Week of September 27th, 2021 

“When you get tired, learn to rest, not quit.
– Banksy

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Announcements

Interview Workshop – SAVE THE DATE! 
Health Professions Advising and the Career Center are once again teaming up to provide health professions students (human and veterinary) with two fall Interview Workshops. We will share a short presentation about best practices for interviewing, how to prepare for interviews, and special considerations regarding virtual interviews. The second workshop will take place virtually on Zoom (see invitation below).

Thursday November 9th | 5:00 - 7:00pm

https://zoom.us/j/99666653450?pwd=d1RzeHo1Q0tsdVdBUm9lYllaeUt3UT09
Meeting ID: 996 6665 3450
Passcode: 963852

 

Health Professions Student Clubs

Club meetings are meeting in person Fall 2021

Pre-Vet Club - For students pursuing veterinary medicine
Click here for the club's website
Next meeting: Wednesday, October 6th | 5:30-6:30 pm | Yates 104

Premedica Club - For students pursuing medicine, physician assistant, nursing or haven't chosen a healthcare profession yet
Click here to email the club president
Next meeting: Wednesday September 29th | 6:00 - 7:00pm | Stadium 1205

Rehab Therapy Club - For students pursuing physical therapy or occupational therapy
Click here to email the club
Next meeting: Tuesday October 5th | 6:00-7:00pm | Stadium 1204 or 1207

Pre-Dental Club - For students pursuing dentistry
Click here to email the club
Next meeting: Monday September 27th | 5:00-6:00pm | Stadium 1203

Pre-Optometry Club - For students pursuing optometry
Click here to email the club president
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ext meeting: Tuesday October 5th | 6:00pm | BSB Study Room

 

Relevant Virtual Events 

Info session: SGU School of Medicine international students
This virtual information session will include a 50-minute presentation by one of our international admissions experts, followed by a live chat and Q&A with current students and/or graduates. Please note, however, this webinar will provide information specifically for international students. Register here 
September 28th, 5:00 pm MDT

Maximize Your Med School Admissions Chances as a Nontraditional Applicant.
Whether you’ve taken a few years off between college and applying to medical school or you decided after settling into another career that you wish to be a physician instead, you might consider yourself to be a non-traditional medical school applicant. Register here.
September 28th, 6:00 pm MDT 

An Exploration of Opportunities within Nursing Webinar 
Learn more about the different nursing career and educational pathways available, explore efforts to enrich diversity in the nursing workforce and address health equity, and review the process for applying to nursing school. Register here
September 29th, 3:00 pm MDT

CU Anschutz Pre-Health day
If you're interested in the health professions, a virtual visit to CU Anschutz with live interactive sessions with program representatives will teach you about all the fields in which you are interested. Register here.
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aturday, October 2nd

The Path to Physician Assistant: Pre-PA to PA-C
The Program Manager at the Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA), will review the PA profession and its career opportunities, what to expect in the application process and in PA school, and resources to guide you along the way. Register here
October 5th, 4 pm MDT.

Master of Athletic Training Info Session
We will be hosting two information sessions for our Master of Athletic Training program at the University of Utah will be hosting two information sessions to provide applicants with an opportunity to go over application requirements, program details, and ask any questions they may have. Both sessions will take place via Zoom. Must Register
October 6th and November 1st from 2:00- 3:00 pm MDT

UC Davis LIVE Virtual Pre-Health Conference
Explore 20+ health professions, network with deans of admission, faculty, and current students, learn from current professionals, professional students, and admissions officers. This year’s Fair will feature over 175 professional schools and programs, including 50+ medical schools. Register ASAP limited capacity. $5 admission
October 16th 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM MDT

 

Relevant CSU Events & Opportunities

BS/MPH Information Session
In collaboration with the Colorado School of Public Health, CSU is now offering a both the MPH (master of public health) degree and the BS/MPH dual degree. The MPH degree is a 2-year program, and the BS/MPH program can be completed in just 5 years. Students are able to begin taking some of the MPH classes during their junior and/or senior year and then count some credits towards both degrees. Applications are currently being accepted for Fall 2022. Register for the upcoming information session here.
Tuesday September 28th | noon MST

CREWS: Creating Respect Educating Wellness for/by Students
Make the most out of your college experience by finding a community that helps you thrive and grow, even in the middle of a pandemic! The CSU Health Network peer education team, CREWS, is a really fantastic peer education program focused on student health and well-being. Learn more and apply here  

 

Relevant Job Opportunities

Colorado Center for Dermatology & Skin Surgery
Pre-Health Professions & Healthcare Administration Training Programs
This leading-edge practice strives to serve patients and the community through personalized and exceptional care. The team is committed to continual improvement, and fostering a dynamic and upbeat culture. They recently launched professional training programs for college graduates interested in careers in healthcare. These are full-time, paid employment opportunities. They are actively recruiting 1-2 team members in the next couple of months, and anticipate more openings in the Spring/Summer 2022. Please contact Cindy Mahlberg with questions.
Aspiring clinicians: Pre-Health Professional Training Program
Aspiring administrators/managers: Healthcare Administration Training Program

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