Education & Career Development


AMSA strives to extend the scope of our members’ medical education through institutes, international exchanges and career developing opportunities.

AMSA International Health Opportunities Directory

Since the first edition was published in 1984, the AMSA International Health Opportunities Directory has been a popular AMSA resource. Now as a searchable mobile-friendly online directory, it is conveniently accessible from all devices. Use this directory as a tool for information on global health programs and organizations for worldwide discovery and service.

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AMSA Fellowship Program

The AMSA Fellowship Program is an intensive one-year long educational immersion experience. Through experiential education, mentorship, professional development opportunities, and individual scholarly pursuits, fellows support AMSA’s vision while gaining knowledge about organizational development and leadership.

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International Exchanges

AMSA’s IFMSA exchange program offers students the opportunity to participate in clerkships, research activities, exchanges and electives worldwide.

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Programs & Events

From conferences to leadership institutes to elective courses, there is something here for everyone!

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AMSA Action Committees

Getting involved with AMSA Action Committees is one of the best ways to learn, network, and take an active role in AMSA activities.

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More From AMSA

  • Charting a Course to Medical School
    A step-by-step process, including lists of traditional classes from freshman year in college, to how to register for the MCAT, financial aid, non-traditional applicants, where to find the actual application to medical school, minority applicants and how to choose a medical school that’s what YOU want!
  • AMSA Webinar Resource Center
    Online guest speakers and training sessions are often recorded and have been compiled for viewing at your leisure.
  • Succeeding in the Match Video Series
  • Free Resources for Students
    Recommended by fellow students, these resources are free for physicians-in-training.