Now that I’ve returned from my away sub-internships, I have some time to study for the next set of exams, Step 2 CK and CS (Clinical Knowledge and Clinical Skills). One thing I will say is that studying for these exams is much easier than studying for Step 1. It’s probably because we’ve already gone […]
Step Studying After the Fact: What Would I Have Done Differently?
In my last post, I talked about what taking Step 1 was like. For anyone that’s taken the MCAT, run a marathon, or participated in a Dance Marathon (or some similar event), the heavy feeling after the fact is real. Having now taken some time to decompress and reflect, it’s natural to talk about what […]
Step 1 Study Tips
Day 24: I think I may be slowly going insane. Studying for Step 1 is a pretty monumental task. For one, you’re studying for probably the most important test of your life, one that could potentially determine your future career path in medicine – no pressure. Secondly, you have to put aside friends, family, a […]