There are several steps in transitioning from medical school to residency or in pursuing an MD, MD-PhD, or PhD degree, including choosing your specialty, applying to programs, and managing your finances. The AAMC offers several webinars to help you navigate the process.
Specialty Exploration and Selection
This webinar addresses common questions about the away rotation process. Attendees heard directly from a panel of Host institutions and gained an understanding of their respective review and decision-making processes.
This webinar features a panel of current and recently graduated medical residents across a variety of specialties. Hear them discuss their specialty choices, the factors and considerations they grappled with, and how they ultimately decided the path in medicine they pursued.
A collaboration of the AAMC's Group on Educational Affairs (GEA), Group on Student Affairs (GSA), Group on Information Resources (GIR), and Organization of Student Representatives (OSR), this webinar addresses issues arising from the alteration of Step 1 scoring.
Applying to MD/PhD and PhD Programs
This webinar is recording of the PhD Outreach Committee presentation at the 2022 NIH Graduate & Professional School Fair on PhD Life Sciences programs. It covers the application process, career options, and more.
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This video discusses how to obtain the best home financing and explains the steps to take and questions to ask when applying for a mortgage.
During this webinar you will learn about the types of insurances, tools, tactics, and resources that will maximize your knowledge and help you prepare to obtain the proper insurance coverage throughout your medical career.
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Applying to Residencies and Fellowships
This webinar features AAMC and AMA transition to residency tools such as Careers in Medicine, FREIDA™, the Residency Explorer research tool, an overview of the new content in the MyERAS application, and more.