Effective mentorship can be one of the most important determinants of being a a successful medical school applicant. AMSA realizes the need for guidance and has created this program to help its members. Our medical student mentors come from various schools across Texas such as: McGovern, UTMB, UTSW, etc.
Requirements to join medical mentorship program:
– must be a paid member
MIDDLE SCHOOL MENTORS
You will also get the chance to have a positive impact on the lives of middle schoolers in the second/third ward area! Be a role model to kids who don’t have family who went to a university.
Requirements to join middle school mentorship program:
– 6 months experience with children
– attend a 1.5hr training session
1st Mentoship Meeting
We will be having our first medical student mentorship meet-up of the spring semester at a coffee shop known as Tout Suite! Having a mentor is crucial to premedical students, especially those in the process of applying to medical school or getting ready to apply. This event will be a great opportunity to get guidance and answers on how to go about continuing on your path.
AMSA Advising Link: As a part of our new education program, we will be offering advising appointments for our members. These will include academic advising, picking out courses for the next semester, forming MCAT study plans and any other concerns that you may want to discuss