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Articles tagged USMLE

KMHS Alumni: Arthi Ramu, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | July 14, 2021

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Arthi Ramu and learn more about her life and how she earned 249 on Step 1 and 267 on Step 2CK.

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Med Student Success Story: Devon Askins, MD Candidate

by Devon Askins, MD Candidate | June 28, 2021

My first experience with Kaplan was for my MCAT prep. I loved the level of preparation and confidence I received from their resources, so of course I trusted them for my USMLE prep.

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KMHS Alumni: Salvador Alejandro Caceros Diaz, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | June 7, 2021
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Salvador Alejandro Caceros Diaz, to learn more about his path from studying in El Salvador to becoming an M.D. in the United States.

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Why You Should Care about the CPA UGRC Report

by Christopher Cimino, MD, FACMI, VP of Medical Academics, Kaplan Medical | May 12, 2021

To put the CPA UGRC in context, these recommendations are meant to be the same order of magnitude as the change of Step 1 to Pass-Fail―the largest shift in medical education in this century so far.

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Med Student Success Story: Ryan Chiu, MD Candidate

by Ryan Chiu, MD Candidate | May 4, 2021
Kaplan Student Success

I am incredibly fortunate to be a first-generation American and college graduate, a successful byproduct of public education, and the first physician in my family.

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KMHS Alumni: Işıl Yenice Balevi, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | April 5, 2021
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Işıl Yenice Balevi, to learn more about her path from studying in Turkey to becoming an M.D. in the United States.

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KMHS Alumni: Gianfranco Bittar Carlini, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | March 1, 2021

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Gianfranco Bittar Carlini, to learn more about his path from studying in Venezuela to becoming an M.D. in the United States.

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KMHS Alumni: Mohammed Yousif Rashid, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | February 10, 2021

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Mohammed Yousif Rashid, to learn more about his path from studying in Iraq to becoming an MD in the United States.

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KMHS Alumni: San Hoang Tran, MD

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | January 28, 2021
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni San Hoang Tran, MD to learn more about his path from studying in Vietnam to becoming an MD in the United States.

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What Will 2021 Bring? Consolidation and Continuous Improvement

by Christopher Cimino, MD, FACMI, VP of Medical Academics, Kaplan Medical | January 6, 2021

In 2020, people, schools, and organizations went through a period of “excitement” resulting in rapid change. The common theme for 2021 is going to be “consolidation” because I think people are tired of this kind of “excitement” for now.

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KMHS Alumni: Carlos Vergara, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | November 17, 2020
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Carlos Vergara, to learn more about his path from studying in Colombia to becoming an MD in the United States.

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KMHS Alumni: Camila Gonzalez Aragon, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | October 27, 2020
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Camila Gonzalez Aragon, to learn more about her path from studying in Costa Rica to becoming an MD in the United States.

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Opinion: The Meteoric Rise of USMLE® STEP 2CK’s Relevance & How to Master the Boards

by Dr. Conrad Fischer, MD, MA, Professor of Medicine, Program Director and Vice-Chair, Department of Medicine, Brookdale Hospital Medical Center | September 29, 2020

Whether you believe that the test should have a grade or be Pass/Fail, the test is going to be Pass/Fail and every student has to know what this means. It means that student’s had better maximize all your efforts on Step 2.

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KMHS Alumni: Kem-Maria McCook, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | September 10, 2020
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Kem-Maria McCook, to learn more about her path from studying in Jamaica to becoming an MD in the United States.

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Preparing Students for the USMLE Via the Virtual Classroom

by Joshua D. Brooks, Ph.D., Associate Director, Pre-Clinical Academics, USMLE, COMLEX, & NBDE Pharmacology & Biochemistry Faculty Member | August 18, 2020
Kaplan Medical USMLE

By preparing as faculty to command an online environment and translate our knowledge using modern techniques, we can continue to prepare our students effectively for board exams.

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KMHS Alumni: Gabriel Antonio De la Cruz Ku, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | August 18, 2020
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Gabriel Antonio De la Cruz Ku, to learn more about his path from studying in Peru to becoming an MD in the United States.

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Uncertainty Develops a Physician: New Challenges for Medical Educators in Extraordinary Times

by Mark Tyler-Lloyd, M.D., Executive Director of Medical Academics | July 27, 2020

We have entered a unique and urgent time in medical education. Internal test changes and the external threat of a deadly pandemic have amplified the usual anxiety provoking challenges of being a medical student. 

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KMHS Alumni: Valeriia Klymenko, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | July 23, 2020
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Valeriia Klymenko, to learn more about her path from studying in Ukraine to becoming an MD in the United States.

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KMHS Alumni: Chukwuka Eneh, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | June 30, 2020
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Chukwuka Eneh, to learn more about his path from Nigeria to becoming an MD in the United States.

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