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Profile and Perspective for John Rivers                  Viewed 11101 times

General Information
Name:John Rivers
School:Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
Graduating:2009, MD degree
Gender:Male
Marital Status:Single
Scholarship:Navy
Nontraditional:No
Second career:Yes
Posted:10/23/2008
Contact prefs:You may contact me.

Pre-Med Info
Pre-med:BS in Chemistry, Winthrop University
GPA:4
MCAT:39
Number med schools applied to:5


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Schools applied, interviews, offers
This list only includes schools interviewed at and beyond, and may not include all schools applied to.
Med School Invitation? Interviewed? Offer?
Emory University School of MedicineYesYesYes
Duke University School of MedicineYesYesYes
Harvard Medical SchoolYesYesYes
Medical University of South Carolina College of MedicineYesYesYes
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of MedicineYesYesYes

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