Academic Support

Academic Support

  • Tutoring Program
    • At-risk Students
    • First and Second Year Courses and Step 1 Preparation
    • Using 4th Year medical and basic science graduates as tutors

 

  • Individual and Group Consultations for Students and Faculty
    • Managing time
    • Managing personal health and well-being
    • Organizing information in high-volume curriculum
    • Recognizing strengths in study skills and using those to help remedy weaknesses
    • Recognizing when you or a peer is in trouble
    • Preparing for block and shelf exams

 

  • Board Exam Preparation Programs
    • Working with diagnostic exams
    • Annotating First Aid from the very beginning
    • Getting familiar with study resources and practice questions
    • Working with 4th year student-facilitated question groups in spring semester of 2nd year (groups of 3-5 students meeting weekly)

 

  • Library of Resources for Tutors and Students Preparing for Board and Shelf Exams
    • Class notebooks for tutors
    • Board and shelf exam preparation publications for students