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by ReturnToMed
Fri Mar 27, 2015 12:20 pm
Forum: IMG Medical Residency & USMLE
Topic: This year SOAP and Match proved 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 28459

Re: This year SOAP and Match proved 2015

I think this is a very interesting point. I agree that personal contacts are important. Any other suggestions to help those applying after repeating a step? What do people think about: - Get a job as a clinical research coordinator at a hospital with an internal medicine or family medicine residency...
by ReturnToMed
Mon Nov 17, 2014 9:31 am
Forum: USMLE Forum
Topic: parasympathetics in facial nerve?
Replies: 0
Views: 8876

parasympathetics in facial nerve?

What is the nucleus for the parasympathetic fibers in the facial nerve?
by ReturnToMed
Wed Jul 30, 2014 10:21 am
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: 3.2 cGPA, 34 MCAT.. any chance getting in?
Replies: 12
Views: 25798

Re: 3.2 cGPA, 34 MCAT.. any chance getting in?

I don't know any of the post-bac programs off hand (I would look at schools in your home state first).

Masters programs can be tough. Do you know what kind of masters you would pursue?
by ReturnToMed
Tue Jul 29, 2014 3:11 pm
Forum: Non-Traditional Premeds
Topic: is 47 too old to go to medical school?
Replies: 11
Views: 26429

Re: is 47 too old to go to medical school?

I went back to do a residency in my 40s; it hasn't been bad, except the financial hardship. I'm getting paid a resident's salary which isn't enough to support a middle-class family. My path is 4-5 years shorter than what you are proposing and I started residency at a younger age than you will be sta...
by ReturnToMed
Tue Jul 29, 2014 3:03 pm
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: An Indian Aspirant's Question
Replies: 1
Views: 5690

Re: An Indian Aspirant's Question

That's a tough question to answer in one post. It depends a lot on where you do your education. For example, if you were to try to do this in the US you would end up going to college for 4 years (costs on the order of $40,000 to $150,000), then take your MCAT, then do 4 years of medical school (anot...