Week of September 9th, 2019

"One of the deepest secrets of life is that all that is really worth doing is what we do for others." - Lewis Carol


Save the Date

Health Panel with Professionals in the Field:
The Rehabilitation Therapy, Pre-Vet, Premedica, Pre-Dental and Pre-SOMA Clubs are co-hosting this event. Professionals will be represented from all these areas.
TOMORROW Tuesday September 10th | 6-7:30pm | Clark A 101


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.

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

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

Pre-Vet Meeting: For students interested in Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
Wednesday September 18th | 5:30-6:30pm | JNTHR 222

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

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

Pre-Pharmacy: For students interested in Pharmaceutical Medicine (PharmD)
Wednesday September 18th | 6-7pm | Stadium 1208

*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. 


Relevant CSU Events and Opportunities:

HES Department Seminar Series Speaker - Dr. Samuel Klein, MD
Metabolically Normal and Abnormal Obesity
Friday September 13th | 3-4pm | HES Teaching Facility

Fall Clean-Up
Registration is now open! Learn more, and register to volunteer here. The volunteer registration deadline is October 4th.
Saturday October 26th | 9am-2pm


Opportunities for Pre-Human Health Students:

University of Pennsylvania Pre-Health Programs Virtual Information Session
Learn about the University of Pennsylvania Pre-Health Post-Baccalaureate Programs in this Virtual Information Session. Learn more about the programs here, and register for the info session here.
Tuesday September 17th | 5-6pm EST

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus PreHealth Day
This event is open to high school, undergraduate and graduate-level students. Learn from experts in the field about all the health professions fields you're interested in - dentistry, public health, biomedical research, nursing, pharmacy, physician assistant, anesthesiology assistant, physical therapy & medicine. Learn more and register here.
Saturday September 21st

Pharmacy School Virtual Fair
Learn about PharmD Programs and Masters & PhD Programs in Pharmacy Science. Learn more, and register here.
Wednesday September 25th | 9am-9pm EST

University of California Davis Pre-Health Conference (In-Person)
Workshops related to health profession career exploration and application prep in addition to exhibitors from health professions schools from across the nation. $20 for non-Davis attendees. Learn more, and register here
Saturday October 19th | 7am-4pm PST

University of Colorado School of Medicine Emergency & Wilderness Medicine January pre-med/pre-health Program
This program includes lectures by national experts, Emergency Department shadowing, med school labs, admissions director/committee member talks, and field time at a camp high in the Rockies. Classes are taught by School of Medicine Faculty and provide CPR and WFR certification. September 30th is the deadline for scholarship applications. These need-based scholarships cover 100% of School of Medicine tuition & fees. Click here for more information, including the scholarship application form.


Opportunities for Pre-Vet Students:

University of Pennsylvania VMD-PhD combined degree
For students interested in becoming veterinarian-scientists, learn more about the program here.


Article(s) of the Week 

- "His Cat's Death Left Him Heartboken. So He Cloned It."