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Omar Baig
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About Me
I am an entrepreneur in Silicon Valley.

I am Founder of Premed Network and Physician Nexus, an online platform which connects physicians in 88 countries.

My interests include a passion for the martial arts. I currently train at the American Kickboxing Academy in San Jose.

I was one of the entrepreneurs profiled in the documentary film “Digital Lives” by Evoray Productions.
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At 4:14pm on August 17, 2012, Michael McKuin said…

Hey Omar, thats crazy that you went to SLU. Not many people I run across have.

At 10:50am on March 4, 2011, Kristina Orilla said…
Hello Mr. Omar! (: I can't find your comment in my wall. Why is that? But I saw it in my mail. (: Thank you so much
At 9:16pm on February 27, 2011, henna mohammad said…
Hi, do you know of any shadowing and internships opportunities in south florida or ft.lauderdale? thanks
At 10:07pm on January 20, 2011, vinod choudhary said…

Thanks Omar





At 8:41pm on January 20, 2011, Perceus said…

Thank you for the invitation Omar... 




At 10:58am on November 23, 2010, Keyon Mitchell said…
Thanks for the welcome Omar! This is a great website!

At 10:39am on October 26, 2010, Cecil Peter Brown said…
Hi Omar,

I have not been up here in a bit and there is so much i have to catch up on. I love the physicians page and the insight the put into this sight. Well hope to keep this correspondence up. Have a good day.
At 10:08pm on October 25, 2010, Kevin Brenner, MD, FACS said…
Happy to be here...please let me know how I can help.
At 6:13pm on October 25, 2010, John R Adler said…
did you get my email?
At 1:53pm on October 14, 2010, Christopher Carballo said…
Thank you for the advice and the welcome message. this site seems to be very helpful/useful, i just have to get the hang of it lol
Thanks agian,

Omar Baig's Blog

Premed Experts Part II

Imagine being able to find an expert for just about anything premed related and picking his/her brain:

-Finding shadowing opportunities

-Finding internships

-Getting into International medical schools

-Getting into Caribbean medical schools

-Finding research opportunities

-Improving your science GPA

-Finding the right mentors

-Getting good clinical experiences

-Using social media to help get into medical…


Posted on February 25, 2013 at 1:08pm

Premed Experts

Over the years I've been able to learn from a LOT of people.  What I've realized is that the right teacher/coach/expert can leap frog the learning process.  However, there is a lot of friction in finding that person.  For example, it can take a lot of time and effort.  Then there are questions on cost, availability, etc.  In essence, there is massive information asymmetry.  A clear lack of transparency.

Premed Network is going to remove a lot of the friction and information…


Posted on February 22, 2013 at 2:48pm

Premed Work Opportunities

Clearly our world is becoming more virtual.  People are spending more time online than ever before.  Technology continues to allow people to connect, communicate and collaborate regardless of geography.  

In the coming weeks we'll be reaching out to physicians throughout the world to see if they have virtual work opportunities for our members.  I don't know if this will work but it is important that we try.  Unless we keep innovating we will not succeed.

As far as I know…


Posted on August 21, 2012 at 8:16pm


Have you ever seen the movie Moneyball?  The central theme is how the game of baseball has been changed by Billy Beane. 

This is what excites me most about PN - the opportunity to change the game.  To put it in mathematical terms, I see an inflection point. 

Here in Silicon Valley there is a flood of innovation as entire industries are being reconfigured.  I'll reference a great article from Marc Andreessen titled “Why Software is Eating The World”:…


Posted on August 15, 2012 at 7:00pm — 3 Comments


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