How I Studied For The USMLE.

Most IMG/FMGs that I meet want to know how to prepare for the big boards. I often get questions regarding my experience with the USMLE (United States Medical Licensure Exam) and for tips and advice..…

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Strategies To Succeed In Your Caribbean Medical Education.

As a product of two Caribbean medical schools, one would agree that my educational course was tortuous. By both observation and personal experience, I learned the processes that differentiate a success story from “failure” in…

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Top Three Things FMGs/IMGs must do to match into US Residency. 

As both an international and foreign medical graduate I have gone through the mills of this process. Between switching visas and learning the ropes only by experience I can confidently tell you some of what…

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How To Stay Healthy While You Travel.

– PREVENT BLOOD CLOTS : By walking the aisles of the aircraft (to improve circulation) or by wearing compression stockings. I prefer aisle seats so I can walk when I choose. You can do easy…

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#mindfulmed: How MINDFULNESS is keeping me stable.

No, I am not crashing! Set your pads down, you wouldn’t need the crash cart for this one. J The excitement that follows completing residency (especially if you opt out of fellowship) is often so…

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