A Free AOA Membership!
All osteopathic medical students have free American Osteopathic Association (AOA) membership. With that you receive access to all of the member benefits and discounts! View them here.
You'll also find specific information for students at www.osteopathic.org/students to help you transition into postdoctoral training and beyond.
PhysicianLoans provides special home loans, known as portfolio mortgages, to doctors including graduating medical students. The company allows a graduating medical student to purchase a home with no money down, no mortgage insurance and great rates. In addition, the company makes it possible to get Pre-Qualified prior to Matching and to move in to the home before residency begins. It is the perfect mortgage for a graduating medical student.
In business since 1993, PhysicianLoans is family owned and takes great pride in its reputation within the medical community. PhysicianLoans is a longtime supporter of SOMA and provides many workshops and webinars to educate SOMA members on the home-buying process. Contact them to speak with a Loan Officer and you will be impressed.
The DRS Network of agents is the quickest, easiest way to find a trusted, professional real estate agent when buying a home. This service is brought to you for FREE. The free service helps you find an honest, professional realtor who specializes in working with doctors. Using an approved realtor who has your best interests in mind gives you the peace of mind you desire when buying a home. Only qualified agents are selected into the DRS Agent network. Planning on buying a home in the next 12 months? Begin your process here and save time and money. Simply request to be matched with an approved realtor in the city in which you are buying at http://www.drsagent.com/find_agent.html
COMQUEST recently released highly targeted COMAT question banks to add to its line of COMLEX Level 1, COMLEX Level 2-CE and COMLEX Level 3 products. This includes an average of 400 questions for the following clerkships: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Ob/Gyn, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Surgery. COMQUEST has also recently launched a new platform to include more robust analytics, a mobile friendly layout, and features that students have asked for over the years. The questions have recently been updated to reflect current testing standards and will continue to be updated on a regular basis. Founded in 2008 by an osteopathic physician who was disappointed in the COMLEX products available, COMQUEST is dedicated to providing the best COMLEX preparation in the market. SOMA members receive a 10% discount on all subscription lengths for the COMLEX and COMAT question banks.
COMBANK offers the first-ever test simulator, specifically designed to prepare osteopathic medical students and residents for the COMLEX Level 2-CE and Level 3 examinations. The program offers a performance analysis and provides detailed question explanations. They offer an exceptional bank of questions that mirror the exact question types and formats seen each year on the COMLEX examinations. SOMA members receive a 15% discount in all subscriptions and services.
Cram Fighter is the easiest way to create and maintain a study schedule for the USMLE and COMLEX on your PC, Mac, iOS, or Android device. Creating a plan only takes a few minutes and Cram Fighter generates a daily checklist of tasks from your selected prep resources, so that you know exactly what to do each day to be ready for the big exam. You can easily make changes to your schedule without having to redo everything from scratch. Students who stick to their Cram Fighter study plan scored on average 15 points higher on the USMLE Step 1 than those that didn’t. SOMA members receive a 15% discount on all Cram Fighter plans. Try Cram Fighter free for 7 days at cramfighter.com.
Boards Boot Camp is the ultimate boards prep program by DOs for DOs! – each and every Boards Boot Camp program is designed for and offered exclusively to osteopathic medical
students and residents studying for COMLEX Levels 1, 2 and 3, as well as USMLE Step 1. Every Boards Boot Camp program is all- inclusive, supplying you with everything you need for successful boards prep! Boards Boot Camp now offers SOMA members a terrific $250 discount off of any Boards Boot Camp Ultra Program.
Thieme’s award-winning Atlas of Anatomy contains everything you need to successfully tackle the daunting challenges of anatomy and Thieme has partnered with the AOA to provide all new SOMA members with this Atlas! Complete with exquisite, full-color illustrations, the atlas is organized to lead you step-by-step through each region of the body. Each region opens with the foundational skeletal framework. The subsequent chapters build upon this foundation, adding the muscles, then organs, then vessels, then nerves, and finally presenting topographic anatomy for a comprehensive view. Enhance your studying even further with the companion Anatomy – An Essential Textbook.
SOMA members receive 35% off all Thieme products!!
Contact GEICO today to receive discounted car insurance at (800) 368-2734. You can also visit their website http://www.geico.com/. Just mention you are a SOMA member to receive your discount!
At this time, Tennessee, Michigan, and Mississippi currently do not offer this discount.
AFFINITY GROUP UNDERWRITERS (AGU) is SOMA’s endorsed provider of member benefit insurance and discount programs including:
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Take Advantage Of Group Rates, Benefits, Services And Discounts Available Only Through Your SOMA Membership!
For more information and a no-cost, no-obligation quote: www.affinitybenefits.com/soma or call 877.673.9797 (toll-free)
AGU, founded in 1997, is an independent insurance consultant, not owned or controlled by any insurance carrier. We specialize in developing and managing benefit programs and for members of associations nationwide.
Save 10% on 1-month or Until Your Test access (12 months) to Kaplan’s feature-rich Qbank Q new High Yield on-demand online lecture course for the COMLEX and USMLE.
To enroll, click here or call 1-800-KAP-TEST.
Doctors In Training is a leading provider of high-yield medical education products helping medical students at all levels become better physicians. Doctors In Training has helped thousands of medical students from over 300 medical schools around the world with board review preparation by providing online video review courses for the most critical exams in a future doctor’s career, including USMLE Step 1, USMLE Step 2 CK, COMLEX Level 1 COMLEX Level 2, and OMM. Additionally, we provide supplemental medical education products through our Solid Series for Pharmacology, Anatomy, Internal Medicine, OBGYN, and more.
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