My name is Linh Vu and I am currently a 5th year Public Health Sciences major and Psychology & Social Behavior minor at UC Irvine. Being Pre-Medical Director for National APAMSA this year, I hope to provide resources that are helpful and informative to pre-medical students who are seeking for guidance and mentorship. 

If you have any questions or comments, please let me know! My emails are linhhv@uci.edu and linhhvuu@yahoo.com. I look forward to seeing you at this year's Pre-medical Day in September!


Each year, the Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (APAMSA) hosts a National Pre-Medical Student Day as part of the APAMSA National Conference. Our goal is to provide resources and opportunities for pre-medical students to succeed.

Pre-medical Day 2015: University of California, Irvine School of Medicine (Sunday, September 27, 2015)



Registration for the Pre-Medical Student Day is on Monday, July 20, 2015! This event is open to all pre-medical students, not just APAMSA members!

Register here: http://2015conference.apamsa.org/registration/

Sneak peak of the workshops that will be held on Pre-medical Day 2015:

1) Admissions committee panel: What Does It Take To Get Into Medical School?

–(Deans from various California medical schools)

2) Post-baccalaureate programs: Have no fear, Post-Baccalaureate Directors are here!

–(Directors/Coordinators from the UC Post-baccalaureate Consortium)

3) Two Kinds of Physicians: Allopathic (MD) and Osteopathic (DO)

–Medical students from various medical schools in the nation

4) Practice Your Interview Techniques: Multiple Interviews

–(Medical Students from National APAMSA. Sign up Here!)

5) Practice Your Interview Techniques: One-on-One

–(Medical Students from National APAMSA. Sign up Here!)

6) LCDR Murriel: Navy Medical School Scholarship

–Click Here to learn more about LCDR Murriel


Calling all pre-medical students!

Do you wish to attend the 2015 National Conference & Pre-medical Day but don’t have the financial means? Fear no more! We are here to help you by offering free registration! Please click on the image below to find out more information.

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mdThe road to becoming a physician is  difficult without guidance. Thus, National APAMSA is here to provide resources to help you succeed!

1) APAMSA Mentorship Program

–If you are a pre-medical student and would like to be a part of the mentorship program, please email linhhv@uci.edu or linhhvuu@yahoo.com. Our mission is to guide pre-medical students through the hurdles of college, MCAT, AMCAS, & many more through establishing a relationship between mentor (medical students) & mentee.

2) MD100 Project at Nhan Hoa Clinic in Southern California

–The non-profit & federally qualified health center, Nhan Hoa Clinic, and a group of pre-medical students initiated the MD100 Project in 2013. The MD100 Project’s mission is to assist fellow students become acquainted to the intensity of the medical field as well as to offer guidance in order to become a successful medical school applicant. Furthermore, our goal is also to enlighten students with the joy being involved and lending a hand in making the world a better place.

Every year, MD100 Project holds its biggest event, 5-Weekend Seminar, to provide guidance to pre-medical students through workshops such as an overview of medical school, AMCAS, personal statement tips & MCAT, mock interviews, medical student panel, and physician panel. If you are interested in learning more about the medical field, click on the link below to view the 5-Weekend Seminar’s podcasts.

>>MD100 Project


More Resources

Free Download of Undergrad & Med school Overview PDF

Free Download of AMCAS Powerpoint

MD100 Project

Premed Essay Contest (2011)

Premed Extracurricular Activities

Application Resources