clership grade + field

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  1. Caffeinated csf

    Caffeinated csf Junior Member

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    Hi,

    I loved neuroscience, did really well in my classes, but had a really bad neuroclerkship experience. Just to give you an idea, at the end of the clerkship, my attending (the only person evaluating me) still didn't know my name! I am still interested in neurology as a field but I might not even get a high pass in my neuroclerkship. I'm doing well in the other clerkships and did very well on step 1. I would still like to consider neurology as a field but there's no way I'm going to ask my attending for a letter. What are your thoughts people?
     
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  3. Annette

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    Can you arrange another neuro rotation pdq? Is there another attending in neuro that knows your work? And, you should reconsider asking your attending. If she relies heavily on a resident or two that you worked well with, she might have them write the letter and sign off on it.

    Good luck!
     

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