- USMLE Step 1 Tutoring
- USMLE Step 2 Tutoring
- Clerkship Shelf Tutoring
- Medical School Subject Tutoring
- BS, New York University
- MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Shivani Kastuar is currently a fourth-year medical student at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, applying for an Internal Medicine residency. She earned her undergraduate degree from NYU in Psychology in 2013, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. During her senior year at NYU, Shivani was inducted into the Psi Chi Honor Society, Order of Omega Honor Society, and was deemed a Presidential Honors Scholar.
While in medical school, Shivani dedicated much of her time to the student-run free community healthcare clinic, created a student-led global health outreach organization, and formed a medical student evidence-based medicine journal club. She has worked as an Anatomy TA for several years, and has also participated in Mount Sinai’s MedStart Summer Program, where she has taught adolescents about physiology and medicine. In addition to teaching, Shivani has taken part in several mentorship programs in which she has mentored first, second, and third year medical students. She has also dedicated a significant amount of time to spinal cord injury rehabilitation research and research at the Human Rights Clinic at Mount Sinai.
Aside from her extracurricular activities and research interests, Shivani has excelled academically by receiving an Honors in every clerkship throughout medical school. She was also given the honor of being inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society. Shivani looks forward to helping students achieve their full potential through interactive and dynamic tutoring sessions tailored specifically to each student’s individual learning style.
Shivani has a natural talent for teaching and has excelled on USMLE Step 1, Step 2, and all of her clerkship shelf examinations
meet more of the team
Dr. Jordan served on the admissions committee at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of MedicineDr. Sarkar was part of the admissions committee at Columbia University and an interviewer at NJMSDr. Kreisberg served on the admissions committee at UTHSCA (UT San Antonio) for eight yearsDr. Wilmer was a member of the University of Florida Medical School Admissions Committee.Dr. Cusak served on the admissions committee at the School of Medicine at Creighton UniversityDr. Munjuluri served on the admissions committee at UCSF PRIME and served as Director of College Counseling at Sacramento High SchoolDr. Baltz is a dermatologist and was intricatley involved in admissions at University of North Dakota School of MedicineDr. Frazier was a member of the UCLA School of Medicine Admissions CommitteeDr. Flick was a four year member of the admissions committee at UC Irvine School of Medicine and is a Flight Surgeon for the Army.