medical alleopathic

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    MD or DO Schools w/ Holistic Medicine Courses

    Hi this is my first post on SDN so bear with me :) My intention for coming here is to build a list of medical schools in America or Canada that offer more in terms of holistic, integrative, and functional medicine training. Please contribute with more schools you may know of and your personal...
  2. P

    Dropping an SMP

    Hello guys! So I enrolled into an SMP in June. I was told that I would get a scholarship, however, after receiving the financial aid today I don't think I can afford it. I didn't include this in my primary application because I had wanted to see my financial aid first. Classes start next...
  3. student-of-life

    Attended Stanford for undergrad - should I use not well known state school postbac committee letter?

    I attended Stanford for undergrad, taught through TFA, and then worked in edtech for a few years before deciding to become a doctor. As a career changer, I've done most of my pre-req requirements over the past 1.5 years at a local state school, which is now offering to write me a committee...
  4. Piglet2020

    December/January Interviews and Non-rolling Admissions

    Are December/January interviews considered late? I’m asking b/c I haven’t heard back from 20 schools and I just received an II for December. Have you heard of people being outright accepted after a December/January interview? I guess it wouldn’t be ideal if the school is rolling. My next...
  5. Piglet2020

    Silent Squad Wya?

    Applied to 25 schools, 2 II, 1 reject, and rest silence. Complete 7/31-8/3 Not in panic mode, just want to see how everyone is holding up in the radio silence.
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    MD & DO What are my chances? 3.1 gpa 520 mcat

    hello everyone! This is another what are my chances thread! I am an asian female, texas resident, and senior applying this cycle. I took my MCAT last summer and I got a 520! GPA wise i haven't been so lucky, i was enrolled in a dual credit program in high school and didn't do very well so...
  7. S

    Happiness in Dentistry

    Hi! I'm currently a junior in college, and I have been set on the field of dentistry for some time now. However, I still feel the allure of pursuing surgery or internal medicine, and I was hoping someone on here could help me figure out if I am in dentistry for the right reasons. I love...
  8. P

    Will my algebra 2 grade count into my science GPA?

    I took intermediate algebra in my first semester at a community college and received a C. I'm now applying to medical school and I was wondering if this class would be counted into my science GPA? I'm at a 4 year university and this class isn't even counted towards my bachelor's because it's...
  9. P

    Most Chill, easiest, safest Caribbean Medical School

    Hello All, So I've been exploring the Pre-Med track a bit, and I had this question which I hope could be answered. It seems like Caribbean Medical schools achieve their residency matches and what ever success they have by a process of weeding out students, like for example, Saba school of...
  10. Z

    recommended pre-med major

    Hi SDN, I am currently beginning college and would like to know how to choose or what major to choose based on the following information. After attending medical school I want to be a psychiatrist. Although I am interested in biology I do not want to be a biology major. I am very intrigued by...
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    WCM-Q admission to 4 years MD program, 2017 cycle

    Hi guys, I'm applying to the 4 years MD program at WCM-Q for the 2017 cycle. I recently graduated from college in NYC and currently preparing for the MCAT. I'll be taking a gap year and hopefully I get in WCM-Q medical program, it is my dream school.
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    MD & DO CGPA:3.8 SGPA: 3.7 MCAT: 512 School List Help!

    Hey guys, I was wondering if you guys could possibly chance me and help me with my school list. Im a biology major going to a small private liberal arts university in California. Im interested in MD and DO. Thanks! Heres a little info: CGPA: 3.8 SGPA:3.7 MCAT:512 EC: 1) Medical Scribe (4...
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    505 MCAT 3.94 cGPA chance of getting into Temple or Drexel

    Hi all, Back in February, I took my MCAT and received a not-so satisfactory score of a 505 (Phys/Chem:129 CARS:125 Bio/Biochem:128 Psychology:123). During the time I took it, I was a Division I rower for Rutgers University and trained twice a day/6 days a week. I also worked in a marine science...
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    School List Help: Advice

    So I got my MCAT score back today. Got a 504 (67th percentile). The breakdown was 124/125/127/128. This score is most certainly not was I hoping for, and I'm pretty dejected. However, I don't have time to adequately prepare for a retake for this cycle, so I am moving forward and applying (I've...
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    please advise. MCAT 506, GPA 3.588

    University of Maryland School of Medicine Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine Howard University Meharry Medical College Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine Morehouse School of Medicine Central Michigan University College of Medicine Eastern...
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    Chances of getting in to MD?

    Undergrad: Penn State University Ethnicity: Asian (Indian) Stats: 3.40 cGPA 3.44 sGPA Volunteering hours: 200 Shadowing hours: 80 Community service hours: 1,300 Mcat: 520 Hi, I just wanted to know my chances of getting into a MD school in the US with my stats. Some people are telling me it...
  17. Reaching19

    1st year college guidance...

    Hi! I'm a first year in college. So far I have completed 34 units (one course, a 2 unit, is only P/NP, so technically 32 units with grade letters). I passed them all, but the problem is I have subsided to a current 2.8 UC GPA :(:(:(:(. I took 16 units for 1st quarter and had a 3.5 GPA. Then...
  18. the shretiology

    RN as a "plan B" for a Pre-med; opinions needed for the best way to go about this

    A bit about me first; I am currently a microbiology major at a University of Wisconsin college and I have chosen the pre-medical path due to my love for problem solving, biology, altruism, and humanity. I've always wanted to be a knowledgeable person with abilities to help others in need... I am...