Week of August 19th, 2019 

“If You Are Working On Something That You Really Care About, You Don’t Have To Be Pushed. The Vision Pulls You.”
– Steve Jobs


Save the Date

For Incoming First-Year Students Only:
If you haven’t yet, please sign-up for a mandatory human pre-health or pre-vet info session in the first week of classes through this link: http://hp.colostate.edu/prehealthsessions.

Interview Workshop
The Health Professions Office, in conjunction with Career Services, will offer two Interview Workshops this fall. The workshops will cover preparation for the interview, types of interviews, and interview questions. They are designed to assist students in any health professions area: premed, pre-vet, pre dentistry, PT, OT, etc. You do not need to register/signup. 
Thursday, September 5th | 5-7pm | Stadium 1205

Pre-Health Day at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Come learn about healthcare professions. Open to all high school, undergraduate, and graduate-level students. Learn more, and register here.
Saturday September 21st


Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities 

Health Professions Club Opportunities:

*Meetings and important events are always listed on our hp.colostate.edu website under "events" at the bottom of the website as well.

Health Panel with Professionals in the Field:
September 10th | 6-7:30pm | Clark A 101

Premedica Meeting: For students interested in Doctor of Medicine (MD), Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO), Physican Assistant (PA), or Nursing (RN)
September 11th | 6-7:30pm | Stadium 1205 

Rehabilitation Therapy Meeting: For students interested in Physical Therapy (DPT) or Occupational Therapy (OTD or MSOT/MOT)
September 24th | 6-7:15pm | Stadium 1204 and 1205

Pre-Vet Meeting: For students interested in Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
September 4th | 5:30-6:30pm | Clark A 101

Pre-Dental: For students interested in Dentistry (DMD or DDS)
September 16th | 6-7pm | Stadium 1207

Pre-Optometry: For students interested in Optometry (OD)
September 10th | 7pm | BSB 144

Pre-Pharmacy: For students interested in Pharmaceutical Medicine (PharmD)
Meetings for the Fall semester are coming soon!

*If there is a health area that you are interested in that does not have a club reflected for it, please reach out to a Health Professions Advisor so we can suggest what club might be most applicable, another club on campus, or give you information on how to start a club if you are interested. 


Opportunities for Pre-Veterinary Students:

Small Animal Internal Medicine Hourly Position
Work alongside the CSU Small Animal Internal medicine VTH  service as a veterinary and clinic assistant. Examples of duties include calling clients, filing paperwork, handling patients, and interfacing with the rest of the hospital under the supervision of the CSU Small Animal Internal Medicine veterinary team. Initially weekdays during business hours only but will evolve to some opportunities for the weekends too. To apply, email Shawna Lee your resume at shawna.lee@colostate.edu.


Article of the Week 

- How Social Media Can Impact Your Application from the AAMC
Dr. Rod Page Honored for Career Achievement in Canine Research from SOURCE
Wild Pups Romp Again in an African Paradise from the New York Times