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Interesting question

Discussion in 'Medical Students - DO' started by RPW, Apr 1, 2004.

  1. RPW

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    Ok, so while I was riding the pine at today's baseball game I thought of this question.

    Is it possible for a DO to match into an OMM fellowship after finishing an ER residency?

    I guess they could work there required shift work with this and have a little OMM practice on the side. It seemed like something I might want to do.


    Anyways does anybody know?
     
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  3. DrQuinn

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    Its likely possibly. ANd probably easy to get.

    Q, DO
     
  4. RPW

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    Quinn,

    I had a feeling you would be on this one pretty quick.

    How is residency treating you?
     
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    You do not need to complete post graduate training in OMM in order to have a practice "on the side", particularly if you are planning on charging cash for service. You just need to be good in OMM.
     
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    Residency is awesome! Only 3 more months to go and I'll be an EM resident. Scary scary, as I feel I don't know enough, but it will be fun having interns below me to teach (since I am in the first class at our program).

    Q, DO
     
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    3 more months until youre a resident? Do you have a 2 year internship?

    Confused...
     

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