HealthEd

How to Flip a Class, Course, or Curriculum

Simply put, a flipped classroom operates by assigning lectures and didactic learning as independent study. In-class time is then used for collaborative group work, or to review and flesh out the subje

Jun 24, 2020 by Osmosis Team

HealthEd

The Importance of Staying Hydrated

In honor of Hydration Day, Osmosis Health Coach Ishan Dahal invites you to learn more about the benefits of drinking water and the consequences of dehydration with some peer-reviewed research. Having

Jun 23, 2020 by Osmosis Team

Osmosis News

Do Brain Teaser Puzzles Really Give Your Mind a Workout?

Ever wondered whether brain teasing puzzles actually help your brain itself? The Osmosis team wondered that too! To accompany the fun puzzles we’ve been sharing this month, we decided to ex

Jun 22, 2020 by Amin Azzam

Clinical

Accommodating Individuals with Dual Sensory Loss of both Vision and Hearing: Deafblindness

This week is Helen Keller Deafblind Awareness week. In honor of that, we are sharing advice for clinicians on how to best interact with and care for their patients who have dual sensory loss of vision

Jun 21, 2020 by Dr. Sarah Elizabeth Moreman

Study Tips

Six Ways to Stay Productive During Summer Break

It’s tough to slow down during school breaks after being immersed in the fast-paced environment of the med school semester. If you’re like second-year medical student Jannel Lawrence, you&

Jun 20, 2020 by Jannel Lawrence

Osmosis News

Observing Juneteenth at Osmosis

Trigger warning: description of violence.Juneteenth 2020 is just around the corner, and if you haven’t celebrated it before, you probably have some questions about what it is and how to get invo

Jun 19, 2020 by Osmosis Team

Osmosis News

Osmosis June 2020 Institutional Product Update: LMS Integrations and Video Tracking

The Osmosis team is dedicated to providing current and future clinicians with the best learning experience possible. Over the past month, the Osmosis Product Team has developed several exciting new fe

Jun 18, 2020 by Osmosis Team

Study Tips

How I Scored 262 on USMLE® Step 1 Using Videos, Flashcards, & Questions on Osmosis

The USMLE® Step 1 exam is the first in a long line of exams throughout any medical student’s career. With thousands of resources out there to help you prepare for the exam, it’s diffi

Jun 17, 2020 by Santiago Callegari

HealthEd

Overcoming My Fear: Life as an International Medical Student

On the long road to becoming a physician, there isn’t just one path. Choosing to go to med school internationally was not the path Elizabeth Armenis originally envisioned taking, but she’s

Jun 16, 2020 by Elizabeth Armenis

Clinical

"Hospital Service": The Power of Narrative Medicine

Narrative Medicine is a practice that involves physicians documenting their clinical experiences in story format. By looking at their work through a narrative lens, clinicians are able to build empath

Jun 15, 2020 by Darren Miller II