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Native Americans into Medicine (NAM)

The deadline to apply for the 2019 Native Americans into Medicine program is March 8, 2019. There will be a limited amount of spots available for 2019. 

NAM is a six-week summer enrichment program for college sophomores and Juniors interested in pursuing health careers. The 2019 NAM Summer program will address tobacco use and tobacco-related cancer disparities over the course of two summers among American Indian and Alaska Native populations in Minnesota. The dates of the program are June 24th-Aug 2nd, 2019. The NAM program is in its 2nd summer and will have the 2018 NAM cohort of students returning. However, there will be a few spots available for 2019. 

Program instructors include a broad range of Native American faculty, health professionals, traditional elders, and medical students. Accepted NAM students earn a stipend for living expenses. Campus housing is also available for those traveling from outside the Duluth region. Click for brochure.

The deadline to apply for the 2019 Native Americans into Medicine program is March 8, 2019. There will be a limited amount of spots available for 2019.

Please download our 2019 application here and mail it to: 

CAIMH
182 SMED
1035 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812

Or email it to: caimh@d.umn.edu.

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Medical School Pre-Admission Workshop (PAW)

The 2019 AAIP/University of Minnesota Pre-Admission Workshop (PAW) will be held Aug. 5-6 at the Crowne Plaza-Chicago West Loop, in Chicago, IL. This workshop is for American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) undergraduate and graduate students interested in pursuing a career in the allied health or medicine fields. It will bring together AAIP member physicians, AI/AN college students, traditional healers, public health professionals, and other interested individuals with the goal of networking, learning and discussing the current state of Native health and health education.

Apply    Workshop Flyer

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