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SS 203: Inside Transgender Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine

Inside Transgender Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 203 Dr. Hansel Arroyo is a transgender psychiatry and psychosomatic medicine physician and fellowship director at Mount Sinai. He talks about his journey to transgender psychiatry, what he loves about it, how he made a fellowship for it, and so much more. Join us to learn about this unique…
OPM 288: From Pharmaceutical Sales Rep to Physician

From Pharmaceutical Sales Rep to Physician

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 288 This student wants to know if their experience as a pharmaceutical sales rep will help or hurt their chances of getting into medical school. 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 241: Blueprint MCAT Full-Length 1: Psych/Soc Passage 10 - Influence

Blueprint MCAT Full-Length 1: Psych/Soc Passage 10 – Influence

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 241 We’re on the last psych/soc passage in Blueprint MCAT Full-Length 1 and are discussing social influence, conflict, conformity, and persuasion. We’re joined by Dorothy from Blueprint MCAT. If you would like to follow along on YouTube, go to premed.tv. Listen to this podcast episode with the player above,…
SS 202: A Deeper Look Into Pediatric Ophthalmology

A Deeper Look Into Pediatric Ophthalmology

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 202 Dr. Roni Levin is an academic pediatric ophthalmologist. She joins me to bust myths, talk about the training pathway, and how to become a competitive applicant. If this is something you might be interested in, check out the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus and American Academy…
PMY 458: Am I Too Old To Get a College Degree and be a Doctor?

Am I Too Old To Get a College Degree and be a Doctor?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 458 Today’s episode is about conquering self-doubt and fear of failure. What happens if you put it out to the world that you want to apply to medical schools but you’re afraid you can’t or you don’t, or you fail the first time? Does that ultimately keep you from…
ADG 148: Do I Need a Postbac to Overcome An Inconsistent uGPA Trend?

Do I Need a Postbac to Overcome An Inconsistent uGPA Trend?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 148 Our premed today has a good uGPA, but her overall trend raises some red flags. Find out why I recommend taking additional coursework to demonstrate consistency. Ask Dr. Gray: Premed Q&A is brought to you by Blueprint MCAT. Listen to this podcast episode with the player above, or…
PMY 459: Surviving to Thriving: Resilience on the Premed Journey

Surviving to Thriving: Resilience on the Premed Journey

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 459 Inspired by a profession devoid of people that looked like him, Bryan wanted to change the look of medicine. Now, he’s an M1! After a long five plus year journey of getting into medical school, he can finally call himself a future physician. He is the perfect example…
MP 240: Blueprint MCAT Full-Length 1: Psych/Soc Passage 9 - Bystanders

Blueprint MCAT Full-Length 1: Psych/Soc Passage 9 – Bystanders

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 240 Two to go! Join me and Dorothy as we near the end of Blueprint MCAT Full-Length 1 and complete psych/soc passage 9 and discuss the bystander effect. If you would like to follow along on YouTube, go to premed.tv. Listen to this podcast episode with the player above,…
OPM 287: Am I Too Old To Get a College Degree and be a Doctor?

Am I Too Old To Get a College Degree and be a Doctor?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 287 Our question-asker today is 33 years old with no college courses under his belt. Is he too old to go down this path and graduate medical school at 41? Questions answered here on the podcast are taken directly from the Nontrad Premed Forum over at premedforums.com. Please go…
SS 201: Clinical Neurophysiology & Epilepsy with a Program Director

Clinical Neurophysiology & Epilepsy with a Program Director

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 201 Dr. Ann Hyslop is a pediatric neurologist who specializes in clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy. Find out what inspired her to choose this unique field. If this is something you’re interested in, visit the American Epilepsy Society for more information. For more podcast resources to help you with your…