Interview, probably. A spot. No. PDs and their residents want to know that you're a good teammate and a decent human being.Can
I see, I am referring to residency programs. If someone is nationally known, and makes a call for you to a residency program they have contacts at, could that secure you a spot? Someone was telling me this but I am unsure of that actually being the case.
Is this influential person David Geffen by any chance?depends on how influential your recommender is. I have a friend currently in med school who had a 3.3 and a 501. His dad plays golf with the person whose name is on the med school he attends. This is most likely not a coincidence