Originally Posted by Boatox
The usce I put on my application was from hands-on only experiences in general surgery (but anything within the surgical field helps). I also had LORS (from surgeons) from these experiences to back them up. I applied the year before with no usce (I have good scores (250+ on all steps, first attempt) and listed a few observerships (non-US) I did and I didn't receive one interview.
can you provide any guidance on how to get surgery observerships, where should i apply, any sample email? i just took my step 1 n waiting for results. please if you can show me the right direction, i will really appreciate your help!