1. L

    Taking Orgo 2 for the 5th time - am I delusional?

    I am going to be taking Organic Chemistry 2 for the 5th time this summer. (Lord.) I took Organic Chemistry 1 THREE times before I finally passed with a C. I HATE chemistry to say the least. I don't get it at all but to be fair, if I spent more time with the material than I currently do, I might...
  2. Falconette85

    Readmission to Vet School

    Hello everyone. I am a first year vet student that didn't pass anatomy by one point. The end result: dismissal from CVM. The faculty of CVM appeared to be supportive and offered to help me deal with this before I petition to be readmitted in fall 2020. In the mean time, I am required to take...
  3. 9

    Failed Step 1 and Successfully Matched Anesthesia.

    Hey guys I've been a longtime lurker but created a new account to share this story with you. I have read so many posts here on SDN that really helped me through the dark times in Med School. I'm hoping to pay it forward. About me: Top 30 USMD school. Never a stellar student, bottom half of my...
  4. Iwtpeditw

    Is there hope? Partner needing any and all advice.

    Hello, I am seeking any and all help for my partner who is currently applying to a four year college to start Pre-Med. I have posted a thread once before (you guys are awesome and helpful) but sadly this new information has come to light. I have been updated on the situation and I have found out...
  5. L

    AK Mpje...round 2

    Hi everyone. I just took my mpje for the second time today and felt like I completely failed it. I passed my NAPLEX on my first try the first week of October. I scheduled my first mpje a week after I took the NAPLEX. I was working the whole time and only had one full day of studying. I failed...
  6. M

    Failed ABEM oral boards

    I just found out I did not pass my oral boards. FWIW I’m a US med school grad, trained at a top residency, and in shock because I’ve passed all my boards in the pass. My score was fairly low and I have no breakdown of the score. I don’t understand how I could’ve scored so low. I prepped for the...
  7. Solving4gravity

    Most Likely Failed COMLEX PE

    Hey everyone, not a regular poster, but just finished up taking my COMLEX PE this week. I know everyone says this, but I really am pretty sure I failed which sucks cause I'm in my fourth year. Mostly worried about things I didn't know I was supposed to do. Just looking for some insight on how...
  8. F

    gen chem

  9. M

    Advice on Postponing Step 1

    Hey guys! Complete newbie to posting (but veteran lurker). I'm an IMG graduate. I was scheduled to my Step 1 in 2 weeks but my NBME scores are dismal: NBME 13 (6/13/2018): 161 NBME 17 (5/17/2018): 178 That's an increase of 17 points over 4 weeks....still failing :dead: I've come to terms with...
  10. D


    Hello everyone , I am an IMG and gave my exam in Chicago in sep 2017 and failed in CIS component with high performance in SEP and ICE, that moment the result came in was very distressing, for the first 10-15 days I was constantly trying to find out what I did wrong at first go, I went through...
  11. U

    I failed 2 classes... am I screwed?

    So, I'm currently a student at a community college, and I'm planning to transfer to a 4-year institution as a Junior this Fall (USC hopefully.) I got D's in 2 online courses (GE's) last year because I forgot to take the finals (idiotic, I know.) I managed to repeat the courses during the Winter...
  12. U

    I failed 2 classes... am I screwed?

    So, I'm currently a student at a community college, and I'm planning to transfer to a 4-year institution as a Junior this Fall (USC hopefully.) I got D's in 2 online courses (GE's) last year because I forgot to take the finals (idiotic, I know.) I managed to repeat the courses during the Winter...
  13. H

    USMLE tutoring from a United States Physician at an affordable price

    I have double doctorate degrees. I am a US (MD) Medical School Graduate and I also have a Doctorate in Pharmacy (PharmD) and graduate with Summa Cum Laude as I was ranked #1 in my class. I am currently taking time off and have time to help/tutor students and physicians with any and all the...
  14. FancyFloss

    Failed a course, what is remediation like?

    Title says it all. I'm a D1 and failed a course this past semester. So what is remediation like?
  15. G

    6 failed classes - MD Chance?????

    Okay I know 6 is a lot but please read. I started a degree online back in 2013 and hated it. I pretty much neglected it because my parents borderline forced me (as I had a good job in a small town without a Uni). It was in HR and after i just didn't bother with the first semester but said I...
  16. J

    Failed Step 2 CS? Please help!!

    Hey all, just wanted to see what you guys thought of the mistakes I made during the exam. In one encounter, pt told said he had an allergy to something but in my haste on the note, wrote that he had none... In another patient I wrote that lungs were clear bilaterally in haste and bc of...
  17. D

    Can I still get into dental school? What do I do next?

    Hello, I dumb-goofed this semester. I am a sophomore in college and currently have a 3.3 GPA. This semester, I took a light course load for several reasons. I pledged into a professional pre-health fraternity, my mom got diagnosed with Hepatitis B, my father was diagnosed with early on-set...
  18. P

    Failed 1st year University

    I'm a first year in one of the best Universities in Canada and throughout the course of several months, even before university started, I have been struggling with depression and my purpose in life. Due to my cynical and depressed state, I neglected my studies and managed to fail my first term...
  19. F

    Failed Nursing school/ low cGPA High sGPA. what are my chances?

    So I may be in a position where I fail out of nursing school. What are my chances of getting into a medical school with a high science GPA, high mcat score, but low overall GPA?? My friends in medical school are looking at my coursework and have said that my material is more difficult in some...
  20. S

    Need Advice From Program Director

    Hi - I am a US born FMG from a carribbean medical school. I have taken my Usmle step 1&2 multiple times and currently am stuck on usmle step 2. I applied to one program, the one I work for. I work for the PD in another department who got me the interview for the IM program. She is aware of my...
  21. B

    Appealing a Block Grade

    At my school we do blocks by system. Within the blocks we have small quizzes and activities that are graded and then we have final exams in anatomy and another based on clinical information. We have to have a certain grade at the end of the block to pass or else we will have to do a remediation...
  22. K

    Is a score review worth it?

    I have taken the Florida MPJE 3 times and made a 72, 73, 73 consecutively. Is the score review worth doing? Or has anyone heard any stories about going through score review? Thanks
  23. S

    Failed Genetics M1 - residency

    Hey Guys, I'm really concerned about this. I just received an N grade in medical genetics. I honestly was just late for the last quiz because of a traffic incident and missed 5 points and now i failed by 1 point. I'm able to remediate during the winter break, but an N grade will appear on my...
  24. C

    Did horrible in my pre-calc class?

    So, being stupid and a freshman in college with a weak math background I decided to take pre-calc in the summer as a 6 week course and ended up getting a D- in the class. I am obviously going to retake it, and my school has a policy on replacing your grade with whatever new grade you receive...
  25. B

    Failed MPJE :( Waiver form to speed up ATT??

    Hi all, I recently started my residency here and just found out that I failed the MPJE by 2 points :'( I know that it usually takes a month for the new ATT to generate, but my residency director was telling me about how the state board can sometimes waive the processing time (of course not the...
  26. A

    Tutoring for NAPLEX

    Took the NAPLEX and failed (score was 69). I used the RxPrep book, not the online quizzes the first time. So this time I bought the online membership but I'm looking for more guidance than that. I absolutely have to pass on my 2nd try to keep my job (my dream job!). I can't find any tutoring...
  27. P

    Anxiously Awaiting NAPLEX Score

    Hey All,
  28. I

    Cpje regrade, worth it or not?

    hi, I got my score from April 2016 and failed with a composite score of 67. The weird part is I scored average on all 3 areas...makes no sense! So I pretty much have to ace an area to pass? I saw that there's an option for a regrade, has anyone done this and had an actual change in their score?
  29. F

    Extremely Depressed due to recent events, Can I still get in

    Hi, So this was supposed to be my last semester at school (im 4th year), and up until this semester ended I had maintained a 3.84 gpa, 3.91 if you don't count my third year. I ended up getting some final marks back, and I failed both of the tests in the hard courses I took this semester (Got...
  30. T

    Failed Step 1 should I take CS?

  31. N

    Basically Failed My First Year of College. How do I get back on track?

    Hi, I know this might be something you hear about a lot but I really need help. I am currently in the spring semester of my first year and I've realized that I failed my first year of college. I failed my fall semester with a low GPA of 2.12 and I'm heading towards the same destination this...
  32. D

    Need Advice - Non-competitive PM&R DO vs MD

    Hello all, This is my first time posting to this site and I'm looking for some help. Due to my inability to perform well on exams (which I just discovered in medical school - yay) I am unfortunately a very non-competitive applicant for residency. I was falling behind in my first term of first...
  33. R

    CK failed need help, 4th attempt

    I failed the CK 3 times already now. I am super scared. I cannot pass this exam for some reason. I did a study course, read kaplan material and now reading step 3 material. I don't know what I am doing wrong. Please give me any advice that can help me pass. I know I am already screwed but if I...
  34. R

    Switching classes

    So I am currently a freshman in college and I failed Chemistry 121. I want to know if it looks bad if I switch into Chemistry 111. Chemistry 121 is a fast pace course designed to do the traditional chemistry route in 3 classes instead of 4. Will I still be able to get into med school if there's...