Week of April 15th, 2019

"If you love what you do, you'll never have to work a day in your life."


UCHealth has a limited number of volunteer positions available starting this summer. Please contact your health professions advisor (or advising_hp@mail.colostate.edu) to request an info sheet and/or pre-application.


Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities 

Health Professions Club Meetings:

Pre-Dental Club
Next meeting: Monday April 22nd | 5-6pm | Stadium 1203
Topic: Elections and Potluck

Health Professions Student Association - Rehab Therapy
Next meeting: Tuesday April 23rd | 5:30pm-7:00pm | Little Bugs Gym
Topic: Combined field trip to Little Bugs Gym

Pre-Optometry Club
Next meeting: Tuesday April 23rd | 6:00-7:00pm | Stadium 1203

Pre-SOMA Club
Next meeting: Thursday April 25th | 4:00-5:00pm | Stadium 1214

Pre-Vet Club
Next meeting: Wednesday April 17th | 5:30-6:30pm | Clark A103
Topic: Application Workshop

Next meeting: Wednesday April 17th | 6:00-7:00pm


Entrance Exam Preparation:

FREE Practice Test for the GRE
April 16th | Click here to register

GRE Verbal Reasoning Lesson
April 19th | Click here to register


CSU Relevant Events and Opportunities:

Lunch with University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing 
Please join us this Wednesday April 17th noon-1pm in the Canvas Stadium Big South Conference Room (202) for a drop-in lunch session with Dr. Sue Wilhelm, PhD, RN-C. Dr. Wilhelm is an Assistant Professor and Assistant Dean of the West Nebraska Division of the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing (Scottsbluff, NE). Lunch will be provided! Please RSVP to advising_hp@mail.colostate.edu so we can estimate how much food to order.


Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

Colorado Dermatology Group Employment Opportunity
Colorado Dermatology Group is a Fort Collins, CO based dermatology practice that specializes in medical and surgical dermatology.  They are seeking a pre-health professional to work in our office as a medical assistant. Someone who is graduating this Spring/Summer/Fall and can transition into a full time role after graduation is preferred. Visit their website at www.coloradodermatologygroup.com to learn more about their practice and apply with your resume via email at info@coloradodermatologygroup.com.

AMCAS will be available May 1st - Click Below!
This tool can help students choose the medical schools they're going to apply to

UQ Ochsner "Meet the Students Webinar" with an Admissions Advisor
May 1st | Find out the details here!

The 7th Annual Genetic Counseling Career Camp
This event is sponsored by the Association of Utah Genetic Counselors (AUG) and is planned for Saturday June 1, 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Current students, genetic counselors, and program directors from the University of Utah and Boise State University will speak about the field and how to prepare for applications. This year, the event will include even more small group networking and time to answer your students’ questions. Learn more and register here!


Article of the Week 

- Making the Most of your Gap Year from the AAMC