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Build Your Pathway to Success in the Summer Health Professions Education Program

The Summer Health Professions Education Program is a six-week summer academic enrichment program for students interested in the health professions who identify as underrepresented minorities in the health professions and/or are from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. Students have the option to select up to three program sites from locations in 12 different states.

You Ask, We Answer: What Kind of Career Would Suit Me Best?

Q: I’m not sure which health care career would be a good fit for me. How do I figure out which career would be the best one to pursue?

A: That’s a good question! The kind of health care career that will best suit you depends on your personality, skills, knowledge, experience and education. That's why created a page of tools that you can use to assess your interests, strengths and potential. Take a look at the career profiles in the Career Explorer when you're done to match your personal attributes with potential careers.

If you have more questions, take a look at’s FAQ section for answers. If you don’t see the answer there, email us at



Inside the AAMC

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) strengthens the world's most advanced medical care by supporting the entire spectrum of education, research, and patient care activities conducted by our member institutions. Below is a list of announcements from the AAMC.


The following are ways for professionals and students to participate in programs, training, research, fellowship and more.


Read the latest on trends and issues of importance.



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