Board Preparation for Residency Programs

Successful BOARD PREPARATION Practices is a unique program for physicians and other health science professionals developed by Dr. Linda Carr, a Medical Educator and Professional Learning Coach. Linda offers this comprehensive program to individuals through one-on-one coaching, and to residency programs via an interactive 90-minute presentation. Linda helps ease the board preparation process by assessing readiness for boards and providing resources and strategies to increase the chance for success. The program is based on best evidence practices as well as years of successfully coaching physicians in many specialties* at various levels of board preparation.

Who Are Our Clients

  • Medical residency programs needing specific board preparation training for their residents’ In-Service Training Examinations and national boards
  • Other health science programs, such as Nursing, Optometry, Pharmacy, Podiatric Medicine, and Veterinary Medicine

*Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Orthopedic Surgery, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Pediatric Pulmonology, Psychiatry

Onsite Interactive Workshop

  • A 90-minute interactive PowerPoint presentation, customized for the group and the specialty
  • Handout material for residents that includes tips, tools, and techniques to guide board preparation
  • An outline of the presentation that residents can complete during the interactive presentation to aid their learning
  • Addresses four critical areas related to board preparation: Learning How to Learn, Time Management, Test Taking Strategies, and Stress-Anxiety Reduction
  • Fee is $600 (does not include travel or lodging, if required)

How to Schedule

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Linda L. Carr, PhD, is CEO and Founder of Faculty Ed Solutions, LLC, a consulting firm providing professional development programs and individual coaching to physicians and other health care professionals. With a background in Medical Education, Learning and Teaching, and Higher Education, Dr. Carr has developed a unique board preparation program to help individuals develop a “Game Plan”, diversify their study skills, and enhance their test taking skills. To find out how Linda can help make your board preparation successful, more efficient and effective, contact her at, or call 509-985-9091. Get started by downloading her 50 Tips for Successful Board Passage and complete the Board Prep Request.