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Step 2CK Preparation and Experience

USMLE Step 2CK Write-up by Dr. Alia Tirish

Hi all, Wanted to do a write-up for all the people who only see 250/260 write-ups here I’m a US-IMG, my OET is scheduled for two weeks from now and I’m hoping to match into IM by next March. Prep Time 3 months, took my Step 1 in June after a year of prep and […]

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IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

A Few Thoughts on Preparing for IELTS – Sameen Abdus Sattar

Dear Group Members, We all are in this group for a common reason, and that is to get guidance about the IELTS exam. I am not a very avid follower of this group but time and again have gone through some of the posts by different members. The posts are mostly regarding exam materials. Seeking […]

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Step 1 Preparation and Experience

USMLE Step 1 240 Score Comparison – FatPeanut96

I got my score back today. It’s not exactly what I expected. I wanted a 250 but it’s a great score but I’m just glad it’s over. These are my scores and dates: Date Test Score Tuesday, March 31, 2020 NBME 20 215 Thursday, April 30, 2020 NBME 21 219 Thursday, May 7, 2020 IFOM […]

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Step 1 Preparation and Experience

“Reread everything even if you think you know it” – Step 1 Experience by doctorcat23

Well, I got 222. UWSA1 – 229 UWSA2 – 219 Free 120 – 82% NBME’s I don’t even remember but I never did better than a 215. I hated them and they really discouraged me so I did them offline for the most part. I was aiming for above 220 but was really hoping for […]

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Step 1 Preparation and Experience

“229, and I’m Okay with it” – Step 1 Experience by YhormElGigante

Don’t get me wrong, I’m not thrilled to death or anything, but I’m okay. It’s below what I wanted, a little below average, but I can make it work. Middle of the class at a DO school. The test got pushed back for about 2 months. Didn’t take a single day “off” for the last […]

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Step 1 Preparation and Experience

For Anyone Feeling like Shite before Step 1 – kamareddine

First off, I’m writing this right after sitting for step 1 so it’s gonna be raw.I was supposed to have sat for it 4 months ago and kept getting cancellation after cancellation. Eventually, I had to leave for another bloody country and live in a hotel for a month waiting for an opening to do […]

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Step 1 Preparation and Experience

USMLE Step 1 257 Write-Up by Histoplasmosis Jones

Hi! I thought a lot about whether or not to do a write-up but honestly, reading people’s write-ups helped relieve a little bit of my stress during dedicated so I figured why not. COVID obviously affected my original dedicated plans and I ended up doing a lot more practice tests and questions than I otherwise […]

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Step 1 Preparation and Experience

Some Tips from Someone who Scored 265+ in Step 1 – Dr. Nabeel Hussain

Hi everyone I’m just making this post to give any help I can to those others studying. I’ve gotten a lot of help and information from this community and just wanted to give back. I’m writing this to include actual tips and other things I learned as I was studying. Most are a little more […]

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Step 2CK Preparation and Experience

You didn’t Come This Far to only Come This Far – Step 2CK Experience by Dr. Bhavana

Step 2 CK Experience: Giving back time (long post alert) Hi, friends I got my CK score this Wednesday. I took my exam on Sept 15 and got the result on the 30th, exactly in 2 weeks. I know in the era of 250s -260s, this is an average score but then, I am also […]

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IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

IELTS Preparation and Experience by Niveditha Lal

Friends, I have received my IELTS results on the 27th. It was my 1st attempt. I’m so happy and excited. I would like to share my IELTS journey here. (Long post alert) July 1st week only me and my husband started our preparation. Initially, we both didn’t have any idea about IELTS. We got a […]