student

  1. Y

    List of IM residencies by competitiveness

    Hi! I'm looking for a site or something where I can search all (or most) of the US residencies in internal medicine and rank them by least to most competitive. Is there such a thing? I don't want to waste time/money applying somewhere that my chances of being accepted are almost none.
  2. serendipity14

    applicant for class of 2025

    Hi everyone! I was hoping for some advice on my status for this application cycle. Please give me any advice/recommendations you have. Also, feel free to comment where you're standing right now if you're applying this cycle as well. Good luck to everyone!! 21 y/o Hispanic female from NY...
  3. R

    Plastic Surgery/Hand Surgery Research Position

    Join the Curtis National Hand Center research team and collaborate with the Johns Hopkins University Department of Plastic Surgery for 1 or 2 years of basic science and clinical research projects. Apply Here Research Assistant Category: Research Job Requisition: 29210 Department: Research-MCRC...
  4. D

    Becoming a dentist via nursing as an international student

    Hello. I am a foreigner. Originally I wanted to apply for Bachelors in Biological Science in order to work for one year in my specialty and apply for the Canadian PR. This was a preliminary for applying to dental schools because the tuition for foreigners is rather draconian. However, after...
  5. P

    UCR School of Medicine - Questions and Opinions

    Hello! For all those who have applied to UCR's medical school, what was your stats and experience like and if you have any advice to those who are future applicants to this school? I'm from Riverside, California went to Kinder all the way to college in Riverside, my family works in...
  6. O

    internships/residencies in Quebec

    Hello! I'm currently a DVM student at OVC but planning to move to Quebec after graduation. I was wondering if anyone out there has any information about internships/residencies in Quebec, specifically Montreal. There are very few listed on VIRMP, but I've seen some on hospital pages like...
  7. B

    Do I need a diagnostic set?

    Hello! Fellow MD student here. At my university there is no accessible clinical skills lab of the sort, the only place where I can practice (so to speak) physical examination and physical maneuvers are with classmates. I recently had clinical rotations through ophtalmology and...
  8. brdlh_15

    How competitive is psychiatry becoming? Advice

    I've been interested in psychiatry ever since I can remember. Currently, I'm a second year MD student (class of 2021) from a mid tier medical school preparing for the Step 1. I failed two basic science courses and successfully remediated (one in M1 and another at the end of M2). As all of that...
  9. W

    Productive vacation activities

    Hey guys, I'm a second year medical student in the UK, currently wondering what I could fill the long vacation (running from June to October) with. Trying to find things that either boost my CV or provide experience I will find useful. I have ambitions of entering surgery (neuro and...
  10. GodIsBeautiful

    African-Americans!

    Hello! Are there any African-Americans entering pharmacy school this year (Class of 2023!) on SDN? If so, do you know if your future school has an ASPA (African Student Pharmacy Association) chapter? Let us connect! :D Or... If you'd just like to talk, and looking for a new friendship (like...
  11. B

    Volunteering

    Hello! Is there any posible way to volunteering in dental clinic in the US like an international dental student who wants to enter in dental school for the 2 year program after graduation in my home country ? And most important-will that increase my chances to get applied in a dental school...
  12. D

    Summer Jobs for Vet Students?

    I'm sorry if this has been posted before but I'm new here. I'm a first year vet student and I have already applied to Banfield Veterinary Student Job Program and I tried to apply to a VetCor summer job but the recruiter for my area never answered my two emails and the main company email has not...
  13. C

    Hyperhidrosis vs diaphoresis vs sudoresis

    Are these just multiple ways of saying a condition of sweating? Or am I missing some important contextual reference where each of these would not be used interchangeably/on a whim? Thanks
  14. london.smog

    MD & DO How to find Ortho Research?

    So I'm an M2 trying to find an opportunity to get in on an ortho research project in case I want to apply to ortho (not 100% set on it) or other competitive surgical programs. I've been keeping my eyes peeled for a program to hop in on, but have had no luck yet. I've been taking other research...
  15. whatisit350

    learning about the business side of dentistry while in school

    hey guys, D1 here. just wondering, how are y'all learning about the business side of dentistry? as we all know, dental school teaches us about dentistry, which is totally fair. however, being a good and successful dentist requires us to know a lot about business too. i know i could work for a...
  16. PsychPop

    MA/MS MS program advice

    Hello all! So, I am an undergrad working towards a BS in psychology; I was originally majoring in Marketing but after talking with my family psychologist whom I've known for years, as well as two therapists who recommended I look into therapy as a career I chose to switch majors and I never...
  17. U

    Finding Guest speakers, resources in FM

    Hello, I'm a member of a brand new family medicine student interest group in Ukraine. We're looking for resources to expand our info about FM. This is a very new specialty here and few of our professors know about it. Are there any organizations or resources you could recommend? Specifically...
  18. T

    Other OT-Related Information Research Survey: OT/OTA Student Learning in Medication Self-Management

    Hello all, I'd really appreciate if you could fill out this quick 5 minute survey!! Please share with other OT/OTA students as well :) Dear OT/OTA students, Did you know more than 50% of people do not take medications as prescribed? This has compromised the optimal health outcome. Be a part...
  19. SwolePharmacist

    "What ideas do you have for this position?" HELP!!

    I've answered all the other questions on the application for this Pharm. School Liaison position, but this question absolutely lost me. What ideas are there for such a simple and straightforward rank? Does anyone have any ideas? Anything would be great lol.
  20. U

    3rd Year BSN Student

    Hello, my name is Austin. I am a Marine Corps veteran and I am about to start my third year of my BSN. I have come to the realization that I ultimately want to be a physician. Classes don't start until next week and then another week before add/drop ends. If I change majors now, I should be able...
  21. DoctHouse

    2.38 cGPA Undergrad so far... Advice/Chances?

    Hi. I'm a 18 yr-old, URM, pre-med, Biochem major at a community college. I'm planning on using IGETC to satisfy my pre-reqs for a UC. I enrolled as a freshman 2017 and took 3 classes the first semester. I failed 2 and Ace'd one. The F's were in Math and Art. I failed because I had personal and...
  22. L

    MPH Seeking MPH Student for Research Assistance

    A physician is seeking an MPH student for research assistance. Ideally, you are a strong writer and have a good understanding of epidemiology and biostatistics. The physician is open to how you'd like to reflect your title/description for your resume and some compensation is available. This...
  23. thefoothealer

    Renting NYCPM students: renting room

    Hello NYCPM students I am renting a room • bathroom (shared) and all utilities included (water, gas, electricity, heat) and access to the balcony/porch included at anytime. New bed included + drawer Looking for 1 student • The room is in Union City, NJ - 5 mins away from Lincoln tunnel, 2 blocks...
  24. thed0ctor

    Does UNiDAYS support medical residents in their student discounts?

    Hey all, A lot of big-time subscriptions such as Apple Music and Spotify use UNiDAYS for student verification to offer student discounts on their prices. While residency does pay us, it is also still academic by definition. I am wondering what your experiences have been, whether UNiDAYS has...
  25. younggotti

    international wamc 3.4 524

    hey all! i'm international, but urm (idk if that counts) MCAT: 524 (132/130/130/132) uGrad science major at top10 school, informal postbacc + public health masters @ same school sGPA: 3.42 (trend: none freshman, soph 2.68, jun 3.68, sen 3.78, postbacc 3.88) cGPA: 3.46 (3.33, 2.98, 3.80...
  26. J

    Your thoughts

    Hey all. I've really been stressing out my app chances. I did 5 years. 3 of those years I managed to get 8 Ws 1 WU and and academic probation at one point. In my last 2 years when I found out I really wanted to be a doc I turned my act around and pulled off >3.7cGPA. I plan to ace my MCAT...
  27. B

    Pharmacovigilence

    I'm a PharmD graduate from India who wishes to work abroad as a Pv. I wish to move to Canada or UK. What would be the possible steps that I should follow? Should I apply in student visa? If so, which is the subject that I should take up?
  28. J

    SPTs, What do you think are my chances of getting in? (Guessing solely on stats...)

    July is coming up quick, and so I'm just getting ready for my first round of PT school applications. Before I apply, what do you think are my chances of getting in based on these stats below? Overall GPA (In Progress): 3.60 PT Prereq GPA: 3.54 GRE V: 154 GRE Q: 156 GRE Writing: 5 Observation...
  29. alwaysstaypositive

    Pharmacy vs RN to PA or NP

    Hello SDN community, Yes, there are many posts similar to mine and I looked at them. I did research on each field and I would like to know even more opinions about the two routes from this community. Here's a few questions to generate some ideas: Do you have any friends, family members, or...
  30. alwaysstaypositive

    Letter of Recommendation advice

    Hello SDN community, What are some tips you can give from your experiences to a pre-pharmacy student looking to earn a letter of recommendation from science professors? What are some tips you can give from your experiences to a pharmacy technician looking to earn a letter of recommendation...
  31. D

    Non-traditional Student Advice

    To spare you the vague cliches of why I'm choosing to go into medicine at 24 years old, I'll just simply ask for some advice. Long story short: I'm attending college online (yes, from a great, regionally accredited university) and I know prerequisites being done online is a no-no for a lot of...
  32. J

    Pharmacy questions.

    Hello all, I am currently a college freshman and have had interests in becoming a pharmacist for the past two years now. Currently I have shadowed clinical pharmacists and a few retail pharmacists. The job seems so interesting. I now have a few questions 1. Will pharmacy be still too...
  33. 1

    What kind of mistakes have you made on placement? HELP!!

    So I'm in 4th year and I've completed 13 weeks of Clinical Placement so far. Today, I injected a cat with 10x the correct dose of Meloxicam...and I am really struggling. The cat is ok at the moment (being flushed with fluids, and it's a stray cat, not one with an owner), but I am beating myself...
  34. Fox621

    How awesome is KSU?

    Hey guys! I'm finishing up my first year as an international student at the Atlantic Veterinary College up here in Canada, but my dream has always been to graduate from Kansas State University. I teched at an EC for 5 years and the two most incredible DVMs I have met graduated from K-State...
  35. F

    First-year Med Student summer volunteer research position worth it or waste of time?

    question for med students past MS1 or grads - i'm currently a first year med student trying to figure out plans to keep myself occupied over the summer. ideally i would have wanted to become involved in a legitimate research project, but as of now all that I have been offered is a position as...
  36. DrSheev

    UK: How to get involved in research?

    Hey everyone, my first thread on here so go easy. :) So, I'm a first year medical student in the UK. The advantage of first year is the amount of comparative free time we have. I thought it would be useful to take advantage of this and get involved in some research... but have no idea how to go...
  37. S

    [deleted]

    [deleted]
  38. F

    Dogs, sick parents, indecision, oh my!

    Hi. I’m a junior in undergrad and I’ve got myself in a bit of a pickle. I don’t necessarily have a “direction” from my undergrad. Here’s what I mean: I started out PoliSci but then came to terms with my love for nature and wildlife so considered veterinary medicine as a career option. After...
  39. S

    Certificates while in Dental school

    Hello! I am currently a D1 student and was wondering if I can spend my longer winter or summer breaks to earn some certificates that can benefit me as a student and hopefully as a future dentist. Please post if you have any ideas or advice
  40. ThatClemsonGirl

    Ask an MUSC first year PT student!

    I'm a first year DPT student at MUSC and currently almost done with my second semester! I remember a year ago when I was on here while applying, and I had so many questions about PT school, applying, etc. So I'm here to answer any of yours! Ask away!