As an individual who has spent the last 24 years of my life in school, I am all too familiar with the stress and anxiety that comes with every exam. I have also felt the satisfaction, pride, and confidence that comes from earning a top score on an important test, and the frustration and dismay that follows a disappointing grade. When I began tutoring Biology and Chemistry in college, I discovered that helping someone else achieve his or her academic goals was even more rewarding than performi... [more]
In addition to my experience taking the MCAT, where I scored in the 96th percentile of test-takers nationwide, my time in medical school and graduate school has strengthened my understanding of the concepts tested in this exam. Moreover, my experience taking standardized tests in medical school has further honed my ability to triage questions, reduce pretest anxiety, and develop effective study habits for these important tests.