Member Resources

EMED Member Drive

The Drive is where we place member-only materials and information. Items on the drive include a physician shadowing list, MCAT study tips, helpful guides, etc. If you've signed up through VolLink, you have access to this resource by clicking the drive logo to the right (or below on mobile). If you do not have access, please request it by emailing

Summer Research or Shadowing Programs

This exhaustive list has almost all summer research opportunities in the United States listed. However, be aware most applications open late fall semester and close in January.

Access the list here:

Tips and Tricks:

Below is a list of articles, web-pages, and guides that give interesting information on different aspects of the application process. They are listed by category. If you find something worth putting on the list, email it to

AMCAS Application

Medical School Requirements:

MCAT Preparation:

Interview Strategies:

Letters of Recommendation:

General Guides: