Week of March 18th, 2019

"They may forget your name but they will never forget how you made them feel.
– Maya Angelou


 Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities 

Save the Date:

David Scheiner, DC from Life Chiropractic College West Visit to CSU
Dr. David Scheiner is a 2X author, lecturer, and practicing chiropractor over the last 22 years.  His unique presentation will have you go on a journey within, ultimately coming away motivated and inspired to be the absolute best version of yourself, while choosing a future health career for ultimate joy, happiness, and fulfillment.  You don't want to miss this real-world opportunity.
March 27th | 12-1pm | Campus Stadium - Big South Conference Room (Rm #202)
David will be providing lunch for students who attend. Students are welcome to schedule 1-on-1 appointments with David after 2pm on this day. You can email him (dscheiner@lifewest.edu) to schedule those.


Health Professions Club Meetings:

Pre-Vet Club
Next meeting: April 3rd | 5:30-6:30pm
Topic: Web lab - Members only

Pre Dental Club
Next Meeting: March 25th | 5-6pm | Stadium 1203
Guest Speaker: Crystal Ridgley, CU Admissions

Pre Optometry Club
Next Meeting: March 26th | 6:00-7:00pm | Stadium 1203

Rehabilitation Therapy Club (PT and OT)
Next Meeting: March 26th | 6-7pm | Stadium 1204/1205
Topic and Guest Speaker: Creighton University

Pre Medica Club
Next Meeting: April 3rd | 6:00-7:00pm | Clark A 204
Guest Speaker: PA - OBGYN 

Pre-SOMA Club (DO)
Next Meeting: March 28th | 4-5pm | Stadium 1214
Topic: General Meeting


CSU Relevant Events and Opportunities:

Just In Time Job & Internship Fair
April 3, 2019 | 4:30 to 7:00 pm | LSC Grand Ballroom

CSU Suit-Up Event at JCPenny
March 31st | 6:30-9:30pm | JCPenny at 135 Bockman Drive in Fort Collins
Transportation will be provided again starting at 6pm – students can catch the bus on the corner of Plum and Meridian next to the Bustang stop. For more information and to RSVP click here!
CSU students and their families, as well as staff and faculty, are invited to come shop and save an extra 40% off select career apparel, shoes, undergarments, and accessories. Must have CSU ID.


Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

Colorado Pre-Med Emergency & Wilderness Medicine classes
Earn Wilderness First Responder and CPR certifications while getting a backstage pass to a career in medicine.  First week of the class held on Anschutz Medical Campus with lectures, labs (ultrasound, suturing, cardiac dissection, etc.), and scenarios, with a focus on emergency medicine. The second week is up at a camp in the Rockies where the focus is more on wilderness medicine and you'll hike, backpack, and rock climb. Need-based scholarships covering all of our fees are available!  Three upcoming sessions are: 
May 21-June 1, June 1-13, and August 5-16. For more information and to register, click here!

Masters Degree Program in Systems Medicine at Georgetown University 
First degree program in the nation to introduce concepts of Personalized Medicine
Learn more here | Application deadline is May 15th for Fall 2019

CU Physical Therapy Preview Day
This is an opportunity for prospective students to learn more about our program from faculty and current students. The day includes an outline of our program, application requirements, campus tours, student panel, and financial aid information.
Saturday April 6th | 8:30am - 12:30 pm | Learn more and register here!


Opportunities for Pre-Vet Students:

First Aid for Fido Wilderness Emergency Canine Class through CU
Do you know what to do if your dog gets hurt in the wilderness? Learn how to take care of canine injuries and illnesses in the back country and front country with this Wilderness Emergency Canine Care class. Gain the knowledge and skills to prevent and/or to treat a dog suffering from heat stroke, cut foot, porcupine quills, hypothermia, and much, much more. To learn more or to enroll click here! Class options are April 6th and April 13th. 


Article of the Week 

- The Social Media Dilemma from AAMC News