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Step 1

The first step to achieving your best score for the residency of your choice.

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Step 2

From Wards to Boards. Time to get your thoughts back to theory.

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Step 3

Hang in there - it is the last one.

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Step 2: Daily Schedule

Daily Schedule

(Subject to change)

In keeping our programs small we are able to focus on each student’s progress throughout the program.

No lectures, all higher-order thinking active-classroom learning style. 

Our days are divided into three main components:

  1.  Morning Pharmacology Drills.
  2. ★System Based Supplemental Instruction® (SBSI) replaces the traditional lecture style of reviewing the Clinical Sciences. During these sessions,  students analyze and explore complex and fundamental high- yield topics. 
  3. Question Group: here we assess how each student integrates information into the questions and if they are able to note the distractors in the questions and use critical thinking when answering board-style questions. We also work on timing, test-taking strategies, and processing during these sessions. 

 

★System Based Supplemental Instruction® (SBSI)

Supplemental Instruction  has proven results in:

  • enabling students to increase long-term retention
  • develop strategies for understanding and comprehending the material
  • develop strategies for grasping more challenging areas of study
  • allows the student, together with the Instructor, to pinpoint areas where the student still needs assistance in understanding the material
  • enables students to master course content while they develop and integrate effective learning and study strategies

 

The difference between the 3-week and 5-week programs:

Our traditional 5-week program incorporates more review of content and the application and integration of knowledge into the questions. A lot of homework is scheduled after class is dismissed.  

Our 3-week program only reviews knowledge as it pertains to the questions we do in class, no supplemental review is offered. This program is designed for students who have a stronger knowledge base and are needing a better approach to questions to increase their scores. Students report higher score increases within the first week, even in their weaker areas. 

When Class Lets Out

A detailed schedule and guidance on how to spend out of class time is provided. 

 Weekends

Weekends are scheduled for  Mock Board exams. 

To accomplish the full benefit of our program students are required to attend ALL sessions and complete homework daily. 

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