AAMCNews & Insights AAMCNews Solving medical mysteries: Physicians and researchers collaborate to study the most challenging cases September 29, 2022 AAMCNews Lyme disease is on the rise. Why is there still no vaccine? Two decades after a vaccine was withdrawn, scientists are producing medicines to prevent a disease that afflicts nearly half a million people each year. September 22, 2022 AAMCNews How sewage surveillance is helping spot disease outbreaks early Widespread wastewater testing began during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, public health officials are expanding their efforts to look for other diseases. September 20, 2022 AAMCNews The myth of health inequities: changing the narrative around racism in health Journalist and author Linda Villarosa unveils how racism — more than socioeconomic status or personal behavior — drives inequities. 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Now that I’ve made it, I want to help others like me I started F-1 Doctors to help international students like me find mentorship when applying to U.S. medical schools. July 29, 2021 AAMCNews These physicians work in underserved communities. The National Health Service Corps helps make that financially feasible New funding for the National Health Service Corps will bolster the program’s ability to help physicians work in underserved communities. June 24, 2021 AAMCNews Feeding future doctors: Universities work to alleviate food insecurity among medical students Data on food insecurity among medical students is sparse, but researchers think it’s a growing concern amid the pandemic. Schools are working to help. January 14, 2021 AAMCNews Applications to medical school are at an all-time high. What does this mean for applicants and schools? COVID-19 may be driving a boom in med school applications. We explore the phenomenon, how schools are handling it, and how it could change the face of medicine. October 22, 2020 AAMCNews 7 ways to reduce medical school debt Loan repayment programs. Smart budgeting strategies. Fee assistance programs. Young doctors have many resources as they embark on a medical career. October 14, 2020 AAMCNews Applying to medical school can be expensive. AAMC’s Fee Assistance Program can help. Aspiring doctors can save up to $2,000 in MCAT®, MCAT prep materials, and medical school application fees. January 27, 2020 AAMCNews Will free medical school lead to more primary care physicians? As more schools move to reduce or eliminate student debt, some hope that more students will choose primary care specialties. Here’s why that might not happen. December 2, 2019 AAMCNews Ensure Medical Education Financing Remains Accessible for Students From All Backgrounds Learn more about federal loan programs and the AAMC's position on them. September 10, 2019 Collection Medical School Affordability and Student Aid Despite the expense, more students choose to pursue a career in medicine. Explore how academic medicine is keeping medical school affordable.