Thursday, July 19, 2018

Recommended Links: Resources for Medical School, Residency, Fellowship, and College Applicants

Below are important medical school, residency, and fellowship admissions links:

  • Allopathic Medical School Admissions Requirements
  • Osteopathic Medical School Admissions Requirements
  • Domestic Residency Admissions Requirements
  • International Medical Graduate Residency Admissions Requirements
  • Fellowship Requirements
American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Application Service
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Undergraduates and Medical School Applicant Resources

AAMC, Association of American Medical Colleges, (http://www.aamc.org/) is a non-profit organization based in Washington, DC and established in 1876. Involved in the accreditation of hospitals and teaching hospitals in Canada and the United States. Also administers the MCAT and operates AMCAS and ERAS.

AAMC Applicant data: (http://www.aamc.org/data/facts/)

AMCAS, American Medical College Application Service (http://www.aamc.org/students/amcas/start.htm) is a common medical school application service run by the AAMC. Prospective medical students use this service to apply to various medical schools in the United States and Canada.

MCAT, Medical College Admission Test (http://www.aamc.org/students/mcat/start.htm) is a standardized, multiple-choice examination designed to assess the examinee’s problem solving, critical thinking, writing skills, and knowledge of science concepts and principles prerequisite to the study of medicine.

Medical School Admissions Requirements Guide 2018-2019: https://students-residents.aamc.org/applying-medical-school/applying-medical-school-process/deciding-where-apply/medical-school-admission-requirements/

AACOM, American Association of College of Osteopathic Medicine (http://www.aacom.org/about/Pages/default.aspx), is an organization guided by its Board of Deans and various other member councils and committees that is actively involved in all areas of osteopathic medical education.

AACOMAS, The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Application Service, (http://www.aacom.org/InfoFor/applicants/Pages/Instructions.aspx)

TMDSAS, (http://www.utsystem.edu/tmdsas/), Texas Medical and Dental Schools Application Service

Medical Students and Residency Applicants Resources

ERAS (http://www.aamc.org/students/eras/): Electronic Residency Application Service

FREIDA (http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/education-careers/graduate-medical-education/freida-online.shtml)

A listing of all graduate medical education programs.

NRMP (http://www.nrmp.org/) National Residency Matching Program

USMLE (http://www.usmle.org/) United States Medical Licensing Exams

ECFMG (http://www.ecfmg.org/) Educational Commission For Foreign Medical Graduates

Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS) (http://www.carms.ca/) Canadian Residency Matching Service

San Francisco Match (http://www.sfmatch.org/)

Medical School and Residency Advising

International Medical Students/Graduates Websites and Resources

ECFMG: (http://www.ecfmg.org/)

Certification Verification Service (CVS): (http://www.ecfmg.org/cvs/index.html)

Exchange Visitor Sponsorship Program (EVSP):(http://www.ecfmg.org/evsp/index.html)

ECFMG Acculturation Program:(http://www.ecfmg.org/acculturation/index.html)

FAIMER (http://www.faimer.org/)

IMED (https://imed.faimer.org/)

WHO (http://www.who.int/en/https://imed.faimer.org/)

Fellowship Applicant Resources

ERAS Fellowship Applicant Site (http://www.aamc.org/students/erasfellow/start.htm)