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If you're struggling on your premed journey, trying to figure out the best way to study for the MCAT, or trying to understand how to best apply to medical school, the award-nominated podcast, The Premed Years, has you covered. From interviews with Admissions Committee members and directors to inspirational stories from those who have gone before you, The Premed Years is like having a premed advisor in your pocket. Subscribe on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or anywhere else you listen to music or podcasts so you don't miss an episode. It's free. Every week. Don't forget to watch us on YouTube, or follow us on Instagram too! We're medicalschoolhq everywhere!

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If you're struggling on your premed journey, trying to figure out the best way to study for the MCAT, or trying to understand how to best apply to medical school, the award-nominated podcast, The Premed Years, has you covered. From interviews with Admissions Committee members and directors to inspirational stories from those who have gone before you, The Premed Years is like having a premed advisor in your pocket. Subscribe on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or anywhere else you listen to music or podcasts so you don't miss an episode. It's free. Every week. Don't forget to watch us on YouTube, or follow us on Instagram too! We're medicalschoolhq everywhere!

    Dealing With Chronic Illnesses as a Premed and Med Student

    Dealing With Chronic Illnesses as a Premed and Med Student

    Following a fibromyalgia diagnosis as a premed, Vikki almost gave up on her premed journey. Now, she's an M3! She joins me today to share her success story!

    • 31 min
    Diversity, Equity, Equality, and Inclusion in Medical School

    Diversity, Equity, Equality, and Inclusion in Medical School

    Diversity of thought improves patient outcomes. Today, I have an inspiring conversation with Dr. Ayeni about why diversity in medical education is so important.
    Links:Full Episode Blog Post (https://medicalschoolhq.net/pmy-401-diversity-equity-equality-and-inclusion-in-medical-school/)
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    (https://www.amazon.com/Whistling-Vivaldi-Stereotypes-Affect-Issues/dp/0393339726) by Claude Steele
    (https://www.amazon.com/How-Be-Antiracist-Ibram-Kendi/dp/0525509283) by Ibram X. Kendi
    Article: (https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp1915891) by LaShyra Nolen
    Seeing White Podcast (https://www.sceneonradio.org/seeing-white/)

    • 48 min
    State of the Union in the Premed World. Join the Fight!

    State of the Union in the Premed World. Join the Fight!

    Episode 400—close to 8 years of The Premed Years. Thank you for being here with me. Today, I have a heart to heart with you about what is going on in the world.
    Links:Full Episode Blog Post (https://medicalschoolhq.net/pmy-400-state-of-the-union-in-the-premed-world-join-the-fight/)
    Meded Media (https://medicalschoolhq.net/meded-media/)
    Why I Left Medicine (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tMtSOF8D8Bc)
    The MCAT Podcast (https://medicalschoolhq.net/mcat-podcast/)
    The MCAT CARS Podcast (https://medicalschoolhq.net/mcat-cars-podcast/)
    Specialty Stories Podcast (https://medicalschoolhq.net/specialty-stories-podcast/)
    Mappd (https://www.mappd.com/)
    Students for Ethical Admissions (https://twitter.com/EthicalStudents)

    • 20 min
    Social Injustices, the Law, and Applying to Medical School

    Social Injustices, the Law, and Applying to Medical School

    You're taking a stand against social injustices, but what happens if you find yourself in trouble with the law—how should you talk about it as a premed?
    Links:Full Episode Blog Post (https://medicalschoolhq.net/pmy-399-social-injustices-the-law-and-applying-to-medical-school/)
    If you want to connect with Larry Cohen, email him at (mailto:ljc@ljcohen.com).
    Mappd.com (http://www.mappd.com)
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    The Premed Years Podcast Session 197: Can You Become a Doctor if You’ve Been Arrested? (https://medicalschoolhq.net/pmy-197-can-become-doctor-youve-arrested/)

    • 48 min
    Study Habits and Strategies From a Yale MD/MPH Candidate

    Study Habits and Strategies From a Yale MD/MPH Candidate

    Prerak is an MD/MPH candidate at Yale. He joined us for National Premed Day to share his top strategies and study habits for premeds and med students. Listen!
    Links:Full Episode Blog Post (https://medicalschoolhq.net/pmy-398-study-habits-and-strategies-from-a-yale-md-mph-candidate/)
    Meded Media (https://medicalschoolhq.net/meded-media/)
    Quizlet (https://quizlet.com/) 
    Anki (https://apps.ankiweb.net/) 
    Blueprint MCAT (https://blueprintprep.com/mcat)

    • 33 min
    Overcoming Setbacks as a Nontrad on the Path to Med School

    Overcoming Setbacks as a Nontrad on the Path to Med School

    Shahaan overcame numerous setbacks on his path to medical school. This year, he received 34 interview invites and 16 acceptances. What was his secret?
    Links:Full Episode Blog Post (https://medicalschoolhq.net/pmy-397-overcoming-setbacks-as-a-nontrad-on-the-path-to-med-school/)
    Meded Media (https://medicalschoolhq.net/meded-media/)
    Mappd.com (http://www.mappd.com)
    Interview with Dr. Greg Polites from WashU on Preparing for the Medical School Interview (https://medicalschoolhq.net/mshq-091-preparing-for-the-medical-school-interview/)
    Check out our YouTube channel on premed.tv (http://www.premed.tv).
    Teach for America (TFA) (https://www.teachforamerica.org/)

    • 47 min

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