The Pulse


Kaplan’s monthly series for pre-meds


Next Episode:

The Pulse: "MCAT 2015: What Students Are Saying"

Monday, February 23rd  |  8 PM ET / 5 PM PT

You've probably heard a lot of different things about the new 2015 MCAT that debuts this spring, but what do real students think about the exam? In this episode of The Pulse we'll speak directly with pre-meds like you who have already begun studying for the test to get their impressions and advice.You'll also learn what medical school administrators think about the new test and how it will impact the admissions process.

The episode will take place on Monday, February 23rd. We hope to see you there!

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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.