Week of June 28th, 2021 

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart. "
-Helen Keller



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


Relevant In-Person Events

Regis University PharmD Program Campus Visits
These campus visits will include: a presentation on the application/interview process, guided tour of the northwest Denver campus, tour of the Clinical Simulation Laboratory and remarks from the Dean. Additionally, Early Bird scholarships (each worth $1,500) will be awarded to individuals who attend these in-person events, apply and are accepted for the Fall 2022 start date. Register here.
Wednesday June 30th | 1:00 - 4:30pm
Thursday August 5th | 9:00am - 12:30pm 

American Podiatric Medical Association Career in Podiatry Event
The association is holding its annual conference in-person in Denver. There is a Career in Podiatry event during the conference for local pre-med/pre-health students with an interest in learning more about a career in podiatry. Learn more, and register here.
Friday July 30th | 11:00am - 3:00pm | Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center


Relevant Virtual Events 

Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) Webinar: Preparing for the Optometry Admissions Test (OAT)
The OAT is designed to provide optometry education programs with a means to assess program applicants’ potential for success. The OAT consists of a battery of four tests on the following: Survey of the Natural Sciences, Physics, Reading Comprehension, and Quantitative Reasoning. This presentation will cover the information that all test-takers must know, including tips on preparation. Register here.
Monday June 28th | 5:00pm Eastern

Georgetown Special Masters Program Webinar
The Georgetown Special Masters Program (SMP) will be hosting several informational webinars about the different types of postbacc programs that exist and what Georgetown has to offer. RSVP here.
Monday June 28th | 7:00pm Eastern


Relevant Opportunities for Pre-Vet Students

Canines On Campus is heading into it’s second year at CSU. The club is focused on helping students with pets through seminars, dog walks, dog park visits, and discussions. They are currently in search of officers for next year, if interested in an officer position, please complete this survey. If you have questions, or would like to become a member, please email the club president Gwyneth Knott.


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

Med School Meets Real World: Historic Partnership Trains Future Doctors in Northern Colorado - SOURCE

Medical School Secondary Essay Prompts: The Most Common Questions to Prepare for - InGenius Prep