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What else besides getting an MD?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by ragingbull126, Jun 27, 2001.

  1. ragingbull126

    ragingbull126 Junior Member
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    I was wondering what else is out there in the medical/health profession aside from being a doctor? I was thinking about things like researching nanotechnology, genetics, etc. What other up and coming fields are there, and what education is required for them?

    Thanks.
     
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  3. Humps

    Humps Junior Member
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    You can be a nurse. :cool:
     
  4. styphon

    styphon Senior Member
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    As I understand you can replace the last two years of medical school with research if you intend on doing that as a career.I am probably wrong.
    Anyways..You could be a Paramedic..Or as he said Nurse..Or Medical Technician..Or maybe go into the business part of Health care..
     
  5. ewells

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    I know a woman who, after completing the basic sciences in med school, went on to become a anatomical illustrator. Sounds like a cool job to me.
     

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