VCOM-Auburn vs PCOM-GA vs LMU-DCOM
Hi all, I am sitting with acceptances from these schools and I could really use everyone’s insight on these schools! VCOM-Auburn Pros Closer to home Friendly faculty and staff Small class size (150 students) Affiliated with Auburn University (access to amenities and research opportunities) Can opt in for a 4 week rotation in the Dominican, Honduras, or El Salvador Beautiful campus Cons Rotation sites are rural and spread out across various... Read more (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - December 21, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: itsd3ath Tags: Help Me Decide: X vs Y Medical School (2021-2022) Source Type: forums

Help with School List (D.C./URM)
Hi Everyone I wanted your thoughts on my preliminary school list and open to school suggestions. Thanks in advance! URM from El Salvador, Bilingual Cumulative/BCPM GPA: ~3.5 MCAT: 506 Experience: ~3000 hrs clinical research, 624 hrs clinical as CNA, ~600 hrs clinical volunteering (MA, interpreter, health education), ~1700 hrs non-clinical volunteering, ~1000 hrs employment to finance school School List: Howard University Rosalind Franklin Quinnipiac George Washington Georgetown Loyola... Read more (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - August 4, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: 202jed Tags: What Are My Chances? WAMC Medical Source Type: forums

WAMC? Non-trad, URM, Reinvention. (2.97 GPA 511 MCAT)
cGPA and sGPA as calculated by AMCAS: 2.97 and 2.87. Post-bacc (3.91 sGPA, 30 units) MCAT score(s) and breakdown: 511 (128/128/127/128) State of residence or country of citizenship (if non-US): CA Ethnicity and/or race: URM (Born and raised in El Salvador) Undergraduate institution or category: UCSD Clinical experience (volunteer and non-volunteer): translator at student-run free clinic (50 hours). Currently volunteering at a free clinic as well (10 hours) Research... Read more (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - July 30, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Baruch_Spinoza Tags: What Are My Chances? WAMC Medical Source Type: forums

Thoughts on a third time applicant?
I have applied to med school three times now. I went into the first two with a 3.55c 3.48s and 509 with little experience. Second cycle I had same scores but scribing, health screening, and volunteering at free medical clinic. In the past year, I have worked as a phlebotomist (8 months and counting with a promotion to senior phlebotomist), traveled to El Salvador for a medical mission trip, and continued to volunteer at the free clinic. I have certainly improved my letters of recommendation... Thoughts on a third time applicant? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - August 17, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: geebsmke Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

Using Dental Decks for NDBE
Hello, I’m a dentist graduated in El Salvador and I’m studying for taking the NDBE 1 for first time. I heard that dental decks is a good tool for that. I would like to know if someone has had a good experience with that and if is recommend it. I really appreciate your information (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - July 29, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Carmen Sandoval Tags: NBDE Exams & Licensure Exams Source Type: forums