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Question How to fill the letter request form?

i have doubt about letter request form,
what should i write in Lor author name?? dr. xyz M.D. or xyz. M.D. or just Dr. xyz?
and what should i write in lor title /department? M.D internal medicine/nephrology or medical doctor internal medicine/nephrology?
pls clear my doubts...
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LoR Author Name: John Smith, MD


Title/Department: Assistant Professor / Internal Medicine, Nephrology
another example
Title/Department: Associate Professor / General Pediatrics

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LoR Author Name: John Smith, MD


Title/Department: Assistant Professor / Internal Medicine, Nephrology
another example
Title/Department: Associate Professor / General Pediatrics

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but i have lors from private doctors..in that situation what should i write?
lor title/department= physician /internal medicine,nephrology..??is it correct
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but i have lors from private doctors..in that situation what should i write?
I would say then for example
Title/Department: Private Practice/Ohio Nephrology Clinic

But pay attention, that sometimes private doctors do have affiliations with Universities and they may still have the academic designation such as instructor, associate prof, assistant prof ....etc

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I would say then for example
Title/Department: Private Practice/Ohio Nephrology Clinic

But pay attention, that sometimes private doctors do have affiliations with Universities and they may still have the academic designation such as instructor, associate prof, assistant prof ....etc

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i have still doubt.
can i write "lor title/department= chief of medicine/ apollo hospital,internal medicine and nephrology???
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ok so which one should i write in the title section ..plz help

Academic Title:
Associate Professor of Pediatrics


Departmental Title:
Director, Pediatric Medical Education
Asst Med Director Graduate Medical Education


any inputs?
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