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5 Steps to Prepping for Your New Residency Match

By |2019-11-01T17:06:14-04:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Residency Resources|Tags: , , , |

Yaaayyyy… you’ve been matched to a residency! But now, instead of taking a deep breath and enjoying the fruits of your med school labor, you’re worried about your next move. So, now what? Your residency match is the next phase in your medical student career. And just like everything else so far, there are tasks you must complete to prep for your new residency. Let’s discuss the top five… one by one. 5 Steps to Prepping for Your New Residency Match 5 Tips to Effective Residency Prep for Future Doctors Looking for effective ways to ensure you’re ready to start your new residency like a pro? Check out these top five [...]

USMLE Failure Myths: Can You Still Land a Good Residency?

By |2019-10-31T21:10:15-04:00September 27th, 2019|Categories: Residency Resources|Tags: , , , |

There are many myths about how failing USMLE exams will affect your residency program application. The main myth being that if you fail, you may not land a good residency. It’s not the end of the road for you if you get a low score on a USMLE. There are many things you can do to remedy yourself. Found out what here… USMLE Failure Myths: Can You Still Land a Good Residency? Myth Vs. Truth: Residencies & the USMLEs Here are two common myths about the USMLEs: USMLE Attempts Myth: You will not get interviews from residencies if you take a USMLE exam many times. Truth: Many residency programs are [...]

5 Common Questions Asked After Landing a Residency

By |2019-10-01T15:16:48-04:00July 5th, 2019|Categories: Residency Resources|Tags: , , |

As you continue your journey of becoming a doctor in the US, you need to know the best ways to prepare for your residency. Here are some very common questions medical students have about upcoming residency programs: Where to live? Government loan forgiveness Studying tips Prepping for tests 1. How do I find housing in the city of my residency? Residents can’t afford to take time off for reasons like transportation problems and bad weather. During your travels to the hospital, take time to notice roads close to the medical institution. Try to find an apartment along that route. If you use public transportation to get to the hospitable, research nearby buses [...]

8 Tips for Choosing a Medical School That Meets Your Residency Goals

By |2019-06-27T15:33:37-04:00June 26th, 2019|Categories: Getting Into Medical School, Residency Resources|Tags: , |

If you want to become a doctor in America, you must attend medical school. Each school has its own amenities and special programs to help you succeed as a future physician. The med school you choose could directly affect your chances of landing the residency of your choice. 8 Residency Tips for Med School Applicants So, how do you know which medical program is right for your future? What questions should you ask before indebting yourself to a long-term program? 8 Tips for Choosing a Medical School That Meets Your Residency Goals. Photo by Vidal Balielo Jr. from Pexels. Here are eight tips to help you make an educated decision [...]


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