Students on Health-Oriented Tracks (SHOT)

SHOT provides students with resources to explore health-related fields, facilitates connections with alumni and communication between students, the HPAC, and the CLS. SHOT members can be contacted at shot[at]grinnell[dot]edu

2015-2016 SHOT Leaders:

  • Tela Ebersole '16
  • Sorab Arora '16
  • Carsen Jenkins '17
  • Katie Lottermoser '17

Center for Careers, Life and Service

The CLS has a Graduate and Professional School page on GrinnellShare (Grinnell College login required). Sarah Barks in the CLS can help match you up with job shadowing, internships, and meaningful community service experiences with a health focus. She can also review your application essay with you, help you select programs and schools, and conduct mock interviews. Contact the CLS for more information about Kaplan's web-based MCAT-prep course.

National MCAT Examinations

Visit the MCAT website for a complete list of dates, deadlines, registration information, and scheduling FAQ. What's on the MCAT2015 Exam; Video overview of the new scores (2 minutes).

Associations and Links

Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH)

American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Application Service (AACOMAS)

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

American Dental Association

American Medical Student Association

American Nursing Association

Association of American Medical Colleges

Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges

Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry

Journal of the American Medical Association

Post-Baccalaureate Programs

Medical School Directory

Schools of Public Health Application Service