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Old 07-27-2005, 07:32   #44
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Originally Posted by DoctorDoom
Sir, I apologize for asking again, but I'm confused. These are physicians who are in the middle of residency training? or completed residency for their first utilization tour? I'm still getting the negative on even beginning the SF training as a resident O-3.
Physicians who are assigned to USASOC or who wish to be. I would assume that those assigned to an actual SF Group have the highest likelihood of attending.

Those physicians would be O-3s.

IIRC, they have to attend SERE before SFAS.

Again, the USASOC Surgeon could explain the policy to you.

Basically, can't get to an SFG, no real need for the training.

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