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FIRST for Pre-health Advisors

Pre-health Advisors

Resources for staff who advise aspiring medical students

Financial Information, Resources, Services, and Tools

FIRST is designed to help members of the academic medicine community navigate the complexities of financial aid, student debt, and money management.

2014 Student Loans and Debt Management Webinar for Graduating Students

student loan and debt management

This webinar features Nicole Knight, Senior Education Debt Management Specialist, as she explains repayment options and provides common sense strategies for managing student loan debt.

Financial Aid Toolkit

Checklist with the items topic, audience, format, and timeline. Not sure what you're looking for?
The Financial Aid Toolkit has it all! Customize your results by topic, audience, and format.

Medloans® Organizer and Calculator

Medloans Organizer and Calculator

Organize and track your loans, then view sample repayment scenarios with the Medloans® Organizer and Calculator, the only Web tool of its kind developed for medical students.

October 2013 Debt Fact Card

Debt Fact Card

2013 Medical Student Education: Debt, Costs, and Loan Repayment Facts

To order the October 2013 Debt Fact Card

The Economics of Becoming a Doctor

Videos explaining medical school financing and repayment strategies during residency.

President Obama’s FY 2015 Budget Proposal: Impact on Medical Student Financial Aid

Read the Fast Facts from AAMC Government Relations

Financial Literacy 101 External Link

Learn about financial topics unique to the needs of medical students and residents.

FIRST Resources

Guides, publications, and resources pertaining to financial aid, debt management, and loan repayment.

Cover of publication titled Physician Education Debt and the Cost to Attend Medical School
Physician Education Debt and the Cost to Attend Medical School 

2012 Update
This report outlines current trends in education debt and the cost to attend medical school, with a focus on 2012 data.


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