Schools without AOA

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  1. JJ4

    JJ4 Senior Member
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    I was just curious how students from non-AOA schools like Yale and Mayo are objectively compared to students from the AOA-schools in the matching process.
     
  2. trout

    trout Senior Member
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    Harvard doesn't have aoa and all three schools mentioned do not have any trouble with the match....
     
  3. how about northwestern...?
     
  4. rajneel1

    rajneel1 Senior Member
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    no AOA at stanford either.
     
  5. none

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    UCSD, life goes on without it.
     
  6. scootad.

    scootad. Senior Member
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    AOA should be abolished. It creates unnecessary competitiveness among people who are already inherently competitive in a field that should discourage competitiveness and think only of the patient. There are other ways to evaluate applicants for residency slots.
     

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