InsideTheBoards Study Smarter Podcast: Question Reviews for the USMLE, COMLEX, and Medical School
Don’t Hesitate, Intubate! | Pulmonology Part 2 | 2019 Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1

Don’t Hesitate, Intubate! | Pulmonology Part 2 | 2019 Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1

June 19, 2019

Nearing the end of your dedicated prep time? We've got a super high yield episode for you. This episode is part 2 of our pulmonary review for the 2019 Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1. Featuring ITB's own Stewart Bryant and our guest from MedSchoolTutors, Dr. Eli Freiman, an emergency medicine physician (and returning guest). 

ITB Audio Qbank and iOS Beta App

The Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app has both free and premium features and is available on both Android and iOS

To get started, first, create a Boardsinsider Account on our website insidetheboards.com

Free Features 

  1. All of our podcasts in one place organized into playlists for easy studying (also with less ads and exclusive content) 
  2. Mindfulness meditations designed specifically for medical students 
  3. A monthly offering of high yield content (questions dissections, audio qbank samples) available only on our mobile app. 

Premium Features

Subscribe to an ITB premium account and get additional features 

  1. Access to 500+ audio optimized board style practice questions in our Audio Qbank. The Step 1 version is powered by Exam Circle and the Step 2 Version is powered by OnlineMedEd. New questions added each month. 
  2. High Yield Pharmacology (powered by Lecturio) with 100 of the top pharm questions you need to know for both Step 1 and Step 2 
  3. Audio Flashcards (coming soon) 

Our audio qbank is THE PERFECT companion for studying for the boards on the go. And we're adding content and improving it all the time.  

Learn more about the Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app here

Legal Stuff and Credits

InsideTheBoards is not affiliated with the NBME, USMLE, COMLEX, NBOME or any professional licensing body. InsideTheBoards fully adheres to the policies on irregular conduct outlined by the aforementioned credentialing bodies.

Music: Cover of "Thank You" by Alanis Morisette by Mark Mikina. Listen to the full track on YouTube.  

Special thanks to Ike Potter, producer of ITB's Study Smarter Podcast for making this show possible.
Do You Even Cardio, Bro? | Cardiology Part 3 with Dr. Amreet Sidhu, aka Brosencephalon | 2019 Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1

Do You Even Cardio, Bro? | Cardiology Part 3 with Dr. Amreet Sidhu, aka Brosencephalon | 2019 Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1

May 19, 2019

We've got a smorgasbord of high yield USMLE/COMLEX style practice dissections in part 3 of our Cardiology review for the 2019 ITB Study Smarter Series featuring our own Patrick C. Beeman and Amreet Sidhu, aka THE Brosencephalon! This episode also features examples from our new audio Qbank as well as content from ITB's Greg Rodden and Stewart Bryant. 

ITB Audio Qbank and iOS Beta App

The Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app has both free and premium features and is available on both Android and iOS

To get started, first, create a Boardsinsider Account on our website insidetheboards.com

Free Features 

  1. All of our podcasts in one place organized into playlists for easy studying (also with less ads and exclusive content) 
  2. Mindfulness meditations designed specifically for medical students 
  3. A monthly offering of high yield content (questions dissections, audio qbank samples) available only on our mobile app. 

Premium Features

Subscribe to an ITB premium account and get additional features 

  1. Access to 500+ audio optimized board style practice questions in our Audio Qbank. The Step 1 version is powered by Exam Circle and the Step 2 Version is powered by OnlineMedEd. New questions added each month. 
  2. High Yield Pharmacology (powered by Lecturio) with 100 of the top pharm questions you need to know for both Step 1 and Step 2 
  3. Audio Flashcards (coming soon) 

Our audio qbank is THE PERFECT companion for studying for the boards on the go. And we're adding content and improving it all the time.  

Learn more about the Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app here

Legal Stuff and Credits

InsideTheBoards is not affiliated with the NBME, USMLE, COMLEX, NBOME or any professional licensing body. InsideTheBoards fully adheres to the policies on irregular conduct outlined by the aforementioned credentialing bodies.

Music: "King Jeff and His Apprentice Bart". DJ Beezo, aka Augustine Beeman (used with permission). Follow the artist at https://soundcloud.com/dj-beezo

Special thanks to Ike Potter, producer of ITB's Study Smarter Podcast for making this show possible.
Microbiology Part 2 | Study Smarter Series for USMLE Step 1 2019

Microbiology Part 2 | Study Smarter Series for USMLE Step 1 2019

April 20, 2019

Here's our second episode following up on Microbiology for the 2019 Study Smarter Series. These high yield question dissections will definitely help you during your dedicated prep time. Today, we take a deep dive into a couple of bugs, as well as some good drugs, that will without doubt show up on test day.

ITB Has More Podcasts to Help You Learn 

Check out bit.ly/ITBpodcasts to see them all. Our newest is Physiology by Physeo (An InsideTheBoards Podcast) hosted by our own Greg Rodden. It'll be live on Apple Podcasts soon or, for cross platform, it's available now on Podbean. It's focused on high-yield, physiology for first and second year medical students, especially those studying for their USMLE Step 1 or COMLEX Level 1 Exam. Subscribe to it now! 

ITB Audio Qbank and iOS Beta App

The Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app has both free and premium features and is available on both Android and iOS

To get started, first, create a Boardsinsider Account on our website insidetheboards.com

Free Features 

  1. All of our podcasts in one place organized into playlists for easy studying (also with less ads and exclusive content) 
  2. Mindfulness meditations designed specifically for medical students 
  3. A monthly offering of high yield content (questions dissections, audio qbank samples) available only on our mobile app. 

Premium Features

Subscribe to an ITB premium account and get additional features 

  1. Access to 500+ audio optimized board style practice questions in our Audio Qbank. The Step 1 version is powered by Exam Circle and the Step 2 Version is powered by OnlineMedEd. New questions added each month. 
  2. High Yield Pharmacology (powered by Lecturio) with 100 of the top pharm questions you need to know for both Step 1 and Step 2 
  3. Audio Flashcards (coming soon) 

Our audio qbank is THE PERFECT companion for studying for the boards on the go. And we're adding content and improving it all the time.  

Learn more about the Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app here

Podcast Producer

Special thanks to Cameron Hadley for making this episode possible.

Legal Stuff

Question content thanks to Exam Circle, our partner for the Step 1 version of our All-Audio Qbank. Go to examcircle.com to learn more about their free, high yield question bank. 

InsideTheBoards is not affiliated with the NBME, USMLE, COMLEX, NBOME or any professional licensing body. InsideTheBoards fully adheres to the policies on irregular conduct outlined by the aforementioned credentialing bodies.

 

 
 
Hematology Part 2 | Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 2: Internal Medicine

Hematology Part 2 | Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 2: Internal Medicine

March 28, 2019

Break out your microscopes, it’s time for another hematology question dissection in this newest episode with Patrick and Stewart. Thanks to OnlineMedEd for this episode’s content.

ITB Has More Podcasts to Help You Learn 

Check out bit.ly/ITBpodcasts to see them all. Our newest is The Medical Mnemonist (An InsideTheBoards Podcast), hosted by our own Chase DiMarco. Check it out on Apple Podcasts or, for cross platform, on Podbean. It's focused on high-yield, accelerated learning and memory techniques. We promise you'll love it. 

ITB Audio Qbank and iOS Beta App

The Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app has both free and premium features and is available on both Android and iOS

To get started, first, create a Boardsinsider Account on our website insidetheboards.com

Free Features 

  1. All of our podcasts in one place organized into playlists for easy studying (also with less ads and exclusive content) 
  2. Mindfulness meditations designed specifically for medical students 
  3. A monthly offering of high yield content (questions dissections, audio qbank samples) available only on our mobile app. 

Premium Features

Subscribe to an ITB premium account and get additional features 

  1. Access to 500+ audio optimized board style practice questions in our Audio Qbank. The Step 1 version is powered by Exam Circle and the Step 2 Version is powered by OnlineMedEd. New questions added each month. 
  2. High Yield Pharmacology (powered by Lecturio) with 100 of the top pharm questions you need to know for both Step 1 and Step 2 
  3. Audio Flashcards (coming soon) 

Our audio qbank is THE PERFECT companion for studying for the boards on the go. And we're adding content and improving it all the time.  

Learn more about the Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app here

Legal Stuff

InsideTheBoards is not affiliated with the NBME, USMLE, COMLEX, NBOME or any professional licensing body. InsideTheBoards fully adheres to the policies on irregular conduct outlined by the aforementioned credentialing bodies.

Music: "King Jeff and His Apprentice Bart". DJ Beezo, aka Augustine Beeman (used with permission). Follow the artist at https://soundcloud.com/dj-beezo

Immunology: The Lost Episode | 2018 Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1

Immunology: The Lost Episode | 2018 Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1

January 31, 2019

We found this immuno episode hidden deep in our unpublished archives (i.e. our Google drive is very disorganized, and we finally took the time to correct that...). You can check out the companion immunology episode from our 2017 series (with accompanying slide show) on our YouTube channel. Just click this link

ITB Has More Podcasts to Help You Learn 

Check out bit.ly/ITBpodcasts to see them all. Our newest is The Medical Mnemonist (An InsideTheBoards Podcast), hosted by our own Chase DiMarco. Check it out on Apple Podcasts or, for cross platform, on Podbean. It's focused on high-yield, accelerated learning and memory techniques. We promise you'll love it. 

ITB Audio Qbank and iOS Beta App

The Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app has both free and premium features and is available on both Android and iOS

To get started, first, create a Boardsinsider Account on our website insidetheboards.com

Free Features 

  1. All of our podcasts in one place organized into playlists for easy studying (also with less ads and exclusive content) 
  2. Mindfulness meditations designed specifically for medical students 
  3. A monthly offering of high yield content (questions dissections, audio qbank samples) available only on our mobile app. 

Premium Features

Subscribe to an ITB premium account and get additional features 

  1. Access to 500+ audio optimized board style practice questions in our Audio Qbank. The Step 1 version is powered by Exam Circle and the Step 2 Version is powered by OnlineMedEd. New questions added each month. 
  2. High Yield Pharmacology (powered by Lecturio) with 100 of the top pharm questions you need to know for both Step 1 and Step 2 
  3. Audio Flashcards (coming soon) 

Our audio qbank is THE PERFECT companion for studying for the boards on the go. And we're adding content and improving it all the time.  

Learn more about the Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app here

Legal Stuff

Content courtesy of Osmosis. Original version may be found at the appropriate topic heading at https://open.osmosis.org/topics

InsideTheBoards is not affiliated with the NBME, USMLE, COMLEX, NBOME or any professional licensing body. InsideTheBoards fully adheres to the policies on irregular conduct outlined by the aforementioned credentialing bodies.

 

Psychiatry with Taylor Brana –  On the Happy Doc’s Couch for Some USMLE Therapy (plus Kaplan Test Prep Minute: Why are Question Stems so Long?)  | 2017 Study Smarter Series [Archive]

Psychiatry with Taylor Brana – On the Happy Doc’s Couch for Some USMLE Therapy (plus Kaplan Test Prep Minute: Why are Question Stems so Long?) | 2017 Study Smarter Series [Archive]

June 8, 2018

InsideTheBoards Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1

This is a best-off episode of the ITB podcast featuring Elizabeth's conversation with friend of ITB and psych resident, Taylor Brana of The Happy Doc. They're breaking down some high-yield psychiatry questions. 

Kaplan Test Prep Minute

Have you ever asked yourself, why are test-questions so long? In today's Kaplan Test Prep minute with Dr. Chris Cimino, Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Kaplan Medical, we discuss how the examination question writers determine the length of a question vignette. 

ITB listeners can take up to 40% off any Kaplan Medical product (when combined with an American Medical Association membership discount) by going to kaptest.com and using the offer code "ITB15" to take advantage of this offer. 

ITB Audio Qbank and iOS Beta App

The Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app has both free and premium features and is available on both Android and iOS

To get started, first, create a Boardsinsider Account on our website insidetheboards.com

Free Features 

  1. All of our podcasts in one place organized into playlists for easy studying (also with less ads and exclusive content) 
  2. Mindfulness meditations designed specifically for medical students 
  3. A monthly offering of high yield content (questions dissections, audio qbank samples) available only on our mobile app. 

Premium Features

Subscribe to an ITB premium account and get additional features 

  1. Access to 500+ audio optimized board style practice questions in our Audio Qbank. The Step 1 version is powered by Exam Circle and the Step 2 Version is powered by OnlineMedEd. New questions added each month. 
  2. High Yield Pharmacology (powered by Lecturio) with 100 of the top pharm questions you need to know for both Step 1 and Step 2 
  3. Audio Flashcards (coming soon) 

Our audio qbank is THE PERFECT companion for studying for the boards on the go. And we're adding content and improving it all the time.  

Learn more about the Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app here

Legal Stuff

Music: "The Last Garrison" off The Mindsweeo by Enter Shikari (used with permission).

Content courtesy of Osmosis. Original version may be found at the appropriate topic heading at https://open.osmosis.org/topics

InsideTheBoards is not affiliated with the NBME, USMLE, COMLEX, NBOME or any professional licensing body. InsideTheBoards fully adheres to the policies on irregular conduct outlined by the aforementioned credentialing bodies.

Psych Part 2 – On the Couch, Studying (plus Kaplan Test Prep Minute: Is this Going to Be on The Test?)  | 2018 Study Smarter Series Episode 12

Psych Part 2 – On the Couch, Studying (plus Kaplan Test Prep Minute: Is this Going to Be on The Test?) | 2018 Study Smarter Series Episode 12

June 7, 2018

InsideTheBoards Study Smarter Series for the USMLE Step 1 and COMLEX Level 1

This is Part 2 of our high-yield psych episode for the 2018 series. Alex Iacono and Elizabeth Beeman dissect some questions courtesy of our friends at Osmosis.  

Kaplan Test Prep Minute

Find out how the examination bodies decide what should be included in an exam!  In today's Kaplan Test Prep minute with Dr. Chris Cimino, Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Kaplan Medical, we discuss the eternal question: "Will this be on the test?" 

ITB listeners can take up to 40% off any Kaplan Medical product (when combined with an American Medical Association membership discount) by going to kaptest.com and using the offer code "ITB15" to take advantage of this offer. 

ITB Audio Qbank and iOS Beta App

The Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app has both free and premium features and is available on both Android and iOS

To get started, first, create a Boardsinsider Account on our website insidetheboards.com

Free Features 

  1. All of our podcasts in one place organized into playlists for easy studying (also with less ads and exclusive content) 
  2. Mindfulness meditations designed specifically for medical students 
  3. A monthly offering of high yield content (questions dissections, audio qbank samples) available only on our mobile app. 

Premium Features

Subscribe to an ITB premium account and get additional features 

  1. Access to 500+ audio optimized board style practice questions in our Audio Qbank. The Step 1 version is powered by Exam Circle and the Step 2 Version is powered by OnlineMedEd. New questions added each month. 
  2. High Yield Pharmacology (powered by Lecturio) with 100 of the top pharm questions you need to know for both Step 1 and Step 2 
  3. Audio Flashcards (coming soon) 

Our audio qbank is THE PERFECT companion for studying for the boards on the go. And we're adding content and improving it all the time.  

Learn more about the Audio Qbank by InsideTheBoards mobile app here

Legal Stuff

Music: "Live Outside" off The Spark by Enter Shikari (used with permission).

Content courtesy of Osmosis. Original version may be found at the appropriate topic heading at https://open.osmosis.org/topics

InsideTheBoards is not affiliated with the NBME, USMLE, COMLEX, NBOME or any professional licensing body. InsideTheBoards fully adheres to the policies on irregular conduct outlined by the aforementioned credentialing bodies.