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How do I apply for medical school?

My career goal is to become a doctor. What are the steps to applying for medical school? #medicine #doctor #college #med-school...

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Active Feb 13 at 07:23 PM

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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Bobby: It's awesome that you want to become a doctor. ...

Do doctors get fired if a baby or mother dies?

I'm also curious what doctors usually do? #medicine #doctor #surgery #healthcare (This question was slightly edited by an admin for...

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Active Feb 13 at 06:39 AM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Aliza, If a baby or mother dies, due to medical complications, ...

What college is best for becoming a surgeon?

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Sheila Jordan, PMP’s Avatar Brittany Ervin’s Avatar
Active Feb 12 at 02:11 AM

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Posted by Nadila B.’s Avatar Nadila B.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Nadila: I agree that John Hopkins University is one of ...

what do you do if you work as an OB GYN doctor or an nick u worker?

Hi, i am O #doctor livia. I am 13. I like to care for younger kids. #doctor...

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Active Jan 28 at 05:12 AM

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Posted by Olivia G.’s Avatar Olivia G.
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Madeline Panzeri | Human Development and Family Studies- Alumni of Penn ... Okay, these are two very different jobs, but they do work ...

whats it like to be a sports med physician assistant?

I just want to know the steps to take. #medicine #physician #healthcare #doctor...

#premed

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Active Jan 26 at 04:46 AM

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Posted by Ashlyn R.’s Avatar Ashlyn R.
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Stephanie Zawada Awesome - the allied health field has great opportunities and a ...

How much did this career cost?

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Active Jan 26 at 04:32 AM

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Posted by yasmine L.’s Avatar yasmine L.
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Stephanie Zawada Medical school is one of the most expensive career options. The ...

How many years did you take to become an anesthesiologist?

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Active Jan 30 at 05:37 PM

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Posted by yasmine L.’s Avatar yasmine L.
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Sundas Ejaz | Pharmacist It depends on when you start counting... Four years of college, ...
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Hwal Lee | PA-S Yasmine,I'm a non-traditional student who worked professionally for a few years ...

What is the hardest part about the nursing program?

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Active Jan 13 at 05:05 PM

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Posted by Cassidy L.’s Avatar Cassidy L.
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Jeanine Brown | Director of Social Services at Laurelwood Hi, nursing is a very competitive program. Having said that, it ...

What are tips to balance free time and studying during Med school?

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Active Jan 18 at 12:02 AM

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Posted by Nicholas L.’s Avatar Nicholas L.
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Alicia Guy | Bachelor of Science (B.S.) at Northeastern State University When getting my AAS in Medical Lab Technology I worked two ...

What is best career in the medical field being around children?

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Sheila Jordan, PMP’s Avatar Misty Miller’s Avatar
Active Feb 13 at 01:20 AM

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Posted by alex P.’s Avatar alex P.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Alex: My son is a second year Pediatrician resident. He ...

What are some things that people should consider before going into the medical field?

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Active Jan 11 at 09:34 AM

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Posted by German V.’s Avatar German V.
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Hammdy Beydoun | Business Development Engineer How long the journey is and the amount of dedication and ...

What are some of the downsides of being a neurosurgeon?

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Active Jan 30 at 05:43 PM

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Posted by German V.’s Avatar German V.
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Sundas Ejaz | Pharmacist 1)Training Requirements:One of the potential disadvantages of becoming a neurosurgeon is ...
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Gordana Ostojic | Manager - Customer ServiceCustomer Loyalty Group Hi Melina, Medical field has a lot of options today. It ...

How long does it take to become a pediatrician? (years of school)

I would like to major in the medical field, i'm in 11th grade. #medicine #doctor #pediatrics #medical #pediatrician #pediatrics #doctor #medicine #medical...

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Sheila Jordan, PMP’s Avatar Ransi Somaratne MD MBA’s Avatar
Active Jan 25 at 01:17 AM

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Posted by Melina D.’s Avatar Melina D.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Melina:Great to hear that you want to become a Pediatrician. ...
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Srishti Agrawal | Health Informatician || Influencer Hi Horizon! This is a great question! I used to work ...
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Joseph Butts | Marketing Professional {Skilled Writer + Dynamic Presenter + ... Hi Ruby. This is a great question because we all have ...

what is the better class for me in college ?

I like the carer of doctor...

#doctor

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Active Jan 25 at 09:51 PM

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Posted by maria C.’s Avatar maria C.
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Andres Sanchez | Sales and Retention Coach What do you want to be when you grow up?

what is a typical day in the life of a Pediatrician?

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Sheila Jordan, PMP’s Avatar
Active Jan 30 at 11:38 PM

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Posted by Ruby M.’s Avatar Ruby M.
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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Ruby: I researched your question and hope you find this ...

What is the best things to study for the medical field?

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Active Jan 27 at 05:37 AM

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Posted by alex P.’s Avatar alex P.
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Veronica Adams | Creative Professional It would depend up what type medical field you want to ...

What classes can I take in college or what should I do in highschool to become a surgeon?

What classes should I take in college or in high school to become a surgeon? If I wanted to become a surgeon what steps can I do? #medicine #surgery #medical...

#doctor

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Active Jan 27 at 05:03 PM

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Posted by candy M.’s Avatar candy M.
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Jeff Weiser | Orthodontist Great question. Here’s what I did: Take every science and math ...

What advice would you give me to follow my steps in becoming a surgeon?

What are some advice that you guys could give me in order to become a surgeon? To be more specific, what classes should I take in college? #surgery #surgeon #medicine #healthcare...

#doctor

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Active Jan 08 at 08:43 PM

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Marci O'Driscoll | Scientist, writer, consultant. Meet with the academic advisor at your school about requirements at ...

how many years would I have to stay in college and what degrees would i have to get in order to become a surgeon?

How long would I have to stay in school? If I wanted to go to community college is there some that may help me pursue my dream of being a surgeon? What degrees would I need to become a surgeon? What is some advice I could get? #doctor #healthcare #medical #surgery #college...

#medicine

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Active Jan 22 at 04:31 PM

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Posted by candy M.’s Avatar candy M.
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Eric Slocum | Software Engineer @ AT&T I would think at least 8 years.Medical School is where you ...
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Andrea H | Recruiter Hi Chelsea. So exciting that you are interested in becoming a ...

When you are becoming a OB GYN in college then is it hard? What goals do you need to set ahead of time?

I am olivia and I am 13! I babysit toddlers and babies! I have younger cousins and I am in love with babies and I would like to spend my life taking care of them. I am also willing to devote my life to my work as an OB GYN in the future....

#doctor

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Active Jan 26 at 04:37 AM

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Posted by Olivia G.’s Avatar Olivia G.
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Stephanie Zawada In college, you can major in any field and still attend ...

Med School

How do I make myself stand out amongst other med school applicants? #doctor #premed #medicine...

#medical-school

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William Cox, M.D.’s Avatar Tiffany Wilson’s Avatar Bonnie Lyons’s Avatar
Active Feb 04 at 07:54 PM

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Posted by Taylor K.’s Avatar Taylor K.
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William Cox, M.D. | Medical Practice Professional You need to make certain you address what Medical Schools are ...

What will help me be calm during an emergency baby delivery?

I am Olivia. I am 13 and i am a big baby lover! I want to become a OB GYN when I graduate College!...

#doctor

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Active Dec 26 '18 at 11:29 AM

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Posted by Olivia G.’s Avatar Olivia G.
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Carol Kampf | Recruiter Olivia;Hope you are having a great holiday. By the time you ...

Does it matter which medical school you go to?

If you want to become an emergency medicine doctor, does it matter which med school you go to? #medicine #doctor #premed...

#medical

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Dimple Khona’s Avatar Sanaz Rykwalder M.S, D.O’s Avatar
Active Dec 26 '18 at 11:54 PM

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Posted by Jenna F.’s Avatar Jenna F.
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Dimple Khona | Pediatric Hospitalist and Integrative Medicine Physician Very nuanced and complicated question. I would say like most things ...

Which career in the medical field is right for me?

I know I want to be in the medical field, but I can't decide which exact job I want to pursue. I thought about being a nurse, but I am shy and have anxiety; I don't think a job where I interact with lots of people all day is the best job for me. My mom suggested a lab tech, but I am not so sure...

#medicine #medical #doctor #job #healthcare

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Toni L’s Avatar Les Bogdanowicz, PhD, MBA, PMP’s Avatar
Active Dec 11 '18 at 04:57 AM

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Posted by Ian G.’s Avatar Ian G.
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Toni L | MA Hello Ian! I think the first step is determining what you ...

What is the hardest part of being a dotor?

I would like to know if I would be able to know if I can handle that kind of stress...

#doctor

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T. Thaddaeus A' Man Ph.D, MSOL, BSHSM, QHP, RTT’s Avatar
Active Dec 08 '18 at 05:47 PM

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Posted by Abigail J.’s Avatar Abigail J.
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T. Thaddaeus A' Man Ph.D, MSOL, BSHSM, QHP, RTT | Health and Human Services Consulting; Interprofessional Education, Training ... Greetings Abigail J.,I am assuming that you are referring to an ...

What did you have to do to get in to this job?

I would like to know what I will have to do before I can get the same job #medical...

#doctor

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 11:32 PM

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Posted by Abigail J.’s Avatar Abigail J.
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John Osborne | Director - External Affairs at AT&T I work at a large company that has many different types ...

What is a normal day at wor look like?

I just want to know what you guys do on a daily basis. #medical...

#doctor

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Michelle Arp MS, BSN, RN, CNM’s Avatar
Active Feb 07 at 12:25 AM

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Posted by Abigail J.’s Avatar Abigail J.
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Michelle Arp MS, BSN, RN, CNM | Certified Nurse Midwife and residential rental property owner/manager Because this answer can vary greatly, in just talk about my ...

What kind of benefits have you been getting from your position in the medical field?

Benefits are important to me when choosing where to work. What are some basic guidelines that you have had or benefits before accepting a job. #benefits #career #medicine...

#doctor

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Active Nov 21 '18 at 08:09 PM

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Posted by Jossie D.’s Avatar Jossie D.
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Kimberly Bundley-Johnson | Perioperative Nurse/Clinical Instructor Helping and educating nursing students to reach their goal in their ...

What is it like being a midwife?

I am enrolled at Job Corps and I am wanting to know more about what your daily tasks are as a midwife. #nurse #doctor...

#medicine

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Active Nov 16 '18 at 03:37 PM

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Posted by Jossie D.’s Avatar Jossie D.

How do you know a career is right for you? What if you have a lot of interests but you don't know which one is the perfect fit?

I am in 11th grade and I have a small idea of what I want to do. I am interested in the medical field but I am not confident about it. I want to help others and I want to know if I should pursue this path. It is hard and I do not want to end up not liking it the career I choose. #career-choice...

#help #doctor #career #healthcare #medicine #highschool #junior

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Active Nov 21 '18 at 04:01 PM

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Posted by Dinah B.’s Avatar Dinah B.
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Jordan C. Medley | Dance Teacher at Inmotion Dance Studio What are you passionate about? What would you do even if ...

How do you become a nutritionist? What do they do in a day? What are some ways I can prepare and what classes should I take in college?

I am interested in becoming a doctor but I do not feel like I could be a physician. I think a nutritionist is the right career for me but I want to know what their job is like. #medicine #doctor #hospital-and-health-care #nutrition #dietician #food...

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Active Dec 01 '18 at 07:31 PM

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Posted by Dinah B.’s Avatar Dinah B.
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Paul Goetzinger MPA College Advisor | Academic/College Advising Assistance Hi Dinah:The path to becoming a nutritionist is going to depend ...

What can I do to prepare for Med. School applications?

I'm a senior in high school but I want to get started as soon as I'm in college. #premed #doctor #medical...

#medicine

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Lillian Wang, LMSW’s Avatar Sanaz Rykwalder M.S, D.O’s Avatar
Active Dec 26 '18 at 11:59 PM

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Posted by Skylar W.’s Avatar Skylar W.
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Lillian Wang, LMSW | Career Counselor in Higher Education Hi Skylar! It's great you're getting started early!First off, do some ...

What degree do I need to pursue Radiology?

Hi! I'm currently a freshman in high school, and I care a lot about my future and especially my academics. I plan on doing early college for an associates and my dream school is UCLA. After I graduate from UCLA I hope to go back to my home state to attend UNC School of Medicine. My question...

#radiology #doctor #medical #college-major #college #medicine #premed

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LaRita Edwards R.T. (R)’s Avatar Sanaz Rykwalder M.S, D.O’s Avatar Jaclyn Richards’s Avatar
Active Dec 27 '18 at 12:01 AM

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Posted by Ruby L.’s Avatar Ruby L.
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LaRita Edwards R.T. (R) | Radiologic Technologist at All Florida Orthopaedic Associates To start you need fantastic grades in Math and Science. Ace ...

How long does it take to become a psychiatrist?

-Difficulty of courses -job placement -years of study -programs required or recommended #psychology #doctor #psychiatry...

#college-major

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G. Mark Stewart’s Avatar Stephanie Sheets’s Avatar
Active Dec 19 '18 at 05:01 AM

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Posted by Kevin B.’s Avatar Kevin B.
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G. Mark Stewart | Adjunct Professor Engineering Psychiatry is a medical degree, unlike psychology. For a medical degree, ...
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Nancy Hamp, MA | IOrganizational Leadership • Assessment and Interviewing • Educational ... Hi, Brianna,Grades are the most important thing when applying to medical ...

Is taking a major which requires medical school and all that jazz worth?

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Active Oct 17 '18 at 04:01 PM

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Posted by Kertiandra G.’s Avatar Kertiandra G.
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Lillian Wang, LMSW | Career Counselor in Higher Education There is no major that "requires" medical school. There are majors ...

Is it possible to have a successful job in the medical field and still have a big and happy family?

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Active Oct 11 '18 at 03:36 AM

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Posted by Salome B.’s Avatar Salome B.
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Jessica Walls | Customer Advocate Yes! Of course! Honestly anything is possible! To answer your question, ...

How was the transition from being a medical student to a resident?

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Ransi Somaratne MD MBA’s Avatar Sheila Jordan, PMP’s Avatar
Active Oct 26 '18 at 11:24 PM

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Posted by Marie Angelica P.’s Avatar Marie Angelica P.
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Ransi Somaratne MD MBA | Physician and Biotechnology Executive It was difficult for me because, as a medical student, I ...

Does where I get my undergraduate degree impact acceptance into Med School?

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Active Oct 03 '18 at 04:25 PM

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Posted by Kate K.’s Avatar Kate K.
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Mary Quiceno, MD, FAAN | Associate Professor of Neurology No, but you might have a greater chance for acceptance at ...

Will any hospital I work for, pay to further my educational ?

Im only in high school and I have high hopes into getting in the medical field. One of the highest work competitions. I want to do more and help more. We only have one life, so why not go above in beyond. If I become a RN at a hospital, will they pay to furth my education and becoming something...

#medicine #doctor #nursing #healthcare

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Renee Donnelly’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Oct 12 '18 at 11:49 PM

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Posted by Rubi R.’s Avatar Rubi R.
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Renee Donnelly | CEO ContigoU Hi Rubi, It's commendable that you want to help others and ...

What are the best pre-requisite classes to take before entering medical school?

This is more specifically for becoming an emergency room surgeon. #medicine...

#doctor

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Active Sep 26 '18 at 06:40 PM

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Posted by Phillip S.’s Avatar Phillip S.
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Tammy Russell, Ph.D. | First-Generation College Students | Academic Advisor | Career ... Hi, Phillip!many doctoral programs do not require students to major in ...

What is the educational path to become a private neurosurgeon ?

What are the steps and degrees you recommend and how many years do you think it takes? #college #college-major #medicine #healthcare...

#doctor

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Active Sep 27 '18 at 02:37 PM

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Posted by Denise C.’s Avatar Denise C.
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Ransi Somaratne MD MBA | Physician and Biotechnology Executive Becoming a neurosurgeon in private practice is not different from neurosurgery ...

things that i should know before becoming a doctor

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Active Sep 22 '18 at 11:58 PM

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Posted by esmeralda P.’s Avatar esmeralda P.
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Dheeraj Nagpal | Anesthesiologist First and foremost you have to ask yourself why you want ...

I am in the 10th grade and I am just beginning to explore my future career, what are some careers and helpful next steps I should consider based on my passions and interests ?

At school, I am most interested in math, and science, while my hobbies include helping and looking out for others, and doing makeup. A topic that i am passionate about is helping people. What are some career options that best align with these interests and what are some helpful next steps i...

#career-counseling #cosmetologist #doctor

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Active Jan 18 at 11:02 AM

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Posted by Ashlyn R.’s Avatar Ashlyn R.
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Pamela Smith | Experienced Career Advisor Hi Ashlyn,I suggest writing a list of careers that you are ...

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