Resources


Useful Links

Get your ACS Study Guide here!

Planning for Graduate Work in Chemistry
Suggestions from the American Chemical Society for those of you considering advanced study

Research Credit Process

Research Paper Guidelines
Guidelines for structuring research papers from the American Chemical Society.

Additional Information for Pre-Pharmacy Students
Pharmacy College Application Service, (PharmCAS)
Centralized service for applying to pharmacy schools
McWhorter School of Pharmacy
Home page for the pharmacy program at Samford University

Harrison School of Pharmacy
Home page for the pharmacy program at Auburn University
AACP (American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy)
Information about many types of pharmacy careers

UAB Office for Pre-Health Advising
With a world-renowned medical center on campus, UAB attracts many students interested in health care careers. If medicine, dentistry, or optometry is in your future, UAB has a pre-health support program to help you meet your goal. This program is designed to help you become a competitive applicant for health professional programs beyond graduation. You may also seek advising here about fields like physician assistant, physical therapy, and other fields. Please call 205-934-6135 to schedule an appointment with your Pre-Health Advisor. Also, I strongly advise you to fully explore this website (which is easy to remember: www.uab.edu/prehealth). Every link has really valuable information.

Organizations UAB Student Affiliate of the ACS The UAB SAACS has been formed to address issues facing undergraduate chemistry majors and foster the awareness of the responsibilities and challenges of the modern chemist. The chapter shall facilitate academic and professional development, research and presentation experiences, and instill departmental spirit and professional pride. Alpha Epsilon Delta UAB Alpha Epsilon DeltaAlpha Epsilon Delta is a national pre-health honor society that initiates students with GPA and evidence of service activities in the middle of their sophomore year. However, all interested students are encouraged to attend the program meetings where much valuable information is offered.

National Honors Societies at UAB There are a number of other honor societies open to students; check the details.

Pre-Pharmacy Scholar's Club
Pre-Pharmacy Scholar's Club is for anyone who is pre-pharmacy, interested in pharmaceutical research, or just interested in medicines in general. In this club, you can build your networks, learn more about the pharmacy profession, and learn more about the requirements for getting accepted into pharmacy school. The Facebook link for the club is
http://www.facebook.com/#!/groups/22835739473/ .  Also, on the UAB Org Sync, there is information about the club, although Facebook is preferred.

Pre-Dental Society at UAB
The purpose of the Pre-Dental Society at UAB is to provide a source of information in order to educate and prepare students about the field of dentistry and various aspects of the dental profession. Membership is open to all UAB students interested in the field of dentistry. The society organizes filed trips to dental schools, gives a mock Dental Admissions test sponsored by Kaplan, and has guest speakers - such as dentists and dental students - talk to our society. The group is involved in community service as well as social events. Visit our website: https://orgsync.com/37445/chapter