Our tutors are passionate educators and scholastically accomplished med students, residents and attendings averaging USMLE scores of 250+ and COMLEX scores of 650+. Whether you’re aiming for the 99th percentile on your exam, or getting the extra edge on your application, you’ve come to the right place. Want to become a tutor?
Here's a sampling of some of our current tutors:
Goldwater Scholar (2018)
Mitchell Scholar (2019)
MPH - University College Cork, 2020
Rutgers - Master of Biomedical Science; BA of Biological Sciences
My current research interest is in ER and healthcare decision making.
Intern of the Year, 2018
Created Public Health Curriculum for Columbia's Harlem Public Health Commune
Columbia Mailman School of Public Health — MPH, 2017
Alex has a strong record of academic excellence, achieving Honors in all clerkships throughout his medical training, and he was also elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society as a junior medical student.
Research Fellowship at Oregon Primate Research Center (2015)
Award of Best Honors Thesis: Cadmium & Arsenic in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Alpha Omega Alpha, Gold Humanism Honor Society, Multiple publications in peer-reviewed journals
MPH - Thomas Jefferson University, 2018
Member of GHHS and AOA
Academic Awards: Recipient of 7 independent research grants/awards including: 2-year NIH Computational Neuroscience Fellowship, Sigma Xi Research Award, and American Neurological Association Conference Travel Award.
Research & Publications: 5 Publications in Peer-Reviewed Journals. 1 Patent. 9 works accepted at Conferences, 4 Poster presentations.
21st Century/Gamble Scholar – full merit scholarship to the Perelman School of Medicine
Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellow
Helped discover a new disease, published in Cell
Lu, W.; Zhang, Y.; McDonald, D.; Jing, H.; Carroll, B.; Robertson, N.; Zhang, Q.; Griffin, H.; Sanderson, S.; Lakey, J.; Morgan, N.; Reynard, L.; Zheng, L.; Murdock, H.; Turvey, S.; Hackett, S.; Prestidge, T.; Hall, J.; Cant, A.; Matthews, H.; Santibanez Koref, M.; Simon, A.; Korolchuk, V.; Lenardo, M.; Hambleton, S.; Su, H. (2014). "Dual Proteolytic Pathways Govern Glycolysis and Immune Competence" (PDF). Cell. 159(7): 1578-1590.
Austin Q. Nguyen, Garrett K. Harada, Kayla L. Leverich, Krishn Khanna, Philip K. Louie, Bryce A. Basques, Youping Tao, Fabio Galbusera, Frank Niemeyer, Hans-Joachim Wilke, Howard S. An, Dino Samartzis. “The Epidemiology and Clinical Significance of High-Intensity Zones on MRI in the Cervical Spine" Global Spine Journal Nov 2020. PMID: 33203250
Austin Q. Nguyen, Michael P. Foy, Anshum Sood, Mark H. Gonzalez. “Preoperative Risk Factors for Postoperative Urinary Tract Infection Following Primary Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty” The Journal of Arthroplasty. Aug 2020. PMID: 32847708.
Garrett K. Harada, Austin Q. Nguyen, Joseph Michalski, Philip K. Louie, Howard S. An. “Postoperative imaging in the setting of complications: algorithms/imaging modalities for evaluating fluid collections, instrumentation, compression and pseudarthrosis.” Seminars in Spine Surgery. June 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.semss.2020.100786
Garrett K. Harada, Kevin Alter, Austin Q. Nguyen, Youping Tao, Philip K. Louie, Bryce A. Basques, Fabio Galbusera, Frank Niemeyer, Hans-Joachim Wilke, Howard S. An, Dino Samartzis. "Cervical Spine Endplate Abnormalities & Association with Pain, Disability and Adjacent Segment Degeneration after Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion" Spine. Feb 2020. PMID: 32097271
Has 6 publications along with many research poster presentations
Has contributions to large grant proposals and helped written multiple IRBs!
Member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society (AOA)
With his business degree from Columbia University, Nat hopes to help transform primary care delivery and get involved in healthcare policy work.
Prasad N, Tavaluc R, Harley E. Thermal injury potential to common operating room materials with fiber optic light sources and endoscopes. Published in American Journal of
Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, September 2019. doi:10.1016/j.amjoto.2019.05.007
Prasad N, Harley E. The aural foreign body space: A review of pediatric ear foreign bodies and a management paradigm. Published in International Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology, May 2020. doi:10.1016/j.ijporl.2020.109871
Bergman M, Prasad N, Brumfiel C, Harley E. Neonatal neuroblastoma in otolaryngology: A case and literature review. Published in International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, December 2019. doi:10.1016/j.pedeo.2019.100674
Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa
Ann did extensive volunteer work in Philadelphia at a women’s refugee clinic as well as at a harm reduction clinic. For her compassion and commitment to service, she was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society.
Stoehr JR, Kosche C, Choi JN. Permanent chemotherapy-induced alopecia: awareness and attitudes among health care providers. Support Care Cancer. 2019 Nov 19. doi: 10.1007/s00520-019-05169-2.
Wernick B, Hekman, KE, Stoehr, JR, Tomita TM. EVAR Under Local/Sedation: Advantages and Tips. In M.K. Eskandari, W.H. Pearce, & J.S.T. Yao (Ed.), Current Vascular Surgery 2019: 44th Northwestern Vascular Symposium. Northfield: Amika Publishing. 2019 Dec 12.
Stoehr JR, Choi JN, Colavincenzo M, Vanderweil S. Off-Label Use of Topical Minoxidil in Alopecia: A Review. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2019 Jan 2. doi: 10.1007/s40257-018-0409-y.
Rao SS, Stoehr J, Dokic D, Wan L, Decker JT, Konopka K, Thomas AL, Wu J, Kaklamani VG, Shea LD, Jeruss JS. Synergistic effect of eribulin and CDK inhibition for the treatment of triple negative breast cancer. Oncotarget. 2017 Aug 10;8(48):83925-83939.
Rao SS, Bushnell GG, Azarin SM, Spicer G, Aguado BA, Stoehr JR, Jiang EJ, Backman V, Shea LD, Jeruss JS. Enhanced Survival with Implantable Scaffolds That Capture Metastatic Breast Cancer Cells In Vivo. Cancer Research, 2016; 76 (18): 5209.
A member of the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) honor Society