switching specialties

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    Switching Specialty during Prelim year

    Hey everyone, I am currently completing a surgical prelim year. I have an advanced position in anesthesia next year but would like to switch into a surgical residency. Can anyone comment on the steps to go about switching residency specialty without getting an NRMP violation? Does this...
  2. JstKpTryn

    Position Wanted PGY1 OBGYN resident seeking Family Medicine position.

    Hi! I am a US medical graduate currently in my intern year as an OBGYN resident. I am looking for an open/unfilled family medicine position to start in July 2017. Message me for details! Thanks!
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    Reapplicant. How easy is it to switch into EM?

    I applied for radiology this past year and didn't match into anything. I wanted to be a radiologist in third year because of what I had heard and read about the field. However, when I did my 4th year rads rotation, I was not impressed. Nevertheless, I was so far into the process that I did not...
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    To those who think they cannot get into a competitive specialty with a DO

    Okay, so this is more of a question. If you go into a DO school and (God forbid) you don't get into the specialty you want, couldn't you just switch specialties after practicing a few years or during/after your residency?? Yes, I know that residents don't get paid much (around 50,000 which is...
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    Switching OUT of Gen Surg

    Hello, I have recently matched categorically into a general surgery position at a mid tier university program. I was very passionate about gen surg during my third and beginning of fourth year but I recently rotated through anesthesia and have done a month of critical care. I honestly...