Week of June 14th, 2021 

"Live in the sunshine. Swim in the sea. Drink in the wild air. "
-Ralph Waldo Emerson



The Health Professions Advisors continue supporting students over the summer. Feel free to schedule a virtual appointment or email one of us if you need anything! 


Health Professions Student Clubs

Club meetings will resume in the fall semester


Helpful Resources

Interested in becoming an Anesthesiology Assistant? Follow @anesthesiasal on Instagram to learn about the day-to-day life of a CAA


Relevant Virtual Events 

Campus Prep Virtual (Live Online) GRE Prep Course
This comprehensive course will be live online and consists of 18 hours of live prep with a top-scoring instructor. The comprehensive course normally costs $275 ($225 if you qualify for financial aid. The instructor is a top scorer on the GRE and an expert on the test. He has taught the test professionally for 21 years. The two options for classes are listed below. Learn more, and apply here.
Tuesdays 7-10pm Mountain | Dates: 7/6, 7/13, 7/20, 7/27, 8/3, 8/10
Wednesdays 5-8pm Mountain | Dates: 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11, 8/18

University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine Faculty Panel for Prospective Students
Join our faculty for a candid conversation about the academic demands of our innovative curriculum. Bring your questions about our self-directed learning environment, interactive groups, assessments, clinical rotations, research, and social justice initiatives. Learn more, and register here.
Wednesday June 16th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm CST

Colorado Regional Virtual Career Fair
Attend this virtual experience to connect with up to 120 employers. Learn more, and register here.
Monday June 21st - Friday June 25th

AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges) Virtual Fair - The Road Less Traveled: Nontraditional Pathways to Medical School
Connect with admissions officers, advisors, and AAMC experts to learn about application strategies for career-changers, nontraditional students, gap/glide year students, and reapplicants. Learn more, and register here.
Thursday June 24th | 11:00am - 4:00pm ET


Relevant Job Opportunities

Senior Helpers Northern Colorado is hiring!
See the Handshake posting here.

The Steadman Hawkins Clinic at the University of Colorado School of Medicine Department of Orthopedics is hiring a Research Assistant
This research assistant position will work primarily with Drs Stephanie Mayer and James Genuario at the CU Sports Medicine/Steadman Hawkins Clinic Denver clinical facility at Inverness. This is a full-time position which will assist and coordinate clinical and biomechanical research in orthopedics. Specifically, Drs Mayer and Genuario specialize in sports medicine and arthroscopy, with further focus on hip preservation, knee injuries, shoulder injuries, and adolescent sports medicine. The research assistant will be involved in all phases of research including IRB and grant writing, data collection, patient interaction for consenting and outcomes collection, manuscript writing, and manuscript submission. The RA will be in charge of keeping track of all patients who are eligible for consent into databases and ongoing studies as well as managing their follow up. The RA will be involved in several multi center studies and will participate in coordinator calls and will be in charge of keeping our center cleared to participate.
They are seeking someone to fill this two-year position who's ultimately interested in applying to health professions programs. If you want to discuss the position with someone, Alexandra Orahovats is a CSU alumna currently serving as the Clinical Research Coordinator and you may email her directly with questions. See the Handshake job posting here for more information
Deadline: Monday June 21st


Article(s) & Video(s) of the Week

Application Tips from the AMCAS Verification Team - AAMC

Applying During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic: What's Changed? - AAMC