It's time for me to reapply and I could use some advice after a failed cycle.
I guess I will start off with some general statistics and an overview of my journey thus far. I graduated from the University of Tennessee in Spring of 2019 with a degree in Biochem and a GPA of 3.9 (both overall and sGPA). I took the MCAT in August of 2018 and received a 512 (127,126,129,130). I have roughly 400 hours of hospice volunteering, 1000 hours of clinical experience as a nursing technician, and several shadowing experiences. I have three (possibly four) pretty solid letters of... It's time for me to reapply and I could use some advice after a failed cycle. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - July 4, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: KrazedKraken Tags: What Are My Chances? WAMC Medical Source Type: forums

Staying excited about specific programs given the odds against you
How do you all deal with getting your hopes up about specific programs given the odds against any individual applicant? I keep having this thought when looking through the schools' websites. For example, I've just spent the last hour or so reading about Emory's curriculum and reviews from students, and this school seems to fit my interests in medicine perfectly. And then I go check out the statistics, and see that less than 5% of completed applicants get offered admission. Pretty... Staying excited about specific programs given the odds against you (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - July 1, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: viralhiker Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

*** The Official USC School of Dentistry Class of 2025 Interview/Acceptance Thread ***
Last year's thread: *** The Official USC School of Dentistry Class of 2024 Interview/Acceptance Thread *** Hey, everyone. You can post your questions and updates here. Class of 2023 Statistics overall GPA: 3.59 science GPA: 3.51 DAT (AA/TS/PAT): 19.9/19.7/20.1 Class Size: 144 Class of 2024 Statistics overall GPA: TBD science GPA: TBD... *** The Official USC School of Dentistry Class of 2025 Interview/Acceptance Thread *** (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 27, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Californian Patriot Tags: School Specific Discussions Source Type: forums

WAMC / Advice for OOS Schools
Hey guys! I'm really curious to see if anyone has any advice for an OOS applicant. I'm wondering what the statistics are for OOS applicants admitted to some of the schools that I'm applying to. Thanks for the help in advance! Date of submission: 6/16/2020 Overall GPA: 3.85 Science GPA: 3.85 DAT score (include AA and all sections): AA22, PAT24, QR21, RC24, BIO23, GC20, OC20, TS21 State of Residence: VA Undergrad Attended: Virginia Tech Major: Biological Sciences - Biomedical... WAMC / Advice for OOS Schools (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 22, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: alexa1998 Tags: What Are My Chances? WAMC Dental Source Type: forums

Indiana University online math major $900 a course.
Online Degrees from the Indiana University Online With over 120 online degrees at Indiana University Online to choose from, you can advance your career on your own schedule right from home. online.iu.edu I'm just going to leave this here for anyone who wants to take a mid life career change seriously. This is a top 25 program and will get you into penn state world campus statistics program or georgia tech omcs program. It will also get you into just about any math based masters you can think of. You don't even need to finish the degree. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 18, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: redfish955 Tags: Pharmacy Source Type: forums

Missing Personal Statement
I am a re-applicant for this 2021 cycle after a rejected application last year. I made an unfortunate discovery when looking over last year's application that I had not added my personal statement essay to my primary application. After spending months writing this essay, I'm sure you can imagine that I am kicking myself over this massive oversight... I'm wondering how this affected my applications. My statistics are not extremely competitive for the MD programs I applied to: 502 and 507... Missing Personal Statement (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 6, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: sydneyecross Tags: Re-Applicants [ MD / DO ] Source Type: forums

WAMC Canadian, First Time Applicant, Low DAT
Date of submission: July 1st 2020 Overall GPA: ~3.65 (3.7 by time of graduation) Science GPA: ~ 3.6 (not sure if A&P and statistics count here) Bio-Chem-Physics GPA: ~3.6 (3.7 after retakes) DAT score (include AA and all sections): Bio: 18, GC: 18, TS: 18, RC: 23, PAT: 19, AA: 20 (I'll be taking the American DAT as soon as I can [Sept?] and the Canadian DAT once again in Nov) State of Residence: Canada Undergrad Attended: York University... WAMC Canadian, First Time Applicant, Low DAT (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 5, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: lebron23 Tags: What Are My Chances? WAMC Dental Source Type: forums

Guys, to be blunt, what are my changes? Should I give up?
I am 23, just graduated with BA with a 2.992 in an irrelevant major with no prerequisites except maybe statistics with I got a A- Let say if I do a post-bacc with all the prereqs and will: - provide clinical/shadowing experiences - let's imagine I will get a 3.5 to 3.7 GPA in the post bacc -Let say a 505 in the MCAT Experiences so far: worked as a part-time direct support professional and took care of autistic children for around 2 years during college Hobbies: can draw on a hyperrealism... Guys, to be blunt, what are my changes? Should I give up? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 3, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: drhong Tags: Nontraditional Students Source Type: forums

Canadian Match Statistics
Hey, looking for some hope as a Canadian student hoping to specialize. From the 2019 "Combined Phase I & II Statistics for Applicants" (Dental Match | Statistics of the Match) the proportion of Canadian grads that actually match seem incredibly low - almost unrealistically and discouragingly low. For instance, for the 230 OMS spots available, 2 Canadian grads matched or for the 294 Ped spots, 4 Canadian grads matched. Is there some... Canadian Match Statistics (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - June 1, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: CanadianBoiii Tags: Dental Residents and Practicing Dentists Source Type: forums

Help with MD/PhD school list. (522/3.90)
Hi guys! I'm applying MD/PhD this upcoming cycle and was wondering if I could get help with my current school list. My profile right now is: Profile: Rising senior at top 10 undergrad (no gap year), double majoring in Biology and Statistics, Asian State: Ohio cGPA: 3.90 BCPM GPA: 3.91 MCAT: 522 Research: Worked in a basic science lab since freshman year, have had 3 in-school summer research fellowship grants. However, no publications from this lab and only one poster at an in-school... Help with MD/PhD school list. (522/3.90) (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 27, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: MD2025-applicant Tags: What Are My Chances? WAMC Medical Source Type: forums

Pharmacy schools now accept more than 80% of applicants
The host of the Pharmacy Leaders Podcast posted these admissions statistics first on Facebook, where I got the idea for this article. One experienced pharmacist commented on the thread, When I graduated in 2001 the running joke was if you have a license and a pulse pharmacies throw money at you to hire you. Now it should be “Do you have a pulse and an approved loan application? We’ll take you! [URL... Pharmacy schools now accept more than 80% of applicants (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 16, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: jkdoctor Tags: Pre-Pharmacy Source Type: forums

Classifying deaths from COVID-19: Why the official statistics will never reflect the true mortality from coronavirus, and how future studies could try to address this
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Source: BMJ Comments - May 10, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

Pharmacy Career Choice/ Pharmacy Outlook
This is to concentrate views from recent grads or soon to be graduating to give TRUTHFUL accounts of the profession. I’m seeing a lot of misinformation and it is our job to be transparent for anyone looking to go into the profession. I’ll just post the job outlook from the Bureau Labor of Statistics Pharmacists : Occupational Outlook Handbook : U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - May 4, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: x_plojin Tags: Pharmacy Source Type: forums

Re: Covid-19: Leading statistician slams UK ’s reporting of swab tests as “travesty of science”
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Source: BMJ Comments - May 1, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

Re: Covid-19: Leading statistician slams UK ’s reporting of swab tests as “travesty of science” What is the backround rate, Pillar 4?
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Source: BMJ Comments - April 28, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

Organic Chem Class, Genetics, Bio statistics, and Sociology in One semester (15 credits)... Will this be Hard?
This semester I have to take Organic Chem with the lab, Bio statistics I, Genetics, and Sociology for 15 credits. I've already taken all of my easier courses so now all I'm left with are harder science courses. Do you guys think this will be manageable? And then next semester I would have to take Animal Phys, biochemistry, Intro to Methods in Biotechnology, Physics with lab and philosophy of science (also 15 credits). Should I move anything around or should this schedule be fine. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 25, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Ivygisselle28 Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

What should I take next year...
So I’m going to be a freshmen in undergrad next year, and I’m picking my classes. I know that I may have to do online next semester, so that would change what I can take. Anyways, I have enough credits towards my bio major to have chem 1&2 done, and bio1 done. So I’ll for sure take bio 2 next fall, and statistics in the spring, but as far as chem classes, my next set is organic chem 1 with lab and organic chem 2 with lab. I was thinking of doing those both next year, 1 in fall and 2 in... What should I take next year... (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 21, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Kota1000 Tags: Pre-Veterinary Source Type: forums

WAMC - Non-traditional applicant: 2020-2021 cycle
cGPA: 3.73 I'm not sure exactly how it will all calculate since I transferred and took some CC classes during high school/summer, plus a few online classes during break/after graduating, but I did a quick estimate and it seems to shake out to 3.73-3.74. sGPA: 3.6? This is strictly chemistry, biology, organic chemistry, physics, math, statistics, biochem, and cell & molecular bio -- not sure if I should include things like genetics, metabolic nutrition, kinesiology... WAMC - Non-traditional applicant: 2020-2021 cycle (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 17, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: GarbanzoMD Tags: What Are My Chances? WAMC Medical Source Type: forums

Transferring from CC with statistics - do I have to take algebra?
Hey guys confusing title but let me explain. I am transferring from a community college to a 4 year CSU to study pre med. I completed statistics at my community college, but one of the pre requisites for chemistry at the 4 year university is Alegbra I and II. I never took algebra, but statistics is technically a higher class than Algebra and transferable (whereas Algebra is a non-transferable lower division class) so do you think they will make me take Algebra to meet the pre req - or is... Transferring from CC with statistics - do I have to take algebra? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 14, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: jimbraggs Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

How did you explain a dip in your GPA during undergrad?
So I'm about to graduate with a B.S. Geography (3.4 GPA) in about 3 weeks and go right to work. I'll be starting a DIY PostBacc as the only BCPM classes I have are 2 math courses that I had to take to graduate (Algebra & Statistics). Looking back at my undergrad career my GPA took a drastic dip my junior year. I had a positive trend my first two years but then I dropped to a 2.9 GPA when averaging out the junior year semesters. Senior year has been my best ending with a 4.0 this semester... How did you explain a dip in your GPA during undergrad? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 11, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Nate_Dawg Tags: Nontraditional Students Source Type: forums

Surgery versus family medicine
To get straight to the point: I wanted to be a surgeon. Statistically I should have matched. I did the sub-Is, had the letters, had the interviews, somehow I fell through the cracks. I did not match. This broke my heart. (My board scores were on the low end of surgery applicants, so I think this played a big part.) But after seeing prelims on the interview trail and how desperate they seemed, I promised myself I would not go that route. I am 30 years old, I did not want to spend a year of... Surgery versus family medicine (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - April 3, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: daffodildog Tags: Medical Students - DO Source Type: forums

New data from the MSAR: % of disadvantaged students matriculated
The new 2020 MSAR shows the % of matriculants who self-identify as disadvantaged (underserved area/government programs/etc) on AMCAS. Just thought how eye-opening it was looking at these statistics for some of these schools. This is data from 2019, with me cherry picking schools: Harvard 21% Hopkins 9% Penn 6% NYU 3% Michigan 15% U-Washington 21% Northwestern 6% UCSF 13% Cornell 19% UCLA 38% USC Keck 14% UC Davis 56% UC Riverside 68% Tulane 11% Vermont 11% Penn State 15% Looks like some... New data from the MSAR: % of disadvantaged students matriculated (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - March 29, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: thesecretisme123 Tags: Topics in Healthcare Source Type: forums

Missing statistics on COVID-19?
I am wondering if there may be purposefully withheld or missing data on whom had died after contracting COVID-19. I had heard that there were news from China that there were younger population who had also died during this mishap, including patients who were in their 20's and doctors in their 30's, but these information were intentionally not included out of the government's fear of a crashing market. Therefore current thought that it is just the older population that is seriously affected... Missing statistics on COVID-19? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - March 18, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Ailiniel Tags: Pharmacy Source Type: forums

"MD ANES" listed below "Non-ICU MD" in Society of Critical Care Medicine's U.S. ICU resource Availability for COVID-19 Report. WTF
Infographic says it all........ SCCM | United States Resource Availability for COVID-19 With the onset of COVID-19,1 the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) has updated its statistics on critical care resources available in the United States to answer common questions regarding care for an overwhelming number of critically ill patients, many of whom may require mechanical... sccm.org (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - March 17, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: cocopuff Tags: Anesthesiology Source Type: forums

Thoughts on Ferkauf School of Psychology/Yeshiva University PsyD program?
Hi all, I just got accepted into Clinical Psych PsyD program of Ferkauf, and trying to decide if I should take their offer. I am an international student from China and so student loan would not be available for me, but luckily my parents are willing to help me pay my tuition. Even though I won't have the burden of debt after graduation, I am still wondering if the quality of the training at Ferkauf would worth the high tuition. Their statistics seems good, and I have not heard many negative... Thoughts on Ferkauf School of Psychology/Yeshiva University PsyD program? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - March 11, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: sherry641 Tags: Psychology [Psy.D. / Ph.D.] Source Type: forums

Coronavirus (COVID-19) High Yield Video
Lordy it's been a long time since I started a thread. A lot of my med students and residents have been asking about coronavirus and this came across my Facebook, and I found the youtube link. It's 3 minutes but hits a bunch of the high yield statistics for those of us who don't want to read NEJM and the CDC. Not sure if anyone will find it useful, it's a little more lay person focused than I usually refer to. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - March 2, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: thumbz Tags: Medical Students - MD Source Type: forums

2020-21 University of Cincinnati SMP Discussion Thread
Hello, I just got accepted to the 2020-21 UC SMP class, so I figured I would start the new thread. This program has a great statistics and I'm excited to use all the tools that it has to better my application. I am a high MCAT low GPA non-traditional applicant that will be applying for the second time after this program. If anyone else has been accepted and wants to talk about the program or Cincinnati in general feel free to PM me. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - February 21, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: labtech312 Tags: Postbaccalaureate Programs Source Type: forums

UF Pharmacy Class of 2024
Hello All! As we are all patiently waiting for interview offers I thought I should create a page where we can document our successes, statistics, and timelines. Application Submitted- 8/17/19 Application Verified- 8/19/19 Application Under Review- 8/26/19 Interview Offer Date- PCAT 78th Composite Percentile Science GPA 3.4 Five Years as a Technician Hopefully, we can get a lot of responses so we can go through this process together. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - February 10, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: RAYMONDN1995 Tags: Pharmacy School-Specific Discussions Source Type: forums

Weekends classes while working full time?
Hello! I was planning on doing weekend classes or night classes for the following Medical School Prerequisites: One year of biology with lab One year of general chemistry with lab One year of organic chemistry with lab One year of physics with lab At least one semester of biochemistry A math requirement (some schools require calculus, some require statistics, some require both One year of English I wanted to divide this load of a span of 2 to 3 years. I... Weekends classes while working full time? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - February 8, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: joshuabalbuena.rpt Tags: Nontraditional Students Source Type: forums

Suicide trends in the US, 1900 - 2019
For some time, I have been trying to track down an Excel sheet of the suicide rate in the US over the past many decades so I could see for myself how it was really changing (people say it's going up recently, but is that meaningful when looked at more broadly than just the past 1-2 decades?). Unfortunately, I couldn't find this anywhere. So I went through the CDC's website where you can find the old published "Vital Statistics of the United States" and entered the data in Excel myself. I... Suicide trends in the US, 1900 - 2019 (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - February 6, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: hamstergang Tags: Psychiatry Source Type: forums

Re: Gender pay gap in general practice is 35%, report finds - owing to dodgy statistics?
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Source: BMJ Comments - January 27, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

***Official OMS 2020 Match Results***
In honor of being a couple hours from the deadline to submit rank lists and no going back. I'm sure there are many of us who are still torn/bittersweet. Good luck everyone! Program Matched: Dental School Attended: Year Earned DMD/DDS: International Student (yes/no): NBME scores: Class Ranking/Size: Externship(s)/where: Research: Extracurriculars: Programs Applied to/Interview Invites/Interviews attended/Programs Ranked/Ranked position: Also, here are last years statistics... ***Official OMS 2020 Match Results*** (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - January 22, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Mr.Scalpel Tags: Dental Residents and Practicing Dentists Source Type: forums

University of Arizona PhD Clinical Psychology; Any insight?
I just recently discovered that the University of Arizona has a clinical program within their psychology department and have good concentrations in Neuropsychology and Psychophysiology. I looked at their APA statistics, they are thoroughly accredited and their APA match rates have been ~%100 for the past ~5 years. Also it's funded!! Does anyone have any information about the strength of this program? I realized the class size is small (~5-6 clinical students). Would you recommend this to... University of Arizona PhD Clinical Psychology; Any insight? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - January 22, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: NeuroPsychosis Tags: Psychology [Psy.D. / Ph.D.] Source Type: forums

Life Sciences class vs Biological Sciences class
So I'm trying to take a probability and statistics class this semester. My college offers a lot of versions for this class geared toward different career paths. The two I'm looking at registering for is one for the life sciences and one for the biological sciences. The life sciences class is considerably easier than the biological sciences class (200 level vs 300 level) so I was wondering if med schools care that I choose the easier class. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - January 20, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: JamStars Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

Neurology residency competitiveness
Hey guys, I recently switched my track from Emergency med to Neurology. Naturally, all of my previous research on residency was focused on EM. I am looking into neurology statistics now. That being said, can anyone comment on how competitive neuro residency is? Specifically a COMLEX CK 2 SCORE needed? Stats: OMS III USMLE 1: 222 COMLEX: 599 Strong LOR from my neurology preceptor +3 others Straight passes in all classes (Plus other extracurriculars geared towards EM) -I know my personal... Neurology residency competitiveness (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - January 19, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Neurality Tags: Medical Students - DO Source Type: forums

Are my grades good enough to get into oxbridge medicine
Thread Starter Are my grades good enough to get into oxbridge medicine Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Quote: Originally Posted by MedDog Hi I've just started sixth form and all my friends have decided where they want to go to uni already. I did this medicine shadowing...
Source: The Student Room - January 18, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: nexttime Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Opthalmology as an IMG
Hello, non US IMG here. Wanted to ask if opthalmology is an IMG friendly specialty because I haven’t managed to find many statistics of the past years regarding the number of IMGs matching. Is a usmle step 1 score of 240 and decent scores of step 2 CK and CS along with some research done outside US and no US clinical experience yet enough to make it through? I would be willing to do 2-3 years of research in US ground prior to applying for a match to buff up my CV but I put so much efford... Opthalmology as an IMG (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - January 5, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: 1dayumay Tags: Medical Students - MD Source Type: forums

Game-changer: New Guidelines for Interosseous Ablation of Basivertebral Nerve
ISASS Guideline – Intraosseous Ablation of the Basivertebral Nerve for the Relief of Chronic Low Back Pain – ISASS – The International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery ISASS - The International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery www.isass.org "Intraosseous ablation of the basivertebral nerve is a relatively new minimally invasive treatment for the relief of CLBP that is diagnosed using well-established clinical and MR imaging findings. The procedure is supported by Level I evidence including 2 RCTs demon...
Source: Student Doctor Network - December 24, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: drusso Tags: Pain Medicine Source Type: forums

OptomCAS Application Q's for MCPHS
"Please explain any F's, D's, W's, or leaves of absences that appear on your transcript(s)." Hi, can anyone help me find out how to answer this? I want to ensure I use the correct wording: I only have a D from Organic Chem I & a W in Statistics just because I didn't understand. I later took it and passed the following semester. Any comment is much appreciated! (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - December 8, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Missc9opt Tags: Pre-Optometry Source Type: forums

BMAT 2021 entry discussions megathread
Thread Starter BMAT 2021 entry discussions megathread Follow 3 weeks ago 3w ago Here is the BMAT 2020 thread (discussion of tests taken in 2019) Here is the BMAT 2019 thread (discussion of tests taken in 2018) What is the BMAT? The BMAT (Biomedical Admissions Test) is a 2 hour examination required for e...
Source: The Student Room - December 1, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ecolier Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Re: Statistics Notes: Diagnostic tests 1: sensitivity and specificity
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Source: BMJ Comments - November 29, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

should I retake a statistics class taken Pass/Fail
Hello everyone, I took an upper level statistics class for pass/fail, and passed the class, but i didn't learn anything. I'm pretty sure I passed by the skin of my teeth. I think it'd be good to have a good statistics foundation, so what do you think about retaking this at a community college so I can actually learn statistics? Also, I took a neuroscience class 4 years ago and got a B. Would it be bad to take the class again at a community college? I don't remember anything from this class... should I retake a statistics class taken Pass/Fail (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 26, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: IcedCoffeeOnly Tags: Pre-Medical - MD Source Type: forums

The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that there is a 0% job growth in pharmacist jobs for 2018-2028!
Pharmacists : Occupational Outlook Handbook: : U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Pharmacists dispense prescription medications to patients and offer expertise in the safe use of prescriptions. www.bls.gov (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 24, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Judgment Dragon Tags: Pharmacy Source Type: forums

KCU-KC vs ATSU-SOMA vs TUNCOM
Okay fam, I've been fortunate enough to have a choice for schooling this cycle, so I would love some input from y'all. I'm deciding between KCU-KC, ATSU-SOMA, and TUNCOM. KCU-KC: Pros: - Loved the campus and the vibe from students - The statistics concerning boards and match placement speaks for itself - Awesome anatomy program and new SIM center - Super cool city Cons: - I don't have any connections to KC and my family is on the west coast, so I'm wanting to try and stay in KC... KCU-KC vs ATSU-SOMA vs TUNCOM (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 23, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: PinPointed Tags: Help Me Decide: X vs Y Medical School Source Type: forums

Need an advice for applying to medical school in USA
Thread Starter Need an advice for applying to medical school in USA Follow 3 minutes ago 3m ago Quote: Originally Posted by And_U Currently, I'm on my 2nd-year biomedical science course (total of 3 years) in the UK. The course contains only those units that are some...
Source: The Student Room - November 14, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Democracy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

How hard does the prereqs actually get?
I'm a freshman in MCB (my school divides biology into MCB and IB), an introductory chem class, statistics, and an English composition class. How hard do prereq classes actually get? I'm hoping to achieve anywhere around 3.7 cumulative with my prereq courses. (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - November 11, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: mascue Tags: Pre-Dental Source Type: forums

Anesthesiology Has Biggest Increase In Residency Applicants Per Program Of All Specialities!!!!
See ERAS preliminary data: ERAS Statistics 2019: 776 US applicants + 265 non-US applicants per program = 1041 applicants per program (new record, 1st time over 1000) 2018: 667 US applicants + 254 non-US applicants per program= 921 applicants per program 2011: 410 US applicants + 193 non-US applicants= 603 applicants per program (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - October 31, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: PathDoctor Tags: Anesthesiology Source Type: forums

Is this the end of our profession (lets discuss)
Lets talk about why we are in the position we are in please. As an experienced retail pharmacist, I would like to hear some facts about WHY pharmacy is such a struggle and why it seems to be fading. If you can try to list statistics and factual data to support your ideas, I would really appreciate it. so, LETS TALK! 1) i believe over saturation is a major factor, which is indicated by the index numbers of graduates to jobs available for each state. 2) Big companies are struggling to meet... IS THIS THE END OF OUR PROFESSION (LETS DISCUSS) (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - October 30, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: sozetone Tags: Job Market Source Type: forums

Massachusetts considers prohibiting HOPD facility fees. Implications for practicing Pain MD's?
Baker-Polito Administration Announces Health Care Legislation Aimed at Addressing Key Challenges The Baker-Polito Administration today introduced comprehensive health care legislation to improve outcomes for patients, increase access to care and bring down costs. The reforms will promote access to behavioral health and primary care services and cut down the hidden costs that currently... www.mass.gov "Creating limits for when a hospital can charge an extra fee (known as a facility fee) for services delivered at hospital outpatient department. ...
Source: Student Doctor Network - October 20, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: drusso Tags: Pain Medicine Source Type: forums

Considering CNRA's came to be in 1956 and so far MD/DO Gas docs are making more and have stable employment, where did the negativity come from?
I see a lot of depressing threads from 2006/2009/2012 etc. about Gas or Anesthesiology losing jobs and being paid less, but the statistics seem to say otherwise. Its 2019 and: Automation doesn't look like it happening any time soon [https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2016/03/28/its-game-over-for-the-robot-intended-to-replace-anesthesiologists/] Job outlook is high... Considering CNRA's came to be in 1956 and so far MD/DO Gas docs are making more and have stable employment, where did the negativity come from? (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - October 17, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Mr.Popo'sDentist Tags: Medical Students - MD Source Type: forums