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All Access: Med School Admissions

Applying to medical school can be a very complex and confusing process! All Access: Med School Admissions by Christian Essman, Senior Director of Admissions & Financial Aid at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio, brings listeners into informative and entertaining conversations between admissions colleagues from medical schools across the US. Christian and his guests try to bring transparency to the medical school application process and help prospective applicants put themselves in the best position to be a competitive applicant. More info at: https://case.edu/medicine/admissions-programs/md-programs/podcast-all-access-med-school-admissions

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Recent Episodes of All Access: Med School Admissions


Episode 71: University of Michigan Medical School Updates

Episode 71: University of Michigan Medical School Updates

In this enlightening episode, I sit down with the recently appointed, dynamic Associate Dean for Admissions at the University of Michigan Medical School, Dr. Deborah Berman. Dr. Berman offers an in-depth look into the significant curricular updates, wellness initiatives, and the evolving admissions landscape at one of the premier medical schools in the United States.

Our conversation begins with a deep dive into the curricular updates that are setting new standards for medical education. Beyond the curriculum, we explore the comprehensive wellness initiatives that underscore the University of Michigan Medical School's commitment to student well-being...

Episode 71 4 February 2024 45m and 45s


AAMC Prospective Applicant Resources

AAMC Prospective Applicant Resources

Welcome to this special episode where we delve into the treasure trove of resources available for prospective medical school applicants. Today, we're joined by Tami Levin, MA, the Director of Premed and Applicant Resources at the AAMC, and Laura Fletcher, PhD, a senior research analyst in the Admissions & Selection Research and Development team at the AAMC.

In our conversation, they will highlight invaluable tools and guides like the Premed Competencies, the Anatomy of An Applicant Guide, the 2023 AMCAS Workbook, and the Medical School Application Guide. They'll also discuss the MSAR® online database, a vital resource for comparing U...

Episode 70 5 January 2024 53m and 31s


Episode 69: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Episode 69: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Dr. Roopal Kundu, Associate Dean for Admissions, highlights the unique curricular features and educational philosophy at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, shedding light on their innovative approaches to medical education. From fostering curiosity and inquiry to promoting equity through group and problem-based learning, Dr. Kundu explores how Northwestern's curriculum is shaping the physicians of tomorrow.

In addition to the curriculum, Dr. Kundu provides valuable insights into the admissions process at Feinberg, offering guidance and advice for aspiring medical students. Whether you're considering Northwestern as your medical school or are simply passionate about medical education, t...

Episode 69 14 October 2023 1h, 18m and 25s


Bonus Episode: Listener Event Announcement!

Bonus Episode: Listener Event Announcement!

Join us for an exclusive Zoom event featuring Christian Essman, the host of "All Access: Med School Admissions." Are you an aspiring medical student with burning questions about the admissions process? Look no further! This is your chance to spend an engaging evening with Christian Essman and have all your inquiries answered.

During this virtual gathering, Christian Essman will share his knowledge and expertise on the intricate world of medical school admissions. As a seasoned professional in the field, he has guided countless students through the challenging journey of getting into medical school. With his wealth of...

Episode 5 June 2023 3m and 28s


Episode 67: UMass Chan Medical School

Episode 67: UMass Chan Medical School

I had the pleasure of speaking with Dr. Tracy Kedian, the Associate Dean for Admissions, at the UMass Chan Medical School in Worcester, MA. Dr. Kedian sheds light on the unique aspects of UMass Chan's curriculum, known as VISTA. This innovative curriculum fosters curiosity, inquiry, and equity through group and problem-based learning, along with extensive use of medical simulation. One exciting feature of UMass Chan is its commitment to serving underserved populations. With a focus on health disparities and public and community health, the school offers two distinct tracks with its regional campuses - the Population-based Urban a...

Episode 67 31 May 2023 1h, 19m and 17s


U. of Texas - San Antonio Long School of Medicine

U. of Texas - San Antonio Long School of Medicine

Dr. Judianne Kellaway, the Associate Dean for Admissions & Outreach, at the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at University of Texas Health San Antonio joins me for a entertaining and wonderfully informative conversation. Dr. Kellaway takes us through the highlights and unique aspects of their CIRCLE curriculum including, professional identity formation, wellness programming, ultrasound curriculum, and more! She also discusses their admissions process in the TMDSAS (Texas Medical & Dental Schools Application Service), what they value in applicants and how they use the CASPer situational judgment test and Standardized-One-Way-Video for interviewees.

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Episode 66 16 March 2023 1h, 19m and 33s


Episode 65: Rutgers University Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Episode 65: Rutgers University Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

The Assistant Dean of Medical Education and Admissions, Dr. Liesel Copeland, joins me to discuss the curricular highlights and admissions process at Rutgers University Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. In 2021, the medical school launched the 5 C’s Curriculum: Curiosity, Critical Thinking, Clinical Skills, Competence and Compassion which we talk about during our conversation. We also discuss their admissions process and how and why they use situational judgment tests like CASPer and the AAMC’s PREview assessment.

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Episode 65 8 March 2023 1h, 18m and 49s


Catching Up with Dr. Lina Mehta on Admissions-related Topics

Catching Up with Dr. Lina Mehta on Admissions-related Topics

I sat down with Dr. Lina Mehta, Associate Dean for Admissions at the CWRU School of Medicine to discuss some admissions-related topics. We reflected on the previous application cycle, current topics is admissions, and looking ahead to the next cycle. We think you'll find this episode to be informative and, hopefully, entertaining! 

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Send me your recommendations for future medical schools that you'd like to hear featured! Send it to: allaccess@case.edu   

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Episode 64 28 February 2023 48m and 10s


University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine

University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine

Join me for an informative conversation with the Assistant Dean of Admissions, Dr. Dustin Fulton, from UTHSC.  As one of two public allopathic medical schools in the State of Tennessee, it is a popular destination for many premed students.  The College has a strong commitment to training physicians who plan to go into primary care practice. Throughout the 4-year curriculum, students are exposed to primary care options through preceptors and master clinicians in the first two years and during clerkships, electives and junior internships in the clinical phase of the curriculum. They also have an accelerated 3-year curriculum offers a...

Episode 63 3 January 2023 1h, 24m and 26s


2022-23 Mid-Cycle Check-In

2022-23 Mid-Cycle Check-In

Checking in midway through the 2022-2023 application cycle with updates and tips for current applicants and advice for prospective applicants. 

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Send me your recommendations for future medical schools that you'd like to hear featured! Send it to: allaccess@case.edu   

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RESOURCES

AMCAS 2022-2023 Application Guide

FREE AAMC - Diversifying the Next Genera...

Episode 62 7 November 2022 24m and 24s

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