- USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 Tutoring
- B.S. Yale University
- M.D. Cornell University
Sam Taylor completed his undergraduate degree at Yale University where he studied biochemistry, biomedical engineering, and economics. While at Yale he also tutored fellow students in math and science—a part time job which developed into an enduring passion. After graduating with honors, Sam continued to explore his research interests at the National Cancer Institute where he published several papers examining how immune cells behave in the context of cancer treatment. During this time, he continued to tutor through InstaEDU (later acquired by Chegg) where he excelled in helping students from diverse backgrounds meet their academic goals. Upon leaving the NCI, Sam matriculated to Weill Cornell Medical College in Manhattan where he performed at the top of his class throughout his pre-clinical and clinical years. After completing his last rotation prior to beginning a research year, Sam was invited to tutor junior medical students at Weill Cornell—continuing a career in teaching which has lasted over 7 years.
Sam excels in a variety of tutoring specialties including study planning and question coaching for the USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 CK. Sam scored above 265 on both these exams and is passionate about helping students understand the USMLE format and optimize their test-taking strategy. He has developed a wide array of teaching methods throughout his tutoring career and individualizes his approach to each student’s goals. In general, Sam uses highly interactive methods to develop content integrations and illustrate underlying mechanisms.
Sam scored >265 on his USMLE Step 1 and Step 2
meet more of the team
- Ben graduated from Harvard University and Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He scored >260 on both Step 1 and Step 2.Eugenia scored in the 99th percentile on her USMLE Step 1Justin scored 264 on his USMLE Step 1 Examination and has extensive experience with tutoring medical students.Leigh scored a 258 on her Step 1 exam.Peter has greater than 10 years of teaching experience, a Masters in Medical Education and has scored greater than the 90th percentile on COMLEX Levels 1 and 2
Joseph scored >250 on Step 1Jeanie has several years of tutoring experience and scored >95thpercentile on the USMLE Step 1.Cory scored in the 99th percentile on USMLE Step 1 and Step 2Danielle is a 4th year medical student at Harvard Medical School and a passionate teacher.Mackenzie aced all her Shelf exams while honoring everyone of her clinical rotations. She scored a 270 on USMLE Step 2