peds

  1. J

    Pediatric Emergency Medicine Residency

    Hi! I am currently a third year medical student and was wondering if anyone had any insight or information on doing a residency in pediatric emergency medicine. I have previously worked in an ER for two years prior to med school and I have found in med school that I absolutely love peds, but am...
  2. _Kvothe_

    MD Thoughts on Triple Boards - underserved areas?

    I just wanted to gather people's thoughts on programs like Triple Boards and their utility in underserved areas. I currently live in a state that's mostly underserved, and I see myself practicing here in primary care. When I talked to my FM preceptor she mentioned that she rarely refers patients...
  3. B

    Free (Giving away) Giving away Peds Rap discount promo code

    https://www.hippoed.com/peds/rap/luuadric Was given a code for $20 off. I have no use for it, thought I'd share. Should work multiple times.
  4. Doohickey550

    FM to PEM

    Hi all. Is there a possible pathway from FM to pediatric EM (official or unofficial)? Say if I’d do lots of pediatric electives during FM residency and complete the EM fellowship, would pediatric emergency departments consider me for a job? Lots of pediatric ERs hire regular pediatricians, so...
  5. S

    Free (Giving away) Hippo Peds RAP Promo Code

    Just wanted to share my promo code for the Peds RAP podcast: wropricr. You an also click on the link below. The Irresistible Audio CME Podcast for Pediatrics | Peds RAP - The code will get you $25 off a 1 year subscription (for residents and students, this comes out to $70). -This podcast...
  6. Kavity

    Advice/Chance Me Please!

    I am a current dental student applying to Pediatric Dentistry Residency programs. My GPA is 91.35/100 and my updated rank has not yet been revealed, however this past semester it was 32/128, pending updated ranks. I have been extremely active in leadership, community service, research, etc. I...
  7. G

    (DO student) IM/FM/Peds -- Should I take Step 2 with a mediocre Step 1?

    3rd year DO student considering IM, FM, or peds; COMLEX I 601, USMLE I 217 Honestly I have no idea if I should take USMLE II or not. My COMLEX "translates" to a much better USMLE score than what I got, so I figure if ACGME programs have taken DOs then I should only submit my COMLEX. If I submit...
  8. krdent

    D1 Am I on the right path to specialize?

    Hi SDN! First let me apologize for posting a thread of a topic with so many posts. But I need some advice. About to start the winter term of my D1 year. I am okay with doing general dentistry going forward, but I am definitely interested in pediatrics. Currently attending a non ivy P/F...
  9. jg2021

    Shadowing peds oncologist

    I read over similar forums, however a lot were outdated so I was looking for a more up-to-date answer, maybe from someone who had a similar experience recently. I am only a freshman in undergrad, however I was given the opportunity to shadow a peds oncologist, which is super meaningful to me...
  10. P

    Chicago Area Peds Residency

    Hi, Currently an M4, going through the residency interview process. I want to know more about the Peds residency options in Chicago. Any thoughts on UIC, Advocate Christ, or Rush? I've heard mixed reviews from about 5 years back, but wanted to get a better understanding of the current...
  11. thenor

    A Pediatric Otolaryngologist/ ENT physician is letting me shadow him. What surgery should I observe?

    Hi Everyone, A pediatric Otolaryngologist/ ENT physician is letting me shadow him. He is giving me the option of observing one surgery and was wondering what surgery I'm interested in observing. I'm not sure what surgery to observe. Helpppp Thanks
  12. R

    Electives for IMG

    Hello all, I am an International Medical Student from India and I am in my final year. I did all my core electives in India and I will be graduating in August, 2017. So, I am looking for clinical elective opportunities either in June or July. I gave my USMLE Step 1 and I will be wrting step 2...
  13. Kavity

    Pediatric Dentistry Programs

    Is there a list of Pediatric Residency Programs that do not require a GPR or a few years of post-doc work experience? Please post such programs that predocs can begin after receiving their degree. Thanks!
  14. J

    Peds Anesthesia 2017

    Just wanted to start a thread for this year applicants. All inputs about programs appreciated by current fellows and past class of interviewees.
  15. P

    Pediatric PGY1 Interview

    Hey guys, I was wondering if anyone had completed a pediatric PGY1 interview yet? I have a few in a few weeks and was wondering how the interview was or what kind of clinical states to focus on for the clinical portion Any advice would be great Thanks!
  16. C

    New Peds Hem/Onc Fellowship in CT!

    The University of Connecticut School of Medicine and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center are pleased to announce the recent addition of a Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology! Recruitment has begun and is underway for the 2018 Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship position. Our...
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    Position Available NEW! Peds Hem/Onc Fellowship in CT

    The University of Connecticut School of Medicine and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center are pleased to announce the recent addition of a Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology! Recruitment has begun and is underway for the 2018 Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship position. Our...
  18. bulldogtor

    SCI vs peds PM&R

    I am a PGY3 resident in PM&R and I have wanted to do a spinal cord injury (SCI) fellowship for some time now because I feel like I am able to really connect and make a difference in the lives of my patients. I recently started our pediatric rehab medicine (PRM) rotation and I am absolutely...
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    Peds RAP Hippo Discount

    Regular Cost for Hippo Peds RAP is 90$ USD Use this code to get 25$ USD discount: stouwrad Cheers
  20. M

    Chances of matching next year?

    First post and don't know if this is a good spot to post it, so feel free to move it if needed. First off, for those of who are reading this and matched, CONGRATULATIONS! I hope you ended up liking where you guys matched. I'm a Caribbean IMG with US citizenship about to graduate the end of...
  21. scruffy821

    Anyone applying or interested in Triple Board programs?

    Cross-posting to the other forums, but did anyone here apply to any of the Triple Board (Peds-Adult Psych-Child Psych) programs? Or are there any current/former triple boarders here? I'm an M3 seriously considering applying next year, I've read the general pros/cons that people have discussed...
  22. scruffy821

    Anyone here apply to Triple Board programs?

    Cross-posting to the other forums, but did anyone here apply to any of the Triple Board (Peds-Adult Psych-Child Psych) programs? Or are there any current/former triple boarders here? I'm an M3 seriously considering applying next year, I've read the general pros/cons that people have discussed...
  23. K

    Chances of matching at Bay Area peds residency

    In the next week or so, my SO and I will be making a decision for him to move to the bay area for residency (not a medicine residency). I am an MS-3 trying to assess my chances at matching at a program in this area, as this is a huge factor in our decision. Specifically, I am looking at...