Visiting Elective Scholarship Programs for Underrepresented Minorities

Advocate Christ Medical CenterEmergency Medicine Visiting Student Elective Scholarship Program
Contact: ChristEMStudents

Boston Medical Center/Boston University School of Medicine

Subsidized Visiting Elective Program 
Contact: Justin McCummings 
Brown UniversityVisiting Clerkship Program for Underrepresented Minorities
Email for info if interested.
Central Michigan University, College of Medicine

A unique EM Rotation Scholarship Opportunity for Students Underrepresented in Medicine.
Shiela Allen

Cook County Health URM Scholarship/Visiting Minority ClerkshipVisiting Minority Clerkship for Cook County Health
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and Department of Emergency Medicine at Cooper HospitalCooper Emergency Medicine Visiting Scholars Program
Sundip Patel

Denver Health and University of Colorado

Visiting Elective Scholarship Program  
Contact: Christy Angerhofer (Residency Coordinator)
Duke University School of Medicine
Visiting Clinical Scholars Program 
Contact: Office of Diversity and Inclusion or (919) 613-2628 
Froedtert HospitalMedical Student Rotations at Froedtert Hospital
Contact: Jennifer Myszkowski or Heidi Ludtke
Hackensack University Medical Center (New Jersey)Contact: La'Shari Valentin 
Harbor-UCLA Medical CenterPlease contact with any questions.

Harvard Medical School

Visiting Clerkship Program 
Contact: Fahri Ercem
Henry Ford HospitalContact: Dr. Jason Folt
Hennepin County Medical Center (Hennepin Healthcare) Diversity Externship ScholarshipContact: or

Indiana University Department of Emergency Medicine

Contact: Dr. Nash Whitaker
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences- University at BuffaloContact: Samantha Bordonaro, MD
Keck School of Medicine Diversity in Medicine Visiting Clerkship AwardContact: Dr. Taku Taira
LSU Health Sciences Center - Section of Emergency Medicine LSU - New Orleans
Visiting Clerkship in Emergency Medicine Scholarship Program for Underrepresented Minorities 
Contact: Dr. Jennifer Avegno 
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Rochester MN campus)  Visiting Medical Student Clerkship Program - Diversity Scholarship
Michigan MedicineHealth Equity Visiting Clerkship
Contact: Dr. Marcia Perry or 734-764-8185
New York University Bellevue Emergency Medicine Summer FellowshipFor summer 2019
New York University School of Medicine & The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Emergency Medicine
Visiting URM Scholar Program (Website for the Away application. Once the initial application is received, all accepted applicants are sent the information for the scholarship program.) 
Contact: Hilary Fairbrother, MD, MPH, FACEP, Director of UME, / Ellie Pena, Program Administrator
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern UniversityVisiting Elective Program for Students Underrepresented in Medicine
Acceptance to the Visiting Elective Program for Students Underrepresented in Medicine is contingent upon acceptance to the Visiting Student Program for a US Applicant. Students enrolled in medical schools outside of the US and Puerto Rico are not eligible to apply. Additional questions that are not addressed in the pdf application on the website should be directed to:
OHSU Graduate Medical Education and the Center for Diversity & Inclusion
OHSU Diversity Program for Visiting Students  
Contact: GME Diversity Program or (503) 494-8652. 
Or Kim Regner, Education Coordinator, Department of Emergency Medicine
Prisma Health-Upstate- Greenville, SCPrisma Health-Upstate Contact: Jess Marke Clerkship Coordinator or (864) 455-6341. 
Rush Medical CollegeRush is pleased to be able to offer two funded scholarship positions for students traditionally underrepresented in medicine to rotate in our ED.  

Contact: Karmen Howard

Rutgers New Jersey Medical SchoolContact: Tiffany Topson, MA
Stanford University School of Medicine and the Department of Emergency Medicine
Stanford Clinical Opportunity for Residency Experience (SCORE) 
Contact: Al'ai Alvarez, MD, Assistant Residency Program Director
UC San Francisco
Visiting Elective Scholarship Program
Contact: Sandra Lieu
UCLA Department of Emergency Medicine

Visiting Elective Diversity Scholarship

University of California Davis Department of Emergency Medicine
Visiting Underrepresented Scholar Program (VUSP)  
Contact: Alyssa Johnson (clerkship coordinator), 916-734-5016 
University of California Irvine School of MedicineUnderrepresented and Diversity Visiting Student Scholarship
Contact: Ying Hoon
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine Minority
Visiting Clerkship Program  
Contact: N. Oliver
University of Florida College of Medicine - JacksonvilleVisiting Elective Scholars Program
Contact: Lexie Mannix, MD
University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine and University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Emergency Medicine
Visiting Elective Scholarship Program  
Contact: Hans House, MD,  or Kelby Kiefer,  319-384-6468
University of Nashville –Tennessee Emergency Medicine
Visiting Underrepresented Student Program  
Contact: Kimberly Palmiter, Program Coordinator, phone: 615-396-6449
University of Pennsylvania
Department of Emergency Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania 
Penn Underrepresented in Medicine Visiting Clerkship Program 
Contact: Eugenia C. South, MD, MS, Assistant Professor / Iris Reyes, MD, Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine / Kevin R. Scott, MD MSEd, Assistant Residency Director
University of Pittsburgh

Jeannette E. South-Paul, MD Visiting Clerkship (JSPVC) for Students Underrepresented in Medicine

Contact: Rhonda Matthews

University of Washington School of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine
University of Washington Emergency Medicine Scholars Program
Contact: Alexis Rush, Coordinator
University of Wisconsin, Department of Emergency Medicine

Diversity Scholarship for Visiting Medical Students
Contact: Niki Hagen

Vanderbilt Department of Emergency Medicine and Vanderbilt University Office of Diversity Affairs
Vanderbilt URM Stipend for Visiting Medical Students
Contact: Cheri Crum
VCU Emergency Medicine Health Equity Acting InternshipThe Emergency Medicine Health Equity AI is a 4-week acting internship intended for students with a special interest in underserved patient populations or in underrepresentation in emergency medicine. Applicants must apply through VSAS, meet VCU School of Medicine requirements, and submit a 500-word description of how their experiences have influenced their study of medicine, their career choice (past, present, or future), or affected their appreciation of challenges faced by medically underserved and under-resourced populations. Applicants may apply as early as February 1st by uploading a CV and essay. Acceptances made prior to VCU opening in VSAS are contingent upon satisfying VCU School of Medicine requirements through VSAS. Financial assistance for the rotation will be offered by means of reimbursement. More information about VCU rotations will be available in VSAS in March, and processing of VSAS applications will begin in April. Contact: Nathan Lewis, MD
Wake Forest Baptist Health Scholarship Clerkship
Contact: Joycelyn Johnson or 336 716-3770
Washington University School of Medicine

Diversity Scholarship

Contact: Ernesto Romo

West Virginia University
Underrepresented in Medicine Visiting Medical scholarship for Emergency Medicine at WVU    
Contact person: Ashley Curry
Yale New Haven Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine Scholarship for Underrepresented Minorities 
Contact: Lisa Courtney