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Preop opioid sparing meds
Do other people use preopedative meds significantly and feel it offers much? We routinely use Tylenol preop, plus or minus some Lyrica or gabapentin, I can’t say anecdotely I think it offers much though. Thoughts? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: dipriMAN Source Type: forums

Advice for General Surgery
Ok I'd appreciate some advice real quick. I'm not trying to get a what are my chances kind of thing, but just want to get some understanding. I'm thinking of going into general surgery. Step 1 of 235, have high passed my anesthesiology and ob/gyn clerkships thus far. My school system is Honors, high pass, pass, low pass, & fail (low pass is essentially a fail). I know I didn't do well on my surgery shelf so I am more than likely going to get a pass in surgery (may be able to get a high pass... Advice for General Surgery (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: medschoolmyname Source Type: forums

UAB vs. USA (South Alabama)
Hey everyone. I'm new to the forums and wanted to see what information current medical students can provide about UAB and South Alabama. While it is difficult to know which option is better for me solely from interviewing and searching the web, I will list my personal pros and cons for each school below. I am most interested in information people can provide on how their curriculums differ, overall student happiness, and ability to match in a competitive specialty. I am reluctant to choose... UAB vs. USA (South Alabama) (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Link333 Source Type: forums

Any Questions for 1st Year Student at KSUCPM
Hello future student doctors! I am a first year student at Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine and am approaching the end of my first semester! I would like to extend this opportunity to anyone who has questions about the field of podiatry in general, and/or KSUCPM to feel free to ask me anything. I will add some pertinent information below. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: KSUPOD2021 Source Type: forums

questions about trump's student loan plan
I have a question about trump's student loan policy. I m currently on the IBR plan with 10-15% of my discretionary income going towards student loan for 20 years, and rest to be forgiven. Now, trump has said that he is going to consolidate all the options out there (IBR,PAYE,ICR etc) to one where borrowers have to pay 12.5% of their discretionary income and the rest of the debt will be forgiven after 15 years. Now, here are my questions: 1) Did the above policy (12.5% of your income for... questions about trump's student loan plan (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: asian pharm Source Type: forums

Not going to match Obgyn: wtf happened wtf do I do??
4th year student 234 USMLE no failures, decent clerkships, decent LORs, applying 54+Obgyn progs in NE+random Midwest places. 2 offer interviews Rest declines and some interview offers later rescinded after I called 20mins after getting the email (guess I was on the waitlist- how else would they not give you more than 20mins to reply?)... totally screwed.... didn’t think I’d be a failure.... what are my options? Replaying Obgyn would look bad (they’d see id already been in the prev... Not going to match Obgyn: wtf happened wtf do I do?? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: fluoropHore Source Type: forums

2018-2019 APPIC Internship Interview Thread
If we're going to be losing our minds for the next four months, might as well get a head start. This is a running list of interview notifications and rejections for the 2018-2019 APPIC internship application cycle. Please utilize the following format when providing information on interview notifications: Note: Updates may be posted on this thread or sent to me privately. Once invites start to roll in, the goal will be to review and update every night. -Full Site Name (please... 2018-2019 APPIC Internship Interview Thread (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ForTheLoveOfPsych Source Type: forums

Mohs fellowship
How difficult is it to get a Mohs fellowship coming from a mid-tier residency program? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: DermLova Source Type: forums

Normal Saline Shortage
Hi, I have a question about NS shortage. So, what do you guys use to substitute? Beside, D5W, IVpush (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Lid04pp1 Source Type: forums

Seeking Advice: Low GPA, Undergrad Student
Hello, I am very new to this forum and I am seeking serious advice. My situation is rather unfavorable for medical school. I am currently in my first semester of my senior year as a bio pre-med major. My current overall GPA is a 2.8 and my science GPA is a 2.5. Although it is a very late decision, I want to go to med school. The problem I am encountering is that I am on the verge of graduating with a general studies degree. My school requires a minimum science GPA of a 3.0 in order to... Seeking Advice: Low GPA, Undergrad Student (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: TOEInspire Source Type: forums

Sorry didn ’t double post: no match options?
4th year student 234 USMLE no failures, decent clerkships, decent LORs, applying 54+Obgyn progs in NE+random Midwest places. 2 offer interviews Rest declines and some interview offers later rescinded after I called 20mins after getting the email (guess I was on the waitlist- how else would they not give you more than 20mins to reply?)... totally screwed.... didn’t think I’d be a failure.... what are my options? Replaying Obgyn would look bad (they’d see id already been in the prev... Sorry didn’t double post: no match options? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: fluoropHore Source Type: forums

Any hope left for me? Retaking MCAT applying June 2018
Hey yall. Long timer on premeddit but not action over there for WAMC threads so figured I'd come over here to try my luck. Year in school: Junior Country/state of residence: Michigan Schools to which you are applying: Looking for info on chances of any school, hoping to get advice on MD Cumulative GPA: 3.7 Science GPA: 3.6 MCAT Scores: 500, I'm honestly not sure what happened. Scored 514 on AAMC FL2, I think I just got super verse, studying now, working on strategy... Any hope left for me? Retaking MCAT applying June 2018 (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 9, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: 500dreamer Source Type: forums

Do most people Gain or Lose Weight in residency?
I would think gain bc of hospital food. I would think lose bc too busy to eat as much. Sent from my SM-N910P using SDN mobile (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: cbrons Source Type: forums

Student Loan Forgiveness
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/30/business/student-loan-forgiveness-program-lawsuit.html?_r=1 Things like this are why most of us are strongly against doctoral programs that charge sky high tuition and try to sell you on the promise that you can always get loan forgiveness due to your MD level debt on a PhD salary. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: WisNeuro Source Type: forums

Options if I don't match
What is the appropriate course of action if one doesn't match and is not able to get into their desired specialty through SOAP? Obviously the first choice would be to go through SOAP into a field you want to be in but if that doesn't work is it best to... 1) Go into a field you'd rather not just to keep the lights on 2) delay graduation and go through another round of away rotations in your 1st, 2nd, 3rd choice specialties (the worst financially but if it gets you the best chance for... Options if I don't match (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: tealzeal Source Type: forums

NYMC Interview.. Nervous!
So I have had two interviews so far; one with University of Maryland Eastern Shore and the other with UNE. The first one went ok I suppose, but the one with UNE was absolutely abysmal. The answers I gave to his questions and the way I said them just made me feel like I have no business being enrolled in any DPT program. By some miracle I was waitlisted. No idea how. But after that day, my confidence is practically nonexistent for any further interviews. I have one more with New York Medical... NYMC Interview.. Nervous! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: strivehigh Source Type: forums

Washington State University Class of 2022
Hi guys! I'm applying to WSU this year and they received my application on October 6. Did any of you apply and hear back from them for interviews yet? Super nervous! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: hawaiipharmgirl Source Type: forums

retirement for sole proprioters, llc, indepent contractors?
Hey guys. Im trying to figure out what exactly I can contribute towards retirement if i have: 1. Private practice 2. Another Independent contractor Job 1099 I know about the sep ira, 401k, and traditional and roth iras. Is the total contribution limit for all of these combined 53k if your under 50? Since many are in real practice i figured they may share their 2 cents. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: finalpsychyear Source Type: forums

Residency without Midyear
Hello, I have been working in retail for a few months post graduation and I want to apply for residencies. I cannot go to midyear because of the time off I would need to take (which I can't do) and the cost of it. I want to email several programs and see if I can schedule a call about the program and maybe get some remembrance/time with them using that format. How can I best go about this? What can I write in the email to them? ALso, what questions should I be asking? Would it be... Residency without Midyear (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Aeon343 Source Type: forums

Four months in to first job after residency, ask me anything
Finished residency in June 2017, now four months in to my first private practice job. I remember gaining some good knowledge over the years on SDN, figure it is a good time to pay it back. Ask me anything yall (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: noise115 Source Type: forums

Question about weight loss drugs
Do any of you know about Meridia and/or Xenical? I know that xenical works by blocking out any fat you eat, but what about carbohydrates? It seems fairly safe, the side effects seem mild but I don't know how effective it will be. And Meridia works on the nervous system, that just seems weird to me. Do any of you know exactly how, or how well, either of these 2 drugs work?? Just Curious (I've been hearing alot about these two drugs lately), Thanks! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: laura_mideon Source Type: forums

Avg case load per year.
For those in practice: 1) what is your average/expected individual case load per year ? This includes surgicals, cytology, autopsies, bone marrows. 2) how many FTEs in your group? For me: ~4500 cases 6 FTE in my group. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: pathslides Source Type: forums

Selling $100 discount coupon for RXPREP 2018
Hi- If anybody want to get $100 discount coupon for RXPREP 2018. PM. I am selling for cheap price. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Lakeprincess Source Type: forums

Should I continue non-clinical volunteering?
In the case I need to reapply (which will probably happen), will it look inappropriate for me to have not continued non-clinical volunteering? I had 331 hours total from undergrad across 3 organizations. I volunteered with each organization for about 2 years. I am still continuing my clinical volunteering at a free clinic. I just don't think I'll be able to find the time to do anything non-clinical between my current classes, research, and part-time job as a scribe. When I reapply,... Should I continue non-clinical volunteering? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: pewpew95 Source Type: forums

Best practices for deprescribing clinics.
#deprescribing 1. Get an x-waiver (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: 101N Source Type: forums

Hospitalist Locum Tenens
For hospitalist locum tenens, I am wondering if anyone contacted the hospitals directly and got very good hourly rates instead of going through a recruiter? Also, I've heard of people getting called to cover dates during times of desperation and being able to negotiate higher rates...Is that true or does it only apply for people who negotiate directly with hospitals as a contractor (without the locum company)? Would I be able to get better rates if I cold called hospitals and negotiated... Hospitalist Locum Tenens (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: quiksilver87 Source Type: forums

6 year foreign med school or go to college and do premed?
-btw I posted something similar to this in the MD + high school forum a few weeks back- just wanted some input from foreign grads now- I'm a 17 year old high school senior, and I have to apply to colleges soon. I'm interested in the health field, but I'm not 100% sure yet if I want to be either a doctor (Pediatrician) or a Physician Assistant (PA). I want to go to a U.S college and either complete pre-med or pre-pa, I might even do pre-health since I don't know which health field I want to... 6 year foreign med school or go to college and do premed? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: redence Source Type: forums

Carribean Experiences??
So I'm at my last year of College. I'm sitting around a 3.3ish GPA. (I was a transfer so I haven't done the math on all my courses combined). I am currently taking Organic Chemistry 1 and plan on taking Organic Chemistry 2 in the Winter semester to finish it my pre-med requirements. I have spent my undergraduate career working at least 20 hours a week (Financial issues). I therefore don't have the most impressive EC's. So the issue is. I'm not ready yet to apply to the upcoming DO/MD... Carribean Experiences?? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Mister Significant Source Type: forums

Moving from European country to Australia
Hello everyone, I'm aware that this topic has been hugely debated on this forum but I also find the information to be slightly confusing and thus I'd be really appreciative if someone could explain it to me clearly. About me: I'm a medical student who will be graduating in the Spring of 2018. I'm Portuguese but my medical degree is from the Czech Republic (I'm studying in an English programme). I plan to go back to Portugal once I finish my studies and do my whole residency there. I have... Moving from European country to Australia (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: csvb Source Type: forums

I dont know if i will be accepted into pharmacy school??? i need to know!!!
I am freaking out that I will not be accepted to any pharmacy school. Please let me know what you think and if I’m just overthinking. I have a 3.4 cumulative GPA and a 3.2 Science GPA. I also volunteered at a hospital for 300 hours, I have worked as a pharmacy tech for 3 years, I was a tutor for first generation high school students for 3 years, I worked for the cultural resource centers as a part of there leadership team at my college for 4 years. I was a founder and officer for the pre... I DONT KNOW IF I WILL BE ACCEPTED INTO PHARMACY SCHOOL??? I NEED TO KNOW!!! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: The Pharmacy guy Source Type: forums

IMG with citizenship moving back to Australia?
I am an Australian citizen who moved to Hong Kong at a young age and completed medical school there. Now I am doing my higher physician training (having completed my MRCP) and would like to relocate back to Australia to practice. Would anyone have advice on how best to do that? Should I: Complete my training in HK then go through the specialist pathway? Move to Australia and join as a physician trainee? I understand that even as a citizen if I didn't graduate from an Australian medical... IMG with citizenship moving back to Australia? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Gracehk Source Type: forums

IT industry to MD --- is it a good dream or a good daydream?
Hi all, Disclaimer: I'm not really familiar with MD degree and career so please don't hesitate to let me know if I say very stupid things. For anything that you may find offensive (like some comments to career as a nurse that I'm not sure if appropriate), I'm deeply sorry and I apologize. For anything you find too chatty and off-topic, I'm sorry too --- just remember that I come from a very different background compared with most of you on this forum so something as common knowledge to you... IT industry to MD --- is it a good dream or a good daydream? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Godel Source Type: forums

Curious about romantic experience entering medical school
Anyone else also medical school as a virgin? I also never had a girlfriend before... it's a little hard to admit. I wonder if there are others who are as inexperienced as I am? Is it really possible to graduate medical school and finish a residency as still being dateless? Does that even happen? I figure being this busy I'd never have time for any of that stuff. Even in my first semester I can't fathom that. That means I can possibly become a 30+ year old virgin that never had a gf before,... Curious about romantic experience entering medical school (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Nogain_onlybrain Source Type: forums

Locum Hourly Rate for Hospitalist in Texas
Hello, Just want to gather some locum rates for hospitalists in Texas. Rates for day and night shifts would be helpful. Tried google, very hard to find specific rates. Thanks (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: sso_blasted87 Source Type: forums

In terms of intelligence
Hypothetically if someone wasn't smart enough to become a doctor, but still wanted to work in health care, what career should they get into? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ivorychins Source Type: forums

Family Physician looking for Uegrnt Care / Fast Track / other work in the ER
Hey folks I would like to work in the Fast Track in the ER, love working with other colleagues (one reason I want to work in the ER rather than urgent care on my own), also want to see higher acuity patients and have the ER Doc's in case I can want to consult them (level 3 patients like headaches, abdo pain, chest pain etc ) It is hard to find these jobs in databases (practice match etc), I have looked under jobs for Family Docs and ER physicians and I only got 1 hit that was out of date... Family Physician looking for Uegrnt Care / Fast Track / other work in the ER (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Afsplace Source Type: forums

RVUCOM vs CUSOM vs WesternU Comp Pomona (2017-2018)
Hey guys, I was fortunate to receive acceptances from RVUCOM, CUSOM, and WesterU COMP - Pomona this cycle. However, I loved my interview day and what I have learned about all three schools proving my decision in placing a single deposit to be quite difficult. I am an NC resident applying to DO and MD programs, in which I am still waiting to hear back from some MD interview decisions and have turned down other DO acceptances. I would truly appreciate any feedback you all may have about these... RVUCOM vs CUSOM vs WesternU Comp Pomona (2017-2018) (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: medart17 Source Type: forums

Honors college or higher science GPA?
Hello everyone ! I'm weighting out two options I have and would appreciate any input. I'm currently in our school's honors college which entails taking extra "honors" classes/seminars, a thesis, and honors credits in classes you already need to take. I've decided that I want to pursue a Spanish minor. In this case I think I could still do the extra classes required to get an honors diploma. Although I've liked my experience in the honors college so far, I feel like I'd rather spend... Honors college or higher science GPA? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Rayatbh Source Type: forums

I need motivation to get through biology
My issue with bio is simply how boring it is. I hate how it's all brute memorization. Kinase phosphorylation, metabolic pathways; I can't force myself to pay attention in lecture nor can I read the monstrosity that is Campbell biology. I'm the type of person who needs to understand the big picture to care about the small details. The problem is that I can't even do that because there ISN'T ENOUGH TIME to thoroughly read all the chapters in book to understand the big picture. Right now... I need motivation to get through biology (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Kurk Source Type: forums

Cons of military medicine
go! --your friendly neighborhood fair and balanced caveman (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Homunculus Source Type: forums

DO Attacks US Senator
The guy who assaulted Sen. Rand Paul is an anesthesiologist, pain specialist, and DO grad from DMU. Rene Boucher: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know Sent from my SM-G930V using SDN mobile (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 8, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: NurWollen Source Type: forums

If you say medicine is not the best freaking fairytale in the world ...
Hey guys, this is going to be my last post on this forum. I started med school at 26 with a few years of background in public health, which I liked, but it felt like my life was a chase for grants all day, and also it paid like 35k, and I really liked clinical medicine and loved the patients really the most, which I still do love them. I was an interpreter for awhile, did some classes, and got into a fancy med school. I finished med school, and it was pretty hard, but overall uneventful. I... If you say medicine is not the best freaking fairytale in the world ... (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 7, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: murfettie Source Type: forums

63 Kmart/Sears stores to close in 2018
According to the article, looks like Kmart will close ~48 stores (if I counted correctly, the remainder are Sears) across the nation by 2018 end. List of store locations attached. No bueno for Kmart pharmacists. 63 Sears, Kmart stores to close by early 2018 (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 7, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: PharmDBro2017 Source Type: forums

CNS Necrosis vs Progression?
Im covering on a patient so I don't know the patient well but he was treated SRS to a high left parietal lesion 16 months ago for NSCLC metastasis. 1.5 months ago developed right hemiparetic symptoms and MRI revealed 1.5 cm nodular enhancing lesion in the area of prior SRS. He was started on steroids and responded well and followed. The enhancing component is now 3.5 cm and he represented to Neurosurgeon with dense right hemiparesis while he was tapering steroids. Surgeon says he could... CNS Necrosis vs Progression? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 7, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Haybrant Source Type: forums

I honestly want to know your opinion on my chances
So I need to clarify. I know my stats aren't great thats why I applied to so few schools. So I was born in the poorest country in (I think the world) or at least the western hemisphere. I was adopted at 3 and homeschooled my way through. My parents caught pretty early on that I was a smart kid. I learned to read by listening to my mom teach my siblings at 5 years old. Realize that I was speaking a different language for 3 out of the 5 years alive. Anyway my parents let me "skip" grades and... I honestly want to know your opinion on my chances (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 7, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: LizzyBeth2282 Source Type: forums

Dental school aspirations over?
Hello everyone, In the first semester of my freshman year, I was involved in a hazing incident. Basically, I was in the pledge class and during one of the hazing sessions, one of my fellow pledges fainted. Fast forward a bit, the incident was reported to the school and all the of pledges were called for an investigation. The majority of the pledges, including me, tried to cover-up the incident by denying or just saying we didn't remember a lot of the events that night under the guidance of... Dental school aspirations over? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 7, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Not1123 Source Type: forums

How does a dx of MDD post sexual assault affect licensing?
As the title says, how does a dx of MDD post sexual assault affect future medical licensing? I've noticed that many licensing forms ask whether or not you've been diagnosed with depression or any psychiatric disorder. Does anyone know what should I do or whether the dx can be changed to something else (I didn't get a blood test to check my thyroid levels, etc)? Thanks. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 7, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: rapedMD Source Type: forums

Rare Professor Relationship
One of my professor has a twisted sense of humor. We cuss at each other periodically and always give each other backhanded compliments, never straight forward ones. Has anyone had a similar with a relationship with a professor? Did you ask them for a letter? I'm just asking out of curiosity. I absolutely love my professor so they are going to be one of my letter writers. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 7, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: infectiousdisease101 Source Type: forums

KCU vs DMU
I know, I know. This thread has been made multiple times. I just really want some new input because I'm still struggling to decide after reading every recent post made about DMU and KCU rotations, etc. KCU was my #1 choice at the beginning of the cycle due to residency match placements and board scores. Everything I've seen on SDN hints towards KCU preparing their students for boards better than DMU. (for what it's worth, I was accepted to the KC campus) DMU was my #1 choice... KCU vs DMU (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 7, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: chemistryiscool Source Type: forums

Psychometry, neurosurgery, student, and family...
Where to start... I have found some helpful information on this site, but not quite enough to make an informed decision. Context: I am a 35 year old career changer (former business owner), married father of infant twins. I am one year away from applying to internship. I am in a counseling psychology PhD program from a reasonably well respected school. One year ago, I applied and gained employment as a psychometrist, which was primarily motivated by compensation. The first... Psychometry, neurosurgery, student, and family... (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 7, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Phi784 Source Type: forums