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PMY 463: Fear and Accountability on the Premed Journey

Fear and Accountability on the Premed Journey

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 463 On IG live today, I chat with students about how to confront their fears surrounding the MCAT, accountability on the premed journey, and more! For more podcast resources to help you with your medical school journey and beyond, check outMeded Media. Listen to this podcast episode with the…
PMY 462: Premed Q&A with Dr. Gray on Interview Questions,

Premed Q&A with Dr. Gray on Interview Questions

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 462 Today, we handle questions from our Instagram Live @medicalschoolhq – all about handling coursework, MCAT prep, the ideal application timeline, understanding rolling admissions, and how you can maximize things over at Mappd! For more podcast resources to help you with your medical school journey and beyond, check out…

From OB/GYN in India to Physiatry in the United States

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 204 Dr. Bharathi Swaminathan is a physical medicine and neurodiagnostic physician. Join us to her about her journey from OB/GYN in India to Physiatry and Electromyography (EMG) in the U.S. For more podcast resources to help you with your medical school journey and beyond, check out Meded Media. Listen…
MP 244: How to Manage Test Anxiety Before and During Your MCAT Exam

How to Manage Test Anxiety Before and During Your MCAT Exam

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 244 We’re joined by Alex this week as we discuss how to manage test anxiety along with things that you can do to hopefully overcome it, or at least handle it on your test day. Alex and I are psychiatrists. (I am a physician but not a psychiatrist.) And…
OPM 289: How to Select Your Activities for your Med School App

How to Select Your Activities for your Med School App

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 289 When filling out your med school application activities section, which activities should you include? Today, I share my tips for crafting an impactful story. Questions answered here on the podcast are taken directly from the Nontrad Premed Forum over at premedforums.com. Please go ahead and register for an…
MP 243: What will MCAT and Med School Admissions Look Like in 2022?

What will MCAT and Med School Admissions Look Like in 2022?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 243 I’m joined by Alex from Blueprint MCAT to discuss the 2022 medical school application cycle. Plus, what should you expect from the MCAT next year! We’re joined by Armin from Blueprint MCAT. If you would like to follow along on YouTube, go to premed.tv. Listen to this podcast…
PMY 461: Applying Early Decision After a First Failed App Cycle

Applying Early Decision After a First Failed App Cycle

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 461 Evan applied to medical school and had interviews, but didn’t get in. For his second cycle, he asked the right questions and decided to apply early decision. Today’s episode underlines the importance of not only asking the right questions and doing self-reflection, but also making sure that if…

Impact or Skills: Which do Adcoms Really Care More About?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 150 This nontrad premed is transitioning from a military career to become a physician. How should she share her experiences in a way that will resonate with adcoms? Ask Dr. Gray: Premed Q&A is brought to you by Blueprint MCAT. Listen to this podcast episode with the player above,…

Blueprint MCAT Full-Length 1: Psych/Soc Discrete 4

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 242 This week, we’re continuing our final episode of the blueprint MCAT full-length one breakdown with Dorothy from Blueprint MCAT. If you would like to follow along on YouTube, go to premed.tv. We are in our last three questions finishing out with our discrete section on Psych/Soc on full-length…
ADG 149: Why is My Practice MCAT Is Different From My Actual MCAT?

Why is My Practice MCAT Is Different From My Actual MCAT?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 149 Our student today is trying to figure out why her practice MCAT scores are different than her actual MCAT. Let’s dive in and get to the bottom of it. Ask Dr. Gray: Premed Q&A is brought to you by Blueprint MCAT. Listen to this podcast episode with the…