Week of November 4th, 2019

 "The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease."
- Voltaire


Save the Date and Updates


Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities 


Health Professions Club Opportunities:

*Meetings and important events are always listed on our website on the calendar

Premedica: For students interested in Doctor of Medicine (MD), Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO), Physican Assistant (PA), or Nursing (RN)
Wednesday November 6th | 6-7:30pm | Stadium 1205

Rehabilitation Therapy: For students interested in Physical Therapy (DPT) or Occupational Therapy (OTD or MSOT/MOT)
Tuesday November 12th | Stadium 1204 and 1205 | 6-7pm

Pre-Vet: For students interested in Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
Wednesday November 13th | 5:30-6:30pm | Yates 104

Pre-Dental: For students interested in Dentistry (DMD or DDS)
Monday November 11th | 6-7pm | Stadium 1207

Pre-Optometry: For students interested in Optometry (OD)
Tuesday November 12th | 7pm | BSB 143

Pre-Pharmacy: For students interested in Pharmaceutical Medicine (PharmD)
Tuesday November 5th | 6-7pm | Stadium 1208

*If there is a health area that you are interested in that does not have a club, please reach out to a Health Professions Advisor so we can suggest what club might be most applicable, another club on campus, or give you information on how to start a club if you are interested. 


Relevant On-Campus Events and Opportunities:

Alternative Spring Breaks
Service learning trips over Spring Break both domestic and abroad. Do community service, travel, and make new friends! Applications were due last week, but if you're still interested, please contact Michael Buttram: michael.buttram@colostate.edu.

Health & Exercise Science (Wellness) Club Professional Speakers: UCHealth Respiratory Therapy
Come learn about Respiratory Therapy presented by UCHealth as a possible career path.
Wednesday November 13th | 5-6pm | Moby Room 211 


Article(s) of the Week 

The Cost of Applying to Medical School - A Barrier to Diversifying the Profession - The New England Journal of Medicine

Some Lab Chimps May Never Retire to a Sanctuary - The New York Times