Having Trouble Finding A Research Opportunity?

This intro course will teach you my proven step-by-step method for finding a productive research mentor who will actually help you publish!

This digital course consists of Learning Modules with pre-recorded video lectures and supplemental PDFs guides.

Getting Started with Research Mini-Course 📄

This is for you if…

You're an ambitious student who wants to get research publications so that you can become a competitive residency or medical school applicant.

Whether you're...

You’re in the right place and I’m going to tell you how this mini-course will give you the tools and knowledge to find a ideal research position. 

By investing in this program, you will...

Getting Started
with Research 📄

Your step-by-step online course that will save you time and energy in your pursuit of finding the BEST research opportunity. 

Course Contents:



Module 1

Making Sense of It All and Mindset Shift for Success

You will learn the Research Mindset you need to become a successful student researcher. 


  • Learn powerful mental frameworks that will set you apart from others
  • Gain quick confidence and learn how to make the most out of research opportunities



Module 2

Finding Research Opportunties

We’re going to crush all the doubts you have from moving forward with finding the right research mentor. I’ll set you up with success by helping you achieve total clarity about who you should work with and how.

You’re going to get the fast-track of identifying an area of research you’re interested in and the inside scoop on how to find the most productive research mentors in that field.

Finally, you’ll gain access to my templates so you know exactly what to say to let your potential research mentor excitedly say “Yes!” to working with you.


  • Learn over 10+ unique ways to find research opportunities
  • Find a productive research mentor who will help you publish with my signature FAST method
  • Know how to identify and avoid the red flags in potential mentors
  • Gain the confidence to reach out to research mentors the right way
  • Learn what to look for in a medical student research fellowship/gap year position



Module 3

Understanding the Foundations of Research

From basic definitions that no one actually teaches to the different research study types, I’m going to fill you in on all those things you’re wondering, but don’t know who to ask.


  • Gain an essential understanding of the common terminology we use in research
  • Learn how to identify the different types of research projects and how to choose the best one, which will help you maximize your research output

✨ Course Highlights ✨

Value: $300

"Lily's research class is one of the most streamlined, easy to follow ways to understand the research process."

“Her videos are to the point so you never feel like you’re wasting your time and she provides very valuable information that would have otherwise taken hours to find online through different sites. I purchased both her first and second part and will purchase the how to write a manuscript next!”


"This course provided me with all the insight I needed to find a research mentor and start my research journey!"

Lily really emphasized different strategies for success and used her own journey to provide examples. She preached passion and patience as keys to drive productivity, and this was the highlight of the class!”


Meet the Instructor, Dr. Lily, MD

Quick facts:
- Currently, I'm a full-time Harvard Clinical Research Fellow.
- When I first began research, I was completely LOST.
- After years of struggling, I developed a proven method that helped me skyrocket my research output (I share these exact strategies in the course)!
- I have a wealth of research experience and have done everything from retrospective chart reviews, prospective studies, systematic reviews, and case reports.
- I'm passionate about mentoring students and when you join, you'll be a part of my exclusive mentoring community! 



I know what it takes to optimize your research output.



I have experience working with students from various backgrounds.


research experiences/

I have worked with a large number of different mentors and have a diverse set of experiences.

Published in...

"I especially love the FAST technique, how each step has clear rationale attached."

“I am excited to say that I have found a productive research mentor to work under! I am very happy with the course contents and how straightforward they were!”

I’ve secured several research opportunities!

“I enjoyed the content on how to find a research mentor such as the template to reach out as well as “how to ask for projects that you want.” Both have worked well for me as I’ve secured several opportunities!”

“Lily’s class has filled so many of my research knowledge gaps. Her course is direct and easy to follow at your own pace. I used her advice and was able to get a great research position, plus I am currently work on 3 projects now! I highly recommend taking this course!”

“She provides you with all the templates and resources you need to not only understand the meaning and work that comes with research but to be proactive and get publications.”


The Extra Bonuses to Help You Become A Successful Student Researcher

Bonus 1

Research Position Interview
Guide and Checklist
(value: $25)

Once you identify a research position, it's imperative to know exactly how to prepare for your interview with the research mentor. Set yourself up for success by knowing how to prepare, what questions to ask, and how to respond to common interview questions.

Bonus 2

12-week Private Slack Community
(value: $500)

Join a space that will help you overcome isolation and refill your motivation tank. Connect with other students to stay engaged and inspired in your research. Get unstuck by asking Lily any questions you have throughout any part of your journey.


a $800+ value

12-month access


Access to the course will be available on January 17th, 2022.

Commonly asked questions

I’m not going to lie. Finding research opportunities takes time and hard work. 

But, I’m here to share with you my 6 years of expertise to so you can streamline this process with less time and energy. This is the exact program I wish I had when I first started so you’re getting a fast-track system of how to find the best research mentors.

Am I going to tell you that this will be a piece of cake? No! 

Are you still going to have to put time and energy into this? Yes!

But if you’re reading this, you are motivated and you have what it takes to get involved in research and publish. You just need the right guidance. If you’re willing to put in the work, I’m here to help you there. 

All the videos are pre-recorded meaning you can invest as many or as few hours each week as your schedule allows.

There are 1.5 hours of video lectures and PDF guides for you to read through. However, you will also need to set aside time to complete the action items and implement the methods to find research opportunities.

This is a self-guided course with access to a community for support. If you’re looking for a more individualized experience with 1-on-1 mentoring with Lily, check out the VIP Experience in the comprehensive course.

All of my experience have been from within the United States, and I have no experience in mentoring IMGs to get research experience. Therefore, I would not feel right offering you this course as a means to find research mentors in the U.S. as an international student.

However, if you already have a research mentor and would like to learn about how to conduct your own study, then this course would be for you!

If you’re thinking “this sounds amazing, but I’m still not 100% sure,” keep reading…

I want to give you every opportunity to put my course to work and experience first hand the value that it can bring.

I’m confident you’ll gain the knowledge on how to find a research experience. So, I’m giving you 14 days to test the principles that I’ve used in my own research career over the last 6 years. 

It’s simple. Either you do the work and land your ideal research position or you show me the work proving you tried the strategies to no avail, and ask to hit undo on this whole thing.  Read the full terms here. 
Just FYI, to date, I’ve had a 100% satisfaction rate. 💯😁

You have nothing to lose — only knowledge to gain when it comes to where to find your next research opportunity.

I want you to give you the edge among other students and absolutely NAIL IT right out of the gate by using my strategies.

So… are you ready to start publishing research and become a top residency or medical school applicant?


a $800+ value

12-month access


Access to the course will be available on January 17th, 2022.

This is it! Make the decision to change the trajectory to your research productivity and feel more confident about doing research as a student.