Week of January 14th 2019

"Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out."
– Robert Collier


 Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities

Health Professions Advising is offering In Person and Live Online
Kaplan MCAT Prep Spring 2019!

The In Person option will meet for 12 sessions January 29th through April 9th in Canvas Stadium 1207. The class will meet Tuesdays 5-8pm and two Thursdays (also 5-8pm): March 28th and April 4th. The Live Online option gives students the ability to choose a virtual class that fits their schedule.
To learn more and to register click here!
You may also apply for a scholarship to pay for part of the cost due to documented financial hardship. Apply here!

Save the Date:
Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Fair at CSU on 2/20/19
CU School of Pharmacy Brown Bag Lunch and Learn at CSU on 2/7/19


Entrance Exam Preparation

Free Kaplan MCAT Class: First Section
Wednesday January 30th | 4-6pm MST | Register here!

Free MCAT Course for Students through Altius Test Prep
How to Claim Your FREE 90-Day Classroom Course: To claim your FREE 90-Day Classroom Course, you must purchase the Premier Self-Paced Package on or before January 20, 2019 using the following link: http://altiusmcat.com/selfpaced.
How to Get Your Half-Tuition Scholarship: To claim this scholarship, you must RSVP for, and attend, one of the "Free MCAT Class" webinars being held this January. Choose from Monday, January 14th at 4:00 PM MTN or Thursday, January 17th at 7:00 PM MTN. An RSVP is required using the following link: http://altiusmcat.com/RSVP2


Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

Summer Program In Neuroscience at Boston University
SPIN '19 is an on-site, 8-week intensive program in neuroscience offered by the Departments of Neurosurgery, and Anatomy & Neurobiology at Boston University School of Medicine. SPIN offers classroom instruction in neuroanatomy, hands-on research experience in a neuroscience lab, and clinical exposure in both the neurosurgery clinic and operating room.
Application deadline is February 28th, 2019 | Dates of program: June 3 - July 26, 2019
Tutition is $4,000 (not including room and board) | Learn more and apply here!

AACOM and Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Medical School Online Fair
Thursday, January 17th from 9am-9pm ET | Learn more and register here!

2019 ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event
March 16th | Chicago, IL | Register today for free!

Sackler School of Medicine New York State/American Program of Tel Aviv University is still accepting applications for admission for the MD class entering in August 2019!
Applications are due by May 30th, 2019 | Learn more and apply here!

Paid Summer Research at Emory University for Diverse Scholars
Application deadline is January 28th | Learn more and apply here!

West Virginia Master of Science in Health Sciences
The M.S. in Health Sciences is a 12-month, non-thesis degree program designed to enhance students’ knowledge in the biomedical and public health disciplines and to help them develop and achieve their career goals.
Learn more about prerequisites and apply here!

The Undergraduate Pre-Health Program (UPP) at CU Anchutz
This program is offered by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion in partnership with Kaiser Permanente with the goal of increasing the number of historically underrepresented individuals in healthcare professions. It’s a rigorous program (13 months) for undergraduate pre-health students. The program starts summer of 2019, and ends with a paid full-time internship the following summer 2020. Click here for more details and to apply!


Articles of the Week

- A Push For Diversity in Medical School is Slowly Paying Off from NPR
- Women Were Majority of U.S. Medical School Applicants in 2018 from AAMC News