1. P

    Nuero or IM matching with red falgs (marijuana)?

    Hello all, I am currently a MS-2 (DO) who wants to apply to Internal Medicine or Neurology. My academic average is 90+ (while doing step 1/ COMLEX prep) and I should be able to get to a 240+ on Step One. My did a summer research elective that will give me 2 oral presentations; one local, one...
  2. R

    Cannabis Medicine Lab Tech for Gap Year?

    If I were offered a good paying position with a company like this for my gap year, would this be weird/at all controversial to mention to medical schools? The lab techs do test such as: cannabinoids, pesticides, terpenes, residual solvents, mycotoxins, and microbial impurities. This may be a...
  3. J

    How screwed am I for this disorderly conduct charge?

    M2 here, looking for some advice/input because SDN can be brutally honest and I think that’s what I need right now. In college, I received a citation for disorderly conduct (not a felony, not a misdemeanor) due to having a small amount of marijuana in my possession. It was a stupid thing that I...
  4. CoitusInterruptus

    Cannabis and interviews

    Given the wave of legalization sweeping the nation and the perennially optimistic research that seems to surface daily (Study on cannabis chemical as a treatment for pancreatic cancer may have 'major impact,' Harvard researcher says), have you guys prepared to talk about your personal thoughts...
  5. J

    Residency App with Prior (x2) arrests

    Hello, I recently have gotten admitted to medical school (Both MD and DO) Class of 2023. I wanted to know how two prior arrest for possession of Marijuana will affect my application. Dates and results as follows October 2015- Possesion of Cannabis- Dismissed (Expunged) April 2017- Possesion...
  6. M

    Will my casual Marijuana use during my high school years stop me from becoming a surgeon?

    So I am just starting undergrad now. I'm interested in going to medical school and my dream is to become a surgeon. I'm extremely passionate about it and I performed pretty well in high school. However, the summer going into my junior year I began smoking weed probably around 2-4 times a...
  7. Kevin.Mero

    Pushing marijuana rule, Board of Pharmacy Director offered attorney a job

    Oklahoma State Board of Pharmacy Director Chelsea Church, offered former Oklahoma State Department of Health attorney Julie Ezell, a job with the "guarantee" of a pay raise if Ezell included a pharmacist requirement in the OSDH's medical marijuana rules. Ezell did not do as Church asked...
  8. TragicalDrFaust

    Drug related suspension from 2011

    In 2011 someone I know was expelled after their freshman year of undergrad because about an ounce of marijuana was found in their dorm room. Their school judicial board charged them with possession/possession with intent to distribute. The school was in a state where an ounce is automatically...
  9. M

    Possession of Marijuana before Application cycle

    Hello everyone. I'm freaking out. After going through one of the most stressful fall semesters of my life, I was caught and given a citation for possession of marijuana. Here in Virginia, this counts as a misdemeanor. My court date is in February and I will try to get the case dismissed (doing...
  10. YouGiveMeHeartFailure

    Trouble With Marijuana At The Border (US/CANADA)

    Something has been causing me anxiety for quite some time now. I will try to make the story as short as possible. Back story: I am an FMG (graduating in June). I visited Canada about 1.5 years ago just for visa reasons and then re-entered the United States driving my car. I had some time off...
  11. SterlingMaloryArcher

    Just checking to see if anybody cares about off-duty marijuana use anymore

    1.) Honestly just curious to see what premeds (or physicians) in 2017 think about it 2.) When it is legal will physicians probably or probably not be aloud (by licensing boards) to smoke or ingest marijuana off duty? 3.) Do non-employee physicians (has admitting privileges at the hospital) get...
  12. P

    Certiphi Background Check - Misdemeanor Marijuana

    I posted this on Pre-Pharm forum also but thought maybe some readers on this forum might have more insight...I have been conditionally accepted to 2 Texas Pharmacy schools to date. I have a misdemeanor possession of marijuana < 2 oz charge from 2015 for which I served 6 months probation and...
  13. P

    Certiphi Background - Misdemeanor Marijuana - TX PhD Schools

    I have been conditionally accepted to 2 Texas Pharmacy schools to date. I have a misdemeanor possession of marijuana < 2 oz charge from 2015 for which I served 6 months probation and received deferred adjudication. On my Certiphi criminal background check, the County Criminal, Federal Criminal...
  14. D

    Medical Marijuana Clinic Profitability

    Does anyone know what sort of hourly pay one can expect from giving marijuana recommendations part-time? Edit: just found a website where you can get a marijuana recommendation for $70 in minutes after filling out whatever documents and getting approved by a doc reading it. how profitable do...
  15. H

    Marijuana possession misdemeanor

    Hi all. This is a new account for anonymity's sake. Looking for some advice. I was caught with marijuana a few weeks ago and took a plea deal for probation without verdict which means that the offense will be completely expunged after about a year. I made a mistake and will unfortunately have...
  16. Dr.GizzyGagan

    Possible To Get Accepted?

    Hey guys so i was just wondering is it possible to apply and get accepted to Dental School if you have a By Law Ticket thats says possession of marijuana? It was a fine that was paid off but shown on the record!
  17. U


    Hey, So I really enjoy smoking weed. Throughout college, I've smoked fairly regularly with the exception of breaks of a couple weeks to a couple months here or there because of an upcoming drug test for a job, travel, family events etc... I've recently been accepted into pharmacy school and...
  18. D

    Dismissed non-traffic infraction and license question

    Hey sdn, I was recently found to be innocent of a non-traffic infraction in Washington state with open/consume marijuana in a public place and had the infraction dismissed. Now I did not smoke anything, but was hanging out with a friend who was. I'm a first year pharmacy student getting ready...
  19. M

    Can I get in?

  20. E

    Arrested while in dental school

    Hi everyone. I'm a 2nd yr dental student and I was recently arrested for possession of marijuana. This record cannot be erased but can only go to trial to see outcome. The fine is a disorderly persons offense non criminal but does have a criminal record. Has anyone been arrested while in school...
  21. L

    Legalization of Marijuana

    I am a high school student in AP Lang. We are writing an I-Search paper and I need to conduct an interview. I wanted to interview a doctor, but she bailed last minute. Anyone with some sort of credentials would be extremely appreciated. It is only a few questions! I'd also need you to email my...