Kaplan Medical's Free Events

Kaplan Medical offers an ongoing series of free events on our courses, insights on the USMLE®, test-taking strategies and residency tips and information. We hope you'll join us either at a Kaplan Medical center near you or via our live, online classroom from wherever you have internet access.

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Thursday
July 24
9pm - 10pm ET

Physiology with Dr. Wilson
USMLE Step 1 Sample lecture

Join us for a free Physiology sample lecture presented by one of Kaplan's expert faculty, Dr. Wilson. You'll get an interactive, high-yield Physio review for one of the three P's — the most important subjects on Step 1. Join from anywhere you have Internet access and ask Kaplan Medical experts your questions in real time. Attend and see why Kaplan's Step 1 Classroom Anywhere™ Course is so popular!

Monday
July 28
6pm - 10:15pm ET

Tuesday
July 29
5:45pm - 10pm ET

Cardiology with Dr. Manuel Castro
Step 3 Observation Gallery

Let's get to work.

This is your last chance to prep for Step 3 before it changes this November! Join us for the first two nights of our Step 3 Classroom Anywhere™ course and get eight free hours of Dr. Castro's expert, high-energy review, plus real-time answers to your questions from our physician teaching assistants. Reserve your space now for two nights of our live and online class and see why students love Dr. Castro's lectures and our course!

Here's what our students are saying about Dr. Castro::

“POWERFUL APPROACH!!!!! I nominate for best lecturer! PREPARATION EXCEEDED expectations. A slide for every talking point WITH questions...INSPIRING! Really appreciated lung infiltrate and occupational disease tips as well as word associations. I am SOOO EMPOWERED. Watch out USMLE STEP 3! Thank you, Dr. Castro!!”

“Wonderful lecturer! Dr. Castro really made pulmonary an understandable subject! I very much appreciated his little “tricks” and tips to remember certain concepts and his words of encouragement. I approach cases differently now because of Dr. Castro.”

Monday
August 4
9pm - 10pm ET

Pulmonary with Dr. Manuel Castro
Step 2 CK Sample Lecture

Join us for a preview of our Step 2 CK Classroom Anywhere™ course with a free Pulmonary lecture presented by Dr. Castro. This hour of high-yield Pulmonary review will help you ace your boards. You will receive access to Kaplan Medical's expert faculty in a live and online lecture covering the most relevant content and expert insight into the Step 2 CK Exam.

Here's what our students are saying about Dr. Castro::

“POWERFUL APPROACH!!!!! I nominate for best lecturer! PREPARATION EXCEEDED expectations. A slide for every talking point WITH questions...INSPIRING! Really appreciated lung infiltrate and occupational disease tips as well as word associations. I am SOOO EMPOWERED. Watch out USMLE STEP 3! Thank you, Dr. Castro!!”

“Wonderful lecturer! Dr. Castro really made pulmonary an understandable subject! I very much appreciated his little “tricks” and tips to remember certain concepts and his words of encouragement. I approach cases differently now because of Dr. Castro.”

Tuesday
August 5
9pm - 10pm ET

How to Match to a Residency in the US

Attend this free event with Dr. Alice Akunyili and learn how to obtain a medical residency in the United States. Find out more about the requirements for applications, information about the USMLE® exams, strategies for maximizing your chance of matching the first time and insight into the match process from ERAS to interviews. Get the foundation information you need to get started on the road to residency in this free event!

Thursday
August 7
9pm - 10pm ET

Master the Boards: Internal Medicine
with Dr. Conrad Fischer

If someone else is better, he'll take their class.

Internal Medicine is heavily tested on Step 2 and Step 3 exams. Boost your USMLE score - preview Kaplan's live and live online Internal Medicine Board Review with a free sample lecture presented by IM guru Conrad Fischer, MD. Attend this free event from anywhere you have internet access and find out how why students say Dr. Fischer is the best!

Here's what our students are saying about Dr. Fischer:

“I am a fan of Dr. Conrad Fischer. I attended his classes during Step 2 as well. I can keep listening to him and never get bored. He makes all the stuff very interesting. He is very thorough in his knowledge and a very confident teacher.”

“Very animated teaching style, which was engaging. I'm able to remember concepts based off of little songs Dr. Fischer created!”

Tuesday
August 12
9pm - 10pm ET

Internal Medicine For Step 2 CK
with Dr. Charles Faselis

Expertise at the right pace

Join us for a preview of our Step 2 CK Course with a free Internal Medicine sample lecture presented by Dr. Charles Faselis. Receive access to Kaplan's top-rated faculty in this live and online lecture covering the most relevant content and expert insight into the Step 2 CK Exam. Our physician teaching assistants will answer your questions real-time. Get access to the classroom from anywhere you have internet access and ace your boards.

Here's what our students are saying about Dr. Faselis:

“Dr. Charles Faselis is an excellent teacher. The best part about his teaching is he always asked us 'Everyone ok with this'. … He would also feel disappointed when we answered some questions wrong and would take efforts to explain the topic well. This shows he cared a lot about our progress. I thank him very much.”

“Hands down the best to help us understand heme/onc, rheuma, pharm cases. … I have never understood certain concepts about ITP, iron deficiency, clotting factors ect, as am far from my med school years… He was very engaging, and if he perceived some were not getting the point, would repeat it again. … EXCELLENT!!!”

Wednesday
August 13
9pm - 10pm ET

Pharmacology for Step 1 with Dr. Steven Harris

“Here for Pharmacology, here for you.”

Join us for an interactive, high-yield Pharmacology review for one of the 3 P's - the most important subjects on USMLE Step 1. This Step 1 Classroom Anywhere™ sample lecture presented by top-rated faculty, Dr. Steven Harris will help you ace your Step 1 exam. Log in from anywhere you have Internet access. Ask Kaplan Medical experts your questions in real time and boost your score on test day.

Here's what our students are saying about Dr. Harris:

“He is a very methodical, knowledgeable teacher. He addressed each of our concerns and integrated different subjects very well. He had some great memorable examples which help us remember the concepts easily. He was a great teacher.”

“Love love love this class. It makes me want to learn more and read more only because he is so engaging and clearly cares for his student's success.”

Thursday
August 14
9pm - 10pm ET

Rock with Barone
Pathology for Step 1 Sample lecture

He'll tattoo it to your brain

Rock with Dr. John Barone as he previews Kaplan's Step 1 Classroom Anywhere™ course with a free Pathology lecture. Dr. Barone is known for his high-yield, high-energy classes that are filled with mnemonics to help you Rock the Boards! Don't miss this free event in real-time access to Dr. Barone in an interactive, online classroom setting. Log in from anywhere you have Internet access. Reserve your space today and get it tattooed on your brain for test day.

Here's what our students are saying about Dr. Barone:

“He is the best teacher any student could ever ask for. Somehow, he makes you want to study harder and do better. I feel blessed that I got that chance to be his student. He puts a lot of effort into teaching and he really cares about his students.”

“Best pathology professor. He loved what he was doing. The time used to go by just like that before we realized. I didn't have the space in my book to write all the extra points he was teaching. I scored 86 in my assessment test. That speaks for it.”

Thursday
August 19
9pm - 10pm ET

Personal Statement for the Match Workshop

Time is running out to get ready for the 2015 Match! Join Dr. Alice Akunyili at this free event and leave with a start on your own personal statement. Learn how to build a compelling personal story, what to avoid, and what you should include to improve your chances of obtaining a position in The Match℠.

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