Blog

RECENT POSTS

Can I Get in Enough Shadowing and Clinical Experience?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 36 In today’s episode, Ryan welcomes a question from a student named Matt regarding getting shadowing and clinical experience – how much is enough, what…

I Keep Running Out of Time on the MCAT

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 6 In today’s episode, we talk all about timing during the MCAT. Running out of time is one of the most common problems, if not…

Finding a Masters Program Postbac to Fix Early Mistakes

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 198 In today’s episode, Ryan talks with Anje’le as she shares about her journey going into medical school, her decision on getting a Special Master’s…
3 Biggest Mistakes When Preparing for the MCAT

3 Biggest Mistakes When Preparing for the MCAT

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 5 In today’s episode, we talk about the 3 biggest mistakes premed students make when preparing for the MCAT, along with how to avoid these…
Can You Become a Doctor If You've Been Arrested?

Can You Become a Doctor If You’ve Been Arrested?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 197 In this episode, Ryan talks with his lawyer uncle, Larry, (who is also the first in-studio guest and first lawyer on the show). Larry…

2 Applications, an MBA and More. This Doc is Outside the Box

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 196 In this episode, Ryan talks with Dr. Nii Darko, an amazing surgeon and podcaster. His podcast Docs Outside the Box, featuring “ordinary doctors extraordinary…
When Should I Take the MCAT?

When Should I Take the MCAT?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 4 In today’s episode, we talk about when to take the MCAT, which is such a big question. It has huge implications for your application,…
Do I Need to Take an MCAT Diagnostic Test?

Do I Need to Take an MCAT Diagnostic Test?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 3 In today’s episode, Bryan and I talk about the first steps when you want to dip your toes into preparing for the MCAT, particularly…
What Jobs Should I Do During My Gap Year?

What Jobs Should I Do During My Gap Year?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 35 In this episode, I answer a question from a nontraditional premed who is wondering what kind of jobs can be done during their gap…
Cram Fighter MCAT

How Cram Fighter Is Changing the Way You Study for the MCAT

Cram Fighter came from Amit watching his wife struggle coming up with a plan to study for the boards. What was born is a new way to create a study schedule.