At AMSA, we provide our own volunteering events to active general members. Check out our volunteering opportunities that are up-to-date under "Volunteering Events" (click "Volunteering" under the "Events" tab) and the calendar on the "Home" page. We also provide rides and keep track of hours for our active chapter members for the events! Click our Dues tab to learn how to be an active member of the UCR AMSA chapter.
Cope Health Scholars
COPE Health Scholars is another volunteering program many of our members do! It offers clinical experience in a hospital setting with rotations. For the COPE Program specific to Riverside Community Hospital, click here!
Barstow Community Hospital Scribing
Barstow Community Hospital is looking for potentially interested students who would like to become scribes in their Emergency Room. This is a great opportunity for any pre-health students who are interested in gaining paid clinical experience, learning more about medicine in an exciting, fast-paced environment, and working with underserved and/or rural communities in medicine. Scribes will learn alongside doctors and other healthcare providers by taking notes on patient visits and completing electronic charts for each patient. The program will provide training for all scribes! If you are interested in this opportunity, please fill out this form.
Local Medical Assistant Job Opportunity
Looking for a local medical assistant job opportunity? Gain hands-on patient care experience at Total Care Walk-in Clinic, one of the leading primary care/urgent care practices in SoCal. Assist a team of MDs, PAs, and NPs with front and back office duties including venipuncture, EKGs, spirometry, allergy testing, and more. All training is provided; no certification is necessary:
Company: TotalCare Walk-In Clinic
Position: Medical Assistant (no certification needed, they will train you)
Location: San Bernardino
Schedule: Full-Time (at least 30 hrs/wk)
Requirements: Recent college graduate who aspires to be a PA, NP, DO, or MD. Mandarin Chinese/Spanish speakers preferred.
To apply: Please complete the 20 minute application here
Behavioral Lab Subject Pool Recruitment
The UCR School of Business Behavioral Lab is recruiting participants to take part in research studies conducted by faculty. Studies will be on topics such as decision-making, consumer behavior, organizational behavior, negotiations, and group work. These studies will pay cash for in-person studies (ranging from $5 to $50, depending on the study) or provide opportunities to win Amazon gift cards (ranging from $25 to $100, depending on the study). Studies will be available throughout the year depending on researchers' needs. When studies become available, you will be notified by email and will be able to sign up for a specific session or directly participate in an online study.
If you wish to take part in these studies, please register using this link.
Stanford University Medical Scribe Fellowship (COMET)
Applications for the Stanford University Medical Scribe Fellowship for the 2024 - 2025 year are now open!
They are looking for motivated individuals who have completed undergraduate studies by summer 2024 and are interested in pursuing a career in healthcare. Fellows are paired with clinical faculty in different specialties at Stanford University School of Medicine and/or at our partnering or affiliated clinics. In addition to observing clinical care and providing medical documentation support, our fellows receive mentorship, application support to health professional schools, and the opportunity to pursue scholarly activities or research.
Information session dates and RSVP
Click here to apply now
The final application deadline is February 19, 2024