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MP 247: MCAT 101: When Should I Take the MCAT?

MCAT 101: When Should I Take the MCAT?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 247 The MCAT is only offered at specific times of the year and only on specific days. Make sure you understand when you need to schedule it to maximize your apps. We’re joined by Ali from Blueprint MCAT. If you would like to follow along on YouTube, go to…
A Heart for Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

A Heart for Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 206 Dr. Thomas Maxey, MD is a pediatric cardiac surgeon who joins me today to share his journey from enlisting in the Air Force to becoming a pediatric heart surgeon. We talk about what led him to pediatric heart surgery, what he loves about his job, what he doesn’t…
PMY 464: Don't Fall For these Threads on Premed Forums

Don’t Fall For these Threads on Premed Forums

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 464 SDN, Reddit, and others are notorious for adding anxiety to premed students hoping to learn about the premed process. Don’t get sucked in. Ask deeper questions. For more podcast resources to help you with your medical school journey and beyond, check out Meded Media. Listen to this podcast…
OPM 291: Low GPA: What Should I Do During My Gap Year?

Low GPA: What Should I Do During My Gap Year?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 291 Today’s nontrad is a teacher for Teach for America. They want to know if a postbac is a good idea to raise their GPA, or if their teaching experience is enough. Questions answered here on the podcast are taken directly from the Nontrad Premed Forum over at premedforums.com.…
MP 246: What's on the MCAT?

MCAT 101: What’s on the MCAT?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 246 Do you know what’s actually on the MCAT? Today, I’m joined by Ali from Blueprint MCAT to break down each section and discuss how you should prepare for each. We are in our MCAT 101 series. Last week, we talked about courses that you should think about taking…
MP 245: MCAT 101: What Courses Do I Need Before Taking the MCAT?

MCAT 101: What Courses Do I Need Before Taking the MCAT?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 245 It’s one of the most common questions I hear from premeds about the MCAT – which courses do I NEED to take before I take the MCAT? Today, we break it down! Over the next several weeks here on The MCAT podcast we’ll be doing MCAT 101 and…
SS 205: An Obstetric Anesthesiologist Delivers On Her Subspecialty

An Obstetric Anesthesiologist Delivers On Her Subspecialty

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 205 Dr. Jennifer  Dominguez is an obstetric anesthesiologist. She joins me this week to share her journey into this unique subspecialty and shares why you should consider it. If you would like some more information about obstetric anesthesiology, check out theSociety for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP). For more…
OPM 290: Hospital Admin to Physician: Do I Need To Start Over?

Hospital Admin to Physician: Do I Need To Start Over?

Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Session 290 This nontrad has experience as a hospital administrator, and now thinking about changing careers and becoming a physician. But should they start over? 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 account,…
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…