The lecture that never got to be

Last fall, I was asked to give a talk at a meeting of program directors. The topic? How to make the Match process work better for students and programs. And you’d better believe, I was excited to do it. And then, COVID-19 hit… and the meeting was cancelled. But if you think a viral pandemic […]

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#USMLEPassFail: A brave new day

Well, it happened. Beginning as soon as 2022, USMLE Step 1 scores will be reported pass/fail. I’m shocked. Starting around two weeks ago, I began hearing rumors from some well-connected people that this might happen… but I still didn’t believe it. I was wrong. The response thus far has been enormous – I haven’t been […]

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