently admitted to (Drexel). I really want to pursue pediatrics, and do not see a problem with landing a residency at either school. I also really like both...
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    Research Coordinator Job Opening - Drexel University WELL Center

    Applicants are being sought for a half-time or full-time research coordinator position in the WELL Center (an expansion of the Laboratory for Innovations in Health-Related Behavior Change) at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA, under the direction of Dr. Evan Forman. Drs. Forman, Butryn, and...
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    UMD vs USC vs Drexel pls help

    I'm deciding between these three and feel very conflicted. Any advice or opinions are very much appreciated. Thank you! U Maryland: (fairly) well ranked, famous Shock/Trauma center, working with a diverse population, in state tuition! U Southern California: amazing weather, absolutely love...
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    MPH Penn vs Drexel MPH

    Hi all, I'm applying to programs starting in fall 2017 and thankfully have been accepted into three programs so far (Temple - Health Management & Policy, Drexel - Health Management & Policy, and Penn (UPenn) - Generalist) My interests lie in hospital/healthcare management (obvi) and I would...
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    Upcoming Interviews

    I have interviews coming up with Temple, Drexel, LIU-Brooklyn, and Stony Brook University this month, does anyone know about their interview processes? Or can give me some helpful tips to go into these interviews with? Thanks!
  37. LindaAccepted

    Medical Drexel University Medical School 2016- 17 Secondary Application Tips

    Drexel University’s main campus is located in Philadelphia, PA and, overall, the school has about 1,000 medical students. The school emphasizes the intersection between research and clinical care and has research centers for nanomedicine and neuroengineering. Drexel’s clinical care practice...
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    Drexel MBS Program 2016-2017

    Hey, everyone! I recently got accepted to Drexel's Masters of Science in Biomedical Studies which is a two year program. I am wondering if there is anyone out there who has already committed themselves to start in Fall 2016? It would also be nice if anyone in the program could give me an idea of...
  39. sshidid

    3.99 GPA, 503 MCAT, NY resident, WAMC

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    summer med biochemistry makeup at drexel

    I know there have been some posts about this but they really weren't clear responses to me. Anyone who has actually taken it, can you let me know the set up are their quizzes before the final exam or practice questions, is it difficult...any advice on taking the course?? thanks a bunch