Mental Prep for Step 2021

Wednesday, March 4

  • Kick off Session 8am – Hear from Dr. Justin Barterian about what small group workshops will look like.
  • Student Panel 9am – A panel of third and fourth year students share their USMLE Step 1 study experience.

Friday, March 5

  • Plan Review Day 10am-12pm – Drop into this zoom to discuss your Step 1 student plan with an AOA Member or Student Life Staff Member

Friday, April 2

  • NBME Drop In Day 12pm-4pm – Drop in to chat with a faculty tutor or staff member for support with anxiety, plan optimization, or just to talk!
    • To sign up for a slot:
      • 1 – Finish your NBMA
      • 2 – Screen shot/save your results
      • 3 – Call 614-685-3066 or email, she will ask for your phone number and then set up a 20 minute call with a faculty tutor or staff member
      • 4 – The faculty tutor or staff member will call you at that designated time

Weekly Mental Health Group Sessions

  • Dr. Barterian, a psychologist within the Office of Student Life, will be hosting 6-week sessions for second years focused on a variety of topics relating to STEP1. Students will meet in groups of 6-8 to share their personal experience while learning from their peers and Dr. Barterian critical strategies for success. Information on sessions online.