Health and Biomedical Sciences Program
Related Resources
Allopathic Medicine (MD)
American Medical Association (AMA)   The official site for practicing physicians, this can be helpful to students researching current trends and hot news in the healthcare industry.
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)   This site offers critical information for pre-med students including the fee-based Medical School Admissions Requirements (MSAR), which helps you to research schools to determine which schools fit your best.
AAMC Fact Sheets   Aspiring Docs Program maintains a growing library of fact sheets to help applicants navigate preparation and application to medical school.
American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS)  
The American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS) is a non-profit centralized on-line application processing service required by participating US medical schools.
FIRST  

The AAMC’s FIRST (Financial Information, Resources, Services, and Tools) site provides a wealth of information to manage finances, understand loan repayment options, learn about types of loans available, and manage debt.

Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)   Includes a list of MCAT topics, an overview of the test and electronic MCAT practice tests, including one that is free: These tests are full-length, previously administered tests and provide automated scoring, integrated solutions, and diagnostic report.
Schools Accepting International Applicants   Helpful page of schools admitting international applicants.
Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM)   The website to use in applying to DO programs, this site includes a list of programs nationwide and a link to Osteopathic Medical College Information Book.
American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Application Service   A non-profit centralized on-line application processing service required by participating US osteopathic medical schools.
American Osteopathic Association (AOA)   Professional association of osteopathic physicians; includes a section entitled, "What is a DO?"
Brief Guide to Osteopathic Medicine   Written for osteopathic medical students by DO students.