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A 41-year-old member asked:

I am interested in the field of medicine and wanted to start researching infectious diseases. how should i go about doing this?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
First: Work on a bachelor's degree. Study hard, get good grades and take a pre-med curriculum if possible. Apply to take mcat's and apply to medical schools. Or you can go a doctoral or masters route on the research side of things. Take care.
Last updated Mar 16, 2014
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