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  1. Itsmonday

    [Need advice] Non-US IMG with a couple of red flags

    Hello everyone, I plan to apply for the 2021 Match, I recently got my step 1 score: 246, and honestly I’ve been panicking ever since. I was hoping a 250 would save my application. My YOG was 2017 (April) and I took about 2 years of just plain procrastinating, mismanaging my depression, while...
  2. S

    UIWSOM vs Touro NY (Middletown)

    Hey everyone, I was fortunate enough to be accepted to both schools; however, I'm having trouble deciding on where to go. Can anyone else provide some input besides what I have written below? I'm from Southern California, and I would ideally like to go back home for a competitive residency...
  3. P

    MA at Yeshiva

    I applied for admission at Yeshiva for their PsyD. I did not get in (because of my less than 3.0 GPA ), however the did accept me into their masters program. I am a Cali native. I am considering if I should look into the masters program at Yeshiva. Does anyone have any info about the program? Is...
  4. B

    Position Swap PGY 1 IM Boston looking to swap NY/NJ

    PGY-1 IM Massachusetts (will be in PGY-2 June) looking to swap to PGY-1 IM NY/NJ. Looking to start in July, 2019. Reason: Family Can PM me or reply directly to this message.
  5. M

    USF (Tampa) Vs. Einstein

    I'm having a really hard time deciding between these two schools. I'm a non-traditional applicant and live in Miami. I'm in a serious relationship and my boyfriend is not ready to move due to work. I don't want to make my decision solely based on my relationship, but being able to see my SO...
  6. L

    M1 Summer-Research at home institution or elsewhere?

    I'm a current M1 looking at summer research options, and am deciding whether to stick with the ones available at my home institution or at a different one. My home institution is in the south and isn't very high ranked, and I'd like to end up doing my residency at a higher-ranked institution on...
  7. D

    Columbia vs NYU Postbac

    Hi all, this is my first post here. I am facing a difficult choice between Columbia and NYU's postbac premed programs. The deadline to decide is next week so I would really appreciate any feedbacks! I knew there are lots of complains about Columbia in this forum but I am having difficulty...
  8. L

    Compounding exam, NY licensure, Residency

    I want to apply for residency programs in New York, but as you know they require a third exam (in addition to MPJE and NAPLEX), that is compounding. That exam can only be taken in June and January (weirdly). I graduate end of june, and should be licensed by September 1 in New York. In order to...
  9. C

    Interview on same day help!!

    I just received an email from Rutgers inviting me for an interview. Only problem is i already have an interview scheduled on the same day from NYIT. Is it unprofessional to ask Rutgers to change my interview date? If so should I reject NYIT and choose Rutgers?? Any insight would really be helpful
  10. M

    TouroCOM - NY Thread 2018-2019

    I read a lot of threads from previous years but failed to find one from this application cycle. If there is one out there that I haven't seen, I apologize. Anyways, after reading the ones from previous years I was curious about what the currently applicants are thinking about TouroCOM this year...
  11. S

    (NERA) MedPrep Scholars Program 2018-2019 Application Cycle

    Hello, As you may be aware, the application for the Northeast Regional Alliance (NERA) MedPrep Scholars Program will become available this fall (2018) for the 2019-2021 summer cohort. The NERA MedPrep Scholars Program is a partnership between: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (NJMS) Icahn...
  12. armoman898

    School List and Chances, applicant from NY

    Hello SDN. I would greatly appreciate some advice on my school list. Please let me know if there are any schools I should add, or disregard. Thanks in advance! cGPA 3.33 sGPA 3.42 Major Biomedical Informatics MCAT 503 (127/123/127/126) from 2018, 23 (8/7/8) from 2015 My...
  13. O

    New York Sponsorship Program

    Hello everyone. :) I’m a foreign graduate of Optometry, earning an OD degree (6 year program) in my country. I’m planning to be a licensed OD in the USA by not going back to school and sit on the NBEO exams right away. I have contacted New York Board of Optometry if they offer a sponsorship...
  14. M

    Gap Year When to apply?

    Hi everyone! I recently decided to take a gap year, so I need to find a real job during that time. I was wondering when I should start applying for jobs to put me at the best advantage for getting a job that I want for my gap year? I would like to do something research related. Are there any...
  15. TXDO

    ***Official Pre-Pod What Are My Chances Thread***

    Hi guys, same old question but I did not find a right answer for my sister's situation. Well, she has 3.0 cGPA and 2.85 science GPA with 18 MCAT score. She's a junior now and wants to apply next year, so she wants to know if she could a decent chance to get in a pod school. Seriously, this...
  16. M

    Columbia Post-bacc? Do I have a chance?

    Hi all, I am interested in Columbia’s post-bacc program due to their multiple linkage programs. However, my undergrad GPA is low and I am obviously worried that I’ll immediately be weeded out because of this. I graduated from a top 20 public university (full tuition scholarship) with a 3.13...
  17. thefoothealer

    Renting NYCPM students: renting studio

    Hello NYCPM students I have a studio available for rent starting August. • 2 big bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom (shared) and all utilities included (water, gas, electricity, heat) Looking for 2 students, however depending on how comfortable you are, another student is welcome especially for cheaper...
  18. D

    WAMC

    Hey Everyone, looking for some advice here as a non-traditional re-applicant on my chances this cycle! cGPA: 3.76, sGPA: 3.5 (approximated) MCAT score: 506, 127,127,126,126 (Chem, CARS, Bio, Psych) New York State resident. ORM SUNY Binghamton undergrad: accelerated 3/2 master's program with a...
  19. F

    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...
  20. H

    Starter Practice for Sale in NYC!

    Great for students soon to be graduating from a residency program soon! See Ad below! Are you entrepreneurial and enjoy making a profit while practicing dentistry? Why work for someone else rather than owning your own practice? Don’t sweat trying to build up a new office when you can purchase...
  21. Asphyxiation

    NYC - CMA Training but no accredited schools in the area?

    Hey guys, really new here so I apologize in advance if this is a little sloppy. I'm a first year Bio major and can't seem to get another job to save my life. Having a different job in line with my major and goals that also affords rent would be great but I also still need financial aid. I'm...
  22. shahzam1

    St. Johns Episcopal NY Core Rotations

    Has anyone completed core rotations or electives in the cores at St. Johns Episcopal? What factors do you consider when deciding where to do the cores? I am deciding between this and Prince Georges in MD, California medical Center Los Angeles, Norwalk Hospital in CT. My current thought process...
  23. D

    Question about NY Compounding Exam

    I recently decided that I would like to practice in NY but I know that in order to become a licensed pharmacist in NY, I must pass the Part III compounding exam. I know that the deadline to take the June compounding exam was on April 1st, which I have obviously missed. If I have a potential job...
  24. L

    New York Licensure Timeline

    I applied for New York Licensure approximately two months ago and am wondering if any of you kind folks are familiar with the typical timeframe for the Licensing Board. Any experience? I have followed up with the NYS Education folks who noted that my application was complete, but under review...
  25. O

    Position Swap PGY2/3 Psychiatry July 2019, East Coast looking for Ohio

    Current PGY2 psych in a NY/NJ area university program. Looking to move closer to my spouse who is currently a PGY1 OBGYN resident in Columbus OH.
  26. M

    LIU 2021

    Anyone here going to LIU DPT class of 2021? Got accepted and made a deposit and really considering it! And anyone deciding between LIU and Touro with any insight?
  27. J

    Thoughts on Touro College New York???

    Hello everyone, I received an interview invite from Touro College Pharmacy in New York. I did some research on the school and noticed that they are currently accredited but on probation. I also see that this is their 2nd time on probation. Their tuition is higher than California's schools. What...
  28. L

    TUCOM-CA vs. TouroCOM-Middletown

    TUCOM-CA Pros California Great academics 20 years of history Did I mention California? Cons California - Home is New York. TouroCOM-Middletown Pros Close to home Friends in the area Hour drive from New York City Cons Not a single graduating class No academic gauge "Upstate" New York...
  29. A

    Position Swap IM PGY1 position available for swap

    Hi, guys. I just joined here. I was wondering if any of you are interested to swap or know an open or off-cycle PGY1 or 2 position. I'm a IM PGY-1 in Florida. The program is actually pretty good, live by the beach, perfect weather. Any speciality is welcomed, keeping an open mind. I like NYC and...
  30. G

    Deciding between being NY vs NJ resident

    I've spent all my life in NJ until college, and my family still lives there, but I have the option of moving to NY and becoming a resident before my application cycle. My question is where should I stay to optimize my chances of getting into a medical school? As some background, my cGPA is 3.6...
  31. D

    GPR RESIDENCY SPOT AVAILABLE for 2017-2018 cycle!!

    Recent opening for a GPR resident position for this current 2017-2018 cycle at New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. Please message me back on SDN. James Sconzo DMD - Program Chief
  32. D

    Differences between 4 Hofstra OB/GYN residency programs

    On ERAS I saw four separate Hofstra Northwell OB/GYN residency programs listed (Southside Hospital, Lenox Hill, Manhasset, and Staten Island). I'm not from New York, but am interested in applying to programs in NYC, and was wondering how each of these programs are similar/different? Are they all...
  33. E

    CIM Position Available (New York)

    Immediate opening available at surgical centers based in Brooklyn & Queens, New York. This is a great opportunity for an MD who has yet to complete residency training. The role of CIM is similar to a Medical Scribe position, yet requires greater knowledge and skill set. You will be working...
  34. 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...
  35. N

    Please help ! ready to go back..which approach to take? NY

    If anyone has gone through or knows someone who has, please post your advice. I have made mistakes partly due to no guidance and trying to figure things out on my own so I hope someone could please help as I attempt to take the next step. I studied pre-med in college. Have always been a good...
  36. USSNathanJames

    College Recommendations for aspiring Equine Vet

    I'm currently going into my senior year of high school and researching many colleges and universities. Honestly, I'm feeling quite lost and not sure what to really look for. I'm looking for a college in the NJ, NY, MD, PA, or DE area that has a good pre-vet program and others related to equine...
  37. CanadianCounselor

    Counseling V. Clinical Psych (CPA or APA?)

    I am sitting on a big decision here and would love some help :) I am a dual citizen (US/Canada) working as a school counselor in Canada. I was recently admitted to a CPA accredited PsyD program, but may want to work in the US one day (perhaps NY, CA, FL, MA). I have my MA from a non-CACREP...
  38. CanadianCounselor

    CPA-accredited PsyD Program

    I am sitting on a big decision here and would love some help :) I am a dual citizen (US/Canada) working as a school counselor in Canada. I was recently admitted to a CPA accredited PsyD program, but may want to work in the US one day (perhaps NY, CA, FL, MA). I have my MA from a non-CACREP...
  39. CanadianCounselor

    CPA-accredited PsyD Program

    I am sitting on a big decision here and would love some help :) I am a dual citizen (US/Canada) working as a school counselor in Canada. I was recently admitted to a CPA accredited PsyD program, but may want to work in the US one day (perhaps NY, CA, FL, MA). I have my MA from a non-CACREP...
  40. Kavity

    Which pediatric dentistry residency programs in NY do not require 1 yr experience/GPR after predoc?

    I've heard that a lot of NY peds programs require 1 year of practice experience/GPR/AEGD before enrolling in a peds specialty program. Does anyone know which ones do not require 1 year of experience/GPR/AEGD prior to enrollment (AKA which ones allow students to apply straight from predoc to a...