The Association of American Medical Colleges meeting this year was fantastic. We attended sessions about medical school admissions, medical education, and residency training. This meeting allows us to stay up to date with the current trends in medical education so we can offer clients the best guidance and support. Click Here for meeting highlights and […]Continue reading

By Jessica Freedman, MD, MedEdits The Association of American Medical Colleges has terrific resources this year to guide applicants through the residency application process. The most notable addition to their library of resources includes video tutorials about how to navigate the web-based application. Click Here to access the AAMC ERAS resources. If you are interested […]Continue reading

By Jessica Freedman MD, MedEdits As most medical school applicants know, the Association of American Medical Colleges planned to increase United States allopathic medical school enrollment by 30% by the year 2015. The actual increase will be 23% by 2015. This data is outlined in the 2009 Medical School Enrollment Survey. Based on the results […]Continue reading

>Listen to this discussion with Dr. Atul Grover from the Association of American Medical Colleges on NPR about the looming doctor shortage. He mentions many topics including the importance of increasing the number of residency training slots, medical students specialty choice and the implications of an aging population. MedEdits:

>As residency applicants get ready to submit their residency applications, they should review the materials offered by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) that may help. Most important is the ERAS worksheet which outlines what is required for the ERAS application, character limits, experience categories etc. Find your ERAS resources to download here. Visit: […]Continue reading