For students interested in pursuing careers in medicine or medical research, the Association of American Medical Colleges provides a huge list of undergraduate research programs offered during the summer. The list contains information about summer research programs at universities all across the country ranging in a variety of focus areas. Some of these opportunities have a specialized focus while many allow you to work one-on-one with a faculty member in an area of your choosing. And, for added bonus, many of these opportunities are paid! Though research experience is not a requirement for medical school, it is a great way to enhance your preparation for a career in medicine and enrich your understanding of your undergraduate coursework. For the complete list provided by the AAMC follow the link below!