step2

  1. pathlologist

    Step 2 CS August 2019 Score Release

    Took CS in June in Atlanta, hoping for score this Wednesday. Just like everyone else, I made a lot of mistakes (missed diagnoses on maybe 2-4, forgot a couple of pertinent physical exam maneuvers, forgot counseling on a couple). Trying not to panic and remembering that I have a 95% chance of...
  2. RaginMD

    Step 2 CS First Aid: 5th or 6th edition

    Hello guys, So I'm taking CS at the end of September and I have the 5th edition of FA that I got from a friend. I'm just wondering if I should buy the 6th edition? Are there any significant changes that would make it worth the purchase. I was also contemplating buying a 30 day World...
  3. K

    Looking for step 2 cs/ck study partner, los angeles or via skype

    Taking cs 11/3, ck 11/20. Thanks! 4th year at USMD, no reason I shouldn't do well but wouldn't mind someone to power through together with and practice CS cases.
  4. L

    Study partner needed step2 ck Dallas

    Hello! Anyone need a study buddy?
  5. MedSchoolGurus

    I got a 256 on Step 1, 269 on Step 2 CK, and matched at Stanford. Ask me anything!

    Hi all! SDN was super helpful to me in the past, so I thought I'd do an AMA here. Ask me anything!
  6. toastytoes

    When to release USMLE scores to ERAS?

    Hello! I am still waiting for my Step2CK score which will come out Aug 29 due to the summer delay. Wondering if I should 'release' my usmle transcript now or should I wait until Aug 29? I know they're not going to go anywhere until Sept 15 anyway, just wondering if there would be a delay if I...
  7. B

    BOTH [FOR SALE!] 1) STEP 2 CK UW Subscription & 2) Kaplan STEP 2 CK Subscription

    TL;DR - Selling a UW STEP 2 CK question bank for $250, and a Kaplan STEP 2 CK qbank (includes included for free if you purchase the UWorld Qbank OR $25 if you only want the Kaplan qbank. Read below for more details! Both of these were purchased for me as unexpected gifts after I had already...
  8. kshah126

    STEP 2 CS Date Switch

    I have an appointment at Los Angeles on August 4th, 2018 in the AM. I am looking for someone to switch the date with, I would prefer something in late august, october or september.
  9. C

    Rescheduling Step 2 CS with Check4Change

    I have my Step 2 CS scheduled for August 1, 2018 in Chicago. Due to unforeseen circumstances, I now need to postpone my exam to be taken on August 30, 2018 at the earliest, and November 30, 2018 at the latest. I have downloaded the Check4Change extension to my firefox browser. I am applying the...
  10. B

    Timing of Step 2

    Hey guys, Quick question, I did really well on my Step 1 (267) and have been trying to figure out timing of Step 2. When should I be taking it, I have 3 weeks to study after my internal med rotation in June which would be pretty prime but I've had a few people tell me to push it til October...
  11. arindian470

    USMLE P.A.S.S Program Advice Updated

    Wanted to give you guys an update on P.A.S.S(pass) program. I noticed an older post on her about Pass from 2012 thought I should add my 2 cents to this. I went to a Caribbean medical school, I completed Pass program about a month back in order to study for the NMBE comp exam. My course offered a...
  12. stevenejohnson

    BOTH Interested in starting a podcast

    Hey SDNers! I am a posting virgin here on SDN but long time generalized stalker. Right now I am prepping for Step2 + Comlex 2 in July. I have been looking for some good podcasts for Step 2 prep and had trouble finding anything recent. I love listening to podcasts in general. Goljan audio was...
  13. C

    US Match dilemma

    Hey guys, I’m in a bit of a dilemma with regards to applying to the US residency match. I am a Canadian IMG that graduated in the past month from a reputable medical school in Ireland. However, I have no clinical/research experience in the states, but I have done 1 family med and 1 surgery...
  14. Sir Robin

    Eliminate Step 2 CS

    Hey everyone! Tired of this CS nonsense? Some classmates of mine have drafted a petition to convince the NBME to eliminate Step 2 CS as a requirement for US Medical Graduates. We already have over 1,000 signatures. Please consider signing if you're not interested in paying >$1,200 + travel...
  15. Sir Robin

    Eliminate Step 2 CS

    Hey everyone! Tired of this CS nonsense? Some classmates of mine have drafted a petition to convince the NBME to eliminate Step 2 CS as a requirement for US Medical Graduates. We already have over 1,000 signatures. Please consider signing if you're not interested in paying >$1,200 + travel...
  16. D

    USMLE 8 weeks to Step 2. Advice on material for prep ?

    Hi, I'm 4 years post grad and worked in healthcare mgmnt. for the last 2. I'm attempting the step 2 ck first. Please advise on an exam directed schedule and material/content I should cover to maximum effort for a good score. I realise being out of the clinical medicine for some time will be a...