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Have We Lost Our Way? And If We Have, Will We Find it Again in 2022?

by Christopher Cimino, MD, FACMI, VP of Medical Academics, Kaplan Medical | January 12, 2022

Last year brought a wave of changes to the way we will need to prepare our students for their board exams in the future. As we begin 2022, I believe that we can learn from these shifts by adopting a more agile outlook and increasingly holistic approaches to medical education.

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KMHS Alumni: Irving Alexis Guatemala Funes, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | January 3, 2022
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Irving Alexis Guatemala Funes, to learn more about his path from studying in Costa Rica to becoming an M.D. in the United States.

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KMHS Alumni: Daniel Eduardo Villarreal Garcia, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | December 9, 2021
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Daniel Eduardo Villarreal Garcia, to learn more about his path from studying in Colombia to becoming an M.D. in the United States.

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KMHS Alumni: Hagar Attia, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | November 3, 2021
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Hagar Attia, to learn more about her path from studying in Egypt to becoming an M.D. in the United States.

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KMHS Alumni: Diego Tapia, MD Candidate

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

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Diego Tapia, to learn more about his path from studying in Ecuador to becoming an M.D. in the United States.

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KMHS Alumni: Diem N. N. Le, MD Candidate

by Kaplan Medical Honor Society | September 3, 2021
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Diem N. N. Le, and learn more about her life and how she earned 262 on Step 2CK.

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Creating a Successful Physician is More Than Creating a Successful Test Taker

by Susan B. Greger, M.D., Clinical Knowledge Assessment Manager | August 11, 2021

Kaplan Medical has numerous tools that can help students to not only build the knowledge necessary to succeed on their board exams but also to build the competencies necessary to become better physicians.

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KMHS Alumni: Carla Deyanira Batres Colindres, MD Candidate

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

Catch up with Kaplan Medical Honor Society alumni, Carla Deyanira Batres Colindres, and learn more about her life and how she earned 249 on Step 1 and 255 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
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

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
Kaplan Medical Honor Society

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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