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49 How Small Consistent Changes Create BIG Results with Ian Gibbs

The medical mnemonist podcast featuring Dr. Eric Gantwerker discussing video game mechanics for fostering medical learning.
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49 How Small Consistent Changes Create BIG Results with Ian Gibbs

In this episode, we have Ian Gibbs, speaker on academic learning and author of multiple books including 23 Tips to Learn Stuff Better. Ian was able to 4x his learning speed when he learned how to implement a few simple study methods. Today, we will learn how to “learn stuff better” and become more productive in our academic and clinical lives.

Show Notes


How Learning About Learning Techniques Can Lead to 4x Faster Learning

The Benefits of Learning Out Loud & Peer Mentorship for Rehearsal Practice

How to Implement Better Learning Strategies as Medical & Healthcare Students

The Challenges With Pre-made and Self-made Flashcards

Why Making Mistakes and Mindset are So Powerful For Learning


Find more about Ian and his great material on his website and YouTube Channel!

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For other episodes regarding expertise and study skills, consider checking out

Episode 21 with Anders Ericcson and Deliberate Practice

Episode 7 with Megan Sumaracki and Effective Learning Strategies


If you would like to learn more about these topics, check out Read This Before Medical School or sign up for a Consultation/Tutoring session with Chase DiMarco!

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Podcast Host

Chase is an MS, MBA-HA and MD/Ph.Dcandidate. He is the Founder and educator at MedEd University, which he began in 2014 to consolidate free educational resources for his classmates. He is the host of the Medical Mnemonist Podcast, creator of several medical education platforms, and is the CEO of FindARotation.

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