The Benefits of Mentorship in Medical School

In medical school, having a mentor means having access to a wealth of professional knowledge and support. Your mentor may even be able to write you a strong letter of recommendation when the time come

Sep 16, 2020 by Catherine Carragee

Osmosis News

Osmosis Team Spotlight: Jannah Amiel, MSN, BSN, RN, Director of Nursing Curriculum

The AMA has designated September as Women in Medicine Month, a time to recognize the incredible contributions women make in health and medicine. Today, we’re spotlighting Jannah Amiel,  MSN

Sep 16, 2020 by Osmosis Team

Osmosis News

Learn Histology With New Videos on Osmosis Prime

Today, we’re pleased to officially announce a new video series on Osmosis: Histology! This new video series will cover histology for all the organ systems you’ll need to know in your healt

Sep 15, 2020 by Osmosis Team


A Medical Student's Perspective on the Beirut Blast

As a French-Lebanese medical student living in Lebanon, I describe the unbearable tragedy that hit Lebanon’s capital Beirut on August 4, 2020. An unforgettable day that will forever haunt our me

Sep 14, 2020 by Joseph Kassab


What Does It Mean to "Be A Rockstar"? (A Student's Perspective on the Wards)

During your clerkships, impressing your attendings is incredibly important—but at the end of the day, it's about doing right by your patients and providing the best care possible. Today on the O

Sep 11, 2020 by Natalie Hibshman


Overcoming A Difficult Diagnosis in Medical School

Medical school is all about learning to provide the best care possible to others. So what happens when you’re faced with a difficult diagnosis of your own? Today on the Osmosis blog, Arman Israe

Sep 10, 2020 by Arman Israelyan

Study Tips

How to Plan For USMLE® Step 1 Dedicated Study Period

Planning on taking USMLE® Step 1 in the near future? Osmosis Medical Education Fellow Gia Eapen has some tips for creating a realistic, actionable schedule for your dedicated prep period. Learn w

Sep 9, 2020 by Gia Eapen

Study Tips

What I Wish I Knew Before Medical School

In a survey of 100 medical students, we found five trends in the lessons they learned since starting medical school and what they hope incoming medical students can prepare for ahead of time. It&

Sep 8, 2020 by Osmosis Team


Supporting Communities during Public Health Crises: Stories from PA Educators

Last week, Osmosis welcome leaders from the Physician Assistant Education Association and PA educator community for a webinar that discussed how PA’s have responded to recent public health crise

Sep 7, 2020 by Osmosis Team

Study Tips

5 Tips for Studying Medicine Efficiently (and Keeping the Excitement Alive!)

Struggling to enjoy hobbies or finding the time to take a break from studying? Third-year medical student Josh Simpson shares some tips on how to study more efficiently—and have fun doing it!Alb

Sep 4, 2020 by Josh Simpson