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Archive of posts published in the category: News
Sep
15

2017 Match Season Updates

ERAS has Opened

Today is the ACGME opening in ERAS, and that means Match 2017 is in full swing. We will be putting LOTS OF TIPS and info on our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/FamilyMedicineRocks/?fref=FMS) during the Residency Interview & 2017 Match season. We highly recommend you follow us…

Aug
11

AAFP’s Strolling Through the Match

Each year the AAFP releases a lovely PDF of information about the Match specifically for those of us who are applying to Family Medicine. The 2016-2017 version is out now, and you can download it directly here. Be sure to check out their…

Aug
5

For our fellow PGY1s…

FMStudent will not have articles aimed at interns or residents, because it’s built for medical students. However, we will be launching an intern-focused site next year, after surviving our own PGY-1 years. For the interim may I suggest you bookmark in-House, a sister-site to…

Aug
4

2016 Match Day Spotlight on In-Training.org

Match Day Spotlight

Last year, in-Training did a series of spotlight articles on students who successfully Matched. This year, both Farrah and Pixie’s Spotlights were posted, which is awesome! Farrah talks about her path to medicine, how to adapt to the medical classroom, preparing for COMLEX…

Aug
1

Happy Birthday to Us! FMS is One Year Old!

FMS is One Year Old Today!

Happy Birthday FMStudent! Today marks one year since our very first post went live. Was it crazy to launch a website as fourth year medical students? Of course, yet it’s been an amazing year! We’ve had incredible opportunities to review products and interview doctors…

Jul
24

See You at the AAFP National Conference!

AAFP National Conference 2016

If you’re coming to the AAFP National Conference, I’ll see you there. All the Massachusetts programs are having a family med party and you should come! Not sure what conference is about? Check out Shannon’s prior post about the AAFP National Conference for Medical Students…

Jul
11

Happy July! It’s Time for AAFP’s National Conference!

2016 AAFP National Conference!

It’s July again!  And that means something amazing.  AAFP’s National Conference is at the end of the month!  And I get to go back.  I’m giddy with excitement.  I cannot wait to be surrounded by my people again.  I have a scholarship through…

Jul
4

Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th of July from FMS!

Wishing all our readers a safe & happy Independence Day, free of ER visits and firework-mishaps! Stay safe, have fun, enjoy the show. And for those of you on an ER rotation… brace yourself for shenanigans tonight!  

May
22

Have Advice for New Third Years?

Share your Knowledge with the New Third Years!

Share Your Knowledge With FMS! We’re working on a “Third Year Survival Guide” and wanted to reach out to our awesome readers and ask if there’s any advice, tips or recommendations YOU have for the Class of 2018 as they start their clinical years. You…

Apr
26

Our Favorite Posts: A Taste of FMstudent.com

Welcome in-Training.org Visitors! Welcome medical students and family medicine fans! Since you’re new we’d love to tell you about some posts we’re currently working on, and recommend you check out our favorite posts. We hope you enjoy your visit, and encourage you to check us out Twitter and…