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


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. At the best of times, Match Week is a g

Mar 7, 2020 by Osmosis Team


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

Osmosis News

It’s Match Madness at Osmosis

On March 20, 2020, thousands of senior medical students in the US and international medical graduates (IMGs) from around the world will participate in the NRMP® Match. This yearly event determine

Mar 3, 2020 by Osmosis Team

Osmosis News

How Osmosis Scholarship Winner Tyler Thorne "Starts With the Heart"

All six of the Osmosis Health Education Impact Scholarship winners have been announced! Today, we're sharing an interview with Grand Prize Winner Tyler Thorne, who plans to start with the heart and ma

Feb 27, 2020 by Osmosis Team


Approaching Patient Encounters with Compassion

Showing empathy and compassion is essential for building solid physician-patient relationships. Read about how medical student Farrah-Amoy started with the heart during her first patient interview.

Feb 25, 2020 by Farrah-Amoy Fullerton