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Medical and Dental School preparation:

University of Louisville Summer Medical and Dental Education program (SMDEP) - Summer program for Freshmen and Sophomores

Univ. of Cincinnati Summer Premed enrichment program (SPEP) - Summer immersion program for sophomores and juniors

UT Medical Center - Medical Explorations Program - shadowing physicians; first come, first served so apply early!

Pediatric Oncology Education Program (POE), St. Jude's Children's Hospital, Memphis, TN - (funded by NIH / National Cancer Institute)

 

Graduate Schools:

GRE Graduate Record Examinations

Graduate Bioinformatics information

 

Environmental Internship Opportunities

http://www.aza.org/joblistings/

http://www.accwt.org/volunteer.html

http://www.ecoemploy.com

http://www.eco.org

http://wfscnet.tamu.edu/jobboard/index.htm

http://www.conbio.org/jobs

http://www.nature.org/careers

http://southeastee.org/core/item/topic.aspx?s=0.0.107.22&ssg=1&tid=80300

http://www.cyber-sierra.com/nrjobs/ 

 

Undergraduate Summer Field and Laboratory Research

Many large universities have summer undergraduate research programs and many provide a stipend. Search the internet for additional programs.

Ledford Award 2011-2012

Kentucky Young Scientist Summer Research program - (KYSS) - Univ. Kentucky

Vanderbilt Summer Science Academy

Summer Undergraduate Research Program at Emory

US Department of Energy Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships

Minority fellowship for rising juniors UNCF Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarships and Summer Internship

 

Web Links for health careers:

Association of American Medical Colleges:
http://www.aamc.org/

MCAT information and application:
https://www.aamc.org/students/applying/mcat/

AMCAS information and application:
https://www.aamc.org/students/applying/amcas/

Information for prospective medical students: 
https://www.aamc.org/students/aspiring/

Medical Schools in the US and Canada:
Association of American Medical Schools

Certified Nursing Assistant Classes:
http://www.cnaclasses.org

AAMC resources for pre-med students (pdf) https://www.aamc.org/students/download/358460/data/premed.pdf

 

Directory of Nursing Schools in the U.S.

http://www.bestnursingdegree.com

 

Interview tips for medical schools:

www.studentdoctor.net

www.interviewfeedback.com

www.mdapplicants.com

 

MCAT preparation courses:

Kaplan

Princeton Review

www.wikipremed.com

MCAT/DAT Review Workshop - Univ. of Louisville summer program - for students after 2 years of college

Scholarships

2011-2012 Science Scholarships

 

Other Links

Biology Alumni Facebook Group

Environmental Club Facebook Group