Week of March 25th, 2019

"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
– Confucius

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 Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities 

Health Professions Advising and Education Abroad are partnering with Atlantis to offer a study abroad experience for pre-med students. We are offering a 1-credit course to shadow doctors in Croatia over winter break 2020. Visit the program website here to learn more, and attend our next info session Tuesday April 2nd 12-1pm in the Lory Student Center 376.

Save the Date:

David Scheiner, DC from Life Chiropractic College West Visit to CSU
Dr. David Scheiner is a 2X author, lecturer, and practicing chiropractor over the last 22 years. His unique presentation will have you go on a journey within, ultimately coming away motivated and inspired to be the absolute best version of yourself, while choosing a future health career for ultimate joy, happiness, and fulfillment.  You don't want to miss this real-world opportunity. Dr. Scheiner will provide lunch for students who attend, and is available for 1-on-1 appointments after 2pm. Contact him (dscheiner@lifewest.edu) to schedule.
March 27th | 12-1pm | Canvas Stadium Big South Conference Room (#202).

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Health Professions Club Meetings:

Pre-Vet Club
Next meeting: April 3rd | 5:30-6:30pm
Topic: Web lab - Members only

Pre Dental Club
Next Meeting: March 25th | 5-6pm | Stadium 1203
Guest Speaker: Crystal Ridgley, CU Admissions

Pre Optometry Club
Next Meeting: March 26th | 6:00-7:00pm | Stadium 1203

Rehabilitation Therapy Club (PT and OT)
Next Meeting: March 26th | 6-7pm | Stadium 1204/1205
Topic and Guest Speaker: Creighton University

Pre Medica Club
Next Meeting: April 3rd | 6:00-7:00pm | Clark A 204
Guest Speaker: PA - OBGYN 

Pre-SOMA Club (DO)
Next Meeting: March 28th | 4-5pm | Stadium 1214
Topic: General Meeting

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CSU Relevant Events and Opportunities:

Just In Time Job & Internship Fair
April 3, 2019 | 4:30 to 7:00 pm | LSC Grand Ballroom

CSU Suit-Up Event at JCPenny
March 31st | 6:30-9:30pm | JCPenny at 135 Bockman Drive in Fort Collins
For more information and to RSVP click here!

Exploring Majors at CSU?
If you're interested in nutrition, checkout the Nutritional Sciences Concentration. Also click here to see a flyer with more information about the concentration.

Thank Golly it's Friday (TGIF) and SLiCE Adaptive Swim (SAS) 
These two volunteer programs offer opportunities for CSU students to volunteer with community members with disabilities. Applications for both programs open on March 25th. For more information about TGIF, click here and for more information about SAS, click here.

Summer Opportunity - Pets Forever
Pets Forever is a great way to get volunteer hours, work with animals, help older adults and those with disabilities, and make a difference in the community. Checkout the website for more information hereYou can learn more here or contact Dr. Lori Kogan (lori.kogan@colostate.edu). Register through RamWeb for VS410 or contact Dr. Kogan for volunteer opportunities. 

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Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

Pre-Dental Workshop at Missouri School of Dentistry and Oral Health
April 26th-27th | Contact Claire Freise with questions, and register here.

Summer Volunteer Opportunity with Camp Promise - Rockies
This is a one-week overnight camp free for kids, teens and adults with muscular dystrophy and select neuromuscular diseases April 5-9, 2019 (volunteers arrive August 4th). Visit this website for more information about the camp, and here for more information about volunteering.

Summer Pre-med Simulation Workshop 
The University of Miami School of Nursing & Health Studies is offering a simulation workshop for pre-med students June 10th-14th, 2019 (applications due May 24th).

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Opportunities for Pre-Vet Students:

First Aid for Fido Wilderness Emergency Canine Class through CU
Do you know what to do if your dog gets hurt in the wilderness? Learn how to take care of canine injuries and illnesses in the back country and front country with this Wilderness Emergency Canine Care class. To learn more or to enroll click here! 

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Article of the Week 

- What is Interprofessional Education? From the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center.

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