Blog RSS AMSA On Call Blog RSS http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall.aspx http://backend.userland.com/rss Pre-Med Prerequisites for Taking the New MCAT <p><img style='width: 600px; height: 192px;' alt='On Call New MCAT' src='http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Libraries/Images/Image_for_10_1_14_On-Call_2.sflb.ashx' /></p> <p>The upcoming change to the MCAT also means a change to the typical pre-medical courses we are used to discussing. ...</p> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-10-16/Pre-Med_Prerequisites_for_Taking_the_New_MCAT.aspx David East http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-10-16/Pre-Med_Prerequisites_for_Taking_the_New_MCAT.aspx 80486987-184f-4b76-a9cf-79d82f844617 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:43:23 GMT Lifestyle Medicine <strong>Tracy Lee, OMS II<br/> A.T. Still University-SOMA<br/> Wellness Coordinator<br/> </strong> <p><strong> AMSA Trainee Wellness and Professionalism Committee</strong></p> <p>&nbsp; <img style='margin-left: 0px; margin-right: 0px;' src='http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Libraries/Blogs/WellWed3b.sflb.ashx' alt='Wellness Wednesday' /></p> <p><strong>What is Lifestyle Medicine?...</strong></p> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-10-01/Lifestyle_Medicine.aspx TNPete http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-10-01/Lifestyle_Medicine.aspx 917ef405-7d59-4be8-8672-968f1d138e09 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT What is Changing on the MCAT 2015? <p><img style='width: 600px; height: 360px; margin-top: 2px; border-width: 0px; border-style: solid; margin-right: 12px; vertical-align: middle;' src='http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Libraries/TNP/kaplan_post.sflb.ashx' alt='MCAT current vs. new chart' />&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>If medical school is in your near future, you probably know that,<a href='http://www.mcat2015.com/'> </a><a href='http://www.mcat2015.com/'>as of April 2015, there’s a ...</a></p> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-09-22/What_is_Changing_on_the_MCAT_2015.aspx TNPete http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-09-22/What_is_Changing_on_the_MCAT_2015.aspx 4aa5bdec-eb5d-4874-952b-df499de2bebb Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:04:18 GMT Building connections on the SeaCouver tour <strong>Diana Huang</strong> <p><strong>MD / MA in Urban Bioethics candidate<br/> Temple University School of Medicine&nbsp;</strong></p> <p>This summer, a group of medical ...</p> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-09-18/Building_connections_on_the_SeaCouver_tour.aspx TNPete http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-09-18/Building_connections_on_the_SeaCouver_tour.aspx 1bf49a9a-a63b-4a41-825d-2592bd7e1134 Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMT Medical Student Reaction to Ferguson <strong>Gabriel Edwards<br/> MS3, Oregon Health and Science University<br/> Member, AMSA Health Care For All Steering Committee<br/> </strong> <p>Like many of you, ...</p> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-09-11/Medical_Student_Reaction_to_Ferguson.aspx TNPete http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-09-11/Medical_Student_Reaction_to_Ferguson.aspx bf2317a1-2131-48c0-8b59-e0637717d5e8 Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT Breakfast: Overnight Oatmeal <div class='content_module'> <p><strong>By Tracy Lee, OMS II<br/> A.T. Still University-SOMA<br/> Wellness Coordinator<br/> AMSA Trainee Wellness and Professionalism Committee</strong></p> <p><img style='margin-left: 0px; margin-right: 0px;' alt='Wellness Wednesday' src='http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Libraries/Blogs/WellWed3b.sflb.ashx' /></p> <p> </p> <p>How many times have ...</p></div> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-09-03/Breakfast_Overnight_Oatmeal.aspx Kris http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-09-03/Breakfast_Overnight_Oatmeal.aspx 04b6d881-951d-453e-8419-d1f6ada2aa21 Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:30:00 GMT Pre-Med Checklist from Kaplan MCAT Experts <div class='content_module'> <p><img style='float: right; margin-top: 2px; margin-bottom: 2px; margin-left: 20px; width: 230px; height: 186px;' src='http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Libraries/Blogs/On-Call_Kaplan.sflb.ashx' alt='' />Medical school admissions are extremely competitive: more people are taking the MCAT and applying to medical school than ever before. ...</p></div> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-08-13/Pre-Med_Checklist_from_Kaplan_MCAT_Experts.aspx Kris http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-08-13/Pre-Med_Checklist_from_Kaplan_MCAT_Experts.aspx ebe0e2df-8f4d-4722-89ae-74f0432df5e3 Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:34:06 GMT To save lives and money, choose single-payer health care <div class='content_module'> <p><strong>By Morolake Amole</strong></p> <p>The problem with health care in the United States is not that we suffer from inadequate medical ...</p></div> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-08-13/To_save_lives_and_money_choose_single-payer_health_care.aspx Kris http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-08-13/To_save_lives_and_money_choose_single-payer_health_care.aspx bd4fa38f-4d50-44b4-90a0-4df573c2e4d3 Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:30:00 GMT Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Student Wellness Program <div class='content_module'> <p><strong>By Tracy Lee, OMS II<br/> A.T. Still University-SOMA<br/> Wellness Coordinator<br/> AMSA Trainee Wellness and Professionalism Committee </strong></p> <p>Welcome to Wellness Wednesdays! ...</p></div> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-08-06/Vanderbilt_University_School_of_Medicine_Student_Wellness_Program.aspx Kris http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-08-06/Vanderbilt_University_School_of_Medicine_Student_Wellness_Program.aspx 7a73e7fb-5182-47ee-945f-615289fede4c Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:45:58 GMT AMSA Lobby Day Expanding Health Care Coverage for All <div class='content_module'> <p><strong>Brandon Sandine<br/> Health Care For All Coordinator<br/> American Medical Student Association&nbsp;</strong></p> <p>On Wednesday May 21st and Thursday May 22nd members ...</p></div> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-07-31/AMSA_Lobby_Day_Expanding_Health_Care_Coverage_for_All.aspx Kris http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-07-31/AMSA_Lobby_Day_Expanding_Health_Care_Coverage_for_All.aspx 581c1391-40fb-4aa5-9035-9e30726b1cf7 Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:36:44 GMT A Word from AMSA's 2014-2015 National President <div class='content_module'> <p><img style='float: right; margin: 5px 5px 5px 25px; width: 160px; height: 243px;' src='http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Libraries/Leadership_Headshots/2014BritaniKessler.sflb.ashx' alt='Britani Kessler, DO' />Hey AMSA! This is Britani Kessler, your new National President. My first month in office has been a whirlwind of ...</p></div> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-06-05/A_Word_from_AMSA_s_2014-2015_National_President.aspx Kris http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-06-05/A_Word_from_AMSA_s_2014-2015_National_President.aspx cf418954-1f0e-49f6-bf1f-e86823a72195 Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:46:29 GMT Medical Student Leaders: What You Need to Know to be an Effective Agent of Change at Your Medical School <div class='content_module'> <p><em>Written by Stephen R. Smith, MD, MPH, Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, and founding member ...</em></p></div> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-05-09/Medical_Student_Leaders_What_You_Need_to_Know_to_be_an_Effective_Agent_of_Change_at_Your_Medical_School.aspx Kris http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-05-09/Medical_Student_Leaders_What_You_Need_to_Know_to_be_an_Effective_Agent_of_Change_at_Your_Medical_School.aspx 302e05ab-07d8-4897-b4c3-4e12adc7fcee Fri, 09 May 2014 19:12:10 GMT Activism and Advocacy: How Medical Students at the 1969 AMSA Convention Changed the History of Healthcare Advocacy in the United States <div class='content_module'> <p><strong><em>Written by Stephen R. Smith, MD, MPH, Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, and ...</em></strong></p></div> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-05-02/Activism_and_Advocacy_How_Medical_Students_at_the_1969_AMSA_Convention_Changed_the_History_of_Healthcare_Advocacy_in_the_United_States.aspx Kris http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-05-02/Activism_and_Advocacy_How_Medical_Students_at_the_1969_AMSA_Convention_Changed_the_History_of_Healthcare_Advocacy_in_the_United_States.aspx 4aa6a5b4-6c06-4167-9a8b-f41364b4bf5c Fri, 02 May 2014 12:14:11 GMT An Open Letter to Future Physicians <div class='content_module'> <p><strong>by Mailet Lopez, Founder/CEO of IHadCancer.com</strong> </p> <p>Dear Future Physicians, <br/> <br/> You will be the most important person in the world to ...</p></div> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-04-24/An_Open_Letter_to_Future_Physicians.aspx Kris http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-04-24/An_Open_Letter_to_Future_Physicians.aspx 4b8e3301-7c96-457e-a66b-7ffb957da7b7 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:23:28 GMT Call for Programming <div class='content_module'>Did you attend AMSA's Annual Convention in New Orleans? Have a great idea for a future programming session? Know someone ...</div> http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-04-23/Call_for_Programming.aspx Kim Cunningham http://www.amsa.org/AMSA/Homepage/TakeAction/AMSAOnCall/14-04-23/Call_for_Programming.aspx b5db5295-8544-4ae2-8f53-b996159a6e81 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:35:23 GMT