Archive for September 2019

MCAT Prep: How to Stay Motivated for the Long Haul

MP 162: MCAT Prep: How to Stay Motivated for the Long Haul

Session 162 How do you stay motivated while you’re going through the MCAT prep process? Today, we’re joined by Phil from Next Step Test Prep. If you want to learn more about their course, go to MCATCourseReview.com. Listen to this podcast episode with the player above, or keep reading for the highlights and takeaway points.…

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The Combined Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine Residency

SS 113: The Combined Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine Residency

Session 113 Dr. Aaron Leetch one of the program directors at the University of Arizona for a combined residency in pediatrics and emergency medicine. It’s actually a very rare residency program with only four programs in the country that offer this. Find out more about this, how it’s different and much more! Dr. Leetch is…

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How Hard Is Medical School, Really?

Session 355 Dr. Allison Gray joins us today to discuss the very common question about medical school and how hard it is. Do you have to be really smart to get through? Hint: You can do it! Listen to this podcast episode with the player above, or keep reading for the highlights and takeaway points.…

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MCAT CARS Asks: How Do Humans Perceive Giant Numbers?

Session 47 Today’s MCAT CARS passage uses the idea of overpopulation to kick off a discussion about how humans perceive orders of magnitude. Jack Westin joins us once again as we dig deep into today’s passage. If you’re looking for some more MCAT CARS prep, check out their free resources and Jack’s in-depth course that…

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What Do AdComs Think of Online Classes?

Session 195 Today’s applicant completed most of his prerequisites online, but he’s worried he made a bad decision. How do AdComs assess online coursework? Your questions are taken directly from the Nontrad Premed Forum. If you haven’t yet, please register for an account for free and ask away! Listen to this podcast episode with the…

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Here’s How to Develop Your MCAT CARS Skills

Session 161 What’s the difference between CARS and MCAT sections? CARS is 100% skill, not prior knowledge. Today, we talk about note-taking, reading, and analysis for CARS. Phil from Next Step Test Prep joins us today for another interesting topic around MCAT. Listen to this podcast episode with the player above, or keep reading for…

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A Lung Tumor With Popcorn-Like Calcifications

Session 31 A 55-y/o heavy smoker is shown to have a peripheral, well-circumscribed mass with popcorn-like calcifications in the RUL. What is the lesion likely composed of? Dr. Karen Shackelford from BoardVitals joins us once again as we delve into another case to prepare you for your Step 1 or Level 1 exam. Save 15%…

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