Career Questions tagged Pre Med

Pre-Med is a term used for undergraduate college students who are on track to go to medical school. Popular medical doctor careers include a pediatrician, surgeon, and anesthesiologist. Please read...

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Yuki L. Oct 24, 2016 391 views

How much studying and homework do you do on an average day as a pre-med student?

I'm planning to go into Pre-Med in college. I know it's going to be a very vigorous four years, but want to know exactly how difficult it will be to take all the classes in the Pre-Med track. #pre-med #undergraduate #college-student #pre-medicine #medicine #healthcare...

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Christian G. May 13, 2016 455 views

Regarding the future of Physician Assistants, do you believe they will be allowed to do more in their respective areas of work.

I am considering a career as a Physician Assistant and I have always heard that PAs are not allowed to do as much as the Physicians. I am curious about the job and how it will change in the future. #doctor #science #medicine #pre-med #physician #careers #hospitals #hospital...

#career #hospital-and-health-care

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Angel S. Sep 28, 2017 334 views

When I attend college in the fall, I would like to study medicine. So as a Freshman, would it be best to major in Pre-Medicine, Biology, or Chemistry?

I am asking because I don't want to enter college unsure of what I genuinely will like to do for the rest of the school year. #college-choice #pre-med #college #doctor #biology...

#chemistry

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maxim A. May 18, 2016 278 views

if national medical care by the federal government was to be placed would it have any effect on salaries of doctors

just asking as i want be a doctor by there have been talks about national medical care and i know that in many countries with free med care the qouality and salaries of medical professionals are not very good #doctor #pre-med...

#financial-planning

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JENITZA V. May 18, 2016 384 views

How difficult is it to get accepted into a good medical school if you go to an in-state university?

I've always dreamed of becoming a pediatrician but when it came to choosing a university to attend I decided to go to Texas A&M University in College Station. I am afraid that due to the competitiveness of the field, getting accepted into a well known medical school will be unbelievably...

#pre-med #medicine

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Brieana F. May 25, 2016 296 views

Can I become a RN first and then work up to becoming a physician?

I am asking this question because I want to have a career in the medical field and want advice on what steps I should take to achieving my goal #medicine #healthcare #pre-med #registered-nurses...

#physicians

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Madison O. May 19, 2016 457 views

Will transferring during undergrad ruin my chances of getting into med school?

Currently I am at a public university and I'm not doing very well, mainly because the class sizes are so big and I feel like I'm bothering the professor if I go to office hours with questions. So, I'm transferring to a private school because I think I'll be a better student. Is this going to be...

#college-transfer #healthcare #medical-school #pre-med #college #medical-education #medicine

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Aracely A. May 18, 2016 361 views

How long does it take to become a surgeon?

I want to go to med-school but I don't understand the path to go to reach my goal to be a surgeon. In addition, how could I possibly work under a major hospital, such as Mass General Hospital. #college #medicine #healthcare #pre-med #graduate-school #higher-education...

#surgery

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Amy C. May 21, 2016 425 views

How did you choose your specialty in medicine?

What did you do to get a feel for the different fields in medicine and settle for one specifically? #doctor #career #medicine #healthcare...

#pre-med

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Janai H. May 14, 2016 364 views

How could someone prepare for losing a patient?

I am a pre-med biomedical science major and I know that I want to pursue surgery, I also know that as a surgeon there will come a time that I am not able to save a patients life and I would like some advice on how to prepare for the moment I love my first patient. #doctor #medicine #healthcare...

#medical-school #pre-med #doctorate-degree

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Kira W. May 18, 2016 292 views

Is it better to pick a specified major when trying to travel in a Pre-Med track?

I am thinking of majoring in biology and possiblly going Pre-Med. #medicine #biology #healthcare #pre-med...

#medical-school

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Jorge G. May 18, 2016 429 views

Where's the cheapest college to become a doctor in the US?

I want to become a doctor to help people with their health issues and save many lives. #doctor #biology #pre-med...

#counselor

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Ariel M. May 18, 2016 520 views

What's a good school to attend to become a trauma doctor

I am looking for a good school to attend so I can be a trauma Dr. a school with good medical courses and high ratings of getting jobs after college #college #doctor #healthcare #pre-med #hospital-and-health-care...

#emergency-medicine

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Haley P. May 15, 2016 325 views

What do you personally consider the best strategy to study for the MCAT?

Mainly asking this question because this next year is my junior year of college and I need to start studying for it. #college #doctor #healthcare #pre-med...

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