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    Help with US clinical experience for an IMG

    Hey guys, hope everyone is well! I am an IMG who graduated from med school in 2017, and have been preparing for the USMLE because I am interested in practicing in the US. I am searching to gain clinical experience in America, to further raise my chances to get matched in to a residency program...
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    Is Kaplan live course worth it for Step 2?

    I am thinking about taking the Kaplan live in person course for Step 2. I have the time and the money and REALLY need a high score for competitive specialty. The live lecture course is almost 8 weeks long, with lectures every night. Is it worth it? Or should I just use Uworld and OME?
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    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!
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    Should I take Kaplan Live In-Person Step 2 CK course?

    So I did not perform that well on Step 1 and am interested in a competitive specialty so reallllly want to perform super well on Step 2. I have about 3 months elective time to take off to study for Step 2 and will have the money to spend for a prep course here in NYC. Has anyone taken the...
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    IMG low step 1 interviews

    Seems like every IMG on this site has scored a 250 who is getting IVs. Would like to hear the experience of those with lower scores. I had a disappointing 219 on step 1. I'm an undergraduate in my home country. I only want to do neurology but I don't know how much of a red flag that score is...
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    USMLE Step 2 personalized, virtual, 1:1 sessions

    I am a board-certified, Vanderbilt-trained pediatrician with a broad portfolio of both clinical and medical education experience. Test preparation has always been a personal strength (I graduated first in my medical school class) and I have helped many students prepare for tests using strategies...
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    USMLE/COMLEX Prep Week 2017 USMLE Discounts

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  9. ExamGuru

    USMLE/COMLEX USMLE Step 2-CK QBank w/ 2,600+ Questions (Free 1-year raffle!)

    SDN will randomly select one member who posts here to receive a FREE 1-year subscription to the USMLE Step 2-CK Question bank - with over 2,600 questions! ExamGuru was created for the shelf exams - but we quickly noticed medical students using our questions for Step 2-CK. We were asked to...
  10. MedBoardTutors

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    Dr. Robert Fisher, a resident in Urology, has been working with students to help them be successful on standardized exams for several years. Shortly after taking Step 1, he began working with USMLE-Rx, editing and writing new Qbank questions, which gave him the unique perspective of...
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    USMLE NEED STEP 2 CK STUDY PLAN AND ADVISES

    Hi my colleagues I need your sincere advice , I pass step 1 with low score I feel disappointed and just about to quit :( I am intending to start ck prep. soon, but I am confused I need a good score to cover the weakness in my step 1 :( I have MTB and UW for now please give me some tips...
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    HELP!! long gap between step 1 and 2

    Hello, I am an IMG with us citizenship and I took my step 1 in march 2014 and didn't do so great. I had to take a break and work because my mom got sick. I am now back to studying for step 2 and don't know how to start or what to do!! Should I take an NBME first? Or should I just start...
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    I am selling a 12-month subscription to Step 2 CK Qmax question bank ($198) for $170 OBO. The subscription has NOT been activated! I was awarded a coupon code for the price of the subscription as part of a scholarship, but I am not interested in activating or using the service. Contact me if...