Career Questions tagged Premed

Do you have to be in a pre-medical if you want to go to medical school?

I have an interest in going to medical school but I'm not sure if I need to apply for a pre medical program. I don't know if I sould be applying for pre-medical now because I am a senior to college. #premed #premedical #medical #medicalschool...

#medschool

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Active Nov 04 at 02:35 AM

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Posted by Jacqueline M.’s Avatar Jacqueline M.
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Gwen Hardin, MS, PPS, APCC | School Counselor and Mental Health Clinician Hi Jacqueline,If you want to go to medical school you do ...

What majors set you apart form the crowd for med school?

I’ve heard that a general bio major is the easiest pick for a pre-med major. What other majors would prepare you for med school but set you apart from the crowd? #premed #health...

#majors

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Active Feb 06 at 01:43 AM

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Shay R | Analyst at Healthcare Company Engineering majors or other challenging majors that give you hard skills.

What can you do in high school to make yourself appear more competitive when applying to a pre-me program?

I’m a sophomore in high school and wondering about what I could be doing now to make myself appear a strong and willing candidate for an exceptional pre-med program in college. I have always wanted to go into the medical field, but never sure about what I could be doing to make myself stand out...

#medical-practice #medical #competitive #premedical #college #medicine #premed #highschool

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Martha Cecile Storrie MD’s Avatar John A Perrotti MD’s Avatar Kristen Hansen’s Avatar
Active Aug 24 at 12:00 PM

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Martha Cecile Storrie MD | adult urology & primary care physician Here's your answer: learn to represent yourself well (learn to speak, ...

What steps should I be taking throughout my undergraduate education to best prepare for medical school?

As a senior in high school whose dream job is to be a neurologist, the steps in between where I am now and where I want to go seem a little daunting. It would be great to have a bit of insight about what goals I should be working towards over the next few years! #premed #medicine #healthcare...

#medical-school #hospital-and-health-care

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Active Apr 20 at 10:43 PM

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Posted by Megan R.’s Avatar Megan R.

How much does the undergrad college you go to affect what medical school you get into?

I am a senior in high school and am getting ready to apply to undergrad. I want to be a surgeon and know that I will have to apply to medical school once I am done with undergrad. I want to go to a smaller college/less known college because they are less expensive but I do not know if they...

#medical #medical-school #college #premed #surgeon #undergraduate

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Active Oct 17 '17 at 05:02 AM

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Herman Liu | Clinical Trial Management Associate Hi Osiris, I don't know the answer, but I have seen ...

What is a good way to determine what major will be best for your career path?

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Nicholas Clark’s Avatar Herman Liu’s Avatar
Active Sep 28 '17 at 05:39 PM

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Nicholas Clark | Bioprocess Development Scientist at Algaeon, Inc. Hello Brooke, For most jobs they won't care what your major ...

Will pursuing a double major in criminal justice and Pre-Med help me to become a medical examiner?

I have been told by multiple guidance counselors that double majoring in criminal justice and pre-med would set me up to become a medical examiner but one of my teachers notified me that I would have to pair pre-med with forensics. #premed #forensics...

#criminal-justice

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Active Sep 04 '17 at 02:53 AM

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Paul Lewis, MD, FAAFP,CPE, CPHIMS | Medical Director Baycare Health System major in what you enjoy, you don't need to have a ...

Chemistry to Pre-Medicine Track

Hi, I'm currently wanting to become a Chemistry major and apply for medical school. What are some advice that you can give me pertaining to what classes I should be taking, study materials (such as books, internet sources, etc.), and internship opportunities? Please let me know what your...

#college-admissions #common-app #college #medicine #premed #chemistry

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Active Sep 14 '17 at 04:37 PM

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Posted by Minjung K.’s Avatar Minjung K.
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Saul Jaime | Post-Doctoral Pharmacologist Hi Minjung, What I can advise you to do is become ...

What major is required or essential to become a physician or medical professional?

I am going to be majoring in Biology and Business this upcoming year. I aspire to become a physician in the years to come. I just wanted to know if those majors would cover the pre-medical requirements. #medicine #college-major #college-admissions #physician #college-majors...

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Active Jun 30 at 01:26 PM

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Posted by Armine M.’s Avatar Armine M.
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James Garza | Owner, Self-employed at Garza Medical Association hi Armine, i've been a Family Physician for 20 years. i ...

if you are grossed out by blood is being a doctor a good idea?

I was planning on being an internal medicine doctor so I would have to deal with blood or needles, I would just be diagnosing people, but will I still be coming in contact with blood or not? #doctor...

#premed

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Active Feb 25 at 07:17 PM

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Posted by celeste G.’s Avatar celeste G.
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Cecily Schwimmer MS,CNM,NP | Advanced Practice Clinician. Clinical trainer and consultant You might be surprised. Once you understand the science behind it, ...

How rigorous is the CNM medical program at Baylor?

I am going to become a CNM and would like to know the difficulty of the program at Baylors school of medicine? #registered-nurses #nurse-midwife #nurse #nursing #medicine #healthcare #college-bound...

#premed

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Active Jul 17 at 09:30 PM

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Posted by Hannah G.’s Avatar Hannah G.

What are some high school courses that might help me achieve a medical career in the future?

Hi, I'm an 11th grader in high school and I would like a career in medicine such as a physician or a doctor and I wanted to know, what are some college courses I could take that would be beneficial in pre-med or med school, aka courses geared toward a medical career? I have already taken AP...

#medicine #premed #medical #doctor #medschool

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:41 PM

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Posted by Maria M.’s Avatar Maria M.
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Jack Irwin | Owner, Jack Irwin DDS High school courses are probably close to worthless in terms of ...

If you could go back and change one thing, to prepare you for med school, what would it be?

I've heard that med school is very tough, and I want to prepare as best as I can. #medical-school...

#premed

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:32 PM

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Posted by Ashley W.’s Avatar Ashley W.
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James Garza | Owner, Self-employed at Garza Medical Association hi ashley, i graduated med school in 1993. first and foremost, ...

After completing a pre-medicine program and receiving an undergraduate degree in either biology or chemistry, what kind of jobs can you get during medical school that would use your bio or chem degrees?

I want to be able to gain job experience while studying in medical school. #biology #chemistry...

#premed

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:31 PM

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Posted by Laney S.’s Avatar Laney S.
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Ian Sarad | Fermentation Scientist Laney, If you are planning on attending medical school, that will ...

Aerospace dynamics

What classes is a future aeronautical engineer required to take at a University of California? #aerospace #mechanical #aeronautics #premed #nasa #bio-chem #electrical-engineer...

#electro-mechanical

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Wael Al-Rihawi’s Avatar Aldo Arata’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:26 PM

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Posted by Ghaffarali  R.’s Avatar Ghaffarali R.
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Wael Al-Rihawi | Mechanical Engineer I Automotive I could not find University of California Curriculum. The link below ...

Mathematics and biomedical?

To my understanding (from whart highschool teachers have told me) engineering takes alot of mathematics to be able to do well. Is this true? and if so, how much is mathematics actually applied in biomedical engineering? I absolutely love math and it's subtopics. And it is one of the reasons why...

#premed #biomedical #bioengineering #mathematics

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Active Feb 18 at 05:13 AM

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Posted by andy S.’s Avatar andy S.
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Manuela Constantinescu | "Your reputation is more important than your paycheck, ... If you want to go for bio-medical it means that you ...

Biomedical engineering and Pre-med

How difficult would it be to attempt to get into the Premed system at a college while also striving for a bachelors in bio medical engineering? Would it help my chances? #doctor #engineering #medical-school #biomedical...

#premed

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James Garza’s Avatar Luis
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:22 PM

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Posted by andy S.’s Avatar andy S.
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James Garza | Owner, Self-employed at Garza Medical Association hi andy, i graduated med school in 1993 and have been ...

How long does it take to become an Anesthesiologist?

I have wanted to become an Anesthesiologist for awhile now but never knew how long it would actually take me. #college #doctor #anesthesiologist #premed #science #medical...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Active Oct 13 '17 at 11:16 PM

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Posted by Courtney S.’s Avatar Courtney S.
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Erin Herd | Senior Manager, Global Service & Support Hello, Here are the steps for being a MD: 1) you ...

I am interested in becoming an Anesthesiologist. What majors would be recommended?

I am asking because I have talked to several doctors to see what college administrators are looking for and there is a divide in their answer. Some stay steer clear of any majors that have anything to do with science and others say focus mainly on the science aspect because it prepares you for...

#doctor #science #medical #college #hospital-and-health-care #premed

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Active Oct 17 '17 at 02:23 AM

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Posted by Courtney S.’s Avatar Courtney S.
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MICHAEL BRAFF, MBA | Biomedical Engineering Manager Courtney, Since an Anesthesiologist is an MD, I would focus on ...

What classes did you take to choose what career path you desire?

As a senior in Achievement First Brooklyn High school, I had a long desire since a child in science because it focuses on discovering and creating innovative technology or ideas. As I matured, my focus has been between engineering or health majors. I recently got accepted into Swarthmore...

#college #engineering #classes #health #premed

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:13 PM

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Posted by Winfred N.’s Avatar Winfred N.
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Steve Johnson | product management expert, speaker, author, coach Although many colleges try to rush you to declare a major, ...

What classes or requirements must be met to get into medical school ?

I am a high school senior and am quite interested in studying medicine. #medicine #pre-med...

#premed

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Karen Wise Jenkins, M.B.A.’s Avatar Justina Pongonis’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:07 PM

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Posted by Darlyn P.’s Avatar Darlyn P.
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Karen Wise Jenkins, M.B.A. | The SEER Group LLC Science courses are important. While in high school, try to take ...

What is it like to try and become a doctor? Is it stressful, do you have to go to school for a long time?

I am a Sophomore at High school, and I am interested in becoming a doctor, but I was wondering what it was like to actually get there? #doctor #medical...

#premed

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:03 PM

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Posted by Irma A.’s Avatar Irma A.
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Neelima Pradhan | Physician at V.A. Medical Center It depends upon the reason for becoming a physician and expectations ...

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