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Sep 25, 2023

Konterri shares the balancing act of being pregnant both as a pre-med student and medical student. Pregnancy and parenthood are VERY common experiences, and yet they aren't common experiences that we hear when the "shoes are on the other foot". 

On today's episode:

  • Tips for how to study while pregnant. 
  • How her...

Sep 18, 2023

Harrison is a former professional baseball player turned medical student who shares A LOT of “how to” study advice. An important study method to develop is how to learn a LOT of information that’s “thrown” at you quickly and how to retain the information long-term as best as possible.

On today’s episode, we...

Sep 11, 2023

As if the MCAT wasn't enough, say hello, to the ugly Step sisters, a trio of challenging board exams. Jon Caggiano has faced adversity left and right, including failing the USMLE Step 1. On today's episode, he walks us through: 

  • His journey as a Caribbean medical student.
  • Why he think he failed Step 1 and how he...

Sep 4, 2023

Dr. Karlee Loftin is an orthopaedic surgeon who's journey has been far from predictable. She and her family immigrated to America when she was a child and she knew that if she wanted to go to college, she'd have to find a way to pay for it herself. 

Despite the stressors and unpredictability of life, Dr. Loftin has...