Week of October 8th, 2018

"There are no short cuts to any place worth going." ― Beverly Sills


 Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities

Atlantis "Lunch and Learn" Workshop
Come speak with an Atlantis representative to learn about their program and the value of international shadowing experiences! Free lunch from Cafe Mexicali will be provided! You can learn more about the Atlantis program here!
October 10th | 12pm | Stadium 1207

Club Opportunities:

Occupational Therapy Club Meeting with CSU OT Graduate Student Panel
October 9th | Stadium 1204 | 6-7pm

Physical Therapy Club Meeting with Regis University PT Advisor
October 9th | Stadium 1205 | 6-7pm

Rehabilitation Therapy Club (PT and OT) meeting with staff from Pacific University and speakers from Special Olympics to talk about opportunities
October 30th | Stadium 1204 | 6-7pm


Relevant CSU Events:

Free Speech 101 for Students at the Diversity Symposium
October 24th | 5:30pm | LSC 312 and November 8th | 6pm | LSC 308


Entrance Exam and Interview Preparation:

Winter Intensive Pre-Med Scholar Program in California
Two programs are happening over winter break that include 44 hours of MCAT strategy, 40 hours of clinical training and up to 48 hours of firsthand clinical and health care administration experience. Click here for more information. 


Work and Volunteer Opportunities:

The U.S. Navy will be conducting interviews for employment opportunities with Navy Medicine
October 17th | CSU Career Center | 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
These interviews will be for a variety of Navy Medicine programs such as medical school full scholarships, dental school full scholarships, PA scholarships, Psych scholarships, and Optometry scholarships as well as many more opportunities! If you have more questions please email Vince Grimm at vincent.grimm@navy.mil.

Campus Connections is currently recruiting undergraduate mentors for the Spring 2019 semester.
This is a great experience for students and benefits youth in our community. Learn more and apply here! Due date for applications is October 16th at 5pm.

CSU Orientation Leader Applications For 2019 Are Now Open
Apply and learn more here!

CSU Health Fair Volunteers Needed
Volunteers are needed for October 18th! Help set up and take down booths while also experiencing the health fair. Email tashac98@rams.colostate.edu with questions.


Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

Columbia University 18 month Postbac Premed Program
Spring Application Dealine: November 1st | Learn more here!

Health Professions Week
This exciting and freeweek-long event offers a series of interactive events for high school and college students to learn more about career opportunities in the health professions. Learn more here!

Spanish and Medicine Abroad Program
This 4 week program prepares premed/prehealth students for America's demographic realities and modern healthcare's language gap crisis. Learn more here!

Free Optometry Virtual Fair
October 18th | Register here!

AACP Pharmacy Grad School Virtual Fair for Master's and PhD Programs
October 23 | Click here  for more information and to register

Colorado School of Medicine's Emergency & Wilderness Medicine class
The class is January 2nd-13th but there is a deadline of September 30th to apply for need-based scholarship. The need-based scholarship, open to students from all states and countries, covers 100% of School of Medicine fees. Apply and learn more here!


Opportunities for Pre-Veterinary Students

Left Hand Animal Hospital Part Time Intern Position
Learn more about the hospital here. If you have questions or are interested in this part time intern position please email Nancy Bureau at 303-652-8387.

Articles of the Week

- Managing Your Finances During Medical School from the AAMC
- Clinically Prepared Veterinary Students: Enhancing Veterinary Student Hands-on Experiences from Frontiers in Veterinary Medicine