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Block 3: Step 1 Prep

USMLE Step 1 Prep is a course relevant, time efficient system for producing better and faster analytical thinking that is needed for best decision making on USMLE Step 1 (and beyond). The goals below address the design features of this program that make it workable under conditions that apply to first and second year medical students. Additional explanation and examples can be found in the video, Developing a Step 1 Brain.

Step 1 Prep Goals

Step 1 Prep VS. Step 1 "Review" Courses

Instructions for Year 1 Step 1 Prep

Instructions for Year 2 Step 1 Prep

Developing a Step 1 Brain video (NEOMED website)