psychiatry away rotation

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    Psychiatry Rant

    DO NOT QUOTE I'm not sure if I'm the only one who feels this way, but does anyone else feel like psychiatry is a pseudoscientific field? I've seen how psychiatrists diagnose patients, based on a collection of symptoms and are very subjective not only to the patient themselves, but also to the...
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    Elective Advice..

    About to finalize my elective schedule.. will this raise some red flags with Program Directors.. I am applying to both Neurology and Psychiatry, and understand that being perceived as "second choice" is not nececarily good. With that said here is what i have. Geriatrics Ambulatory Medicine...
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    Low Step 1 - what are my reaches?

    hi! I am reaching out for advice because it has been impossible to get any from my assigned advisor. I am someone with a proven strong commitment to psychiatry but have a low Step 1 (205). I did have mitigating circumstances that my deans are well aware of and have been very supportive. During...
  4. scruffy821

    When your school releases your VSAS application late...

    Sad warning to my fellow M3s applying for aways: At my med school, we have to email our registrar's office every time we submit a VSAS application to ask them to release it. I applied for one of rotations the minute that VSAS opened and listed two dates for that elective -- emailed my school...