USMLE Strategy: Shrinking Questions Down to Manageable Size | ITB Audio Blog (powered by MedSchoolTutors)

InsideTheBoards Audio Blog (powered by MedSchoolTutors)  This is the first feature in our Audio Blog Serie. We’re taking posts from The MedSchoolTutors Blog (the very best blog for medical school) and recording them for on-the-go listening. We’re focusing on articles that cover question breakdowns, examination and study advice, and those related to mental wellbeing and wellness during medical school.  Today’s article which …

Anatomy with Emily Tan from White Coat Coaching — Gross and Not so Gross Anatomy | 2017 Study Smarter Series [Archive]

  This is a “best of” episode of the ITB podcast, a rebroadcast of our interview with Emily Tan from White Coat Coaching Dissecting some high yield anatomy questions    Support the ITB Podcast  Please consider helping us continue our work on the ITB podcast. Check out insidetheboards.com/support to learn more about how you can contribute to the growth and development of InsideTheBoards (and get an ad-free …

Psychiatry with Taylor Brana – On the Happy Doc’s Couch for Some USMLE Therapy (plus Kaplan Test Prep Minute: Why are Question Stems so Long?) | 2017 Study Smarter Series [Archive]

InsideTheBoards Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1 This is a best-off episode of the ITB podcast featuring Elizabeth’s conversation with friend of ITB and psych resident, Taylor Brana of The Happy Doc. They’re breaking down some high-yield psychiatry questions.  Kaplan Test Prep Minute Have you ever asked yourself, why are test-questions so long? In today’s Kaplan Test …

Psych Part 2 – On the Couch, Studying (plus Kaplan Test Prep Minute: Is this Going to Be on The Test?) | 2018 Study Smarter Series Episode 12

InsideTheBoards Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1 This is Part 2 of our high-yield psych episode for the 2018 series. Alex Iacono and Elizabeth Beeman dissect some questions courtesy of our friends at Osmosis.   Kaplan Test Prep Minute Find out how the examination bodies decide what should be included in an exam!  In today’s Kaplan Test …

Psych Part 1 – “Shrinking” Your Knowledge Gap (plus STATMed Lesson: Can You Learn Exam Strategy to Improve Your Scores?) | 2018 Study Smarter Series Episode 11

InsideTheBoards Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1 This is part 1 of our high-yield psych episode for the 2018 series. Alex Iacono and Elizabeth Beeman dissect some questions courtesy of our friends at Osmosis.   STATMed Lesson In today’s STATMed lesson we discuss the question: can you improve your scores by focusing on learning test-taking strategy. Go to thestatprogram.com/ITB for …

Neuro Part 2 – Are you grossly intact? (plus a Kaplan Test Prep Minute: Are the Exam Writers Trying to Trick Me?) | 2018 Study Smarter Series Episode 10

InsideTheBoards Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1 It’s part 2 of Elizabeth and Stewart’s high yield neurology question dissections.  Kaplan Test Prep Minute In today’s Kaplan Test Prep minute with Dr. Chris Cimino, Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Kaplan Medical, we discuss board exam paranoia and illegal question types. You know, that feeling …

“Ask for Help (online)” with Sahil Mehta from MedSchoolCoach (plus bonus MedSchoolCoach minute: Why Try Virtual Tutoring?) | Best of the ITB Podcast

This is a “best of” episode of the ITB podcast, a rebroadcast of our with MedSchoolCoach founder, Sahil Mehta. We dissect a practice question related to urinary retention and cover what MSC does to help students prepare for their boards exams and medical school coursework.  MedSchoolCoach Minute and offer for ITB listeners In today’s MedSchoolCoach minute we discuss the two types of …

Neuro Part 1 – GABA-daba-doo! (plus a Kaplan Test Prep Minute: Should I Push Back My Exam Date?) | 2018 Study Smarter Series Episode 9

InsideTheBoards Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1 Elizabeth and Stewart discuss some high yield neurology questions for the USMLE Step 1. Kaplan Test Prep Minute In today’s Kaplan Test Prep minute with Dr. Chris Cimino, Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Kaplan Medical, we discuss the eternal question: how do I know I’m ready …

High Yield Psych Drugs & STATMed Lesson: “The Bad Slash” aka “AGH! I knew that one” (Pharmacology Mini-Episode 3) | 2018 Study Smarter Series

InsideTheBoards Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1   This is a mini-episode covering some high yield psychiatry practice questions from our All-Audio Qbank courtest of the fine folks at Osmosis, the personalized learning platform that manages med school, for you.  STATMed Lesson In today’s STATMed lesson we discuss Ryan’s concept of the “bad slash”. You know, that awful that …

Does Med School Lead to Low Resting Potentials?: Neurology with Docossareh (w/ Bonus STATMed Lesson, Identifying Key Themes in a Vignette) | 2017 Study Smarter Series [Archive]

InsideTheBoards Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1 This is a “best of” rebroadcast  from our 2017 Study Smarter Series. In this episode, covering high yield neuro, Patrick talks with Docossareh, who provides study advice, life coaching, clinical performance advice. He’s one of the most popular YouTube personalities in medical education, and truly the “med school survival …