USMLE® STEP 2 CK PREP - LIVE ONLINE
CLASS IS IN SESSION, WHEREVER YOU ARE
Structure meets flexibility in real-time lectures taught by our world-class faculty.
Dr. Edward Kalpas
BRING THE CLASSROOM TO YOU
With scheduled online lectures and the freedom to attend class wherever you like, Live Online gives you the optimum blend of structure and flexibility. That means you can study with our best teachers no matter where you are. The best part? You’ll learn from professionals who’ve already mastered Step 2 CK, since all our faculty are licensed physicians.
IT’S ALL ABOUT INTERACTION
Our Live Online courses are even more interactive than a traditional classroom. While class is in session, there’s a team of teachers on-call and ready to answer all your questions. Send messages in a public chat to the rest of the class or engage in discussion with peers. Feeling a bit shy? You can send a private message to our teachers on the side—so you never have to worry about raising your hand.
- 210+ hours of live online lectures with top faculty
- Access to medical advising for personalized study plan and residency timeline
- 7-month access to 220+ hours of on-demand video lectures covering foundational basic sciences
- Membership to private Facebook community
- Qbank with 2,900+ exam-like questions
- Master the Boards program, with 600 additional questions and 53 hours of fully-integrated video lectures
- Diagnostic exam to identify individual strengths and weaknesses
- Shelf prep, with 350+ questions and 22 hours of fully-integrated video lectures covering Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, Family Medicine, OB/GN, and Psychiatry
- 2 full length simulated Step 2 CK exams
- 1,600 warm-up and post-test questions
- 5 volumes of lecture notes in print and ebook, with easy-to-understand color images and tables
- Master the Boards review book
SAY HI TO OUR EXPERTS
Not only are they seasoned teachers—they’re practicing physicians, too.
DR. MANUEL CASTRO
After earning an M.D. from the Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña, Dr. Castro completed residency in Internal Medicine at the Illinois Masonic Medical Center. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and a member of the American Academy of Ethical Physicians.
DR. EDWARD KALPAS
An Assistant Clinical Instructor at Stony Brook University, Dr. Kalplas received his M.D. from the F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine. He was an editor of Kaplan’s USMLE Step 2 CS Strategies, Practice & Review. He holds a B.A. from Dartmouth and an M.P.H. from Columbia.
DR. ALEXIS PEEDIN
Dr. Peedin joined the Kaplan team in 2015, and has been passionate about making pathology fun ever since. She completed residency and fellowship at the University of North Carolina, and serves as Assistant Professor of Pathology, Anatomy, and Cell Biology at Thomas Jefferson University.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What additional resources are included with my live online lectures?
You'll receive access to our Step 2 CK Qbank and On Demand video lectures. With On Demand, With, you’ll get access to over 115 hours of video lecture content, including over 900 videos, over 8,000 updated presentation slides, and over 1,700 quiz questions between lectures. All videos are viewable at up to 1.5X speed.
What is included in the Master the Boards resource?
What books will I receive with my live online course?
You’ll get 5 volumes of 2020 Step 2 CK lecture notes in both print and ebook. Both versions are updated annually by expert faculty, packed with clinical correlations and bridges between disciplines, highly illustrated (450 images and tables), organized in an outline format with high-yield summary boxes, and trusted by thousands of students each year. Volumes include Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Psychiatry, and Surgery.
You'll also receive Master the Boards USMLE Step 2 CK review book. Authored by USMLE expert Conrad Fischer, MD, this high-yield, full-color review book includes Test Day tips and targeted, need-to-know review information for exam excellence.
How do I interact with faculty during my live online course?
Interact with our master faculty live via chat and answer questions via live online polling. You’ll also get access to our exclusive Facebook community where you can engage with your classmates, faculty, and physician teacher assistants.
How do I work with my medical advisor during my prep?
With Live Online prep, you’ll take part in group advising sessions. You’ll meet with a medical advisor to create the optimal study plan that will help you succeed in your USMLE review and refine your plan as you progress.