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Student Academic Resources

Recognizing that medicine is a highly complex and diversified field and that interests of medical students are quite varied, the OUME works closely with the Office of Student Affairs (OSA) to support and emphasize a strong elective program to complement required areas of study.

Humanities in Medicine Annotated Bibliography

This thematically organized, annotated collection of short stories, poems and essays from the perspectives of doctors, nurses, students, and patients was created by UMass students and faculty as a medical humanities resource to be used by faculty and students who are seeing patients, teaching or studying the featured topics:  Medical Humanities at your Finger Tips

Intl Med Peru UMMS SSP Intl Med Nicaragua UMMS SSP 2 Intl Med Ed

Student Medical Education Opportunities

The American Medical Association Accelerating Change in Medical Education: Health System Science Student, Resident, and Fellow Impact Challenge -- For a learner who leveraged their knowledge of health systems science to impact patient care, submit your strongest stories that are specific and innovation with measurable results. Cash prizes awarded. Submission due July 19, 2021. Learn more

IAMSE-ScholarRx Education Research Grant -- The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is pleased to announce the “ScholarRx-IAMSE Student Educational Research Grants” Program. The purpose of this program is to promote student educational research and scholarship that is innovative and relevant to the mission of IAMSE. Up to four (4) student grants will be awarded for up to $2500. Learn More

Association for Surgical Education: Promising Medical Student Surgery Education Research Award, Learn More