Tips For Medical School Application Essay
Have you ever been invited to tell a story from your life? Which stories did you choose? Was it a story that reflected the person you’ve become or the journey you’ve traveled? In this blog post we wish to aid you in representing yourself and your story to this prospective medical school. The AMCAS (American […]
Top 10 USMLE Step 1 Studying Tips
Establish your baseline. Before you start studying, take a NBME exam to establish a baseline of how much you know right now. With this baseline, you’ll be able to gauge how much you are learning / improving in the following weeks. Meet your holy grail. First aid for Step 1, this is your holy grail. Master the Boards and Step up […]
Study tips from a graduate
Dr. Rovin Saxena, Resident Physician at Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital and Alumni Association President at the International American University (IAU), shared five study tips which can help medical students obtain high scores on the boards. Prepare for the lecture beforehand The night before lecture, skim through the chapter, read the first sentences and last sentences of […]
IAU STUDY TIPS: A few helpful suggestions
A common complaint among medical students: there is not enough time to study for all classes. The most basic and efficient way to study is by using your limited time wisely.
Success During Basic Sciences
Starting medical school is a major change for all incoming medical students.