Week of November 29th, 2021 

 "So often in life things that you regard as an impediment turn out to be great, good fortune.."
-Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg


The UCHealth Volunteer Program will not accept pre-applications for the Spring semester 2022 at this time. There may be a small number of volunteer positions at Poudre Valley Hospital (PVH) starting in the spring semester that don't include direct patient interactions. We will share further details as we have them in the beginning of spring semester. 

Summer Health Professions Education Program Applications now open! Learn more here.


Health Professions Student Clubs

Club meetings are in-person Fall 2021

Pre-Vet Club - For students pursuing veterinary medicine
Click here for the club's website
Next meeting: Spring Semester 2022 | Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 pm

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 December 1st | 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: Spring Semester 2022 | Tuesdays 6:00-7:00pm

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
ext meeting: Tuesday December 7th | 6:00pm | Edge Optics - 706 S College Ave Unit 101


Virtual Events 

Choose DO Medical School Virtual Expo
Meet with representatives faculty, and current students via online chat rooms from up to 37 Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine schools. Learn more about applying to medical school, the interview process, and life as a medical student. Explore which medical school is right for you. Register Here.
Wednesday December 8th | 10:00am - 4:00 pm MT 


Opportunities for Pre-Vet Students

Digital Question & Answer session with DVM Student Ambassadors
The Colorado State University DVM Admissions Team would like to invite you to join them for a virtual information session to learn about the world-class DVM program. The event will include a 30-minute overview of admissions by Dr. Delcambre, Assistant Dean of Admissions, and then attendees will be able to visit topic rooms hosted by CSU DVM Student Ambassadors including "Why CSU?", Around Fort Collins, Academics and Curriculum, Combined Programs, Class Traditions & Community Engagement, and Campus Clubs. Register here.
Thursday December 2nd | 5:00-7:00pm MT


Test Prep Resources

Altius MCAT Prep Resource discounts - learn more here.


Article(s) of the Week

How to Request Letters of Evaluation - AAMC

New Inspiring Stories: Deena Ragab Mohamed - AAMC