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Old 07-28-2012
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When is it the best time to talk to your "reference" regarding residency? After applying or before applying?
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Am not sure what do you mean by 'reference', do you mean your insider connection in the program?

If that's the case then I would suggest that you call him/her before applying and let him/her decide which is the best time to talk to the program director to look at your application.

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