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  1. PapaGuava

    *~ MCAT Study Buddy Mega-thread ~*

    The volunteers at SDN have decided that it was time to create ‘Study Buddy’ mega-threads for those interested in linking up with other people in preparation of exams, such as the DAT, MCAT, and PCAT. In the past, most of these threads were moved to the Classified section or were left behind...
  2. A

    CSUS vs UCSF/SFSU

    Greetings all, I have been fortunate enough to be referred for acceptance into two of my top choices, Sacramento State University and San Francisco State's joint DPT program; however, I am currently indecisive whether which one to attend and need a little push in either direction. I have a...
  3. R

    Renting San Francisco Available 1 BR Furnished Apt for Short-Term

    Available 1 BR Furnished Apt for Short-Term in Emeryville 2.5K/mo, for approximately 2 months. Send direct message. Available March 30 to June 9. Free shuttle to BART (MacArthur Station) and 15 min Uber to San Francisco downtown. Queen Bed, Large L Shaped Sofa, Two Study Desks, 4K HDTV Included...
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    UCSF/SFSU DPT Class of 2022

    Hi All! Just wanted to create a thread for all of us who plan to enter into the physical therapy program at UCSF/SFSU this summer. As this was the only school I was accepted to (and luckily my top choice), I am ecstatically committing to them! I know many individuals will be making decisions...
  5. C

    San Francisco State University Post-Bacc 2018-2019

    Hi! Since the application deadline recently passed, I felt as though we should have a thread like this for people to let us know if interviews were being sent out, how to prepare for the interviews and to talk amongst colleagues who might be in the same class. I contacted the admissions office...
  6. S

    Missed UCSF 4-Week Deadline. Should I still apply?

    I applied to 26 schools and sorted all the secondary invites into a separate email folder so I could see which schools I needed to actually do. I was completely overwhelmed in July by secondary invites so I tried my best to find and write the ones that were due first (which ended up being the 3...
  7. swadds77

    *** The Official UCSF School of Dentistry Class of 2023 Interview/Acceptance Thread ***

    Hey guys, I didn't see a thread for this school specifically yet, so I decided to create this one! Link to interview prep: University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry Interview Feedback ----> Be sure to give feedback on your interview to help future applicants! :) *edited by...
  8. spinin

    San Francisco Bay Pharmacy Board Study Group

    Anyone in the bay area interested in studying for the boards in a group? I'm thinking at UCSF and a few other places for variety. I've already passed the NAPLEX, but need to retake the CPJE after failing the first time.
  9. M

    Study Partner for Step 1- San Francisco Bay area

    Hello folks, I am an Indian IMG writing Step 1 this year. I moved here from the UK a couple of years ago, but my USMLE prep is just getting started. Is anyone around looking for a study partner( I currently live in San Jose)? Skype is also an option just to compare notes, study and be...
  10. M

    Renting San Francisco room near UCSF, $1675, short term, starting May 1st

    I have a fully furnished room. It is close to the UCSF Parnassus campus (1 mile walk) with plenty of buses/trains directly to the hospital, where you can take the shuttle to other UCSF sites. Downtown SF is 30 min by public transit and we are close by to other hospitals (Kaiser, CPMC). We...
  11. A

    AMEC 2018 San Francisco

    Does anyone plan on attending AMEC this year? Is it helped to attend as a MS1? Also for people living in San Francisco, best places to visit? I am an outdoor and history loving person and would love to get some insights from residents :)
  12. D

    Please see classifieds for bench preparation course in the San Francisco Bay Area

    Please see the classifieds for information about a bench prep course in the San Francisco bay area for international dental applicants to US dental schools.
  13. D

    San Francisco Bay Area Bench Prep Course for International Dental Applicants

    BayAreaBenchPrep is offering a typodont preparation course for international dentists preparing to apply to US dental schools. Following successful completion of our course in May 2017, we are pleased to announce course dates for July 2017. We are accepting reservations for a limited number of...
  14. saveferrisdrake

    DAT Scores (26 AA 30 TS) UCLA, UCSF, UW?

    So, I got my DAT scores. I got a 26 AA and a 30 TS. I have a 3.98 Total GPA and a 4.00 science GPA. I am a CA resident. What do you guys think my chances are of getting into UCLA, UCSF, and UW? Those are my top choices right now. Any other suggestions?
  15. L

    Summer sublet in San Francisco

    Large sunny bedroom available June 3-August 6 perfect for a summer intern The room has a large walk-in closet, overlooks a garden, and comes with a dresser, bookshelf, desk, office chair, and optional Japanese-style tatami mat with mattress for sleeping Location: 27th Ave and Kirkham in the...
  16. S

    Position Available Radiology PGY3/4 position available in SF Bay Area

    Hi all, I am one of the chief residents at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in the Silicon Valley. One of our current 1st year (PGY2) residents is moving to the East Coast for personal reasons, and we have a position that will be opening up starting July 1, 2017. We are looking to fill the...
  17. C

    Optometrist working with Ophthalmologists -- Risks of being in Optometry

    Hi, I'm 27 and currently working in ophthalmic oncology as a technician. Recently I have been pondering the idea of going back to school and pursuing optometry. I'm not interested in performing surgeries but am interested in helping people manage their vision. Ideally, I would like to help...
  18. JMed7

    MCAT Study Partner/Group in SF Bay Area May-July 2016

    Hello I'm a UC Davis graduate currently looking for a small group of study partners in the Bay area. I would want to take the MCAT in June or July. I'm open to studying in libraries or Cafes and would ideally want to meet a few times a week if possible or possibly Skype as well. I live in San...
  19. A

    UCB post-bacc versus SFSU

    Hi all! I recently graduated from a UC with a degree in computer science, but decided while completing my degree that I actually wanted to go into medicine. I finished some of the prereqs, but not all of them, which is why I'm now considering entering a post-bacc program. Here's my problem: it...
  20. O

    Wanted SAN FRANCISCO: NOV. 4 wks.: German Medical Student Looking For Room

    Hello, I am a 24 y.o. German medical student. I will do a four week medical clerkship in San Francisco and I am looking for a room for during the clerkship. I would describe myself as a friendly, easy to live with person. I have been to the US many times, so you don´t have to worry about...