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by distefam
Sat Jul 18, 2009 2:49 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Just decided I want to become a doctor
Replies: 12
Views: 9805

Re: Just decided I want to become a doctor

Thank you both for your thorough replies. It appears I have some research to do. I would eventually like to become a citizen of an EU country so in that case I suppose I would not be "An American practicing in Europe". However, I realize that obtaining a new citizenship is a lengthy proces...
by distefam
Mon Jul 13, 2009 11:06 am
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Just decided I want to become a doctor
Replies: 12
Views: 9805

Re: Just decided I want to become a doctor

I've lived in Spain for three months and England for a month. I speak Spanish, so it probably won't be too hard to learn Italian over the next several years.

Do you know where I can look for more information on specific requirements?

Again, thank you for all of your help.
by distefam
Sun Jul 12, 2009 9:51 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Just decided I want to become a doctor
Replies: 12
Views: 9805

Re: Just decided I want to become a doctor

Thank you for your reply.

It seems that European medical school is out of the question then. Is it possible to go to medical school in the US then move to Europe? Would one do one's residency in Europe rather than the US if this were the case?
by distefam
Mon Jul 06, 2009 5:20 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Just decided I want to become a doctor
Replies: 12
Views: 9805

Re: Just decided I want to become a doctor

One more question if you don't mind. I have been researching European medical schools and found that in most countries (Italy and France specifically) there is a 6-year program straight out of their equivalent of high school. Students who plan on attending medical school there do not attend undergra...
by distefam
Fri May 29, 2009 12:12 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Just decided I want to become a doctor
Replies: 12
Views: 9805

Re: Just decided I want to become a doctor

Thank you for the quick reply and sorry I wasn't clear. I am currently studying at a US University and plan on continuing my undergraduate studies here. I wanted to look at European medical schools as well as ones in the United States. The year in Japan is during my undergraduate studies and will he...