SMDEP Alumni Summit and 25th Anniversary Celebration

December 5th, 2014

Join the Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP) for its professional development conference for program alumni in Washington, DC, December 5-6.  The conference is an opportunity for alumni to engage, learn and share with their peers and leaders in the health professions. Sessions are geared toward the broad spectrum of alumni to meet academic,… Continue reading

SMDEP Alumni Summit Call for Student Research Posters

October 8th, 2014

2014 Student Research Poster Session Criteria & Guidelines The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Summer Medical and Dental Education Program National Program (SMDEP) invites you to submit your abstracts and research from your academic or summer experience. As aspiring health professionals and researchers, this poster session is intended for students to gain experience in presentation skills… Continue reading

SMDEP Alumni Reception at UC-Davis Pre-Medical and Pre-health Professions Conference

September 18th, 2014

October 11, 2014 from 6:15 pm to 7:30 pm Davis, United States The Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP) will host a desert reception for alumni attending the UC Davis Pre-Medical and Pre-Health Professions Conference on Saturday, October 11 from 6:15pm-7:30pm in the Griffin Lounge at Memorial Union

25th Anniversary Alumni Luncheon

September 18th, 2014

American Medical Association

April 10th, 2014

The American Medical Association (AMA), founded in 1847 and incorporated in 1897, is the largest association of physicians–both MDs and DOs–and medical students in the United States. The AMA mission is to promote the art and science of medicine and betterment of public health. For AMA resources for medical students, click here: AMA – Medical… Continue reading

American Dental Association

April 10th, 2014

Founded in 1859, the not-for-profit American Dental Association (ADA) is the nation’s largest dental association, representing more than 157,000 dentist members. Since then, the ADA has grown to become the leading source of oral health related information for dentists and their patients. The ADA is committed to its members and to the improvement of oral… Continue reading

American Dental Education Association (ADEA)

March 26th, 2014

An organization representing academic dentistry, the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) is the voice of dental education. Founded in 1923, ADEA has existed to serve the curious youngster wondering how to become a dentist, the hardworking educator training the dental professionals of the future, and those striving for scientific or public policy improvements in oral… Continue reading

National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program

March 26th, 2014

The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) offers tax-free loan repayment assistance to support qualified health care providers who choose to take their skills where they’re most needed. To view the NHSC loan repayment options, click here: NHSC Loan Repayment.    

Indian Health Service Scholarship Program

March 26th, 2014

The IHS Scholarship Program provides qualified American Indian and Alaska Native health professions students an opportunity to establish an educational foundation for each stage of your pre-professional careers. Since IHS began providing scholarship support to American Indian and Alaska Native students to pursue health profession careers in 1978, the program has grown to support, educate… Continue reading

Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP)

March 26th, 2014

The Army, Navy, and Air Force offer a service scholarship to students who attend medical and dental school programs. If accepted, students receive full coverage of all tuition/fee charges as well as reimbursement of health insurance costs and other related school expenses. A monthly living stipend, which is currently around $2,000 per month, is also… Continue reading