michigan

  1. JCMILLER

    Metro-Detroit Master Home Buying Seminar

    ****Attention Michigan Physicians**** Are you an attending or resident physician in a Michigan hospital? Do you have student debt and have been told you do not qualify or having trouble qualifying for a mortgage? Not sure who the right real estate or insurance agent is to get the job done for...
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    UMich vs UChicago vs Pitt vs UTSW

    I'm from the midwest, but am currently working (gap year employment) at a hospital in Houston, TX. I didn't have TX residency, but applied through the TMDSAS for the heck of it, and ended up getting accepted to my top choice from that application, UT Southwestern. Normal AMCAS application...
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    Post-Bacc Decision Help Needed! (Umich MEDPREP vs. Agnes Scott)

    Hi there, I am in the process of deciding between two post-bacc programs: The University of Michigan's MEDPREP program and Agnes Scott's program. I have heard more about Agnes Scott's program, as it has been around for much longer, but I do not want to discount Michigan's program because it...
  4. D

    Program-Specific Info / Q's Grand Valley State 2019 OT interview

    Hello, Does anyone know anything about the GVSU OT interview? I am particularly curious about the writing section which is coming up and was wondering how are applicants scored and should prepare. I know they sent us information on the writing section. I was just wondering is there any other...
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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.
  6. S

    Michigan MPJE - study materials

    Anyone used the pharmacyexam MI study materials? It is $68 and just wondering if it helped at all.
  7. L

    IL License Reciprocity from MI

    Hi, Moving to IL and wanted get a head start on transferring my license. I graduated in 2015 and am licensed in Michigan, but I'm a little confused with the BOP website- From what I understand I have to submit a transfer license application via NABP- then attach that pdf to my application for...
  8. F

    DPT Programs in Michigan

    Hi! I wanted to create this thread for anyone that has applied to PT schools in Michigan for the 2018-2019 cycle. We can keep each other updated on any news. Schools I applied to: Wayne State University Oakland University UM Flint Grand Valley Central Michigan
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    Interested in EM?

    Hello future physicians! Are you interested in Emergency Medicine as a career path or are still undecided?? Be sure to follow Henry Ford Allegiance EM Residency (HFAEMRes) on Facebook to get an in depth look into our program! We plan to post weekly cases, application and interview help, as well...
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    Michigan Pharmacist Licensing- Boards Eligibility Timeline

    Does anybody know how long it usually takes for the MI state board to process your pharmacist application and verify your eligibility to sit for the boards? I submitted my application a long time ago, yet it still says "eligibility requested" on the NABP website. According to the MI health...
  11. JCMILLER

    1 and 2 Bedroom (furnished and unfurnished) Apartments near St. John Hospital (DETROIT)

    J.C. Miller Real Estate would very much like to provide housing options for incoming and current residents, fellows and attendings in the Metro-Detroit Area. We are a family owned and operated full service real estate and property management company. My sister and I are licensed Realtors who...
  12. spartan_scalpel

    Odds of getting into medical (MD) school?

    Bear with me, this might get a little lengthy. A little backstory may be useful, so I'll start at the beginning. I'm currently a sophomore at a less than stellar college--Ferris State University. However, I started my college career at Grand Valley State University. I was a freshman, pre-med...
  13. spartan_scalpel

    Odds of getting into medical (MD) school?

    Mistyped--can't/don't know how to delete. See my repost.
  14. hs764

    Vanderbilt vs Michigan vs UVA?

    Vanderbilt Pros: Highly ranked 1 year preclinical curriculum Small class size Shade Tree clinic - definitely the best student run clinic I've come across Great anatomy lab and opening a brand new med school building this year Great for neuro Nashville is very diverse city and is growing more...
  15. elderflowers

    Harvard vs. Yale vs. UMichigan

    Hi everyone! Never thought I'd be posting something like this! I got way more love with my applications than I was expecting, which is making the decision making process really difficult. Being of really low income, cost is my number one concern in deciding where to go. These are my three most...
  16. J

    UMich vs. CUSOM vs. Mount Sinai

    I am in the fortunate situation that I am deciding between University of Colorado, University of Michigan, and Mount Sinai for medical school next year. Currently, I am leaning toward Mount Sinai, but I feel really torn by the other schools. I am from the Northeast, and am finishing up my...
  17. M

    PhD/PsyD Michigan Masters License changes for EPPP (DLLP) (TLLP)

    I am currently a temporary limited license psychologist in Michigan- I am currently completeing my post masters hours, and then I am planning on taking the EPPP. Michigan has been giving us masters people a hard time. When I applied for my license, they "changed" the requirements stating we...
  18. Alemo

    VA vs university hospital

    Hi guys, I’m wondering about the relative pros and cons between VA inpatient sites and university inpatient sites, specifically at places like U Michigan or Duke. I know the VA involves CPRS and a predominantly older male population that I would think shows less first break psychosis, mania...
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    Graduate School GRE

    I recently took the GRE and scored 156Q and 156V. The graduate school masters program that I intend to apply to (University of Michigan), states that the minimum competitive GRE score is 160 Quantitative and 155 Verbal. Should I consider retaking the test, or apply with the score I currently...
  20. Champ17

    Penn vs. Michigan (IS) vs. Case

    I've recently been accepted to both Michigan and Penn. I'm a Michigan resident and even received Michigan's scholarship, so financially I feel like I should attend Michigan. However, my interview at Penn was amazing and I fell in love with the school. I'm not sure if all that extra debt is worth...
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    What is my next move?

    I was wondering if any of you could help me with the situation I am currently in. I took the MCAT in July and scored a 499. Knowing that with a 3.01 GPA and a 499 MCAT, my chances of gaining admittance into many medical schools is low I am planning on applying to an SMP and retaking the MCAT...
  22. M

    University of Michigan- Post Bacc

    Does anyone have experience with the University of Michigan MEDPREP Postbac? It seems like a pretty decent program, but I am having a hard time finding more information about it. Thanks!
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Any stats for those applying to Michigan-area OT programs?

    Hey Everyone! I'm seeing a lot of application stats for those who live on the west and east coasts on here. Does anybody have OT stats who are applying to Michigan schools? Even Indiana or Illinois-area schools would be nice to know as well! Thank you, and good luck with the application...
  24. X

    MD Step 2 CK score and Anesthesia residency for 17-18

    Hello, I am a current MS4, planning on applying for anesthesia this cycle. I took my Step 1 score and got a 234 but havent taken Step 2. My dilemma is that I decided on Anesthesia pretty late (end of May) then did an elective in June (which I honored, got 3 associate level letters). However, I...
  25. Don Kim

    Dental students! What makes top schools special?

    Hi guys! I just want to get a discussion going about some of the top dental schools (UCLA, UCSF, Michigan, Harvard, Columbia, Penn, etc), and I would love to hear some of the experiences from actual dental students from each school, or anyone who is knowledgeable in this area. Basically, what...
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    Rank Public Midwest Schools

    Hi everyone, just curious, but how would you rank the Midwest public schools? Also, what tiers would you divide them into (high, mid, low)? Midwest states are: North/South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, and Ohio Thanks!
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    Weak state ties better than no state ties?

    I saw there were some threads about what constitutes strong state ties but my questions are a bit different as those threads all seemed to be about specific examples. There are a few public schools to which I want to apply, and I know my ties aren't strong to their respective states, but I was...
  28. MD95

    MD 3.65 sGPA/cGPA 504 MCAT re-applicant WAMC?

    Hey guys, I'm currently on the waitlist at my top school of choice (also happens to be the only place I interviewed at), but am also preparing for the 2018 cycle in case I don't get pulled off the waitlist. I sent out my application rather late last cycle (secondaries sent out in...
  29. madaboutmedlife

    MSU CHM: East Lansing or Grand Rapids

    Hi! I am currently debating between MSU CHM's location in East Lansing V Grand Rapids. I was looking for some insight from current/past medical students from MSU CHM and what they enjoyed/didn't enjoy about each location. Personally I think I could be happy at either location. I am slightly...
  30. JCMILLER

    Renting Detroit Medical Center DMC Hospital Housing

    We are a family owned and operated full service real estate and property management company. My sister and I are licensed Realtors who work with our father as our Broker. We own apartments that are actually directly next door to our office in Harper Woods, approximately 10 miles from the DMC...
  31. JCMILLER

    St. John Hospital Housing

    We are a family owned and operated full service real estate and property management company. My sister and I are licensed Realtors who work with our father as our Broker. The apartments we own are actually directly next door to our office in Harper Woods, just around the corner from the...
  32. D

    UM-Flint vs Water Crisis Thoughts

    Hey guys I'm very interested in applying to the PT program in UM-Flint. But as you know they are going through the water crisis over there. I wanted your opinions on whether or not this is a smart choice. I especially want to hear from students that are currently going there or who have applied...
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    MA/MS State (and changing states) Licensure and Salary

    I am getting my MS in Michigan and will graduate next year with 45 credits, 750 practicum supervision hours, and completed BCBA supervision. 1. What can I do to get Oregon psychologist associate licensure? Will I have to take more classes/hours? (Is it advised to just stay in Michigan?) 2. What...
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    MA/MS State (and changing states) licensure/salary questions

    I am getting my MS in Michigan and will graduate next year with 45 credits, 750 practicum supervision hours, and completed BCBA supervision. 1. What can I do to get Oregon psychologist associate licensure? Will I have to take more classes/hours? (Is it advised to just stay in Michigan?) 2. What...
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    Family Med residency programs in Michigan

    I’m interested in any information people have on the following family medicine residency programs in southeast Michigan. I’m specifically interested in the focus on inpatient vs outpatient training? I’m also interested in the lifestyle? Genesys St. John Macom/Oakland Providence Henry Ford...
  36. J

    Michigan?

    My partner really wants me to rank UMich Peds #1 but I'm worried about what I've heard on the trail. Has anybody had a similar experience? It's hard to discern truth in the whispers but I've heard that the chair is on thin ice given probs with faculty retention, poor faculty reviews, failure to...
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    University of Michigan, entering 2017

    Hello everyone! I'm still waiting to hear back from UMich. My application was verified & completed about 2 weeks ago. I have already gotten interviews from other schools, and I am just getting so restless with UMich. Anyone heard back yet? What are their interview dates? Good luck everyone!
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    New Residency Program- Mary Free Bed

    Hello! I wondered if anyone could share thoughts on a few things. 1- Advantages/disadvantages to attending a new program?? Will this restrict fellowship or job opportunities? Will this hinder learning? 2- Mary Free Bed in Grand Rapids, MI is starting a PGY2 PM&R program and taking their...