Samuel Kadavakollu, PhD, MSc

Interim Department Chair of Biomedical Education
Associate Professor
Director of MCAT and Preparatory Programs
559-712-4127

Degrees:

Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry, New Mexico State University

M.S. in Organic Chemistry, Andhra University

B.S. in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry, Andhra University

Specialty:

Medical Biochemistry, Pathways of Human Metabolism, Nutrition, MCAT/ACT/SAT Preparation, Outreach and Premedical/Prehealth Pathway Programs

Most recent teaching experience:

Assistant Professor at Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM)

Most recent publications and presentations:

Motivating High School Students from Rural Areas to Attend College and Pursue Careers as Osteopathic Physicians, The Journal of American Osteopathic Association, JAOA-2020-0033.

Integration of Community Health and Prevention Topics in an Osteopathic Medical School Curriculum. Medical Education Publish, 2020, 9, 1-6.

A New Medical School with Unique Curriculum in a Serene Town of USA. Medical Education Publish, 2020, 1, 1-4.

Single Accreditation and The Match: How Does the Change Affect Osteopathic Graduates?. Medical Education Publish, 2020, 1, 1-7.

Comprehensive Medical College Admission Test Preparatory Course as a Strategy to Encourage Premedical Students to Pursue Osteopathic Medicine in Rural Areas. The Journal of American Osteopathic Association, 2019, 119, 243-249.

A Novel Approach to Preparing Students for the Medical College Admission Test: Passage-Centered Learning (PCL). MedEdPublish Journal. 2019, 8, 1-5.

How to Prepare for the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT): Six Important Tips for Pre-Medical Students from Rural Area. Medical Science Educator, 2019, 1, 1-7