Why You Should Pledge to #RaiseTheLine During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The world needs healthcare workers now more than ever. By 2030, we need to train 35 million health additional professionals to keep up with the demands of our rapidly-aging population. This&

Mar 24, 2020 by Osmosis Team


Maintaining Mental Balance While Practicing Social Distancing

Many of us are responsibly self-isolating to slow the spread of COVID-19. While social distancing is the right thing to do, it can take a toll on your mental health. Osmosis Medical Education Fellow C

Mar 19, 2020 by Casey Gilman


How to Treat COVID-19 at Home During Quarantine

The scale of the COVID-19 outbreak means many non-health professionals will be forced into a caregiver role, whether they’re treating a friend, a family member, or even themselves. This blog pos

Mar 17, 2020 by Osmosis Team


COVID-19 as a Catalyst for Change

“You never want a serious crisis to go to waste. And what I mean by that is it's an opportunity to do things that you think you could not before.” - Rahm Emanuel, as quoted by a reporter f

Mar 15, 2020 by Shiv Gaglani


The Osmosis COVID-19 FAQ

Last week, Osmosis hosted a series of Q&A events on Facebook Live, Instagram Live, and YouTube focused on the topic of COVID-19, the novel coronavirus that has been making headlines in 2020. 

Mar 12, 2020 by Osmosis Team


How to Get the Most Out of Shadowing in Medical School

After getting into medical school, the question of “What kind of doctor do you want to be?” is commonly asked. Some people come to medical school knowing what they want to be, while others

Mar 12, 2020 by Estello Hill

Osmosis News

Supporting Your Students with Digital Medical Education Resources

Medical students are increasingly relying on third-party (commercial) education resources, both during coursework and during their dedicated board-review time. Research conducted with Osmosis partner

Mar 11, 2020 by Osmosis Team

Study Tips

How to Build an Outstanding Curriculum Vitae During Medical School

Your curriculum vitae or CV sums up your professional achievements as a medical student, and it's an essential part of your residency applications. Osmosis Medical Education Fellow Kelsey Titzman shar

Mar 10, 2020 by Kelsey Titzman


What is SOAP and Why Should You Care?

SOAP® stands for the Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program®.  It’s part of Match Week, which occurs the third week of March every year. As many medical students know, Match We

Mar 7, 2020 by Osmosis Team

Osmosis News

Osmosis Ultimate Guide to the NRMP® Match

Another year, another Match Week—and it's coming up quickly! On March 19, 2021, tens of thousands of US medical students and international medical graduates (IMGs) from around the world will lea

Mar 6, 2020 by Osmosis Team