Assigned 4 LORs but Missing Chair's Letter

Discussion in 'Internal Medicine and IM Subspecialties' started by SignOftheTiger, Sep 21, 2014.

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  1. SignOftheTiger

    SignOftheTiger 5+ Year Member

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  3. gutonc

    gutonc No Meat, No Treat SDN Administrator 10+ Year Member

    Nothing. You're stuck with what you have assigned. Bring it along when you get an interview.
     
  4. rokshana

    rokshana Member 10+ Year Member

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    can you deselect a letter then add the chair letter?
    there is no guarantee that the programs will re upload, so programs that require a chair letter may not offer up an invite.

    for future applicants… four is all you get…if you need a PTAL for cali then it takes the place of one of the 4…not in addition to...
     
  5. gutonc

    gutonc No Meat, No Treat SDN Administrator 10+ Year Member

    Not anymore. They fixed that little loophole a year or 2 ago.
     
  6. SignOftheTiger

    SignOftheTiger 5+ Year Member

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  7. gutonc

    gutonc No Meat, No Treat SDN Administrator 10+ Year Member

    Why? What's done is done. Your med school sucks for not warning you about this. Tell them so and call them out here if they didn't. If you skipped the meeting they held to discuss this (my school had 3 separate, "required" meetings to discuss application and Match related stuff, lots of people skipped) then it's on you. If you're a Carib grad, this is likely minimally relevant.
     

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