PHYS The Other Side of the Coin

PHYS The Other Side of the Coin

Paula Danika A. Binsol “Is this it?”  I sat back surprised as I stared down at my phone, the screen blinking back up at me as if also caught off guard. It had only been a few months since my graduation and I was faced with my first big case – my grandmother was...
PHYS Pop Quiz

PHYS Pop Quiz

Paula Danika A. Binsol “Pop quiz,” I read on my phone, as I blinked at its too eager face early this morning, bright and ready for the day. I was barely conscious and tapped out an answer – “Go ahead.” What are three things you’re good at?I stopped. This wasn’t...
PHYS Decoding the OET

PHYS Decoding the OET

Paula Danika A. Binsol When Step 2CS was canceled due to COVID and then finally done away with altogether, it left all of us in need of ECFMG certification in a stressful tizzy. What do we do next? Thankfully, ECFMG had a game plan and the release of the six pathways...
Navigating ERAS for the IMG

Navigating ERAS for the IMG

Paula Danika A. Binsol If the Step examinations weren’t stressful enough, once you’re finally over that hump, you come upon our next challenge – the ECFMG Pathway application, the ERAS application and Match process. Having had to navigate all these mini...