UTCOM List of Acronyms

medical students

AAMC
ACGME
AIMS
AMCAS
AMSA
AOA
ARS
BSCRC
BSS
CIAO
CDC
CME
COM
COTH
CSCRC
CSS
CUME
DFAC
ERAS
GEB
GME
GQ
GRAT
HIPAA
IRB
KCSC
LCME
MCAT
MSEC
MSPE
NBME
NIH
NRMP
OLSEN
OME
OSCE
OSR
PBL
PCM
RAT
SAC
SASS
SGEAC
SNMA
TBL
UME
USMLE
UTHSC
UTMG
VAMC
VSAS

Association of American Medical Colleges
American Council for Graduate Medical Education
Aid to Impaired Medical Students
American Medical College Application Service
American Medical Student Association
Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society
Audience Response System
Basic Science Curriculum Revision Committee
Biomedical Sciences Subcommittee
Council on International Outreach
Curriculum Development Committee
Continuing Medical Education
College of Medicine
Council of Teaching Hospitals
Clinical Science Curriculum Revision Committee
Clinical Sciences Subcommittee
Committee on Undergraduate Medical Education
Dean's Faculty Advisory Committee
Electronic Residency Application Service
General Education Building
Graduate Medical Education
Graduation Questionnaire (AAMC)
Group Readiness Assessment Test
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
Institutional Review Board
Kaplan Clinical Skills Center
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medical College Admissions Test
Medical Student Executive Council
Medical Student Performance Evaluation
National Board of Medical Examiners
National Institutes of Health
National Resident Matching Program
Only Link Student Ever Need
Office of Medical Education
Objective Structured Clinical Exam
Organization of Student Representatives (AAMC)
Problem-based Learning
Principles of Clinical Medicine
Readiness Assurance TEst
Student Activities Center
Student Academic Support Services
Student Government Association Executive Council (HSC)
Student National Medical Association
Team-based Learning
Undergraduate Medical Education
United States Medical Licensure Exam
University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
University of Tennessee Medical Group
Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Visiting Student Application Service

Medical students in class

Contact

Self-Study Coordinator
J. Patrick Ryan, PhD
910 Madison, Room 1002
Memphis, TN 38163
Email: jryan1@uthsc.edu