The OSA offers many opportunities in career exploration and guidance, including career planning, help writing CVs and personal statements, and preparing for residency interviews. Stop by their office on the 4th floor of the Tufts Center for Medical Education building or contact OSA staff via phone or email.
The American Association of Medical Colleges Careers in Medicine page is a good place to start exploring specialties and strategies for securing a residency. Access self-assessments to help you make career decisions based on your values, interests, personality, and skills; find information about specialties; and search residency programs.
Doctors at any stage, from early in training to mid-career, to nearing retirement, can use Careers Beyond Clinical Medicine to clearly evaluate the issues involved when considering a career change. This book shows physicians how they can serve society and patients in innovative ways, and make anotable impact on health care delivery, policy and quality when they use their medical background in a non-traditional career pursuit.
Whether establishing a solo practice, joining a group, or purchasing an existing practice, this comprehensive resource provides in-depth information on the fundamentals of strategic practice management and future planning for the medical practice.