The Pulse


Kaplan’s monthly series for pre-meds


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The Pulse: Last Chance for the 2014 MCAT

Monday, August 25th  |  8 PM ET / 5 PM PT

Last Chance for the current MCAT!

With the last administrations of the current MCAT coming this fall and January, time is running out for you to decide which MCAT to take: the current test or the new test in 2015.

In this episode of The Pulse, we'll help you figure out which MCAT is right for you and share expert advice about preparing for the current MCAT—including best practices, what to expect, and how to organize/personalize your study plan. If you're considering taking the current MCAT, don't miss this episode!

Reserve your spot today!

Meet your moderator:

Owen Farcy

Owen Farcy

Director, MCAT 2015

Owen Farcy is director of MCAT 2015 for Kaplan Test Prep, and is responsible primarily for operations and program development for the company's pre-medical programs. As a long-time top-rated faculty member for Kaplan, Owen is intimately familiar with the MCAT and medical school admissions. An interest in global health and student advocacy has helped him to work closely with several prominent pre-health student groups such as the American Medical Student Association, Phi Delta Epsilon International Medical Fraternity, and Global Brigades. With a new, expanded MCAT scheduled to debut in 2015, Owen's main focus is working with students, undergraduate advisors, and medical schools to adapt to the new admissions landscape. He is also the host of The Pulse, Kaplan's monthly live web-series for pre-medical students. Owen holds a BS in Biology from Emory University, and has previously worked in environmental education and sustainable development.