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2020 Pre-Admission Workshop

Tuscon, AZ
March 12th, 2020 All Day - March 15th, 2020
Where:  University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ
Sponsors:  
AAIP and the Four Corners Alliance
Who Should Attend:  
American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) upper level undergraduate and graduate students interested in pursuing a career in medicine or health.
About the PAW:  This Pre-Admission Workshop is being held through AAIP's partnership with the Four Corners Alliance (University of Colorado, University of Utah, University of New Mexico, University of Arizona - Tucson and University of Arizon - Phoenix).  The PAW is an event held to bring together AAIP member physicians, AI/AN college students, public health professionals, university admissions professionals and other interested individuals with the goal of providing students with the information and skills necessary to succeed in the medical and health-profession school admission process.
Workshop Topics Include:
- Selecting a professional school
- Admissions tests (MCAT)
- Personal statements
- AMCAS application process
- Financial aid and scholarship resources
- Interview process including a mock interview
- Physician & medical student panel presentations
The Pre-Admission Workshop is a 2-day workshop aimed at addressing common challenges encountered by students in the health professional application process.  The curriculum focuses on skills necessary for successful application and admittance to health professional school.  AAIP awards scholarships to college students to cover the cost of airfare, hotel accommodations, conference registration and materials and most meals
Scholarships:  Scholarships for the 2020 PAW are available and awarded on a one-time basis.  These scholarships will cover airfare, lodging and most meals. 

Download the 2020 AAIP/Four Corners Alliance PAW application below: