anonymous asked:

I want to doe something in the medical field, but don't necessarily want to go to medical school. What are my options?

There’s actually a ton of options, including:

  • Home Health Aide
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Medical Office Assistant
  • Medical and Health Services Manager/Administrator
  • Medical Assistant
  • Dental Assistant
  • Physical Recreational and Occupational Therapist
  • Registered Nurse
  • Cardiovascular Perfusionist
  • Physician Assistant
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Radiation Therapist
  • Radiologist/Diagnostic Imaging Director
  • Transplant Coordinator
  • Nuclear Medicine Technologist
  • Medical Sonographer
  • Cytotechnologist 
  • Dietician/Nutritionist
  • Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician
  • Social Worker
  • Recreational therapist
  • Healthcare Educators
  • Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Surgical Technicians
  • Emergency Medical Technicians
  • Health Information Technician
  • Audiologist
  • Dispensing opticians
  • Medical Records Coder
  • Medical Assistants
  • Phlebotomists
  • Nursing Assistants and Transporters
  • Marketing Managers
  • Compliance Officer
  • Healthcare Navigator
  • Biomedical Equipment Technician
  • Home Health and Hospice Aides
  • Medical Biller
  • Psychiatric Aide
  • Speech-language Pathologist

Just to name a few!


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anonymous asked:

Best pre-med and medical schools?

Great pre-med schools:

  • Baylor University
  • Boston University
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Cornell University
  • Creighton University
  • Dartmouth Medical School
  • East Tennessee State University (J.H. Quillen)
  • George Washington University
  • Georgetown University
  • Howard University
  • John Hopkins University
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Northwestern University
  • Ohio State University
  • St. Louis University
  • Temple University
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Miami
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of South Florida

Medical schools:

  • Harvard University
  • Stanford University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • University of California - San Francisco
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Washington University in St. LouisYale
  • UniversityColumbia University
  • Duke University
  • University of Washington
  • University of Chicago
  • University of California - Los Angeles
  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
  • University of California - San Diego
  • Cornell University
  • Vanderbilt University
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Northwestern University
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • New York University
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Emory University
  • Mayo Medical School
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • University of Virginia
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Oregon Health and Science University
  • University of Iowa
  • Boston University
  • Ohio State University
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Colorado - Denver
  • University of Florida
  • Georgetown University

anonymous asked:

How can I enhance my chances of getting into med school??

There are quite a few ways.

Let me pass along a couple of articles that you should seriously consider reading:

6 reasons why applicants fail to get into medical school

How to get into medical school

Getting into medical school

Hope this helps you out some! 

Remember to not let the stress get the best of you. Keep a clear and determined mind and you will be fine!