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Links to Sources of Information

Allopathic (MD) Medical School

http://www.nextgenmd.org/about.html - Next Generation is an e-journal for undergrads contemplating medical school that's put out by the very prestigious New England Journal of Medicine.  It contains some articles on medicine and much information about the undergraduate preparation process.

 

http://www.aamc.org  - Association of American Medical Colleges website has a wealth of information concerning, primarily, allopathic (M.D.) medical schools, including MCAT (Medical College Admission Test) information, AMCAS (American Medical College Application Service) information and links to schools and advice in many areas.

 

http://www-med.stanford.edu/medworld/home/  - Stanford's MedWorld website with lots of information from faculty and medical students

 

Osteopathic (DO) Medical School –

http://www.nextgenmd.org/about.html - Next Generation is an e-journal for undergrads contemplating medical school that's put out by the very prestigious New England Journal of Medicine.  It contains some articles on medicine and much information about the undergraduate preparation process.

 

http://www.aacom.org/  - American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine gives specific information concerning osteopathic medical schools, a route to the D.O. degree often overlooked by pre-med students not thoroughly familiar with medical practice.

 

Dental School -

http://www.ada.org/prof/ed/index.asp  - American Dental Association website; information on dental school, admissions, and DAT (Dental Admissions Test)

 

http://www.adea.org/  - American Dental Education Association website with information on nearly all dental schools and admissions

 

Optometry School

http://www.opted.org/ - ASCO (Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry) website has information on careers and schools of optometry, the OAT (Optometry Admissions Test), and other valuable student and professional information

 

http://www.aaopt.org/ - American Academy of Optometry professional organization website

 

http://www.pco.edu/ - Pennsylvania College of Optometry website

 

Podiatry School

http://www.apma.org – American Podiatric Medical Association professional organization website

 

http://aacpm.org – American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine gives information on admissions to all seven schools of podiatric medicine

 

Veterinary School -

http://www.aavmc.org/  - American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges website gives information on vet schools, veterinary medicine and associated professions, admissions information and advice for preparation.  Includes list of vet schools, their requirements and special statistics.

 

Physical Therapy –

http://www.apta.org/  - American Physical Therapy Association website includes current research, physical therapy news, consumer information, career advice and access to back issues of the association’s journal.

 

Occupational Therapy –

http://www.aota.org/  - American Occupational Therapy Association website

 

 Physician Assistant –

 
http://www.aapa.org - American Academy of Physician Assistants website

Last Reviewed: December 7, 2007