Effective Learning

Feb
18
Find your atlas

Find your atlas

Which sounds easier to you? β€œI’m going to read about infective endocarditis in the Oxford Handbook, then Kumar and
3 min read
Jan
31
How To Use Metacognition to Learn Better In Medical School

How To Use Metacognition to Learn Better In Medical School

Metacognition is a strategy that can improve your learning in medical school. Metacognition means above cognition. In other words, metacognition
5 min read
Jan
11
Go From Procrastination to Studying

Go From Procrastination to Studying

I've been procrastinating on my studies recently, thanks to the coronavirus situation. Uncertainties about medical school and exams made my
7 min read
Jan
04
How to Make Online Classes Bearable

How to Make Online Classes Bearable

Looking at your screen to learn medicine sucks. I did not go into medical school to watch lectures at 2x
4 min read
Dec
20
The power of active recall

The power of active recall

You can learn faster and remember more of what you learn by changing how you learn. I'll walk you through
4 min read
Dec
13
Spaced Repetition: The Trick To Remembering Everything

Spaced Repetition: The Trick To Remembering Everything

Common learning techniques such as re-reading, highlighting, cramming and note-taking are ineffective. So what does work? Spaced repetition is an
4 min read
Dec
06
Make Learning a Game -  A Beginner's Guide to Anki

Make Learning a Game - A Beginner's Guide to Anki

Research proves standard studying practices like lectures, re-reading, highlighting ineffective. They're boring and frustrates students daily. So what does work?
11 min read
Nov
26
3 Ideas to Learn Better

3 Ideas to Learn Better

It's 4 in the morning. I Β downed a cup of instant coffee, reached for my Biology notes and started to
3 min read