• 10 Secrets to Success in Medical School

    Wednesday, October 27, 2021 | 7-8 p.m. CDT

    Medical school has ups and downs, and no matter what's next for you in the short term, it helps to be able to turn to someone who's been there.

    This month, at a webinar exclusively for AAFP student members, you'll have the chance to learn from a panel of experts who have walked the path before you, including some of the most influential physicians in medicine! Tune in for stories, advice, and their 10 secrets for making the most of medical school and taking on each challenge with confidence.

    Register for this webinar today and you'll be ready to take steps that will help you now, and set you up for meeting your future goals, too.

    Webinar and Membership Details

    Who should watch this webinar?

    This webinar will have tips for every medical student, whether you're making your way through basic sciences curriculum or have residency interviews booked on your calendar. Find out what to expect through each new stage of your medical education.

    The event is available exclusively for AAFP student members.

    Want to attend this event, but aren't an AAFP member?

    • Joining is one easy step you can take today toward your success.
    • Student membership is free, and comes with access to study resources, community, and special events like this one.
    • Apply for membership today. Please allow two business days for your application to be processed.
    • Once you're accepted, register for this webinar on this page, at aafp.org/success! 

    What's planned for the live broadcast?

    Participate in the live event on October 27, 7 p.m. CDT, to interact with the presenters and other surprise family medicine guests who will be joining the event chat. You'll be able to ask questions and get extra advice and insight in real time.

    Meet the Panelists

    Rose Marie Leslie

    Rose Marie Leslie, MD

    Leon McCrea

    Leon McCrea II, MD, MPH, FAAFP

    John Gimpel

    John Gimpel, DO, MEd

    Ariana Rodriguez

    Ariana Rodriguez

    Rose Marie Leslie, MD, is a recent graduate and former Chief Resident at the University of Minnesota Medical School's North Memorial Family Medicine Residency Program. This fall, she will be starting a position at Allina Health with a focus on primary care and obstetrics. Beyond her clinical duties, she creates informative and engaging health education videos for teens on TikTok (@ DrLeslie) and other social media channels. She was named "Most Influential" Content Creator on TikTok's 2020 Top 100 list and named one of the Top 20 Social Media Influencers by Medscape. 

    Leon McCrea II, MD, MPH, FAAFP, is Senior Associate Dean, Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; Director, Drexel Pathway to Medical School; and Associate Professor in the Department of Family, Community, and Preventive Medicine at the Drexel University College of Medicine.

    John Gimpel, DO, MEd, is President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners.

    Ariana Rodriguez is a student at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine and serves as the AAFP FMIG Network Liaison to the Latino Medical Student Association. She will graduate with her medical degree in 2023.

    This discussion will be moderated by Ashley Bentley, MBA, CAE, Manager, Workforce Development and Student Initiatives, AAFP.

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