An Analysis of Factors that Affect the Acceptance of American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/ANs) into Medical School Training Programs


This study surveyed those AI/AN students who applied to the University of Washington School of Medicine over two years to identify the supports and barriers they experienced in the application process, the path they have taken if rejected from medical school, and how their medical school rejection (if rejected) may have affected their plans to enter a health profession.






Authors Title Type Date Documents/Media
Patterson DG, Baldwin LM, Olsen P Supports and obstacles in the medical school application process for American Indians and Alaska Natives PUBLICATION 05-01-2009 Article