Week of January 13th, 2019

"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others"
- Mahatma Gandhi

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Save the Date and Updates

Registration for Kaplan Prep classes are live! Checkout this website for more information (including scholarship applications for MCAT In Person).

Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities 

 

Health Professions Club Opportunities:

*Club Meetings are listed on our website on the calendar

Pre-Vet Club
January 29th | 5:30pm - 6:30pm | Yates 104 | Guest Speaker

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Relevant CSU Opportunities:

Colorado Health and Wellness Industry Tour through the Career Center
Colorado Industry Tours are experiential learning opportunities (i.e., field trips) for students to experience organizational culture and learn how to connect with people in fields of interest by visiting 2-3 employers in a specific industry area; each trip has space for up to 32 students. Students report finding great value in learning from these organizations in their place of work.
Register through Handshake here and confirm your registration at the Career Center front desk with a refundable $20 deposit (cash or check) that will be returned to them on the morning of the tour.

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Relevant Off-Campus Opportunities:

Boston University School of Medicine Summer Program in Neuroscience
SPIN '20 is an on-site, 8-week intensive program in neuroscience offered by the Departments of Neurosurgery, and Anatomy & Neurobiology at the Boston University School of Medicine. SPIN students are exposed every day to the function and organization of the brain from a clinical perspective alongside neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists and neuropathologists in the clinic and in the operating room.
June 1 - July 24th | Tuition: $4,000 not including room and board) | Application Due by February 28th | Learn more and apply here

Your Medical School Admissions Crash Course Webinar
This webinar will be presented on January 15th at 7:00pm EST by Phillip Kim, a Former Admissions Committee Member at Harvard and InGenius Prep counselor. Phillip will discuss how committees evaluate MCAT scores and GPAs, how you should strategically frame their pre-med activities, and much more!
Register here!

John Hopkins University Summer Course in Anatomy
The course will run for four weeks on the Medical School campus in Baltimore, and will include both lectures and demonstrations using human cadavers. It is appropriate for undergraduate or graduate students needing an in-depth introduction to human anatomy, in preparation for more advanced training in the health sciences or to satisfy an anatomy course requirement.Total tuition for the course is $3900, which includes all course materials. Application is due by March 10th, 2020. Learn more and apply here!

Choose DO Medical School Virtual Expo
January 30th, 2020 | 8am - 6pm MST | Register here!

Summer Health Professions Education Program
The recording from the Steps to Success with the SHPEP Application webinar is now available on the SHPEP YouTube Channel. This webinar reviews the free, educational opportunities and resources the program has to offer. The webinar also focuses on the best tips and tools for a successful 2020 SHPEP application. To access the recording click here! The SHPEP application deadline is 11:59 PM ET February 5th, 2020.

 

Article(s) of the Week 

- Five Fee Assistance Facts from the AAMC
- Exploring Research Careers though Summer Research Programs from the AAMC
- What It's Like to be an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) from the AAMC

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