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5 Cool Things To Do While Attending Your Live Class in Dallas

As you gear up for your seven-week Dallas stay, here’s a list of 5 cool things to do besides study for the United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE®). Check out the beautiful Texan view at Reunion Tower Credit: shutterstock.com One of the best views in town! The Reunion Tower Observation...


Get to Know Your USMLE® Step 2 CK Faculty: Dr. Jamil ElFarra

Continuing our interview series with Becker faculty members, join our conversation with our USMLE® Step 2 CK instructor, Dr. Jamil ElFarra! Dr. Jamil ElFarra is a Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist at the Norton Health Group in Louisville, Kentucky. He has over 12 years of experience teaching...


Faces of Becker: A Photo Series Highlighting the Humanity of Nurses

Faces of Becker is a series of photos highlighting the humanity of healthcare. Each photo shares the real story of a nurse who is inspired to help others everyday! We featured these stories on our Becker NCLEX-RN® Facebook page to encourage our nursing students and also to show the world that...


Faces of Becker: A Photo Series Highlighting the Humanity of Doctors and Medical Students

Faces of Becker is a series of photos highlighting the humanity of the medical field. Each photo shares the real story of a medical student or doctor who is inspired to help others everyday. We featured these stories on our Becker USMLE® Facebook page to encourage our medical students and also to...


5 Reasons to Enroll in the Becker USMLE® Step 1 Live Review in Dallas

Preparing for the USMLE® is a major part of being a medical student. There are countless review options and we know that it can be tough to choose the perfect review course to complement your learning style without stressing your pockets. Let’s make this decision easy for you! Here are...


Get to Know Your USMLE® Step 1 Faculty: Dr. Maria Pino

Dr. Maria Pino is Becker’s USMLE® Step 1 Pharmacology instructor and assists with authoring test questions and explanations for QMD: Advanced Question Bank. An Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Adjunct Clinical Professor of Pharmacy in New York, Dr. Pino received a PhD in Pharmacology, MS...


Get to Know Your USMLE® Step 1 Becker Faculty: Dr. Craig Goodmurphy

Dr. Craig Goodmurphy, PhD, is a passionate “Anatomy Guy.” He has been preparing medical professionals for success for over 20 years and has earned numerous teaching awards recognizing his talent. He believes in forging a collaborative and dynamic relationship between teacher and student that...


Get to Know Your USMLE® Step 1 Becker Faculty: Dr. Philip Tisdall

As you prepare for the USMLE® exam, it’s important that your review instructors are experienced and knowledgeable in their subjects, with the ability to connect what you’ve learned in medical school to real-life clinical understanding. Becker’s faculty provides test-taking strategies for the...


Get to Know Your USMLE® Step 1 Becker Faculty: Dr. Mary Ruebush

Preparing for the USMLE exam is an essential part of your medical education process. The Becker faculty is a core benefit of our USMLE Review courses. Our experienced lecturers have knowledge of the exam and a clear understanding of how your results impact your career in medicine. They are committed...


How Becker's Review Courses Helped a Medical Student Match Successfully

In the midst of Match Week, many students are celebrating their match or reassessing the factors that made then unsuccessful in obtaining a position. If you are currently preparing for the USMLE® exam or residency interview, you’re considering how you can be an appealing option for your top...


CPA Exam Day Tips for Success

It’s no secret that preparing for the CPA Exam can be intense. Here are a few final tips for CPA candidates straight from our Becker experts.Read more


Celebrating Black History in Medicine

Black History Month is a celebration recognizing the central roles of blacks in US history. Throughout February, Becker shared the stories of black doctors and nurses who have changed the course of medicine through their inventions and firsts. In case you missed our posts on their stories, here is a...


Meet the Faculty: Dr. Charles Faselis Prepares Students for the USMLE® Step 2 CK and CS Exams

In order to prepare medical students for success on the USMLE® exams, Becker Professional Education relies on our knowledgeable and diverse team of faculty. If you’re studying for the USMLE® Step 2 CK or CS exams, you should know Dr. Charles Faselis. Dr. Charles Faselis is Becker Professional...


Dr. Mary Ruebush Discusses The Importance Of Learning From A Teacher

Throughout medical school, you’ve spent countless hours studying from textbooks and memorizing facts. Recalling facts from a textbook does not fully prepare you for life as a doctor. However, a live teacher is readily able to explain why you should care and which information will be genuinely...


How to Make the Medical Residency Matching Algorithm Work Best For You

While preparing for your Residency Match Day begins with the USMLE® exams, it is also important to understand how to rank order the right medical residency programs for you. With help from the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), we’ll explain exactly how the matching algorithm works and...


Dr. Steven Daugherty Reveals 10 Steps to Think Through a USMLE Question Like a Clinician

In order to excel in the USMLE exam, students must Think Like a Doctor and apply clinical thinking to each exam question. Becker faculty Dr. Steven R. Daugherty understands the underlying logic of the USMLE exam and is devoted to ensuring students’ success on test day. Through his personal...


How to Build a Study Plan Around the Results of Your Diagnostic and Simulated Exams

You’ve received the results of your diagnostic exam… Now what?! Becker faculty, Dr. Steven R. Daugherty, has provided personal recommendations to students who aren’t sure how to build a study plan after receiving the results of their diagnostic and simulated exams. In this video, Dr....


USMLE® Step 1 Live Online Review

Your USMLE® Step 1 exam performance is key to your success in a residency program; it’s essential to get the best preparation you can. Our USMLE Step 1 Live Online review gives you the structure of a live online classroom with the flexibility to study and learn from anywhere in the world....


2017 CPA Salary Guide

Are you considering a career in accounting and finance? Exploring multiple job offers and not confident with salary standards? In this refreshed salary guide from Robert Half you can find all the information you need to answer your questions about finance salaries. Have more questions? Check out...


USMLE® Step 1 Live Review

Our seven-week Intensive Review Course includes over 275 hours of live lectures covering all core Basic Sciences contained in the USMLE® Step 1 Exam. Best of all, you get immediate one-on-one feedback from Becker’s nationally recognized medical faculty and an opportunity to interact with and...