rn to md

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    RN interested in pursuing DO degree

    Hello everyone, I am an ICU RN in practice for about two years. I love my job and my profession, but I really think I want to take the plunge and work towards a DO program. I was always planning on pursuing my CRNA, but now that I have been working alongside providers of all stripes, I am...
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    RN-BSN to MD

    hello all, I know this has been asked a lot and I’ve asked this previously too... but I have different questions and I can really use your help. *please respond only if you have concrete info and know the topic, I’ve been getting mixed info lately and I don’t want to get confused anymore than...
  3. K

    Foreign-educated RN to MD

    I'm interested in studying to become a doctor after 5 years of work experience as an RN. I'm 28 and I have a 3.5-year BSN degree from a European country. I'm also licensed to practice nursing in the US as my European degree was evaluated by the CGFNS and I passed the NCLEX. I'm trying to figure...
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    C+ or W In biochemistry

    I am a non- traditional student (have a nursing degree), 3.5 cGPA, 3.3sGPA, will be taking the MCAT this august. I am taking biochemistry now with bio, will probably be taking my second physics next fall along with other courses just because. I am in a predicament I haven't done well in the...
  5. coolbeans18

    Nursing student -- post-bacc option for MD?

    Hi everyone! I'm new to SDN. I'm a junior year nursing student and I'm looking for some advice. Okay, a quick lay-down on my life. I've always dreamed of going to med school but I'm going to nursing school because my dad who's actually an OB convinced me NOT to because of finances. I was...
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    RN-BSN wanting to be an MD

    Hello readers, I am a 25 year old RN who had graduated with a 3.1 GPA (in NYC) with a bachelors degree in Nursing. I have worked for 1 year on the job and as I was sort of "free to practice" without the restraints of being a student, now that I am licensed I realize that I should definitely...
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    RN to MD or CRNA Advice

    Hi everyone! This is my first post and after reading through so many threads I have learned so much from you all! My hope is to have some insight on your experiences and/or what would you do in my circumstance? I am a 28 year old soon to be 29 PICU RN since 2011 and am completing all my medical...
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    RN to MD Questions

    Hi All, I believe I am not one of the rare cases here, but I would like to have your feedback on my route. I graduated class 2017 and while waiting for a hospital job, I work as aesthetic and dermatology nurse. Having exposed to this field, I found my passion in dermatology and skin care...
  9. vivre17

    Any MDs/DOs/med students with a nursing background out there?

    What's your story? I'm graduating nursing school soon and I'm about to start taking pre-med courses within the next year, but I've found myself needing reassurance because I'm not exactly getting the encouragement I wanted from the majority of friends and family. Even my advisor gave me a hard...
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    ICU Nurse/CRNA or MD

    Hello everyone! I am currently an ICU Nurse with about 3 years of nursing experience. I am 24 years old. I am truly confronted with a tremendous decision right now, and that is CRNA or MD. I have my associate degree in nursing and am in the process of obtaining classes necessary to bridge...
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    RN to MD

    Hello All, I was just curious what people's thoughts were regarding the transition from RN to Med school. Any suggestions for strengthening one's med school application? This post is a bit long-winded, but I'd like to paint the full picture for you all, so stick with me! Just a little history...
  12. MamaTried...

    Halfway through nursing school and want to be a doctor

    I started going to college about 2 1/2 years ago, and chose nursing as my major because I felt that it was the most practical way that I could help people while earning a decent paycheck. At the time I had never taken a biology or chemistry class, and really had no clue of what to expect. I...
  13. K

    RN to MD/DO, instead of NP, input appreciated

    Hello all, I know I possibly should have posted this in the pre-med section but felt I may have a better response in the medical posts....A little background on me: I'm a 23 year old female, currently an RN in NYC, I have been working as an RN for a year and 2 months. I currently have my BSN, my...
  14. K

    PA school?

    Hey everyone! I'm looking for some insight and advice from PA's/NP's/MD/DO's. I graduated with my BSN in August and have been working as an RN since December (not very long!). I've realized that nursing is not for me, and that I should have stuck to pre-med instead of changing majors in...
  15. btdn311

    BSN Looking for Programs without Pre-reqs

    Hello there, I am hoping to drink from the knowledge well of this website and ask about Med Schools who seriously consider applicants without the traditional pre-requisites. I am a BSN educated Nurse of 1.5 years with a little research experience, tons of volunteer work, and a GPA of ~3.69...