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Volunteering at a certain hospital have benefits?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by sharpieLIFE, Sep 20, 2014.

  1. sharpieLIFE

    sharpieLIFE 2+ Year Member

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  3. premedlyfe

    premedlyfe

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    nope, volunteer at whichever hospital is nearest you. Adcoms just want to see that you had clinical experience.
     
  4. sharpieLIFE

    sharpieLIFE 2+ Year Member

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    Hmm okay thanks for your input.
    Anyone else have a different experience?
     
  5. AlteredScale

    AlteredScale Administrator Moderator 2+ Year Member

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    A beautiful cubicle space.
    I've had better reception volunteering at a university hospital in terms of emergency medicine, it's closer to downtown so it's a much faster paced ED so you have to perform bed turnovers much faster.

    But at the end you just need clinical experience helping patients.
     
  6. tantacles

    tantacles Moderator Physician Lifetime Donor Classifieds Approved 7+ Year Member

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    Nope. Volunteer at any hospital.
     
  7. claduva94

    claduva94 2+ Year Member

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