How To Make It In America – Deep Dive with Usama Syed: Live Blog (Notion) – Notion Page –
Usama is currently a Dermatology resident at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, where he’s about to start his final year as a Chief Resident. He graduated from Imperial College London in 2016, and was due to start a job as an Academic Foundation Doctor at St Thomas’ Hospital in London, before he decided to take the plunge and move to the U.S. instead.
He scored above 260 in both his Step 1 and Step 2 CK exams, completed multiple clinical electives in the U.S., interviewed at several programs including Cleveland Clinic, Vanderbilt and Harvard, and went on to match in his dream program in Manhattan.
🖥 Liberty Medics Website –

🚀 Productivity Masterclass – Principles and Tools to Boost Your Productivity –
🎬 Video Editing with Final Cut Pro X – From Beginner to YouTuber –
🎓 How to Study for Exams – An Evidence-Based Masterclass –

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⌨️ My Keyboard – Wireless Coral mechanical keyboard (Cherry Blue) –
📝 My favourite iPad Screen Protector – Paperlike –
📚 How I remember what I read – Readwise –

🎙My weekly podcast –
My brother and I host a weekly podcast where we discuss happiness, creativity and the human condition. You can find it by searching “Not Overthinking” on any podcast app (eg: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts etc).

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I’m Ali, a junior doctor working in Cambridge, UK. I make videos about medicine, technology, productivity and lifestyle design. I also have a weekly podcast with my brother (, and I write a weekly email newsletter that contains some quick thoughts + links to interesting things (

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If you’d like to talk, I’d love to hear from you. Tweeting @AliAbdaal directly will be the quickest way to get a response, but if your question is very long, feel free to email me at I try my best to reply to things but there sadly aren’t enough hours in the day to respond to everyone 😭

PS: Some of the links in this description are affiliate links that I get a kickback from 😜

How To Make It In America - Deep Dive with Usama Syed

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