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Tips on Getting Clinical Experience

Watch videos from CapYear´s CEO R.T. Arnold and various hiring and clinical managers on landing a clinical job.


Admissions Tips

Watch webinars where we speak with Medical and PA school Admissions Officers and we get the inside track for you.


Study Break 

Join Dr. Sami and other Healthcare experts as they explore other interesting aspects of healthcare.


Get Certified

Get certified as a CCMA with CapYear's Clinical Medical Assistant Training program and get your healthcare career underway.



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CapYear Cast

Join us as we speak with some of the smartest people in the room regarding medical/PA school admissions, how to land a clinical job, and current trends in healthcare.

Getting Clinical Experience

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R.T.s Tips

Welcome to CapYear – your ultimate destination for aspiring pre-med and pre-PA students!

Blog Posts on Resumes

Read the CapYear blogs where we cover topics ranging from admissions tips, different types of clinical experiences and tips for your gap year

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Voice of the Employer

Check out our tips from hiring managers working in Pre-Health!

Medical and PA School Admissions Tips

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In this event, co-hosted by CapYear and the Ivy League+ Pre-Health Society, medical school admissions officers offer their perspectives on what sets their schools apart, the application process, what helps applicants stand out, common mistakes, what type of recommendation letter to seek out, the value of hands-on patient care experience, and much more. The six panelists provide great insight and timely suggestions for those starting the medical school application process. A must-watch!

Whether you are looking to go into Medical or PA school, CapYear has you covered with everything admissions officers look for when making a decision. 

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A moderated Q&A with Physician Assistant Program Directors from Bryant University, Duke, Lynchburg, and MGHIHP.

Take A Study Break With Dr. Sami

Join Dr. Sami as he shares interesting quizzes, tutorials and medical history

Demonstrations and Case Studies

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Welcome to our Demonstrations Playlist, where knowledge meets practice! Explore a curated collection of educational videos showcasing various medical procedures, examinations, and demonstrations. Our goal is to promote understanding and awareness of medical practices for educational purposes.

Medical History

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How did surgery start?  Are sutures really made of cat’s gut?  What was the first pregnancy test?  Dr. Sami Shoucair takes you through some of his favorite medical history stories while you get a first hand look at suturing from a board certified trauma surgeon.

Q&A with Dr. Sami

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Test your knowledge with Dr. Sami! Check out our Q&A quizzes.

Join CapYear´s CMA program and take a step in the right direction to start your healthcare career.

Prepare for your career

Completion of CapYear Academy's CMA training program prepares you to take the NHA CCMA examination for the next 5 years and ultimately be available to work as a certified medical assistant.

Expert instructors

CapYear's CCMA Training program is led by experienced medical professionals and supplemented by interactive videos and study guides. 

Get Certified For Less

CapYear's program can get you certified for thousands less than traditional medical assistant certification courses.

At your own pace

A program that works around you. 100% online, on demand access with live support, and can be completed in as little as 9 weeks. 

Pre-Health Clubs Partnerships available

If you are part of a pre-health college club, we would love to partner with you and offer your members exclusive benefits to become part of the CapYear network. 

Program discounts for your members


Join the CapYear network for access to our proprietary job board focused on clinical experiences


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Join us as we talk about professional medical careers and topics! Our episodes focus on the path to medical and physician assistant school, securing hands-on clinical experience. We speak with some of the smartest people in the room regarding medical/PA school admissions, how to land a clinical job, and current trends in healthcare, so tune in today!

Teaching Clinical Skill and Mentoring

Team-Based Care Between MD and PA

The PA/MD Journey

And More!