Week of January 28th 2019

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.
– Beverly Sills


 Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities 

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


Health Professions Club Meetings

Pre-Vet Club
Next meeting: January 30th | 5:30-6:30pm | Yates 104
Guest speaker and topic: Dr. Miranda Sader who is an exotic vet will be coming in

Pre Dental Club
Next Meeting: January 28th | 5:00-6:00pm | Stadium 1203
Topic: Welcome back, taking a gap year, and FAQ presentation

Pre Optometry Club
Next Meeting: January 29th | 6:00-7:00pm | Stadium 1203

Rehabilitation Therapy Club (PT and OT)
Next Meeting: January 29th | 6:00-7:00pm | BSB 105
Topic: PTCAS, OTCAS, Interview Panel and Q & A. Pizza will be provided.

Pre-SOMA Club (DO)
Every second and fourth Thursday of the month starting January 31st at 4pm | Room TBD


Relevant CSU Events and Opportunities

CSU Study Abroad Workshops
Tuesday, February 12, 2019, Lory Student Center room 310 | 3:30pm-4:30pm
Wednesday, February 20, 2019, Lory Student Center room 304 | 2:00pm-3:00pm
In this workshop, students will gain an understanding of the benefits of having an Education Abroad experience, the types of programs available, financial aid and scholarships, and much more. No pre-registration required.

TILT Academic Success Workshops
Click here to see the topics and schedule!

NACC Office Eagle Feather Tutoring for Spring 2019
Click here to see the schedule!


Entrance Exam Preparation

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

Free MCAT Science Class: Thermochemistry
Saturday February 2nd | 12pm-2pm MST | Register here!


Work and Volunteer Opportunities

CSU Athletics Digital and Social Media Interns
Application and materials are due March 1 | Learn more and apply here!


Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

CSU Diversifying Connections Luncheon
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 | 12 –1:30PM | LSC Grey Rock Room
The Diversifying Connections Luncheon will be attended by employers representing various companies and industries. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions over lunch and learn more about potential internship and career opportunities. Students can register to attend here!

Medical Humanities MS program at the University of Rochester
This is a full-time, one-year Master’s of Science program consisting of 32 credit hours. Part-time options are also available. Learn more and apply here!

Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Fair at Rocky Vista University
February 22nd | RVU Campus in Parker, CO
RVUCOM will be joined by 10 other Osteopathic Schools from across the U.S. as well as the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) for an osteopathic fair, workshops, demonstrations, and a panel discussion about their schools. With questions and to RSVP please contact Admissions@rvu.edu

Columbia University Postbac Premed Program
Fall and Summer Early Action Deadline: February 1st | Learn more here!

John Hopkins 19th Annual Summer Course in Human Anatomy June 2019
Applications are due by April 15, 2019 | Learn more and apply here
For further information, please contact Ms. Arlene Daniel at adaniel@jhmi.edu.

Health Professions Advanced Summer Scholars Program
Applications are due February 15th | To learn more and apply click here!


Articles of the Week

- Study Merges Yoga, Occupational Therapy to Reduce Fall Risk Among  Parkinson's Patients from CSU SOURCE 
 Choosing a Specialty with Careers in Medicine from the AAMC