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by wackie
Tue May 23, 2006 5:43 pm
Forum: Non-Traditional Premeds
Topic: Perhaps you don't care, but...
Replies: 6
Views: 6226

Perhaps you don't care, but...

I was nearly cast out of the first college I went to and had no hopes of getting admitted to another (I had moved). I've busted butt in a community college and have just been accepted to a university. Woot!!! I know, small feat, but it is definatly one step out of eleventy billion to reach my goal. ...
by wackie
Sun May 21, 2006 8:43 pm
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: So I've been doing some DO info reading...
Replies: 4
Views: 6378

The animosity is only bred by premeds. Doctors don't care so long as you know your stuff.
by wackie
Sun May 21, 2006 9:44 am
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: Dilemma
Replies: 26
Views: 8778

Take a listen:
Oldmandave over on oldpremeds went from a 1.2 to being a doctor.
http://www.nhpr.org/node/8453



Cheer up. There's hope. You'll have to bust your butt three times as much as a typical premed, but it's doable.

Good luck!
by wackie
Sun May 21, 2006 9:31 am
Forum: Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Topic: So I've been doing some DO info reading...
Replies: 4
Views: 6378

DO's have their own residencies which an MD can not get into. However, a DO can take the USMLE and get into an MD residency. So, you actually have more doors open to you in that respect. However, the approaches to medicine are slightly different and this is what you need to concentrate on. Make sure...
by wackie
Sun May 07, 2006 8:14 am
Forum: Premed Forum
Topic: The alternative career if u can't become a doctor?
Replies: 16
Views: 9852

If I don't make it into medical school then my butt will be in paramedic school :mrgreen: