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Summer 2018 Comprehensive MCAT Prep Course starts Tuesday May 22. Click on Summer Course Schedule tab at top for preliminary class schedule.

Ada Lo

Ada Lo holds a B.Sc. in pharmacy, and scored 38 on the MCAT. She is now studying at UBC medical school. During her three years of undergraduate studies. Ada received numerous dean and faculty scholarships for academic excellence. She loves teaching and has a deep interest in medical education. In the classroom, Ada promotes an interactive environment and actively encourages student participation. She has a knack for simplifying difficult concepts using analogies and real-world examples.

Education

2015-present, M.D.
2012-present, B.Sc., [Pharmacy]

Teaching Experience

2013-14, instructor, peer-led student workshops
2013-14, teacher, drug safety workshops
2013, MCAT Tutor
2010, English Teacher

Austyn Roseborough

(Bio/Biochem, Physics)

Austyn Roseborough completed her HBSc. in Developmental Biology, and scored a 520 on the MCAT. She is currently a Master’s student at Western University, studying Clinical Anatomy.  As a TA for undergraduate histology, Austyn loves to share her biology expertise and works hard to provide her students with a constructive learning environment. She enjoys utilising active learning techniques to reinforce material and create an interactive classroom setting.

Education

2016-Present, M.Sc. [Clinical Anatomy]
2015, HBSc. [Developmental Biology]

Teaching Experience

2016-Present, TA, Undergraduate Histology
2009-2012, CSIA Ski Instructor

Fan Yang

(Phys/Soc)

Fan Yang completed four years of undergraduate studies at UBC, specialiing in honors Physiology, he scored a 36 on the MCAT. He is currently a medical student at the University of British Columbia. He was a Science Scholar (>90% GPA) in each of his undergraduate years. With a keen interest in the psycho-social aspects of medicine, Fan is particularly skilled with concepts in social, biological, and evolutionary Psychology. He received the highest mark of 5 in the AP Psychology exam in 2010. Fan is a firm believer that understanding concepts is much more important than rote memorization and hopes to reflect those values in his teaching. Fan has previously held tutoring and lecturing positions in Math and Science, and he is excited to bring his talents to the classroom.

Education

2014-present, M.D. [Medicine]

Teaching Experience

2014-present, M.D. [Medicine]
2012-13, Tutor, Math

Jamie Ward

(Phys/Soc, Bio/Biochem)

Jamie Ward attended the University of Victoria as an undergraduate, where he completed degrees in Psychology and Biology. In 2015, he was accepted into the M.D. program at the University of Alberta, where he recently completed his first year of studies. Jamie has a great deal of experience with both the MCAT and the medical school admissions process, and he is really enthusiastic to help guide Prep101 students through this challenging journey. His teaching style is structured but also aims to create an open and energetic atmosphere to help you fully prepare for the MCAT.

Education

2015-present, M.D
2015, B.Sc. [Biology with distinction]
2013, B.Sc. [Psychology]

Teaching Experience

2012-15, Instructor training, Canadian Forces

Matthew Ward

(Cars, Chem/OChem, Bio/Biochem, Physics)

Matthew Ward graduated from UVic with a B.Sc. in Biology and an M.Sc. in Molecular Biology and Comparative Genetics. He is currently studying medicine at the University of Calgary. Matt is a superstar prep instructor who has been teaching MCAT prep courses since 2005. Matt is a very hands-on instructor and he encourages participation and critical thought from his students. Matthew is also extremely approachable and more than happy to assist after class in any way he can.

Education

2005, B.Sc. (with distinction) [Biology]
2008, M.Sc. [Molecular Biology]
2010, D.P.S.M.
2011-present, M.D.

Teaching Experience

2007-present, prep instructor, Chemistry
2007-present, prep instructor, Organic Chemistry
2007-present, prep instructor, Physics
2005-present, prep instructor, MCAT (all subjects)
2005-8, TA, Cell Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology
2005-present, Tutor, Chemistry and Physics

Student Evaluations

Preparation
Through understanding of class material
5.78
0
6
Presentation
Presents material in a structured manner
5.75
0
6
Explanation
Explains concepts clearly
5.64
0
6
Communication
Shows enthusiasm and interest in material
1
0
6
Responsiveness
Answers questions thoroughly
5.71
0
6
MCAT Expertise
Knows how to excel on the MCAT
5.86
0
6

Morteza Razav

(Chem/OChem, Physics)

Morteza Razav has a Ph.D. in Medical Research. He is currently the Director of R & D at SISCAPA Assay Technologies, a company dedicated to revolutionizing the field of diagnostics and personalized medicine through a proprietary immuno-mass spectrometric approach. He has 3 years of teaching experience as a Prep101 MCAT instructor. Morteza’s teaching style is to explain sophisticated topics – from biology to physics – in simple terms and also to engage students in an interactive teaching-and-learning environment.

Education

2012, Ph.D. [Cancer Research]
2008, B.Sc. (Honours with Distinction) [Microbiology]

Teaching Experience

2010-present, MCAT Prep Instructor
2008-present, TA, Biochemistry
2008-present, TA, Microbiology

Student Evaluations

Preparation
Through understanding of class material
5.53
0
6
Presentation
Presents material in a structured manner
5.25
0
6
Explanation
Explains concepts clearly
5.28
0
6
Communication
Shows enthusiasm and interest in material
5.23
0
6
Responsiveness
Answers questions thoroughly
5.12
0
6
MCAT Expertise
Knows how to excel on the MCAT
5.56
0
6

Radhika Jadavji

(Phys/Soc, Chem/OChem, Bio/Biochem, Physics)

Radhika Jadavji has completed a M.Sc. in Cancer Biology and a H.B.Sc. in Life Science. Radhika has been prepping students for the MCAT since 2011 and teaching and tutoring students since 2007. She is also our Assistant Director of MCAT Prep and thoroughly enjoys being able to teach alongside her full-time course development and management duties at Prep101 Head Office.

Education

2014, M.Sc [Cancer Biology]
2012, H.B.Sc. [Life Science]

Teaching Experience

2015-present, MCAT prep instructor, Biochemistry, Psychology, Sociology
2011-present, MCAT prep instructor, Biology, Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physics
2007-9, Tutor, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Math

Riley Chen-Mack

(Cars, Bio/Biochem)

Riley Chen-Mack has completed an undergraduate degree in Life Sciences at Queen’s University. In 2015, he was accepted into the Island Medical Program at the University of Victoria. Riley enrolled in Prep101 to prepare for the MCAT, and he now enjoys helping others go through this process. Riley scored 14 out of 15 in the Biological Sciences section, and 11 out of 15 in the Verbal Reasoning (now CARS) section. He also received the highest mark possible both AP English exams (Language and Composition, Literature and Composition) in 2009 and 2010.

Education

2014, B.Sc. [Life Sciences]
2015-present, M.D.

Teaching Experience

2010-15, Instructor/Tutor, English and Music

Yuebo Yang

(Phys/Soc, Chem/OChem)

Yuebo Yang received a biochemistry degree with distinction from the University of Victoria in 2017, and attained a 517 on the MCAT, with a 99th percentile physical sciences score. He has been tutoring math, biology, and chemistry for four years and has a teaching style that heavily involves student participation and understanding. Yuebo reinforces his lectures with applicable examples and problem sets and strives to provide a dynamic and engaging learning environment.

Education

2017, Bsc Biochemistry

Teaching Experience

2011-present, volunteer & private tutor

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Our MCAT Prep Course runs:
May 22 to July 29, 2018

The best value of all MCAT prep courses
$2495
(Includes all course materials)

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- Rachel D.