The Hastings Center » “The Hastings Center is an independent, nonpartisan, and nonprofit bioethics research institute founded in 1969 to explore fundamental and emerging questions in medicine, health care, biotechnology.”
University of Washington Bioethics Topics » “Each topic begins with an overview and a series of commonly asked questions. In addition, there are several case-based scenarios with discussions linked to each topic. Links to additional readings and related Web sites are included at the end of topic.”
Scope Note Series » “The SCOPE NOTE Series is intended to present a current overview of issues and viewpoints related to specific topics in biomedical ethics. It is not designed as a comprehensive review, but rather offers immediate reference to facts, opinion, and legal precedents (if applicable) for scholars, journalists, medical and legal practitioners, students, and interested laypersons.” From Georgetown University, Kennedy Institute of Ethics, National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature.
Current Issues in Health Care
For International Students
International Students and Medical Education: Options and Obstacles (105k PDF*) » By Edward J. Miller, M.A., Director, Health Professions Advisory Program, Yale College and Joni Huff, M.A,. Director of Admissions, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago. (Reproduced with the permission of the authors.)
International M.D. program at George Washington University » Specifically designed for international students who would like to enter an American medical school, but wish to practice medicine in their home country.
The Medical School for International Health » A collaboration between Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Faculty of Health Sciences and Columbia University Medical Center to graduate doctors with special skills in primary care and community, preventive, and population-based medicine. The school prepares physicians to work with diverse populations throughout the globe, and enrolls more than 120 students from around the world.
Medical College Admission Test Registration Information
Official AAMC MCAT Web Site » Updated information about the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT).
Study Guide Zone » Free MCAT resource has a study guide and practice questions for the MCAT.
National Health Service Corps (NHSC) » A unique group of dedicated and caring clinicians providing primary health care to adults and children in the communities of greatest need across the Nation.
Teach For America Grad School Partnerships » A complete list of all schools, including Medicine/Public Health, that have partnered with Teach For America to provide deferments, scholarships, financial aid, etc.
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