premed student

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    letter grades or to receive NCR/CR ?

    Hi, I just completed a graduate course in which I got a C. Would I hurt my chances of getting into medical school by keeping the grade or opting for a CR grade. Any advice is appreciated!
  2. M

    Overwhelmed by shadowing

    So today I had the opportunity to shadow a pediatric ortho surgeon and it was really awesome going into the OR but I have been really overwhelmed by the experience. There was a scheduling issue so the surgeon did not know I would be there so I had no introduction to what would be happening...
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    Do I have a chance at a top medical school?

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  4. LindaAccepted

    Medical What Every Premed Student Needs to Know About Retaking Classes

    If you have retaken classes in the past or will need to retake a class in the future, reading this post will tell you what you need to know about how the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOMAS) and the Association of American Medical Colleges (AMCAS) view these grades...
  5. Yamhead

    Could making a popular medical/premedical page on Instagram possibly help with admissions?

    I'm just wondering if it would add up to my profile to make a medical social media page. It would be mainly about the progress of medicine these days, premed/med student motivation, etc. Considering I can get it to be popular, do you think admissions would see it as a plus having 25k+ followers...
  6. V

    Can someone please explain post bac?

    Hello all, I've been doing some research on post-bac and I am slightly confused. Could someone please explain it to me? I know that the requirements vary by schools. I also understand that there are multiple post-bac programs. The main question I am wondering is if one has to be considered...
  7. V

    MD PreMed failed calc2 twice

    Hello all, I'm new to SDN so I apologize for any formatting errors of this lengthy post. Additionally, thank you for taking the time to give your input on this post. My current situation is kind of tricky: I began college as a Chemistry major (with no intention of going premed) at a Cal State...
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    PreMed student, failed calc2 twice...

    Hello all, I'm new to SDN so I apologize for any formatting errors of this lengthy post. Additionally, thank you for taking the time to give your input on this post. My current situation is kind of tricky: I began college as a Chemistry major (with no intention of going premed) at a Cal State...