Week of November 1st 2021 

 "Kind words are like honey, sweet to the soul and healthy for the body."
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Interview Workshop 
Health Professions Advising and the Career Center are once again teaming up to provide health professions students (human and veterinary) with a second fall Interview Workshop. 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 November 3rd | 5:30-6:30 pm | Clark A103

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 November 10th | 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 November 2nd | 6:00-7:00pm | Stadium 1204 or 1207

Pre-Dental Club - For students pursuing dentistry
Click here to email the club
Next meeting: Monday November 29th | 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 November 2nd | 6:00pm | Edge Optics - 706 S College Ave Unit 101

 

Relevant Virtual Events 

A.T. Still's University Speech-Language Pathology Program Info Session
University's Arizona campus is happy to announce a new program in the Arizona School of Health Sciences (ASHS): Master of Science in Speech Language-Pathology. The MSLP program is 66 credits, offering night classes with clinical hours during the day and no GRE is needed to apply. Learn more here
Monday November 1st | 6:00 pm MT

St. George's University (SGU) Learn How to Ace Your Med School Admissions Interview 
During this virtual information session, you will learn about the SGU admissions interview process, as well as what the SGU Selection Committee is seeking in applicants. Tips and advice on interview preparation and a live chat and Q&A with SGU's international admissions team and a graduate panel will follow. Register here.
Tuesday November 2nd | 7:00 am MT

Campbell University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences Virtual Fair
Explore graduate and professional programs in pharmacy, physician assistant, physical therapy, Doctor of Health Sciences, clinical research, pharmaceutical sciences, public health, and dual degrees. Register here
Tuesday November 2nd | 7:00-9:00am & 1:00-3:00pm MT 

Doctor of Medicine program at UQ Ochsner Open House
Discover the benefits of studying medicine in Australia and the United States at a world top 50 university. Attendees will be able to ask staff questions at our admission booth, talk to current UQ Ochsner students about their experiences and join live presentations from academics and alumni. Register here 
Wednesday November 3rd | 2:00-5:00 pm MT 

InGenius Prep: Reapplying to Medical School, Free Webinar 
Dr. Sergio Navarro, a former Admissions Committee Member at Baylor Medicine and Oxford University will host this free webinar on How to Succeed the 2nd Time Around. Learn more here.
Wednesday November 3rd | 6:00 pm MT. 

Rock and Snow Medicine Symposium 
This event will include high-caliber speakers presenting innovative and relevant medical topics geared towards an audience of ski patrollers, search & rescue specialists, agency personnel, and other prehospital responders. $25 entry. Register here
Thursday November 4th | 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 

Health Professions Week
Explore health professions careers with ExploreHealthCareers.org in the annual virtual Health Professions Week! This is a great chance for students interested in healthcare to learn about the diversity of professions in the field. Checkout the schedule, learn more, and register here.
Thursday November 4th - Thursday November 11th 

Johns Hopkins University prerequisite courses Info session
Get answers to your questions regarding the online prerequisite courses and enjoy a virtual tour of some of our classrooms. You'll get the chance to see how the courses are set up, what laboratory assignments might look like, and get a general feel for what it is like taking your prerequisite courses at JHU. Register here 
Monday November 15th | 1:00 pm MT

University of Pennsylvania Pre-Health Programs Info Session
Pre-Health Programs Director Jackie McLaughlin provides an overview of the application process as well as the Pre-Health Core Studies and Specialized Studies experiences. Get your questions answered and learn how Penn’s Pre-Health Programs provide the education you need to succeed in the medical, dental, veterinary, and nursing professions. Register here  
Wednesday November 17th | 3:00 pm MT 

Relevant Gap Year Opportunities

Community Health Gap Year Fellowship Opportunities 
This upcoming year, HSF is offering our traditional Gap-Year Fellowship, with high levels of responsibility and hands-on experience in community health, education, organizational management, and leadership. The organization provides housing and a monthly educational stipend. Deadlines in November and February. Learn more here. 

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