PRE-MED LINKS

University Test Prep Homepage

American Medical Association

Provides information on the AMA, the AMA Medical Student Section, Scientific Journals and News (including the JAMA), and links to other medical sites.

American Medical Student Association

Gives information about AMSA member services, task forces, and foundation programs. Offers a chat room and a call room. Publishes a magazine for medical students.

American Medical Women’s Association

Offers information about AMWA educational programs, committees, task forces, and publications. Includes a student page.

Association of American Medical Colleges

Offers information on careers in medicine, US Medical Schools and their degree programs (including combined degrees), admission to US Medical Schools, and women in medicine. Includes information about American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS). Provides downloadable AMCAS-E software with several useful forms: AMCAS Application, AMCAS Transcript Form, and AMCAS Fee Waiver Request. Gives information on the MCAT, test dates, an on-line request form to order registration materials, a downloadable Additional Score Report Request Form, and a form to order MCAT preparation materials from AMCAS. Includes information on financial aid and community and minority programs. Provides information on ERAS, the Electronic Residency Application Service.

Association of American Medical Colleges Student Website

The AAMC Student Website provides AAMC information and services for pre-meds, medical students, and residents.

exploreHEALTHcareers.org

Graduate School Resources

GradView.com

This site tells about all tests given for entrance to medical school, law school, or other health professional programs.

Student Doctor

Includes links to sites about application to medical school. Offers a bulletin board where you can read and post messages. Links to helpful medical resources and web pages of individual medical students.

Kaplan Test Prep Central

Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions Law and Medicine & Health Sciences

Low Country AHEC

Medical Education Page

AAMC Medical Education info on medical schools, applying to med school, medical research

Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC)

Explore the academic opportunites and services available at MUSC in Charleston, SC.

MD2 or Monetary Decisions for Medical Doctors

Monetary Decisions for Medical Doctors is an electronic resource for financial planning throughout your career, including information for pre-medical students.

Mid-Carolina AHEC

The Next Generation

Provides information on the online periodical entitled The Next Generation: An Introduction to Medicine.

Osteopathic Medicine

Personal Touch Volunteers

Provides information on becoming a Personal Touch Volunteer.

Petersons.com

A comprehensive and heavily-traveled education resource on the web. Peterson’s has helped connect individuals, educational institutions, and corporations with their goals through its critically acclaimed books, software, networking services, online activities, and special admissions services.

Princeton Review

Allows you to search medical schools by state, by size, and by cost. Includes information on medical school admission, the MCAT, and Princeton MCAT preparation materials and courses. Offers Princeton Medical Links, a good list of web sites interesting to prospective medical students.

Student Doctor Network Forums

South Carolina Academy of Family Physicians

South Carolina- Health and Medical Organizations

Student National Medical Association

The Student National Medical Association (SNMA) is the nation’s oldest and largest student organization focused on the needs and concerns of medical students of color.

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Upstate AHEC

USC School of Medicine

The mission of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine is to improve the health of the people of the state of South Carolina through the development and implementation of programs for medical education, research, and the delivery of health care.

USC’s Career Center

The Career Center provides many services to all students – resume critiques, mock interviews, and USC CareerLink which is an internet-based job search system that allows students to access it 24/7 and connect with employers.

Virtual Hospital: The Apprentice’s Assistant

The Virtual Hospital is a digital health sciences library created in 1992 at the University of Iowa to help meet the information needs of health care providers and patients. The goal of the Virtual Hospital digital library is to make the Internet a useful medical reference and health promotion tool for health care providers and patients.

Writing for Medical School Admissions

Suggests ten “Do’s and Don’ts” for writing your AMCAS or non-AMCAS Personal Statement. Offers tips for writing letters of recommendation for recommender’s signature.