Med Educators Blog

Articles published in 2021

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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Pre-Med Student Success Story: Claire Kyoung

July 27, 2021

As a Korean American who immigrated to the United States at the age of 8, I observed both the Korean and American attitudes towards medicine and women’s health. I believe my identity will help ease patients into confiding in healthcare professionals about their concerns.

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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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Pre-Med Student Success Story: Camryn Means

June 8, 2021
Kaplan MCAT Student Success

Learn more about med student Camryn Means and how Kaplan helped her score 518 on the MCAT.

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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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Pre-Med Student Success Story: Madison Rabel

May 17, 2021

While learning to “think like a doctor” can be frustrating at times, it is an absolutely necessary process to master. I know that this mindset will help me during medical school, future standardized tests, and my career in medicine.

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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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Pre-Med Day 2021: All Access

by Petros Minasi, Jr., Sr. Director, Pre-Health Programs | March 4, 2021

Kaplan's inaugural Pre-Med Day brought together a lineup of insightful and inspiring conversations among med school experts, physicians, and current med students to offer pre-med students resources and support as they prepare for their upcoming MCAT® test dates and med school applications.

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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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Flashcards vs. Immersive Learning: What Language Courses Have To Say About This Debate To Medical Education

by Christopher Cimino, MD, FACMI, VP of Medical Academics, Kaplan Medical | February 17, 2021

If traditional approaches to learning, such as flashcards, are tedious and proven to be less efficient, why do they remain so popular?

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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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