Author Archives

Archive of the posts written by author: FMS Team.
Jul
18

The AAFP National Conference

Should you spend $130 to virtually attend this year’s AAFP National Conference? It depends on who you are.

Jun
20

Interview: Dr. Eicher

Our interview with Dr. Eicher about applying to residency, from choosing the right programs, interviewing and how programs responded to DO-specific questions,

Jun
7

Interviewing for Residency Virtually?

Nervous about #Match2021? Here are some tips from new interns who Matched in 2020, with advice for those new video interviews.

Jun
1

Third Year Recommended Resources

Resources for Third Year

The original purpose of FMstudent.com was to provide advice and recommendations to newly minted third year students on how to thrive in their first clinical year. Our founders are coming up on the end of intern year, however FMStudent will stay focused on the final two years…

Mar
12

SOAP 2017 and You

ACGME SOAP 2017

Tomorrow is the start of Match Week 2017. Across the country fourth years will be anxiously awaiting an email stating either “Congratulations You Matched” or… not. Today, those same medical students are quietly freaking out. That’s okay, and it’s normal. But my mother…

Jul
1

The Future of MedEd?

FMS interviews OnlineMedEd.org

Before we delve into the Future of MedEd, see my original review of OnlineMedEd’s free videos here: Resource Review, the first part of this series where I interview Jamie & Dustyn about their philosophy, part two where we discuss why their videos work for students and part…

Jun
24

How to Use OnlineMedEd to Succeed

FMS interviews OnlineMedEd.org

See my original review of OnlineMedEd’s free videos here: Resource Review, the first part of this series where I interview Jamie & Dustyn about their philosophy and part two where we discuss why their videos work for students. How to Use OnlineMedEd Although all the videos…

Jun
17

Why Do OnlineMedEd’s Free Clinical Education Videos Work?

FMS interviews OnlineMedEd.org

See my original review of OnlineMedEd’s free clinical education videos here: Resource Review and the first part of this series, interviewing Jamie & Dustyn about their philosophy. Why Do Free Clinical Education Videos Work? In some other Q&As I’ve read that Dustyn gives OnlineMedEd access to students…

Jun
10

The Philosophy Behind OnlineMedEd’s Free Videos

FMS Interviews the Folks Behind OnlineMedEd.org

To celebrate summer we’re doing a short series of posts interviewing Jamie and Dustyn, the creative awesomeness behind OnlineMedEd’s free videos. Pixie especially really loves the services they provide (both the great wealth of free videos and the additional paid services) and wanted…

May
6

Joining Family Medicine via the Scramble

Holly's Scramble

The AOA Scramble Overview Back in February, Pixie wrote an article about the osteopathic options post-Match, and discussed whether those who found themselves un-Matched should consider pursuing Family Medicine. Afterwards, we reached out to a few fourth year students who experienced the scramble themselves, and Holly was…