Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
160 Doctors are Online

Query about Medical studies - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: General Health
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2408 Questions

Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   HELLO
User :   yes
User :   i have a couple of questions for ya
User :   I'm thinking about a medical specialty
Doctor :sure
Doctor :   proceed
User :   and was hoping you could answer some questions
User :   1. What did it take to get a PhD? (What were the requirements? How long did it take? etc.)
2. How did your degree prepare you for the professional work you do?
3. Where do you get the information you need to stay current in your field?
4. What journals do you read?
5. Do you belong to any professional organizations?
User :   and did you ever regret becoming a MD?
Doctor :Are you from USA
User :   Seattle WA
Doctor :ok
Doctor :   you have to clear premedical course
Doctor :   and after that you can enter into medical course
User :   I have my associate of science
Doctor :   ok
User :   about to transfer into UW
Doctor :   so you can finish course in 5 years
User :   yupp
Doctor :   after that you have to participate in residency process to match
User :   what did it take for you to get your PhD?
Doctor :otherwise you can join PHd directly without any exams
User :   Oh I see.
Doctor :   you can do Phd in any course
Doctor :you can choose

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor