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Summer Opportunity: AAP Research and Clinical Externships

Thursday, January 29, 2015

The Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP) is now accepting applications for Research and Clinical Externships.

The AAP is offering funded research and clinical externships for medical students in physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R), a specialty that aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to patients with physical impairments or disabilities.

There are two eight-week programs offered to medical students between the first and second year of medical school, with attached stipends of $4,000.

The Rehabilitation Research Experience for Medical Students (RREMS) offers a structured research experience paired with the opportunity to work alongside the most successful and respected faculty members in PM&R. RREMS application deadline is March 6. Click here for more information and to access the application form.

The Medical Student Summer Clinical Externship (MSSCE) offers hands on clinical experience and the opportunity to see patients and establish mentors in PM&R. MSSCE application deadline is February 13. Click here for more information and to access the application form.