Josh Landy from Figure1: “Instagram” for Medicine

Share The ITB Podcast on Social Media Figure1 has been called “Instagram” for medicine. It provides a visually engaging, crowdsourced bank of privacy-compliant images and cases for medical education. In this series, Figure1 , co-founder, Josh Landy discusses medical education in Canada and offers a preview of why he founded the social photo sharing platform for medicine, Figure1. In part …

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Match Smarter: Pediatrics

Share The ITB Podcast on Social Media In the final episode of this year’s Match Smarter series, sponsored by Doximity’s Residency Navigator, we discuss pediatrics with Universal Notes’ founder and ITB alum, Dr. Aaron McGuffin. Elizabeth Beeman, ITB co-founder, dissects a pediatrics question from our friends at Osmosis and we announce the winner of our Match Smarter contest. Our questions …

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Match Smarter in Neurology

Share The ITB Podcast on Social Media As part of our Match Smarter series sponsored by Doximity’s Residency Navigator, Steven Gangloff, a neurology resident at the University of Pittsburgh discusses his specialty. We also dissect some Open Osmosis neurology practice questions related to headache. Our questions for today come from the Osmosis question bank and focus on a super high …

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How to Choose a Medical Specialty with Author Anita Taylor

Share The ITB Podcast on Social Media As part of our Match Smarter series with Doximity, we invited author, Anita Taylor, to discuss the latest edition of her book: How to Choose a Medical Specialty This episode is a little different. No question dissections today. We wanted to focus the content on offering advice to medical students (and premeds) on how to make …

Top Youtube Channels for Med School

Share This Post Khan Academy’s YouTube channel is a must see for meded contnet. Started by Sal Khan, the channel boasts high-quality, masterfully taught lessons on subjects that are relevant throughout medical school. Their cardiology videos are some of the best you’ll find online. Videos are generally short, sweet, and to the point, usually no more than 5-12 minutes but well-illustrated to drive home …

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Two Birds, One Stone: Streamlining Med School with Firecracker

Share The ITB Podcast on Social Media In this episode,  I announce the “Match Smarter” segment brought to you by Doximity’s Residency Navigator, discuss a clinical anatomy question with Trevor Rosenlof from Firecracker, and cover how their team can help you save time by combining study for the boards with what you need to learn in class and on the wards. Plus, one of …

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Top Instagram Accounts Every Med Student Should Follow

Share this Post A photo posted by InsideTheBoards (@insidetheboards) on Oct 10, 2016 at 12:53pm PDT A photo posted by Katy Hanson (@insta_anatomy) on Oct 29, 2015 at 9:38am PDT   This account posts Katy Hanson’s own original drawings and study materials, and a lot of her illustrations are great pictorial representations of some pretty complicated material. Very useful for …