Resources

Explore Health Careers - Offers information on a wide variety of health professions, including education and financial aid resources and current issues and trends in health care.

AspiringDocs - Encouraging diversity in medicine, AspiringDocs.org offers information and stories from practitioners in various fields. Learn more about public policy and issues related to diversity in the health care field. 

Occupational Outlook Handbook - The Bureau of Labor and Statistics puts out the Occupational Outlook Handbook to inform job seekers of the trends in employment, expected salaries, and job conditions.

Doctors Diaries - This NOVA series explores the lives of doctors and the issues they have confronted.

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) - The AAMC provides prospective students with information regarding medical schools as well as access to the application service, AMCAS, and information about MCAT preparation and regsitration.

American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) - AACOM provides a directory of all osteopathic schools in the US. Information regarding AACOMAS, the centralized application service, is also available at this link.

American Dental Education Association (ADEA) - Information regarding dental careers, schools in the US and Canada, and information about the centralized application service, AADSAS.

Association of American Veterinary Medicine - Information about VMCAS, the veterinary centralized application service, and veterinary programs within the US and internationally.

Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry (ASCO) - Information regarding careers in optometry, OPTOMCAS application information, and registration and preparation for the OAT. 

Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA) - National organization representation physician assistant programs, including information on admissions.

American Associations of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine (AACPM) - Career information, admissions requirements, and access to the centralized application, AACPMAS.