By Michelle Chapman Clinical Rotations: A New Learning Environment Starting clinical rotations as a third-year medical student has been both exciting and nerve-wracking for me. I finally get to leave the classroom, work with patients every day, and feel like a member of the healthcare team. But I also have to adapt to learning in […]
Laughter is the best medicine as it’s been scientifically proven to provide health benefits. Let’s explore the many ways laughter can improve our health.
By Deepa Ramadurai, MD It is surprisingly difficult to find board examination content on the internet that has been vetted by physicians familiar with the exam’s content. However, if you have already completed the first step of the United States Medical Licencing Examination, you know that UWorld is a trusted resource. What some trainees might […]
With dedicated study periods varying among medical schools and too many resources, medical students can make these top 5 common mistakes studying for Step 1.
When it comes to learning and retaining material in med school, repetition is critical. That’s why UWorld’s practice focus makes it a must-have resource!
Create a customizable electronic notebook full of high-yield information that you can review at any time to prepare for the USMLE.
If you want to do well on USMLE Step 1, do two passes through UWorld. In this post, we’re going to lay out a template for how you can complete two full passes through the UWorld QBank.
Doing a small batch of UWorld questions daily will keep your grasp of the material from fading and help you develop (or redevelop) the strong basic science foundation you’ll need to achieve a high score on Step 1.
Students may be surprised to find that UWorld is more than enough to prepare them for their medical school exams, and they don’t need too many other resources.
There are small, practical ways you can invest in your health amidst the intensity of medical school. Let’s explore a few simple self-care practices that you can do with minimal props and, in less than 10 minutes, in four crucial areas. Mental, Physical, Social/Emotional and Spiritual.