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Medical Mnemonist (from MedSchoolCoach)

Jun 10, 2021

ATOM BOMB: The Memory Palace is the sixth episode in a miniseries on medical mnemonics. In this episode, Chase DiMarco talks about mind palaces and how to create one for your medical studies. By combining all of the previously learned mnemonics into a memory palace, you can recall dense chunks of information with more...


Jun 3, 2021

The Story Method is the fifth episode in a miniseries on medical mnemonics. In this episode, Chase DiMarco talks about the journey method's basic structure and the different applications of the technique. The story method ties in all the previously learned mnemonics into a memorable sequence.

  • [02:28] The Journey...


May 27, 2021

Advanced Mnemonics Creation is the fourth episode in a miniseries on medical mnemonics. In this episode, Chase DiMarco talks about the PAO method and the use of anchor and linking visual markers. These memory devices can be used on their own; but when used together, the combined techniques provide the...


May 20, 2021

Creative Study Tactics with Mind Maps is the third episode in a miniseries on medical mnemonics. In this episode, Chase DiMarco talks about mind maps and how its structure and visual elements improve long term retention.

  • [01:13] What is a mind map?
  • [03:47] Example of a mind map
  • [06:18] Color-coded categories
  • [09:49]...


May 13, 2021

Chase DiMarco explores the Peg Memory System for medical education and discusses how to use visual markers to memorize important numbers.

  • [01:37] The origins of the Peg Memory System
  • [02:18] Why you should use the Peg Memory System
  • [03:33] Creating your own Peg System
  • [04:57] How to create visual associations with...