Native Americans into Medicine (NAM)

The deadline to apply for the 2018 Native Americans into Medicine program is May 1, 2018.  

NAM is a six-week summer enrichment program for college Sophmores and Juniors interested in pursuing health careers. The 2018/2019 NAM Summer program will address tobacco use and tobacco related cancer disparities over the course of two summers among American Indian and Alaska Native populations in Minneosta. The dates of the program are June 25th-Aug 3rd, 2018.

Program instructors include a broad range of Native American faculty, health professionals, traditional elders, and medical students. Accepted NAM students earn a stipend for living expenses. Campus housing is also available for those traveling from outside the Duluth region. Click for brochure.

Please download our application here and mail it to: 

182 SMED
1035 University Drive,
Duluth, MN 55812

or email it to:

College and Pre-Med Students

Medical School Pre-Admission Workshop (PAW)

This workshop offers two days of intense preparation and practice for medical school applicants or those close to initiating the process. Medical school admissions faculty, Association of American Medical Colleges staff, and other health professionals address the challenges and strategies within the process.

The Center of American Indian and Minority Health, in partnership with the Association of American Indian Physicians, is pleased to be hosting the next Pre-Admission workshop on July 23-25th in Scottsdale, AZ. Applications are due by July 9th to the CAIMH office. Applications may be emailed to:

Download the 2018 application here. 

Center of American Indian and Minority Health mailing address:
Attn: PAW Application
CAIMH, Medical School Duluth
182 SMED, 1035 University Dr
Duluth, MN 55812
or email application to