Career Questions tagged Premed

Essie L.’s Avatar
Essie L. Apr 13 66 views

What do I have to do to get into Emergency medicine?

I am interest in medicine and I want to know how long it takes to go into certain fields of medicine. If you have anything else to add about Emergency medicine, let me know! #medicine #doctor #healthcare #medical...

#premed

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Henry L. Apr 12 93 views

Besides good grades, how do I get into med school?

I've heard GPA is a really important factor in admission, but if I want to stand out or have better chances than the other people applying, what else can I do? #premed #doctor...

#medical-school

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Henry L. Apr 12 90 views

Is it important to take classes outside of my major?

When I go to college, I'm probably going to major in a natural science, and, honestly, I don't enjoy English or history class. Is it a good idea to take those courses in college anyways, or can I only take the math and science I enjoy?...

#premed

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Henry L. Apr 12 97 views

What kinds of student organizations should I join in college?

I'm a junior in high school right now, and I really want to go to medical school. I'm not sure what kinds of organizations are available to join or where I want to go, but I want to do everything I can to become a doctor. #premed #doctor #college...

#healthcare

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Henry L. Apr 12 97 views

What do I do this summer for med school?

I want to try to go to Medical School after college, and I know I should be doing research this summer, but everything was cancelled due to Corona virus. What should I spend this summer doing instead that would help my chances at getting into med school? #medicine #doctor #premed...

#medical

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Jeff S. Apr 12 47 views
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Jeff S. Apr 12 97 views
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Isabelle F. Mar 19 111 views

How long does it usually take upon recieveing proper education for a job as a surgeon does it generally take for one to actually begin working in that position?

At school, I am most interested in gross anatomy, microbiology, and biology, while my hobbies include athletics. A topic that I am passionate about is leadership and "organized chaos". #medicine #doctor #biology #surgeon #trauma #icu #chaos #busy #medical #premed...

#med

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Isabelle F. Mar 19 105 views

Is it still more or less challenging for a woman to hold a position so high up as a surgeon or chief of surgery within a hospital?

At school, I am most interested in gross anatomy, microbiology, and biology, while my hobbies include athletics. A topic that I am passionate about is leadership and "organized chaos". #medicine #doctor #biology #surgeon #trauma #icu #chaos #busy #medical #premed...

#med

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Isabelle F. Mar 19 91 views

What are the social lives of surgeons throughout the hospital? Do many surgeons not have time to have a very large social life? Do they have time for children / starting a family?

At school, I am most interested in gross anatomy, microbiology, and biology, while my hobbies include athletics. A topic that I am passionate about is leadership and "organized chaos". #medicine #doctor #biology #surgeon #trauma #icu #chaos #busy #medical #premed...

#med

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Isabelle F. Mar 19 95 views

Is 12 years of in-depth education really worth it to become a trauma surgeon? It seems like a huge amount of time for one to be in school for a specific job.

At school, I am most interested in gross anatomy, microbiology, and biology, while my hobbies include athletics. A topic that I am passionate about is leadership and "organized chaos". #medicine #doctor #biology #surgeon #trauma #icu #chaos #busy #medical #premed...

#med

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Isabelle F. Mar 19 96 views

Is there any way to begin your PhD while wrapping up your Med degree? (just to cut down on some of the time spent in getting a secondary education)

At school, I am most interested in gross anatomy, microbiology, and biology, while my hobbies include athletics. A topic that I am passionate about is leadership and "organized chaos". #medicine #doctor #biology #surgeon #trauma #icu #chaos #busy #medical #premed...

#med

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Ashley N. Mar 19 136 views

How can I find a health-related internship for this summer?

I was planning to stay on campus this summer and do research, but due to COVID-19, my research program has been cancelled. I’ll now be spending my summer at home (in Las Vegas). I’m really struggling to find pre-med or health-related internships in Las Vegas and was looking for some assistance...

#premed #health-care #internship #covid-19

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Aun M. Feb 28 139 views

What was your Pathway to Medical School?

This may not be common amongst many people, but if applicable, would you tell me how you got into medical school (starting from high school)? This will definitely be a long question, but I felt that it would be helpful to many students and aspiring individuals looking for motivation or a...

#medicine #premed #healthcare #doctor

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Amanda C. Feb 24 77 views

How can I volunteer to improve Chicago-area healthcare?

I am a pre-med student at Purdue majoring in Public Health looking for more clinical experience. I am interested in healthcare disparities and epidemiology. Additionally, I am interested in the specialties OBGYN, endocrinology, cardiology, pulmonology, dermatology, and urology, but I am open to...

#medicine #premed #chicago #healthcare

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Anjali P. Feb 04 93 views

How to make the most out of my Gap Year?

I am a junior pre-med student and plan on taking 1 Gap Year. I have already taken my MCAT and don't feel like I need to retake it. I also have experienced research throughout college and don't have the passion to continue with that. I am a finance major and am considering using that degree to...

#gapyear #premed #medical #nonprofit #medicine #college

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Alyssa M. Dec 12, 2019 111 views

What is the best way to prepare for a pre-med program?

Hello, I’m in 11th grade and I am highly interested in becoming an anesthesiologist. Of course, with this in mind I’ve been trying my best to excel in chemistry, biology and other helpful classes. I’m wondering if there are any other ways or a better approach to preparing myself for a...

#premed #anesthesiologist #medical-school #doctor

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Cheyanne D. Dec 12, 2019 88 views

How would I go about becoming a surgeon?

I’m a junior in high school and would like to go to college and med school to eventually a surgeon what steps should I take? #surgery#medi alschool#medicine #doctor #medical #surgeon...

#premed

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Kaleb J. Dec 12, 2019 115 views

Do most neurosurgeons work in hospitals?

I want to be a neurosurgeon but just was wondering where most are employed? Hospitals? Private practices? #doctor #medicine #medical...

#premed

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Lindsey B. Nov 26, 2019 109 views
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Emma H. Nov 20, 2019 96 views

What is the best premed school to go to?

I'm a Freshmen in high shcool and I was wondering what college is the best to go to before medical school. #college #medicine #premed #doctor...

#healthcare

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Clare W. Nov 14, 2019 89 views

What is the differences between a CRNA and an anesthesiologist?

I’m a junior in high school, interested in anesthesia, I’ve job shadowed CRNAS a couple times. Wondering what is the difference between an anesthesiologist and a CRNA. #hospital-and-health-care #premed #healthcare #medicine #doctor...

#anesthesia

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Tessa Y. Nov 14, 2019 72 views
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Ana U. Oct 29, 2019 112 views

What is the best path to medical school

I graduated from high school in Mexico in 2017. I’m attending a community college, this is my first quarter. I would love advice in what path to take Thank you #college #medicine #premed...

#healthcare

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danna C. Sep 25, 2019 115 views

Are too many or too few people entering the orthopedic surgery profession?

a high school student considering following the path of becoming an orthopedic surgeon. #surgery #doctor #medicine #orthopedic #surgery...

#premed

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danna C. Sep 25, 2019 100 views