Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
USMLE and Canadian Exams
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

USMLE and Canadian Exams

10,608

Published on

The USMLE and Canadian Exams cover by Dr. Ali Alali, part of KuMSA and KMS's 1st Careers Day

The USMLE and Canadian Exams cover by Dr. Ali Alali, part of KuMSA and KMS's 1st Careers Day

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
10 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
10,608
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
152
Comments
0
Likes
10
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. USMLE &amp; Canadian Exam<br />Dr. Ali Alali<br />
  • 2. Overview<br />USMLE vs. Canadian Exam ?<br />When to apply ? <br />Where to study from ?<br />
  • 3. USMLE<br />USMLE step 1<br />USMLE step 2<br /><ul><li>Clinical knowledge (CK)
  • 4. Clinical Skills (CS)</li></ul>USMLE step 3<br />
  • 5. USMLE Step 1<br />Basic science<br />Computer-based , one day exam<br />Every week at Amideast<br />7 blocks, one hour each<br />One hour break<br />46 questions in each block<br />
  • 6. USMLE step 2 CK<br />Clinical Knowledge<br />Computer-based, one day exam<br />Every week at Amideast<br />8 blocks, one hour each<br />One hour break<br />46 questions in each block<br />
  • 7.
  • 8. USMLE step 2 CS<br />Clinical Skills<br />Standardized Patients<br />History, physical exam, counseling= 15 mins<br />Notes, differential, investigations=10 mins<br />8 hour exam, 12 stations<br />Only done in the USA<br />Centers: Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, LA, Philadelphia<br />
  • 9. At the test center<br />Be early<br />Bring your passport<br />Candidate Identification Number (CIN)<br />Food and water !<br />
  • 10. Canadian Exam<br />Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Exam (MCCEE)<br />NO need to do MCCQE<br /><ul><li>Medical Council of Canada Qualification Exam</li></ul>Similar to USMLE step 2 CK<br />
  • 11. MCCEE<br />Clinical Knowledge<br />Computer-based, 4 hour exam<br />NO breaks<br />175 questions<br />MCQ<br />Done every other month at Amideast<br />
  • 12. When to apply?<br />USMLE Step 1<br />USMLE step 2 and MCCEE<br />
  • 13. Study Material<br />
  • 14. USMLE step 1<br />First Aid for the USMLE step 1<br />Med Essentials for step 1<br />USMLE World (website)<br />Kaplan practice questions (website)<br />
  • 15. MCCEE &amp; Step 2 CK<br />First Aid for the USMLE step 2 CK<br />USMLE Step 2 Secrets<br />USMLE World (website)<br />Canada q bank (website)<br />
  • 16. USMLE Step 2 CS<br />First Aid for the USMLE step 2 CS<br />Practice, practice, practice !<br />
  • 17. Other Sources<br />Toronto Notes<br />Step-up series<br />Board Review series<br />Road Map Series<br /><ul><li>NBME test
  • 18. Rapid Review Series
  • 19. Kaplan Courses</li></li></ul><li>Useful Links<br />usmle.org<br />Ecfmg.org<br />mcc.ca<br />
  • 20. Advice<br />Try to get BOTH exams<br />Score DOES matter<br />Start preparing as soon as possible<br />Acing the exams is easier than you think!<br />

×