MSI AHEC Scholars Program

Connecting students to careers, professionals to communities and communities to better health

Programs and Internships

Manhattan Staten Island AHEC helps to promote minority interest in the health-care professions.


MSI and Partners

Connecting Students to careers, Professionals to communities, and Communities to better health.


With the support of our partners, MSI AHEC offers a diverse menu of programming to reach students from underserved communities.

We celebrate and honor those in the community that are forwarding the cause of diversity in the health profession.

COVID-19 Webinar Series

MSI AHEC Responding to the Current Health Crisis COVID-19 SPEAKER SERIES   If you are a health profession student about to enter the healthcare workforce, join MSI AHEC as we explore the changing needs of health care during the COVID-19 Pandemic.   Six...

Virtual Mentoring Lunch

WHAT: Virtual Mentoring Lunch WHY: Connect Our Youth With Doctors & Health Professionals WHEN: Saturday November 14, 2020 at 2pm ET Grab your lunch and join this virtual meeting. We'll be breaking up into groups so students can chat with Healthcare Professionals...

Hispanic healthcare heroes essential to New York City’s recovery

See this link for interviews:  https://abc7ny.com/health/hispanic-healthcare-heroes-essential-to-nycs-recovery/6422623/ NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- Since January, nearly a quarter-million New Yorkers have tested positive for COVID-19. More than 92 percent have survived....

NYU Dentistry DDS Open House

NYU Dentistry DDS Open House Saturday, March 7, 2020 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Quinnipiac University Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) Immersion Program

The Quinnipiac University Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) Immersion Program is designed to increase the number of underrepresented students scoring competitively on the exam and being accepted into medical school programs. The program is free. Financial Support,...

2020 Medical School Winter Symposium at Columbia University’s Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons – Vagelos Education Center

If you would like to attend, contact MSI AHEC.  This is a great FREE opportunity to learn about the medical school process from Admissions Deans, Recruiters, Medical Students, and learn more about internship opportunities. Event Date: January 19, 2020

SUNY School of Optometry Winter Open House

We are happy to announce that registration for our Winter Open House is now available:Winter Open House - Great opportunity to explore the profession by meeting faculty members, learning what it is like to be an optometry student by interacting with current students,...

National Medical Fellowship Scholarship Application

NMF is still accepting applications for several of its programs and scholarships. Each award below is for medical students enrolled in an accredited program for the 2019-2020 year. See the list below to review the awards and...

Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP)

 Program Information Location: New York, NY Website: http://ps.columbia.edu/education/student-life/office-diversity/programs/college-and-post-baccalaureate-students/SHPEP Start/End Dates: June 19, 2020- July 31, 2020 Apply Here: http://www.shpep.org/apply-to-shpep/...