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applying to both med and PA school

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by syduck, Jul 23, 2006.

  1. syduck

    syduck New Member

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    Hey was wondering if anyone knew if you were applying to a medical school like UTMB or Baylor would the medical school know if you also applied to one of its allied health programs like the PA program? thanks
     
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  3. Dr.D-man

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    Are you sure you want to do that? Contrary to popular belief, there is a huge difference in the work you do as a PA compared to a Physician. If you really want to be a doctor, don't settle for PA. You will regret it. At least try a couple years before applying for PA school. That's my 2 cents.
     
  4. relentless11

    relentless11 Going broke and loving it
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    They probably won't know, but in the unlikely event that they have people in both programs reviewing applicants, then who knows? Really though... why apply to both? Pick one and go all out for it?
     

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