Should I keep trying? :/
Hello future doctors! I’ve been secretly viewing posts on SDN since middle school and this is my first post lol. I’m an upcoming senior pre-med at a top 13 public university. So far I have taken Gen chem one and two, bio one and two, anatomy and physiology one, microbiology, precalculus, Calc one, statistics, and I’m currently taking OCHEM one in the summer. I still have to take physics, biochemistry and the second half of OCHEM. The reason for my post is because I’m trying to determine... Should I keep trying? :/ (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 13, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: The REAL Doc McStuffins Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

What should I do?
Hello future dentists! I’ve been secretly viewing posts on SDN since middle school and this is my first post lol. I’m an upcoming senior pre-dental student at a top 13 public university. So far I have taken Gen chem one and two, bio one and two, anatomy and physiology one, microbiology, precalculus, Calc one, statistics, and I’m currently taking OCHEM one in the summer. I still have to take physics, biochemistry and the second half of OCHEM. The reason for my post is because I’m trying to... What should I do? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 13, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: The REAL Doc McStuffins Tags: Pre-Dental Source Type: forums

Unique situation, looking for guidance
Long story short, I have just finished my first year of medical school and have realized it was not a good fit. I went aspiring to go into Psychiatry, but hated the physiology/biochem so much that I was constantly miserable and studying was very tedious. The only part I enjoyed was talking to patients, but I honestly don't feel like I can force myself through another year of this, let alone STEP. Grades: -3.77 GPA (biology major/philosophy minor; state school) -Yet to take GRE, but my MCAT... Unique situation, looking for guidance (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 10, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: throwaway1224 Tags: Psychology [Psy.D. / Ph.D.] Source Type: forums

WAMC URM (AA), UGGPA: 3.2 GradGPA: 4.0, MCAT: 508 List Help
1. GPAs: cUGGPA: 3.21; sUGGPA: 3.00; GradGPA: 4.00; (combined)cGPA: 3.40; (combined)sGPA: 3.33 1. Degrees: BS: Neuroscience, MS: Medical Physiology w/ concentration in Clinical Neuroscience​2. UG GPA with significant upward trend​3. I know with a graduate GPA they aren’t combined but just there for statistical purposes​2. MCAT: 508 (126/127/127/128) (one-time test taker) 3. State: Virginia 4. Race: Black, URM 5... WAMC URM (AA), UGGPA: 3.2 GradGPA: 4.0, MCAT: 508 List Help (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 9, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Bigmedicineguy Tags: Underrepresented in Healthcare Source Type: forums

Canadian Applying to USMD - Help with School List/Any Advice Appreciated!
Greetings! I am a non-traditional Canadian applicant applying to USMD schools for the first time in the upcoming 2019-2020 cycle. I bought the MSAR and have compiled a list of schools that I believe I have the best chance at as a Canadian applicant. I was hoping I could get some feedback on this list - perhaps I missed something. Any/all insights are very much appreciated! Degree: Honours Specialization in Physiology & Pharmacology cGPA/sGPA: 3.73/3.91 - the above numbers are estimates as... Canadian Applying to USMD - Help with School List/Any Advice Appreciated! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 24, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ChasingZebras Tags: What Are My Chances? WAMC Medical Source Type: forums

Will my CC credits be an issue?
Hey guys! Im a career changer who, due to financial reasons, had to take up until Orgo 2 and Anatomy & Physiology 1 at the community college where I used to work since they gave me a huge tuition discount. I started taking my upper level science courses ( Microbiology, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Physics II, and Anatomy & Physiology 2) at my local 4-year school and my GPA after these courses is a 3.81 and GPA at the CC -3.6. Im not sure if the courses at the CC will be iffy on my... Will my CC credits be an issue? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 22, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Chicago_predental Tags: Pre-Dental Source Type: forums

NCSU Masters of Physiology 2019
Hello! Starting a new thread for applicants to the NC State Masters of Physiology program.Anyone applying for the Fall 2019 class? Taking the GRE next week, rest of my application is ready to go just waiting on this exam! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 20, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: premedbrah Tags: Postbaccalaureate Programs Source Type: forums

Glide Year - advice on preparation
I just graduated from undergrad, and I'm taking a glide year for financial purposes. I want to keep studying and learning, and I'm thinking about buying some books to read (physiology, anesthesiology, general medicine). Does anyone have any suggestions for me? All are welcome! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 20, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Bbk3224 Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

DPT program prereq and GPA
Hello, I have recently graduated from college with Biology degree with 3.2 GPA. I haven't taken my GRE yet, but I'm planning to in the future. My question is if I have a chance to get into any DPT programs. I see lot of the school with average of 3.5 GPA. I feel like my GPA is relatively low compare to the average. I took pretty much all the prereq courses, but I took Anatomy&Physiology from a community college about 5 years ago. Also I have no experience with Physical Therapy. I know I... DPT program prereq and GPA (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 19, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: cldud Tags: Pre-Physical Therapy Source Type: forums

Anatomy & Physiology
Is there good in taking A&P I and II at the undergrad level? Mostly pre-pharm and nursing students take these classes at my school. A few pre-med peers I've spoken with claim that it's a huge unnecessary time sink that'll take away from doing well in my prereqs. Planned on taking it with physics this upcoming school year, but now I'm having second thoughts. I will likely be working full-time as well (non-trad). (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 19, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: yodalehehu Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

Help with school list? 3.35/512/URM
cGPA/sGPA: 3.35/3.28 I have a 4.0 in my Masters of Physiology and I have no idea how that figures in to my GPA calculation. All the classes I have taken for my degree would be classified as BCPM. MCAT score(s) and breakdown: 6/2017: 506 (125/127/126/128) 4/2019: 512 (127/127/128/130) State of residence or country of citizenship (if non-US): NC Ethnicity and/or race: Hispanic (Mexican American) Undergraduate institution or category: Top tier state public... Help with school list? 3.35/512/URM (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 19, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: miram Tags: What Are My Chances? WAMC Medical Source Type: forums

Advice on online coursework.
Hello everybody, i am finishing my sophomore year in college very soon. I am taking 2 summer classes but i need some advice. For my last 2 elective options at community college, i have decided to take microbiology in person for the first 5 weeks and online Anatomy and physiology for the following 5 weeks. I was just wondering if it matters that i am taking the anatomy and physiology class online. All my pre-meds like Bio 1&2 , Chem 1&2, math classes have been in person classes. I plan on... Advice on online coursework. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 16, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Fofo713 Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

Did I just screw myself?
So I applied last cycle, got some interviews and am WListed at all schools. I am planning to reapply with more non-service and clinical hours (gap year job scribing+200 clinical volunteering and added 300 non clinical service hours), my science GPA was a 3.9 last cycle, and I will be reapplying with a 3.75 sGPA this cycle. I made a C in anatomy and an A in cellular mechanisms in the fall, and this semester I made two Bs in biochem 2 and physiology, which brings my senior sGPA to a 2.8, my... Did I just screw myself? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 8, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: thegrind33 Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

Physiology degree
Thread Starter Physiology degree Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Hi Guys. I want to ask you if does really exist a degree about cardiac physiology, which is a so limited course. I mean, medical student study physiology, what is the purpose of creating a degree limited to physiology???? I saw this her...
Source: The Student Room - April 26, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: WiSi Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

MD vs DO
I’ve always wanted to go MD, but some poorer grades freshman and sophomore year have made my cGPA a 3.3 and my sGPA a 3.2. I am in a masters of physiology, where I have a 4.0 (that will continue after this semester). I’m really not sure if I should just go DO based on my undergrad GPA or try and do MD since my graduate GPA is very high and I have clearly demonstrated that I am capable at succeeding in graduate level science courses. I am really torn which I should do so that I don’t waste my... MD vs DO (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 23, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: miram Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

Bio Pre req
Can one year of microbiology and physiology take the place of one year of bio? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 19, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Jojojoanna Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

Is SMP my best option
I am graduating from JHU this May with GPA of 3.1 and MCAT score of 515. I had a bad semester (1.73 GPA) Is SMP my best option to improve GPA and to strengthen my application for medical school? What are my chances of getting into one of following SMPs? JHU Post-Baccalaureate - Health Science Intensive Program - MS in Biotechnology Tufts University School of Medicine - MS in Biomedical Sciences Georgetown University - Special Master's Program - MS in Physiology Boston... Is SMP my best option (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 18, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Newlearner2017 Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

Should I follow through with getting a lukewarm science LOR??
I'm a public health major who foolishly neglected to go to office hours for basically all of my hard science classes. I'm getting one LOR from my freshman year neuro prof, who's also my academic advisor, and I planned to request one from my physiology prof from last semester. I got a solid A in her class and though I only went to office hours once, I had several email exchanges with her asking questions about the material and raised my hand in class a number of times. I thought it might have... Should I follow through with getting a lukewarm science LOR?? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 15, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: vworriedpremed Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

Question about systems-based curriculum (organ system "blocks")
So I'm just trying to gain a better understanding of a systems-based curriculum and how exactly it's broken down. The way I understand it currently is for each particular organ system, you attack it from all directions, including microbiology, physiology, genetics, biochemistry, and pathology, as well as any behavioral/social sciences related to the topic. However, how does this actually look in reality? Say that an OMS1 or OMS2 is trying to go through the STEP 1 review resources (BRS... Question about systems-based curriculum (organ system "blocks") (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 13, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: DeanK Tags: Pre-Medical - DO Source Type: forums

University of Cincinnati M.S. in Physiology 2019-2020
Suprised there doesn't seem to be a thread for this SMP yet, so I thought I'd start one. Anyone else applied and waiting to hear back? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 11, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: hiyhiy Tags: Postbaccalaureate Programs Source Type: forums

Should I go into Radiology?
My dream is to be able to make ~$350k while working 40-45 hours doing what I love, which is sitting in a room by myself thinking about anatomy/physiology (i.e. reading scans). Is radiology the right field for me? I feel like it's too good to be true. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 4, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: JIMMYJOHNivy Tags: Radiology Source Type: forums

Option modudules for graduate medicine
Thread Starter Option modudules for graduate medicine Follow 13 hours ago 13h ago As above, they don't care what specific modules you've done normally, so none will necessary be better. Usually getting a high classification is going to be the most important factor, so consider which will help you get nea...
Source: The Student Room - March 27, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: artful_lounger Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

nursing intercalation
Thread Starter nursing intercalation Follow 45 minutes ago 45m ago I do feel like there is a lot of cross over between medicine and nursing - particularly in terms of practical skills such as venopuncture canulation, catherisation etc which I have learnt this year. We are on the ward 9-5 every day and I ...
Source: The Student Room - March 13, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: cameoolymipia90 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Starting medical physiology first degree help
Thread Starter Starting medical physiology first degree help Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Studying at East london university uel for medical physiology anyone else starting September 2018? Shall I go for it help please (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Saras98 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Wise Medicine Choices?
Thread Starter Wise Medicine Choices? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Hopeful 2019 medic. 1st Class Physiology, 675 Band 1 UKCAT (do not have GCSE's) Would applying to KCL's undergrad course and Manchester be risky? (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - August 23, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: prospectmedic123 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

do i stand a chance w/ no bio a level
Thread Starter do i stand a chance w/ no bio a level Follow 7 hours ago 7h ago Quote: Originally Posted by girl_in_black You can always give it a go and drop it if you feel like you won't be able to. When I was applying, I had a panic about not doing A Level maths, ...
Source: The Student Room - August 18, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: purp1erain Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Teaching Style at Imperial
Thread Starter Teaching Style at Imperial Follow 5 hours ago 5h ago I have discovered that an imperial uses an integrated teaching method but require further clarification. Does imperial uses system based learning or the traditional way i.e. study physiology, pathology, pharmacology etc separately. (Sour...
Source: The Student Room - July 2, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Callum1245629 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Need some help with confidence
Thread Starter Need some help with confidence Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Hi everyone! I'm a med student, second year, just failed immunology exam for the second time, I've got one more chance. I still have biochemistry and physiology exams, I failed biochemistry once. Now I'm totally desperate, and tryin...
Source: The Student Room - June 8, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: medst. Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Is this a feasible way to push back from Mid-level encroachment?
I have been interested in anesthesia for a long time, I love the skill set of an anesthesiologist and I find the pharmacology/physiology of the field extremely fascinating and rewarding. However, just like every other med student/pre med, am concerned about midlevel encroachment. After doing much research on the topic, it seems that the situation is that the nursing union is extremely aggressive and active and the ASA is not as aggressive in protecting the field. Do you think patient... Is this a feasible way to push back from Mid-level encroachment? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 16, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: PrideOrPanthers Source Type: forums

How are my EC's? Applying this June.
EC's - 385 hours Research 1, Nutrition and Exercise Physiology: Over 3 years with 3 posters. HES/NEP research involving children's physical activity in relation to their math scores, and we found correlations that led to further research. Further research explored how much of an impact these interventions had on math skills. Final year was related to childhood obesity and the impact of parent's dietary choices. - 150 hours Research 2, Cancer Biology: Over... How are my EC's? Applying this June. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 16, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Sharknad0 Source Type: forums

Science Letter of Recommendations
I posted this on pre-MD as well. Just wanted to see some other opinions. Pretty much all schools (DO and MD) require 3 letters, 1 non-science and 2 science. I have a physiology professor, kinesiology (anatomy) professor, and a humanities professor writing me letters (also a my boss from work and a DO for DO schools). My question is, does the kinesiology count towards the science requirement? I really don't have other options at this point so I am tad stressed about this. Thanks. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 11, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: madiso30 Source Type: forums

Can a lab TA write me a letter of rec?
Hey everyone! I am planning to apply this coming cycle and am in the process of finalizing my letters of recommendation. Would dental schools look negatively upon a letter written by my physiology lab TA? She was the one that was the primary instructor and I did not see the professor once. I recognize that most schools prefer a faculty name but the professor does not co-sign letters unless he knows the student (i.e. from a different class). She is currently a grad student who has also... Can a lab TA write me a letter of rec? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 11, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: 2thHurty Source Type: forums

MS in medical physiology at Case Western vs. IMS at Drexel (2018-2019)
I was accepted into both the MS in medical physiology at Case Western and the IMS at Drexel for this coming year. I am not sure which to pick. My eventual goal is medical school. I am looking for any information on either as well as anything to help decide between the two, especially from anyone who is in one of the programs now. Thanks in advanced! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 10, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: MSADVICENEEDED Source Type: forums

Biology Section Help
SO I was studying the biology section and I chose to follow the DAT bootcamp study guide. But I was wondering how good the information will be for the DAT? Does it cover everything needed? Or does it go too in depth? The Anatomy and Physiology section alone is 123 pages! Total it's 400 pages, and I have about a month to learn it all. Should I just use the 20 page shortened section from an AP book or what? I'm getting really nervous. Please let me know the best study strategy for biology.... Biology Section Help (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 10, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ss_pyt Source Type: forums

How do AdComs view graduate school GPA?
So this is a question I'm sure you all get on a regular basis, with posters usually asking about how favorably a good (3.7+) grad school GPA is received by admissions committees. Well, I'm coming from the other end to ask you all how much a red flag would a gGPA of ~3.40 for a hard science graduate program would be viewed. In my case, I'm currently enrolled in a 1-year "post-bacc" program in Anatomy and Physiology that offers graduate level courses taught by medical school professors and... How do AdComs view graduate school GPA? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 10, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: emongali Source Type: forums

Chance me for DO
Hey everyone, I have been thinking about applying to DO school and need some help in regards to my chances. Major: Physiology and Neurobiology MCAT: 509 Cumulative GPA: 3.39 Science GPA: 3.23 Clinical Experience as Scribe: 400 hours Clinical Volunteer at a clinic for the disadvantaged - 300 hours Shadowing (non-clincal) Hours: 200 hrs Research: 8 months in a mouse lab (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 10, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ppatel1907 Source Type: forums

I could use some guidance - Anyone in EMS?
Hey guys. Graduated With a physiology degree and all pre-reqs with a 3.0 (yep...didn't know what I wanted to do yet) Worked in EMS as an EMT for two years. Decided to pull the trigger on the MCAT, crushed it and scored a 515 (93%/92%). I have some volunteering experience and a pretty good exstra-curricular app. I applied late last cycle (about 1 month) and didn't get in. I'm hoping with a few more letters of rec and an early app will help my chances this round. Will it? Here is where I'm... I could use some guidance - Anyone in EMS? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 5, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: BlackbeltDoctor Source Type: forums

NBME Shelf Physiology
Hi guys, So this is a bit las minute but I have the Physio shelf on Monday, and we just took the last block test of Physio 2 endocrine yesterday. I started to read BRS today but I was wondering if this is really the best use of my time, being that I only have 3 days!!! What would you guys suggest? I'm doing well in my class so I'm not really worried about passing/failing as I could get a 50% and still pass Physiology, but I want to do well. Thanks in advanced for the suggestions (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 5, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: many5724 Source Type: forums

Should I apply this cycle?
I have a 3.557 gpa and am majoring in health science and minoring in chemistry and biology 3.43 sgpa. 250 shadowing hours worked 2 part jobs since sophomore year and one part time job since freshman year. 500 hours of commmunity service. taken microbiology (A), genetics (B) animal physiology (B) and cell biology (A). B in both organic labs. C in organic two. I did paid researched around 350 hours in an immunology/microbiology lab. I did not apply for a committee letter so that is what... Should I apply this cycle? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 2, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ravina434 Source Type: forums

Beta adrenergic receptor physiology question
So I've been trying unsuccessfully to figure out why the beta-2 adrenergic receptor causes vasodilation and bronchodilation. I understand that they are coupled to an increase in cAMP and activation of protein kinase A, but then all the sources I've checked have an arrow --> physiologic actions. What I'd like to know is if anyone knows off the top of their heads why increased protein kinase A activity results in decreased intracellular [Ca++] (I'm assuming decreased [Ca++] is the ultimate... Beta adrenergic receptor physiology question (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 30, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: hemoglobincell Source Type: forums

HELP Please! Med school admissions with some bad grades?
Hello, I am currently a third year student in the Medical Sciences program at Dalhousie University. I am wondering if I can still get into medical school with one bad semester in second year? My sGPA for that year was a 3.47 (3.83 in first semester and 3.11 in the second). I finished second semester of second year with a C in O Chem II (A- first semester) and a C+ in Human Systems Physiology. Other than those two bad grades, all others were As. (There was some personal issues I was dealing... HELP Please! Med school admissions with some bad grades? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 30, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: allyallymac Source Type: forums

Gpa low
so basically I have a 2.9 right now I will be applying for dental school this may and by the time My grades for this semester get here I will most likely have a 3.1. However I got a d+ in organic chemistry1 a B- in organic chemistry 2 I failed anatomy and physiology 2 and retook it for an A at a community college. I also got a D in anatomy 1 and retook it for an A in a community college. My science GPA Will be around a 3.1 as well. physics 1 and 2 i received a B. I took chemistry 1 and got a... Gpa low (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 26, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: dentalmaze101 Source Type: forums

3.0 uGPA 3.6 gGPA 513 MCAT
First MCAT (2013): 26 (55%) Second MCAT (2015) 29 (73%) Third MCAT (2017) 513 (90%) - 128/128/128/129 State: NJ Resident Race: Asian Gender: Female (27) Undergrad: Private Top 30 (Economics) Grad (MS): Private Top 30 Med School (Physiology) Clinical experience: Mental Health Clinician (4000 hours, 2 years), Founder of Non-Profit/Work in Nutritional Health for Disadvantaged Population (5000 hours, 3 years), Epilepsy Grand Rounds (30 hours, 1 year) Research experience: Economic Theory... 3.0 uGPA 3.6 gGPA 513 MCAT (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 26, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: girlinthebar Source Type: forums

Accepted students and pre-pharm students, What are your stats?
To all accepted pharmacy students and students who are planning to go into pharmacy, what are your GPA, PCAT score, extracurricular activities, pharmacy experiences, leadership experience, etc? It would be great to know the general stats of all fellow pre-pharm students and accepted students so that we all can have a general idea of where we are on this competitive path. Mine is a 3.6 GPA, (B+ in O.Chem and Physiology) have not yet taken PCAT but aiming for 60-70 (hopefully, idk...) 300... Accepted students and pre-pharm students, What are your stats? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 24, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: dreamer122 Source Type: forums

Chances of acceptance
2nd time re applicant to D.O school Summary of stats: -Undergrad GPA: 3.1 (couple of C’s and 2 D’s) -Grad school GPA: 3.53 (Doctorate in Occupational Therapy) -MCAT: 499 -Taken 2 PostBac classes at RowanSOM: biochem and physiology with an A in both classes -Work experience: Close to 5,000 hrs (3 years). Held positions such lead OT, Director of Rehab -Numerous ECs (international and in country volunteer work, Grad round CEUs, Grad school leadership positions, 1000 hours clinical rotation )... Chances of acceptance (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 23, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Hopefuldodr23 Source Type: forums

Case Western MS in Medical Physiology 2018-2019
Hey Y'all, I am surprised no one has made a thread for this program yet! I am considering applying to this program, even though it is a little late. Is anyone planning to attend? I heard great things about this program. Does anyone know how big the class will be for this program? I heard it has been getting bigger every year. Thanks! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: tobeornottobe2 Source Type: forums

Under 3.0 GPA -- help
In dire need of some advice/guidance here: I graduated from my undergrad institution in May 2016 with a B.S. in Biochemistry & Human Physiology. My current undergraduate cumulative GPA is a 2.93 with a 3.2 science GPA. MCAT is a 507. I have a lot of relevant healthcare experience with over 1000 hours of direct patient contact. My LOR are pretty decent but could use another strong one. Since graduation, I have been working full-time as a research assistant in an immunology lab while... Under 3.0 GPA -- help (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: yawkeyes Source Type: forums

"The GRE is no longer required for admission." NPs are making a farce out of us.
Remember the MCAT and the AMCAS? There is now a new breed of direct entry 3-year Nurse Practitioner (NP) programs that accept students who haven't had a day of nursing experience. For example this school in Boston: http://www.simmons.edu/shs/academics/nursing/degrees/direct_entry.shtml Here are the prereqs: "The GRE is no longer required for admission." 1 semester of gen chem 1 semester of organic chem 1 semester of psychology 1 semester of physiology... "The GRE is no longer required for admission." NPs are making a farce out of us. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: womp Source Type: forums

University of Cincinnati M.S. in Physiology 2018-2019
There isn't a thread for this SMP yet, so I thought I'd start one. Also, I noticed on their website (MS in Physiology | Masters in Physiology | UC Cincinnati College of Medicine - ..WB1PRD02W-med.uc.edu) that starting next year there is a guaranteed interview at UCCoM for UC SMP students that meet certain academic standards. Good luck to everyone that is applying! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 19, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: heybubbaa Source Type: forums

Medicine? Medical Physiology? What's best for me, please help!!
Thread Starter Medicine? Medical Physiology? What's best for me, please help!! Follow 7 hours ago 7h ago Quote: Originally Posted by randomsheep11 That sounds very fitting, I'll look into that thank you :) PA is a post grad degree, so you need to ha...
Source: The Student Room - April 18, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ahorey Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums