Category: Miscellaneous Announcements

USMLE Step 2 CS Updates: Recent Changes to the Step 2 Clinical Skills (CS) Content Description and General Information Booklet

This informative booklet contains important information about the Step 2 CS exam. Recent updates, effective January 2014, include: Expanded language on expectations for interacting with standardized patients in the Description of the Examination section Additional information on scoring in the Scoring the Step 2 CS Examination section New […]

Changes to the USMLE Step 1

By Patrick Sylvester A few months back, I wrote a post outlining some of the changes that were coming in the 2014 edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 (which, by the way, is currently available online and at major retailers). One of our blog followers […]

USMLE Step 1 Updates: Changes in Scoring and DSM-5 Inclusion

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30,000 'Likes' on Facebook!

We’re thrilled you like us! We’re working hard behind the scenes to give you more to like! If you haven’t already, check out the new 2014 edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 1, take a peek at our new Step 1 errata submission process (including a […]

Become a First Aid Author!

The First Aid Team Wants YOU! Do you love to teach, lecture, or tutor? Do you have a background in public speaking, acting, or debate? The First Aid Team is looking for creative, high-yield speakers, teaching assistants, and tutors to join us. If you have a passion for […]

15,000 'Likes' on Facebook!

We’re thrilled you like us! We’re working hard behind the scenes to give you more to like! If you haven’t already, check out the 2013 edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 1, take a peek at our new Step 1 errata submission process (including a list of errata that […]

Dr. Tao Le to Speak at SNMA 2013 AMEC

Dr. Tao Le will give a First Aid for the USMLE Step 1 talk at the Student National Medical Association’s 2013 Annual Medical Education Conference. Date: Friday, March 29, 2013 Time: 10am Place: Galt House, 140 North Fourth Street, Louisville, KY 40202 For more information and to register, visit […]

First Aid does the Harlem Shake

The First Aid/USMLERx team will be shooting a Harlem Shake video at the AMSA Conference in Washington DC. The video will be shot during Dr. Tao Le’s First Aid for the Wards talk this Friday, March 15 at 2pm. The conference will be at the Walter E. Washington […]