Pre-Medical Student Division

Pre-Medical Branch and Student Presentation Applications are now open!

Submission Deadline: January 22nd, 2017

Join the pre-medical division as we launch our first student presentation sessions at this year’s annual conference! AMWA’s 102nd annual meeting will be held between March 31st – April 2nd in San Francisco, California. Please note that applications to these presentations are separate from the main student poster presentations with all divisions (pre-medical, medical students, and residents). To view the application for this event, please click here.

Students must register for the conference and can either present during the Pre-Medical Student Presentations or the Pre-Medical Branch Presentations. Direct registration for the conference can be found here.  Both sessions are on Saturday, April 1st, 2017. The first session will take place at 1:15 PM – 2:15 PM, following with the second session at 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM. APPLICATIONS CAN BE FOUND BELOW.

IMPORTANT! At this meeting, presentations will be required to be presented in a digital format. Your presentation will be a PowerPoint file consisting of approximately 5 slides. You must be available to present during your assigned time in order to be eligible and will be required to be present at the start of the presentation session(s). You will be assigned a 10-minute timeslot to present (approximately 6 – 7 minutes for your presentation & 2 – 3 minutes for questions). Another email regarding timeslots and further instructions will be sent out to those who are accepted at a later time.

Before submitting an application, please read the submission guidelines below.

The deadline is January 22nd, 2017 for pre-medical students. Acceptances will be sent approximately within 4 weeks of submission. Decisions will be made on a rolling basis, thus, earlier submissions may be given preference.

Pre-Medical Student Presentations

Application can be found by clicking here.

Are you a working in a research lab, involved in an outside organization that helped you as a pre-medical student, or participating in advocacy work? Tell us about your experience! This is a great opportunity for you to share your personal involvement with other AMWA pre-medical members from across the country.

Submission categories include but are not limited to: Clinical care – best practices, Clinical care – case study, Research – human subjects (clinical), Research – bench, advocacy, etc.

Pre-Medical Branch Presentations

Application can be found by clicking here.

These presentations are designed for student(s) to share their branch activity with other conference attendees. Whether you are just starting as a branch or have been approved for a long time, please share your chapter ideas and current activity.

Topics include but are not limited to: mentoring initiatives, monthly activities, charity involvement, fundraising events, etc.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Limit of two presenters per presentation
  • All branch member names/presenters should be listed.
  • Submitting author must be available to present at the conference
  • Provide a 400-word description of presentation.
  • Changes to your submission will not be accepted
  • Formatting: at least text size 24
  • Credit Slide/Citations- for research presentations or where it is needed, depending on each topic

For any further questions, please email and

Pre-Medical Branch and Student Awards

Please click here to apply for these awards, which will be presented at the conference.