Watch webinars containing resources, guidance, and tips about the AAMC's services (SHPEP, FAP, FIRST, MCAT, AMCAS) to help you conquer the medical school application process.
Check out the webinars below for more information.
From Premed to Med Student: Student Tips for Successfully Preparing for the MCAT Exam and Medical School
Hear directly from three first-year medical students about how they prepared for the MCAT exam. This webinar will provide tips and strategies to help you get ready to take the exam and prepare for medical school.
Supporting Applicants through the 2023 AMCAS Application Cycle
This webinar prepares advisors for the 2023 AMCAS application cycle. This presentation includes a walkthrough of the 2023 AMCAS application, the Advisor Information System (AIS) and additional resources for advisors.
2022 AAMC Fee Assistance Program Webinar
This 60-minute webinar covered the 2022 Fee Assistance Program benefits, new eligibility requirements, the application process, and included time for Q&A.
Navigating the AMCAS Choose Your Medical School Tool for 2022 Cycle Applicants
The webinar shares key steps in navigating the Choose Your Medical School tool and highlights important dates in the admissions process and around the Application and Acceptance Protocols.
AMCAS Updates and Preparing 2022 Cycle Applicants for the Chose Your Medical School Tool
This webinar is for advisors about new features within the Chose Your Medical School Tool and key timelines for applicants and schools.
2022 MCAT Testing Year Update for Examinees
Learn about updates to the 2022 MCAT testing year, February registration process, and MCAT preparation resources to help you get ready for the exam.
Preparing for the MCAT Exam
This AAMC MCAT Prep webinar addresses how to strategically prepare for the MCAT exam using AAMC free resources. Extra time was provided at the end to answer questions from the participants. Learn more at aamc.org/mcatprep
AAMC Premed Pathways Presentation
The AAMC is dedicated to providing resources to aspiring physicians and advisors that will assist in guiding students on their journey to medical school. This video outlines the application process and features some of the AAMC's most popular resources.
Getting Candid About COVID-19: The Impact, The Response, The Way Forward [AAMC Health Professions Week 2021 Panel]
This panel provides viewers with a greater understanding of the medical field through our panel of medical students and professionals representing the AAMC/CDC Vaccine Voices project, APAMSA, and ANAMS.
Steps to Success with the SHPEP Application
A 60-minute session focused on the free educational opportunities SHPEP offers and tips for completing an application. Attendees will also gain insight into the SHPEP experience from Austin Rios, who serves as an SHPEP Ambassador.
2022 AMCAS Application Cycle Webinar for Applicants
This 90-minute session will prepare applicants for the 2022 AMCAS application cycle. Attendees will receive a walkthrough of the AMCAS application, available AMCAS resources for applicants and more!
2022 AMCAS Application Cycle Webinar for Applicants (PDF)
PDF slides of the webinar, Navigating the 2022 AMCAS Application Cycle for Applicants, covering the 2022 AMCAS application and resources.
Supporting Applicants through the 2022 AMCAS Application Cycle
This webinar will prepare advisors for the 2022 AMCAS application cycle. Attendees will receive a walkthrough of the 2022 AMCAS application and the Advisor Information System (AIS).
AMCAS Opening Cycle Webinar for Registrars
This webinar helps undergraduate institution registrars and prehealth advisors better understand AMCAS policies and procedures around transcript receipt and processing for the 2022 application cycle.
AMCAS Updates, Applicant Work and Extracurricular Activity Experiences, and Preparing 2021 Cycle Applicants for the Choose Your Medical School Tool. (Video and PowerPoint Slides) - February 2021
This webinar reviews important dates, policies, resources, and updates, including how COVID-19 has impacted the admissions process and how to support 2021 cycle applicants with the opening of the Choose Your Medical School tool.
Supporting Applicants with Using the AMCAS Choose Your Medical School Tool
This webinar is for Advisors to learn how the Choose Your Medical School Tool works and how to support applicants. Originally recorded on Wednesday, February 26, 2020.
2021 AAMC Fee Assistance Program Webinar
This pre-recorded webinar covers how medical school applicants can save over $2,000 through the Fee Assistance Program. It walks through the 2021 Fee Assistance Program benefits, eligibility requirements, and application process.
2021 AAMC Fee Assistance Program Webinar Slides PDF
Read these slides for information about the 2021 AAMC Fee Assistance Program
Distance Traveled and Blemishes from Your Past
Worried about what you may have done or didn’t do in your past? You may think it’s a scar on your application, but admissions officers may see it as a blemish. How can you figure out what is isn’t a red flag or blocker on your application?
Career Changers - Medical School Student Profiles
Considering changing careers and embarking on the journey to medical school? This session features an admissions officer and a panel of current students and residents from both health professions and non-health professions careers.
Knowing When, Where and How to Re-Apply
Listen to the expertise of an admissions officer, prehealth advisor, and successful reapplicants as they discuss how to review your unsuccessful application for lessons learned, red flags or gaps.
Applying During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic - What’s Changed?
Hear directly from medical schools as they explain how they’ve adjusted their admissions policies due to COVID-19.
Live Q&A Panel: Anatomy of An Applicant
Meet current medical students and Anatomy of An Applicant participants and get your questions answered during this live Q&A panel. This session will include a brief presentation of the Anatomy of An Applicant Core Competencies workbook.
What Financial Tips Would You Offer to Premed Students?
A medical student shares some financial tips for premed students.
Money Management for Entering Medical School Students
This video provides information to help entering medical students borrow wisely and understand money management during medical school.
AAMC's Financial Wellness Program
The AAMC's Financial Wellness program helps students and residents with general money management concepts, such as budgeting, credit, taxes, insurance, etc.
Behavioral Economics and Financial Wellness
View this video to learn how behavioral economics relates to financial decisions and our relationship with money.
7 Steps to Increase Your Credit Score (During Medical School and Residency)
Building good credit is not a quick process, it takes time and intentional decisions, but with these actions, you can increase your credit score.
How to Improve Your Credit During Medical School and Residency
What is needed to build creditworthiness is a few intentional actions and time; listen to these instructions to learn how to improve your credit score
AAMC Premed Forum
COVID-19 has caused unprecedented challenges for the premed community. Our premed forum with David Skorton, MD, AAMC president and CEO, addresses questions about the admissions process and more. Please contact 202-828-0600 for further assistance.