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    Evaluate my chances and any tips or strategies would be helpful

    I will preface by saying you're going to read this and probably say yikes. That is fine but its too late now I decided that I'm applying this cycle what matters here now is strategy to overcome my 1% chance of getting in. So I will do my best to give a picture of me as an applicant then give me...
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    Florida Southern College - 2020 Start

    Hey everyone! Has anyone heard back from FSC yet? Or were invited to the January interview? I applied to FSC at the end of November and had my application forwarded to the admissions committee on 12/11. Thanks!
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    Best Post Bacs in Florida?

    Was wondering if anyone had any insights on Post Bacs in Florida? Like which are the best and if any have some kind of linkages etc. Haven't found a ton of info here on Florida, I might be missing a thread somewhere but feel free to redirect me, super new here. Thanks! According to AAMC these...
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    What extra curriculars should I do?

    Hey everyone, I am a junior transferring from community college to UF. My grades are horrible compared to other people. I have a lot of hours shadowing and quite a bit of volunteering hours. What should I do other than get a better GPA and a good DAT to make my application look better? I...
  5. Big Tall Doctor

    Question about Florida residency

    I have begun researching different schools to apply to next cycle, and I was wondering if anyone had experienced something similar to me. I lived in Florida my whole life and came out to California for my undergrad. While I’m school my parents got divorced and I lost all financial assistance...
  6. ALPharmD24

    For Sale Dr. Strauss Florida MPJE Pharmacy Law Review (2019)

    I just took my Florida MPJE to get my pharmacy license last month (July 2019). I only used this Dr. Strauss Florida MPJE guide to pass. I have no use for it anymore and would like to sell it. It is the NEW 2019 version as I just purchased it last month for $178 on www.helppasspharmacylaw.com. It...
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    USMLE Step 2 CS study partner Gainesville Florida

    Hi everyone I am an IMG graduated from Egypt, I plan to take CS exam October 2019 in Huston and I need study partner (preferably live), I live in Gainesville FL.
  9. TheGroove

    Anyone get accepted with online degree?

    Got an associates degree with research, all my prerequisites done, multiple LOR’s, and have other awards/accomplishments specific to the small college but it’s a 90 minute drive. About to start a 24/48 schedule, so traditional classes would be hard and I’m considering finishing my undergrad at...
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    MD OOS tuition waiver for veteran dependents

    Hi everyone! I will be moving to Florida for med school this fall and have heard that veteran dependents can receive an OOS tuition waiver in that state (this would allow me to pay IS instead of OOS tuition). I don't qualify for any GI Bill benefits through my dad's prior military service, but I...
  11. TheGroove

    Online after finishing all prereqs, some research, etc. Advice needed

    Hi, everyone. SDN lurker for a while, but decided to make an account for a question I have. I’ll be graduating a small state college soon with an Associate of Science in Biology. I’ve taken all my prerequisites, have good LOR’s from professors, was a college ambassador, have shadowing...
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    What are my chances of being accepted at the following Florida state schools? Seeking some much needed advice!

    Hello all! I am pretty new to SDN and after many days of scrolling through various forums I have been able to gather some very useful information. To start off with here are some of my basic stats: Ethnicity: Haitian (born in Haiti raised in Miami) Class Standing: Senior (graduate in December...
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    USF SELECT vs Rutgers RWJMS

    Hey guys! With waitlists starting to move, I figured I should have this decision down pat in case USF pulls me from their list. Any advice would be amazing!! USF SELECT Pros: I really enjoyed the interview day. Met 3 students and they all seemed really cool but this may have been a small...
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    UF (OOS) vs Case

    UF vs Case UF pros: - nice weather - more global health opportunities than Case - lecture is recorded and non-mandatory - affordable housing within walking distance of campus - less expensive (49k OOS) but could become IS (37k) after year 2 (over 4 years this is about a 85k total difference...
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    Should I go to Touro-CA or take a gap year?

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    MD & DO Supply of multiple specialties in Florida to exceed demand by 2025

    http://safetynetsflorida.org/wp-content/uploads/Jan-28-IHS-Report-PDF.pdf Should this be concerning for any of us medical students interested in specialties that will have a much greater supply than demand in 2025? For example, emergency medicine is supposed to have a supply of 3220 and a...
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    Position Swap Swap or transfer PGY-2 FM in FL to Northeast

    I'm a PGY-1 at a reputable university program in Central Florida, looking to move to NYC or surrounding areas to be closer to my husband. Any help would be appreciated, thank you!
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    Position Swap PMR PGY2 (2019) Swap from FL to MI

    I'm a PGY1 completing my TRI year and am categorically matched as a PMR resident in Florida. I am interested in swapping PGY2 year (2019) to Michigan for family reasons. Please PM me if interested, and also PM me if you have another specialty I may consider.
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    Post-Bach Programs for Re-applicant LECOM vs. OSU COM

    Hello everyone, I was wondering if I could get some general advice on my situation. I have a number of conundrums. Any constructive advice is most welcome. Thank you! My Stats: B.S. in Biology from University of Wisconsin Madison (2017) Certificate (Minor) in Classical and Near Eastern...
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    NSU Tampa DPT Questions

    Hey guys! I'm getting ready to apply to schools this summer and the NSU Tampa hybrid program seems very interesting to me and is one of my top choices. I was just wondering how those who are attending this program or have attended this program feel about it, and whether or not you feel having...
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    Florida Medical License for Fellows

    How long will it take on an average for IMGs (who don't have FCVS verification) to get Florida medical license for starting fellowship? Thanks in advance.
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    2019-2020 Cardiology Fellowship Opening

    Brandon Regional Hospital is pleased to announce the opening of our ACGME accredited Cardiology Fellowship. We have two PGY4 spots to fill that will start July 1, 2019. Please pay close attention to the following information, as we have been approved outside of the Match. Eligibility: Below...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's FGCU OT 2019

    Hey everyone! I wanted to connect with others who have also applied to FGCU. It is one of my top choices and I'm getting anxious since I know they give interview invites pretty soon. Hopefully, we can keep each other updated. I have already submitted my app, the deadline is today and I heard...
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    Position Available Interventional Spine and Pain Management Fellowship

    Florida Spine Institute has non-ACGME accredited, Interventional Spine and Pain Management Fellowship in Clearwater, Fl. Our program trains Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation nad/or Anesthesia residents in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide array of painful spine and musculoskeletal...
  25. DoctorOrdinary

    What is a proper OOS school connection?

    Not a typical WAMC post but more of a question about the more in-state friendly public schools such as ones in Texas and Cali. I'm a Florida resident and have family (1st cousins) in Texas who I visit once every year or every other year. I also have a close relative in Cali that just recently...
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    Florida DPT

    Hello everyone! Just wanted to start a thread for those of us applying to DPT programs in Florida so we can share our stats/admission decisions and ask questions. I'll start and post my stats below :)
  27. DrMDeezy

    UF Dental Interviewed vs Accepted

    Just curious since I can't find this data anywhere. How many people did UF Dental interview vs how many they accepted?
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Florida OT Applicants 2018/2019

    I saw a post like this for Texas so I thought I would do the same for Florida. When you hear back share it with the thread! University: University of Tampa Major: Allied Health Overall GPA: 3.35 - might be slightly lower on OTCAS not sure (3.25 ish on OTCAS?) Pre-Req GPA: 3.3-3.6 (depending on...
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    Admission and questions about these schools

    Hi everyone, I'm new to this forum! I am pre-vet and looking at a few schools. I am not too far into my undergrad to really give an accurate GPA and haven't taken my GRE. But it is currently above 3.6 and I hope to graduate at that or higher, and hopefully will have around there for the science...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Am I gonna get into OT school??

    University: University of Tampa (going into senior year) Major: Allied Health Overall GPA: 3.35 - might be slightly lower on OTCAS not sure (3.25 ish on OTCAS?) Pre-Req GPA: 3.3-3.6 (depending on school) Last 60 Credit Hours so far GPA: 3.51 GRE: Q:153 V:143 :( AW: 4.0 Extra-Curric: President...
  31. acc10

    Vet School Visits!!!

    Hi everyone, I'm looking for some help from current vet students. I'm a rising senior undergrad student applying this admissions cycle. I live in New York and am going on vacation in Florida in a couple of weeks (July 21-July 29). My dad and I are planning on driving back so we can stop and...
  32. Snickerdoodle1996

    NOVA MD MCAT

    hello everyone, Does anyone know what MCAT range NOVA MD prefers? And whether or not they favor Florida residents. I’m trying to decide if it’s worth applying to. The MSAR is lacking in information since the school is new. Thanks.
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    Coursework & Fieldwork Florida Level 2 sites for neuro

    Hi! I am an OT student located in Florida and was wondering if anyone had suggestions about sites that accept level 2 students that are in a neuro setting (preferably inpatient)? I am planning to apply to Brooks in Jacksonville but was wondering what experiences others have had at Brooks and...
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    PhD/PsyD FL licensure based on other state licensure

    This is rather specific....but has anyone recently and successfully achieved a FL psychologist license based on an existing CA license (i.e., based on the Psychologist Licensure by Endorsement of Other State Licensure application process)? If you can't speak directly to the CA to FL processes -...
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    UF vs UVA

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  36. Stanelz

    *** The Official LECOM Class of 2023 Interview/Acceptance Thread ***

    Hey guys it's that time again! To everyone applying to LECOM, good luck and I'll see you guys on the interview trail! LECOM begins interviewing in July* and conducts most of their interviews from September through January with smaller waves from January through March Acceptances typically go...
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    Please help me.. Do I have any hope?

    Can I get into an MD or DO school? These are my stats: - Hispanic (Colombian) - Green card holder (Permanent resident) -- Florida resident - Biology major - 3.8 science GPA - 3.8 cumulative GPA - 497 MCAT (125 BS, 126 CP, 124 Social, 122 CARS) I am extremely disappointed with my score :( I...
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    What MCAT score would I need?

    What MCAT score would be enough for me to get into MD schools if I have a 3.8 science GPA, a 3.8 cGPA, 60+ shadowing pulmonologists, critical care doctors, a PCP (travel medicine), ~350 hours of volunteering at 2 different hospitals, good LORs, and I am a coauthor of a publication in entomology...