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Demographics
Match Year:  2011
Medical School:  University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Undergraduate Institution:  North Dakota State University

Advanced Degrees Obtained:
   - MA

Academic Information
USMLE Step 1:  238
USMLE Step 2:  245

AOA:  Selected
Class Rank:  Top 10-25%

Family Medicine:  High Pass Internal Medicine:  High Pass
Pediatrics:  Honors Surgery:  Honors
Neurology:  Honors Psychiatry: 
OB/Gyn:  Honors Neurosurgery:  Honors

Other Information
Published non-medical related research during medical school. Significant rural medical immersion experience during 3rd year. Many non-medical and non-academic experiences prior to medical school (raft guide, ski-bum, counted fish, etc...). These seemed to be the primary topics of discussion during my interviews.


Applications
Arizona
  Mayo (Arizona):
- Applied
- Received interview

Colorado
  U Colorado:
- Applied
- Attended interview
- Interview Experience:
Loved this program. Fantastic residents in a fantastic department. Close to world class outdoor activities. #2 on ROL

Florida
  Mayo (Jacksonville):
- Applied
- Received interview

Iowa
  U Iowa Hosps:
- Applied
- Attended interview
- Interview Experience:
Very nice program. Beautiful hospital, great critical care program. Didn't love Iowa City.

Kentucky
  U Kentucky COM:
- Applied
- Received interview

Michigan
  U Michigan:
- Applied
- Received interview

Minnesota
  Mayo (Rochester):
- Rotated at this institution
- Applied
- Attended interview
- Matched here (Ranked #1)
- Interview Experience:
Best overall fit. Fantastic training. All fellowships. 100+ OR's. See anything and everything.
  U Minnesota:
- Rotated at this institution
- Applied
- Attended interview
- Interview Experience:
Home program. Great staff, good variety of cases. Fantastic PD. Still suffering somewhat from a poor reputation compared to other regional programs.
Nebraska
  U Nebraska Med Ctr COM:
- Applied
- Received interview

New Mexico
  U New Mexico:
- Applied
- Attended interview
- Interview Experience:
Loved this program. Small, tight-knit group of residents. Tailor your intern year to your preferences. Beautiful hospital surrounded by a beautiful landscape. Would have been contender for #1 on ROL if my SO would have liked the city.

Oklahoma
  U Oklahoma Ctr:
- Applied
- Attended interview
- Interview Experience:
Nice program with a great intern year and a world class department chair.

Oregon
  OHSU:
- Applied

Tennessee
  Vanderbilt U:
- Applied
- Received interview

Utah
  U Utah:
- Applied
- Received interview

Wisconsin
  U Wisconsin:
- Applied
- Attended interview
- Interview Experience:
Another good midwestern program in a very nice city. Great cases and autonomy. In the top half of my ROL.

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