What would be a good major for wanting to specialize in Emergency Medicine?

I am a freshmen in high school and I wanted to get a headstart on college aplication,majoring,etc. I want to become a doctor who specializes in emergency medicine,but before i get there i would need a major in college.But, I am unsure what to major in that would give me the best expierence with this fieled and if i dont get into Med school.. a major that will still allow me to get a job.

Asked By: Lea =] - 7/3/2011
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As an Emergency Physician, you would need to have basic knowledge of almost everything because you cannot choose the kind of patient that will be brought to you. So, general knowledge is a must. When working in an emergency setting, you will often realize that only about 20 % of cases that are brought in are... More
Answered By: fts1939 - 7/3/2011
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Take your obstacles one at a time. First you have a long way to go before you graduate from High School. Take all the chemistry, sciences and math classes you can get, and work hard to pull down good grades. That means sacrifice on your part, but you're not being asked to do anything that a million doctors before... More
Answered By: Diocletian - 7/3/2011
History, with a minor in statistics... More
Answered By: John de Witt - 7/3/2011
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