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Archive for August 2017

What Does Academic Colorectal Surgery Look Like?

Session 36 Dr. Scott Steele is an academic Colorectal Surgeon and Chairman of the Colorectal Surgery Department at Cleveland Clinic. We discuss his love of the specialty. He has now been practicing outside of his fellowship for twelve years now. Dr. Steele also hosts his own podcast called Behind the Knife. Check it out as…

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Looking at MCAT Amino Acid Questions

Looking at MCAT Amino Acid Questions

Session 54 Amino acids should be like the air you breathe for the MCAT: You know it so well you don’t even think about it. We’ll cover some questions today to help you with that. Listen to this podcast episode with the player above, or keep reading for the highlights and takeaway points. Click Here…

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Private Practice Pediatric Ophthalmology

Session 35 Dr. Chris Fecarotta is a Pediatric Ophthalmologist. He has been in private practice for five years now. He shares with us his reasons for choosing the specialty and what you should think about if this is a field you’re considering. I would love for you to recommend The Premed Years Podcast to your…

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The ShortCoat Podcast: Recess Rehash: Medical School Secondary Applications: What Do They Want?

Original Article: Recess Rehash: Medical School Secondary Applications: What Do They Want? How to Think About Medical School Secondary Applications This week in science and medicine newsA listener wants to know more about how best to approach medical school secondary applications.  Given the the turnaround time often recommended (a week), how important are they? Do they need to…

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All About TMDSAS: Why Does Texas Have Its Own App? And More!

Why Does Texas Have Its Own App and More TMDSAS Questions

TMDSAS: The Texas Medical School Application In this week’s episode, we have two guests coming on the show to discuss TMDSAS, the application service for medical schools in Texas. Dr. Scott Wright is the executive director of the TMDSAS (Texas Medical and Dental Schools Application Service). He talks about the Texas medical school application. Our…

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How Will an Unbalanced MCAT Score Affect Me?

How Will an Unbalanced MCAT Score Affect Me?

Session 53 If you’re like many MCAT takers, your section scores are unbalanced. Today we discuss how those unbalanced section scores might affect your medical school application, and what you should do to correct course after an unbalanced MCAT score. Listen to this podcast episode with the player above, or keep reading for the highlights…

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Community Based Interventional Gastroenterologist

Session 34 Dr. Sushil Duddempudi is a community-based Gastroenterologist who specializes in interventional endoscopy. He has been in practice for ten years now and specifically as an interventional endoscopist for the last seven or eight years. He used to be in academic hybrid private practice. Check out what he thinks about the field and what…

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