Week of September 5th

"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new" -Albert Einstein

 

 

Health Professions Events

 A.T. Still University - Speech Language Pathology

If you're interested in ATSU's Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology program, we highly recommend attending an upcoming virtual information session. To select a day, please click here.

The sessions will include the application process and an overview of the curriculum. Each event is identical, therefore, you only need to attend one.

Registration for all events are free, however, it is required by selecting a date here.  Once you've registered, a Zoom link to join the session will be e-mailed a few days before the event.

For any questions regarding the event, please e-mail the Admissions Office at azadmissions@atsu.edu.

Thank you and we hope to see you there!

 

A.T. Still University | ATSU

5850 E. Still Circle

Mesa, AZ 85206

www.atsu.edu

480-219-6000

866-626-2878Toll Free

 

UC San Diego Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 

UC San Diego Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences will be participating in the AACP Pharmacy School Virtual Fair on Thursday, September 22.. Student registration is free, and all registrants will be entered into a drawing for a $50 Amazon Gift Card, courtesy of AACP.

 https://www.careereco.com/Fair/EventDetails?fairId=b5b508b6-543a-41bd-92fe-ae190137c8e6

Please don’t hesitate to reach out if you have any questions. Thank you and have a great rest of your day!

 

Anschutz Medical Campus Pre-doc Mentoring Program

 

Are you interested in applying to MD, PhD, or MD PhD programs? Do you hope to acquire mentorship so that you can learn more about these programs and gain the skills to be a successful applicant?  

 

Apply to the AMC Pre-doc Mentoring Program! Through the Pre-doc Mentoring Program, you become paired with an MD, PhD, or MD PhD student from the Anschutz Medical Campus. In monthly meetings with your mentor, you will learn more about their life as a student and learn how to be a successful applicant. Finally, you will attend virtual workshops for professional development.  

 Program Dates: October 2022 to May 2023 

Application Deadline: September 19, 2022

 To learn more and to apply, see our website: https://predocmentors.wixsite.com/colorado

 

 

Connect with Medical Schools at the Fair!

October 12-13, 2022
Wednesday, October 12 |
Live Information Sessions: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. ET
Thursday, October 13 |
Chat with Medical Schools: 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. ET

Register for FREE Today!

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) invites you to attend the 2022 Virtual Medical School Fair on Wednesday, October 12th (11 a.m. – 4 p.m. ET) and Thursday, October 13 (11 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET). .

 

Health Professions Student Clubs

 

Premedica

Meetings: 6-7pm Eddy

September 7, October 5, 26 and November 30

https://ramlink.campuslabs.com/engage/organization/HPSAMedical

 

Rehabilitation Therapy Club (OT and PT)


The Rehabilitation Therapy Club creates opportunities and support for Pre-Health
students interested in career paths such as Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy.
Membership is open to all CSU students and anyone is welcome to join club meetings! We provide shadowing opportunities, volunteer opportunities, and information on
application/interview processes for rehabilitation graduate programs. We also have visits from graduate school admissions representatives like CU Anschutz, CSU, Regis, and more, and current industry professionals. To learn more, feel free to shoot us an email at csurtclub@gmail.com and follow us on Instagram @csu_rtclub.
We meet every other Tuesday from 6-7pm 

 

Pre-Vet Club 

https://sites.google.com/view/csuprevetclub/home

Introduction: 9/7 @ 5:30-6:30 pm - Clark A 101

Officer office hours:

 https://sites.google.com/view/csuprevetclub/contact-us/office-hours?authuser=0

 

Pre-Dental Club

First meeting!

9/13 5pm

Stadium 1203

 

Job Opportunities

 

CSU Health Network - Clinical Assistants
This is a unique opportunity for pre-health students seeking healthcare experience on campus. Students will be allowed to provide hands-on patient care while interacting with some high-quality MD/DO/NP/PA staff on campus. Potential applicants must have an active Colorado CNA or EMT-B certification at the time of hire. Please contact Brianna Riggio with questions. Apply through Handshake (https://app.joinhandshake.com/emp/jobs/6719601) by the end of this week

 

Vet Teaching Hospital - Vet Teaching Lab

Opportunity for work and volunteering with a vet education lab at the TMI at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital in the Continuing Education Department. We are looking to hire undergraduate or graduate students who are in their second year or above; as well as looking for anyone interested in volunteering in all levels of school.

 

General duties include lab set up and tear down including, cadaver prep work, observation of lab and assisting participants when needed, laundry and other miscellaneous general tasks.  Please email Payne Pachuda you would like to apply or if you have any additional questions.

 

My email is: pachudap@colostate.edu

 

Scholarships

 

Dr. Sherket B. Peterson Scholarship for Underrepresented Minority Students Pursuing Healthcare Careers
Scholarship provides financial aid in the form of a $3000 scholarship and mentorship to further the education of underrepresented minority (URM) students interested in pursuing a career in healthcare. The scholarship honors program alumni who are interested in pursuing a career in a field that will enhance health research or innovation and have the potential to impact the world. One student will receive a $3000 award and one-year of mentorship. A portion of the award, $2500, will be distributed to the awardee’s US college or university on their behalf for tuition expenses and $500 will be distributed directly to the awardee for other educational expenses such as books and/or laptops, grad school applications, etc.
Application Opens: August 15th

Eligibility:
-Enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited U.S. college or university and have completed at least 2 years of undergraduate studies (rising juniors and above)
-Maintain good academic standing
-URM pursuing a career in healthcare
-Alumnus of the program (SHPEP, SMDEP, SMEP, or MMEP)
-Demonstrate a drive to succeed in their pursuit of a health career, leadership, a passion to create change in their community
-Demonstrate a commitment to advancing new ideas, concepts, approaches, policies, programs, technologies, potential treatments, or products, that improve healthcare and health disparities. 

 

Tutoring Resources

 

Eagle Feather Tutoring

The Native American Cultural Center's Eagle Feather Tutoring will be offering free, in person tutoring this fall. 

https://nacc.colostate.edu/programs/eagle-feather-tutoring/

 

TILT

TILT will be holding drop-in tutoring in the Great Hall, on the second floor of the TILT Building on Sundays-Thursdays from 5-9pm. Supported courses can be found on their website. 

https://tilt.colostate.edu/learning/tutoring/

 

 

Article(s) of the Week

 

Medical News Today: How Do You Know if You're Having a Panic or Anxiety Attack?

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/321798#home-remedies

Therapy vs. Physical Therapy – What’s the Difference?

https://goconfluent.com/blog/occupational-therapy-vs-physical-therapy-whats-the-difference/?utm_source=ActiveCampaign&utm_medium=email&utm_content=OT+vs++PT+-+know+the+difference%21&utm_campaign=CIM+%7C+Newsletter+-+August+2022&vgo_ee=xP%2BsfXWA%2FeeMqYgdCjc6RRwUnRnlmwiuCIJkd9A7F3A%3D

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