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Discussion in 'Pre-Dental' started by Stanford Fencer, Mar 12, 2002.

  1. Stanford Fencer

    Stanford Fencer Senior Member
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    Anyone applying to a DDS/PhD program? :cool:
     
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    i have considered it, but 8-9 years is a hard committment to make. also, you don't necessarily need the PhD to conduct research.
     
  3. ItsGavinC

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    I have also considered it -- it would be nice to have the dual degree paid for by somebody other than myself, but I don't know how rewarding the academic setting would actually be.
     
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    What were you guys interested in doing for the PHD track, though, when you were considering it?
     
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    oral biology/infectious diseases
     
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    I took a bioengineering class with a guy that was pusuing a DDS/PhD. He was getting his PhD in materials science engineering (focus on implants). Sounded awesome.
     

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