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 […]
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 […]
It’s finally time for your family medicine rotation and you could not be more excited. Although you’re not interested in primary care, you just completed your surgery rotation and are in desperate in need of sleep. A month of outpatient nine to five clinic visits doing well-child visits and reassuring patients that they don’t need antibiotics to treat a viral cold sounds like a piece of cake.
At the end of 2016, I had a PA student reach out to me after having failed her PANCE four times. The fifth time she took the PANCE, she crushed it and easily passed. These are the techniques we employed for her that you can use to prepare for your exam.
As we mentioned at the end of episode 38, this won’t be a regular old RoshCast. Instead of our regularly scheduled content, we put together an interview with Dr. Adam Rosh – the namesake of the Rosh Review, former program director, and most importantly an emergency physician who has dedicated the last 20 years of his life to education. This episode provides a gold mine of actionable information, tools, strategies, and tactics that you can use not only for your upcoming Shelf exam, In-Training exam, or ABEM Certification exam, but any high stakes endeavor.