Navigating the Residency Match for 2024

For medical students across the nation, the air is electric with anticipation. The 2024 Residency Match, the gateway to your future career, is almost upon us. But with such a momentous event looming, the questions can feel overwhelming: "When do I register?", "How do I craft a killer rank order list?" "Is my CV strong enough?". Fear not, for this blog is your compass, guiding you through the Match labyrinth and towards your dream residency.

Apr 20, 2024 MOKSH

Specialty Selection & Residency Match Guide

The white coat still feels crisp, and the textbooks still whisper new knowledge, but a question already echoes in your mind: Where does your medical journey lead? Choosing a specialty and finding the perfect residency program – these are the pivotal moments that shape your future as a doctor, moments that can feel both exhilarating and daunting. Fear not, future healers, for this guide is your compass, ready to navigate the labyrinthine world of post-graduate options and guide you toward your me

Apr 10, 2024 MOKSH

Virtual Interviews for the USMLE

The stethoscope may be your constant companion, but your journey to residency just took a digital turn. Starting in September, USMLE interviews are going virtual, opening a new chapter in the path toward your dream career. But with change comes both opportunity and challenge. So, future doctors, buckle up as we navigate the virtual landscape and prepare for success! An interview that occurs virtually is conducted remotely, occasionally over the phone, but most frequently using video conferencin

Apr 02, 2024 MOKSH

Non-Academic Activities: Your USMLE Success Weapon

The USMLE Step 1. A three-letter acronym that sends shivers down the spines of aspiring physicians, a gateway to the promised land of residency, and a seemingly impossible mountain of medical knowledge. We dedicate years, countless cups of coffee, and a significant portion of our sanity to conquering this beast. But in the laser-focused pursuit of academic perfection, we often overlook a crucial ingredient for success: non-academic activities. Yes, mastering First Aid and memorizing sketchy dia

Mar 30, 2024 MOKSH

Clinical Rotations: A Practical Guide for Medical Students

Clinical rotations are a practical opportunity to apply your knowledge of clinical subjects to real-world patient care and to develop the skills to diagnose and treat patients. Clinical Rotations for International Medical Graduates As an International Medical Graduate (IMG), clinical rotations (clerkships) are essential to your success in matching into a residency program in the United States. Clinical clerkships for IMG will allow me to gain hands-on experience in the U.S. healthcare system,

Mar 24, 2024 MOKSH

Crafting a Standout Personal Statement

The blank page beckons a canvas for your story, hopes, and dreams. But how do you transform it from an intimidating void to a masterpiece that captures who you are and why you deserve your dream program? Fear not, aspiring students, for this blog is your guide to crafting a personal statement that shines!

Mar 12, 2024 MOKSH

Expectations of Program Directors for Residency

Program directors for residency programs have specific expectations for applicants, seeking individuals who will excel in their field and contribute positively to the program's culture and learning environment. Here are some key areas:

Mar 08, 2024 MOKSH

The Complete Handbook of US Residency for MBBS to MD

For MBBS graduates cherishing dreams of practising medicine in the US, securing a residency position can feel daunting. This comprehensive guide serves as your roadmap, navigating the step-by-step process, essential requirements, and valuable tips to increase your chances of success.

Feb 28, 2024 MOKSH

Crafting Your USMLE CV Masterpiece

Your USMLE CV, or Curriculum Vitae for USMLE, isn't just a piece of paper; it's your billboard, a snapshot of your skills and achievements screaming for attention in the crowded job market. Building a solid USMLE CV is an art; like any art, it requires knowledge and practice. So, let's grab our metaphorical paintbrushes and get started!

Feb 09, 2024 MOKSH Academy

Avoid These Mistakes on Your USMLE Journey

The United States Medical Licensing Examination serves as a gateway to practicing medicine in the United States. While preparing for this comprehensive exam can be challenging, adopting a strategic approach to resource utilization and emphasizing active learning techniques can significantly enhance your chances of success.

Feb 05, 2024 MOKSH Academy