Study Tips

Top 5 Benefits of Osmosing with Family

Second year med student shares benefits of having loved ones help her study using Osmosis.As a second year medical student, I study constantly, using many different resources: my class notes, helpful

Apr 18, 2019 by Abigayle Huntley


The Clinical Experience That Shaped Me

Clinical experiences can shape the way clinicians think, feel, and their approach to providing care. A med student shares an important experience as she learns to become the best doctor she can be.As

Apr 12, 2019 by Caitlin Molczyk

Study Tips

How to Stick to a Strict Study Schedule in Medical School Using Osmosis

Get tips on how to stick to a strict study habit to be successful in medical school and the boards.The pressure of the reckless flow of water from the water-hose gushed down my throat hours upon hours

Apr 9, 2019 by Veronica Danquah

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Learning How to Use Spaced Repetition in Medical School

Second year med student dramatically improved ability to memorize and recall medical facts with spaced-repetition.As a Canadian graduate entry student, I believed I began my medical degree with a soli

Apr 8, 2019 by Austin Eakin-Love


How To Choose Your Medical Specialty

How to choose a medical specialty that's right for you. Advice from a fourth year medical student.As I’m writing this, I find myself at the end of the process of choosing my specialty...I think.

Apr 3, 2019 by Elad Eylat


Tips on finding the right residency program for you

Dr. Amin Azzam shares tips on finding the right residency program for you.So you’ve figured out what kind of doctor you want to be? Congrats! That’s a major milestone worth celebrating. An

Mar 26, 2019 by Amin Azzam

Osmosis News

Mobile App Update - March 2019

Mobile App Update - March 2019The Osmosis Product team has been designing, researching, and developing to improve your mobile Osmosis experience, and we’re excited to share these product updates

Mar 8, 2019 by Heidi Hildebrandt


How I Studied for the Shelf Exams and Survived Clinical Year

To be fair, I offer no magic answers. The clinical year is challenging, both academically and emotionally. You don’t always have time for the gym or watching the latest episode of GoT, and even

Feb 21, 2019 by Claire Donnelley


How I'm Managing Medical School with OCD

Medical school is hard, but I’m sure you know this already. What they don’t tell you though, is that many medical students experience high amounts of stress – and this stress carries

Feb 21, 2019 by Jason Lundy

Study Tips

Ace the USMLE Step 1 or COMLEX-USA Level 1 with the Osmosis Study Schedule

Right now many medical students are thinking about the USMLE® Step 1 and/or COMLEX-USA® Level 1 and how to best use their dedicated study time. Osmosis is here to make your life as a medical

Feb 21, 2019 by Osmosis Team