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by b2med
Fri Apr 02, 2010 5:21 pm
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: BUSINESS TO MEDICINE. ADVICE NEEDED
Replies: 8
Views: 15433

Re: BUSINESS TO MEDICINE. ADVICE NEEDED

Yes, I have considered the DO, MD but PA is the direction I am considering more favorably now. I just got a job at a hospital, NOT in a clinical setting but close enough to get some shadowing opp. and questions answered. The PA route can be anywhere as little as 5 pre req's and up to 8 or courses de...
by b2med
Tue Nov 17, 2009 2:57 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Taking prereqs at a CC?
Replies: 8
Views: 3570

Re: Taking prereqs at a CC?

Since I already have an undergrad degree(non-med), would it be wise to chose Harvard as a post bac to increase my chances into US medical schools? Does it really matter which school the pre-med credits come from or is it more about MCAT scores and GPA?
by b2med
Thu Nov 05, 2009 9:53 am
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: BUSINESS TO MEDICINE. ADVICE NEEDED
Replies: 8
Views: 15433

Re: BUSINESS TO MEDICINE. ADVICE NEEDED

I know that locally I can get some volunteer time at a hospital, but the kind of help I will be providing is more non-care related. Meaning the only thing I'll be able to do is transport patients, get stocked items, answer phones, etc. Is this experience sufficient enough since I do not have any lic...
by b2med
Wed Nov 04, 2009 1:31 pm
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: BUSINESS TO MEDICINE. ADVICE NEEDED
Replies: 8
Views: 15433

Re: BUSINESS TO MEDICINE. ADVICE NEEDED

I just had to answer them directly 1. How much volunteering do you do? ( this shows a willingness to give back and to do things without question of making money) A lot. In fact, not to sound facetious but over the past 2 yrs as a real estate agent I've given more time than most people would be willi...
by b2med
Wed Nov 04, 2009 12:34 am
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: BUSINESS TO MEDICINE. ADVICE NEEDED
Replies: 8
Views: 15433

Re: BUSINESS TO MEDICINE. ADVICE NEEDED

What type of questions would you ask someone to see if they have charateristics of a doctor to be?