USMLE Success

Residents Medical • 06/06/2017 - 15:44

What is USMLE? USMLE is the well-known, challenging, three step exam sequence that is required for anyone who wishes to practice medicine in the U.S. USMLE...

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What to Know About Step 2 CK

Residents Medical • 12/17/2015 - 16:10

The United States Medical Licensing Examination tests medical students and graduates in three separate exams in order to ensure preparedness for medical...

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Bridge the Gaps in Your CV

Residents Medical • 11/13/2015 - 11:09

When applying to residency, how much do gaps in your medical training influence your chances at matching? A gap can be a period of months, or more...

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Getting Prepared for ERAS

Residents Medical • 06/07/2015 - 23:16

ERAS season is upon us so it is time to start getting organized! ERAS tokens become available on June 23rd so it is a great time to start collecting all your...

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I failed USMLE Step 1! Now what?

Residents Medical • 05/31/2015 - 15:03

Don’t panic! It is very important to focus on what you can do moving forward rather than worry about your past attempts. Also remember you are not alone....

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Why Didn't I Make the Cut?

Why Didn't I Make the Cut?

Residents Medical • 02/13/2015 - 09:31

As we enter into Graduate Medical Education (GME) interview season, many medical school graduates anxiously await interview offers from residency programs...

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How to Impress a Program Director

How to Impress a Program Director

Residents Medical • 02/13/2015 - 14:42

Interview season is now upon us! Now that you have gone through medical school, passed your USMLEs, and submitted your ERAS, it is time to interview for those...

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What’s Your Back-up Plan?

What is Your Back-up Plan?

Residents Medical • 02/13/2015 - 15:10

With the NRMP Main Residency Match 2015 quickly approaching, it is important to realistically evaluate your chances in being offered a residency position....

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The Importance of Research

Residents Medical • 02/12/2015 - 15:11

Currently, as the pool of applicants for residency is increasing, and competition for these spots is growing exponentially, anything to add value to a...

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The Residency Bottleneck

The Residency Bottleneck

Residents Medical • 02/12/2015 - 15:19

In the United States, it has generally been the case that going to medical school ensured your career in any specialty. However, the bumpy road to becoming a...

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What if You Don't Match?

Residents Medical • 02/12/2015 - 15:41

The Match process is thoroughly competitive. Residency applicants are facing an increase in competition for the same number of residency spots, and every year...

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The Primary Problem

The Primary Problem

Residents Medical • 02/12/2015 - 16:48

The Problem: The health care system in the United States is currently in desperate need of Primary Care Physicians (PCPs). However, the allure of...

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