Study strategies

The Rosh Reveal: Ep1

Published: January 20, 2019  |  Read more

This is Adam Rosh from RoshCast and I want to welcome you to Ep1 of The Reveal where I will take you inside the mind of a test-taker to deconstruct and connect the dots of a board-style question so you can become a better student, transform how you learn, and excel not only on high-stakes […]

The 6 Resources I Used to CRUSH the PANCE

Published: January 18, 2019  |  Read more

I recently found out that I passed my PANCE exam on the first attempt! The main resources I used to prepare were Rosh Review, PANCE Prep Pearls by Dwayne A. Williams, A Comprehensive Review for the Certification and Recertification Examinations for Physician Assistants Sixth Edition by Claire Williams, The Final Step by Brian Wallace, and […]

How to Prepare for the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Certification Exam

Published: January 10, 2019  |  Read more

The following is an interview with Dr. Marjan Ghazi Askar, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine and a pediatric emergency medicine specialist who passed the pediatric emergency medicine certification exam! Q. When did you begin studying?   A. Approximately 6 months before the exam, I started doing low-level […]

Deconstructing Board Review Questions

Published: January 9, 2019  |  Read more

Today I’d like to introduce our new show from RoshCast called The Reveal. The purpose of The Reveal is to get inside the mind of the test taker and understand the thought process in answering difficult board-style questions correctly. In essence, we will identify the clues given to us in a question, connect how they are related, […]

Do I Need to Study for the Alternative PANRE?

Published: December 11, 2018  |  Read more

That depends. If you practice in a primary care setting, such as Internal Medicine or Family Medicine, then you are probably getting exposed to the core medical content that will appear on the PANRE Pilot. According to the NCCPA, “the PANRE Pilot will assess core medical knowledge (the knowledge all PAs should maintain regardless of their […]

My Study Plan for Crushing the PANCE

Published: December 6, 2018  |  Read more

Before I even started to study for the PANCE, I made a detailed, weekly study schedule on Microsoft Word. As my studies progressed, I found this schedule to be incredibly motivating and helpful in staying on track. After making this schedule, I then selected several PANCE study resources to use over the course of my […]

Rock Your Rotation Exam: Schedule For Success!

Published: November 19, 2018  |  Read more

 I am a second year PA student at Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pennsylvania and started the exciting journey through clinical rotations this past June. First up for me was General Surgery, followed by Pediatrics, and now an elective rotation in Emergency Medicine. I will admit, for the first End of Rotation™ Exam (EOR™), I […]

15 Useful Tips to Ace Your ABFM Certification Exam

Published: October 6, 2018  |  Read more

With the ABFM Certification Exam around the corner, here are a few useful tips that may come in handy. The hardest part of this exam is being able to answer the questions based on the “standard” rather than what you do in “your shop”.  Don’t overthink it. Remember, there are no tricks. The woman with […]

15 Useful Tips to Ace Your ABEM Initial Certification Exam

Published: October 5, 2018  |  Read more

With the Initial Certification Exam around the corner, here are a few useful tips that may come in handy. The hardest part of this exam is being able to answer the questions based on the “standard” rather than what you do in “your shop”.  Don’t overthink it. Remember, there are no tricks. The woman who […]

A Few Last Minute Test-Taking Tips for Your ABEM ConCert Exam

Published: September 21, 2018  |  Read more

The hardest part of this exam is being able to answer the questions based on the “standard” rather than what you do in “your shop”.  Don’t overthink. Remember, there are no tricks. The woman who steps off a plane from China with unilateral leg swelling, a cough, and syncope…has a PE, not influenza or some […]

How To Rock Your Clinical Rotations and End of Your Rotation Exams

Published: September 19, 2018  |  Read more

PA school is full of many “firsts” – first day of didactic year, first didactic exam, first standardized patient, and then your first REAL patient on your first clinical rotation. The transition between didactic year and clinical year is a big one. You go from the comfortable academic environment, with the same classmates, hidden behind […]

Mock General Pediatrics Certification Exam and Last Minute Study Tips

Published: September 18, 2018  |  Read more

Rosh Review is not sponsored or endorsed by, or affiliated with, the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP). All trademarks are the property of their respective owners. With the ABP General Pediatrics Certification Exam around the corner, we want to first thank you for choosing Rosh Review for your Qbank. It is a privilege to play […]