Research Sources of Additional Information: Medical Scientists

For a brochure entitled Is a Career in the Pharmaceutical Sciences Right for Me, contact:

  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS), 2107 Wilson Blvd., Suite #700, Arlington, VA 22201.

For a career brochure entitled A Million and One, contact:

  • American Society for Microbiology, Education Department, 1752 N St. NW., Washington, D.C. 20036-2804. Internet: http://www.asm.org

For information on infectious diseases training programs, contact:

  • Infectious Diseases Society of America, Guide to Training Programs, 66 Canal Center Plaza, Suite # 600, Alexandria, VA 22314. Internet: http://www.idsociety.org

Information on obtaining a medical scientist position with the Federal Government is available from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) through a telephone-based system. Consult your telephone directory under U.S. Government for a local number or call (703) 724-1850; Federal Relay Service: (800) 877-8339. The first number is not tollfree, and charges may result. Information also is available from the OPM Internet site: http://www.usajobs.opm.gov.