Premedical Student Highlights
Attend the Pre-Health Fair
Looking to make an important connection to an admissions committee of a post baccalaureate program or medical school? Mark your calendar to be present at the 21st Annual Pre-Health Fair at Convention. There’s nowhere better to talk with representatives and make that great first impression!
Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 4:30pm – 6:30pm
At the 68th Annual AMSA Annual Convention in Washington, D.C., Hyatt Regency Crystal City / Regency Ballroom EF
Talk to representatives from medical school & post-baccalaureate programs. Make some connections, learn something valuable, and maybe find that perfect program!
We welcome and encourage all of our Premed Convention attendees who want to learn more about these programs to attend.
Sign Up for MCAT Jeopardy
Show what you know, impress your friends and intimidate your challengers by responding to prompts related to biological, physical and social sciences, test strategies, and med school admissions. This is a Jeopardy-style challenge, so make sure your responses are in the form of a question! Carry your team to victory and claim your prize. If only the real MCAT were this much fun. The deadline has passed. We are no longer accepting sign ups for MCAT Jeopardy.
- Teams winning preliminary rounds compete in a championship round
- Preliminary and championship rounds will be on Saturday starting 1:30pm and ending at 3:30pm
- Each member of the champion team will receive a prize (TBA)
- For those not signing up as a group, AMSA will create/assign teams of 3-4 players based on sign-up date.
- All players must register individually for the competition and the AMSA Convention.
- MCAT Jeopardy is open to premed, post-bacc, and grad students only.
- Teams may be composed of players from the same or different schools.
Get into Med School
AMSA’s got the insight you need to prep for the med school application process. Check out these sessions dedicated to getting you where you want to go:
You’ve heard lots of things about the MCAT, but not everything you’ve heard is true. Join this session and learn the top 6 myths of the MCAT so you don’t get tricked! Kaplan’s MCAT experts provide guidance on avoiding the most common pitfalls. You’ll leave this session with a robust plan for MCAT success.
The personal statement is your chance to tell admissions officers who you are! Learn valuable tips for writing the personal statement and how to show admissions officers what sets you apart.