Author Archives: Eli Heller

UW launches online training for contact tracing to help fight COVID-19

As businesses and public spaces reopen across the nation, the old-school public health detective work known as contact tracing is becoming a major component of the battle to contain the novel coronavirus that causes the deadly COVID-19 disease. It’s an…

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Western University (Lebanon, OR): DPT Information Session on June 15

Register for the Doctor of Physical Therapy information session, taking place June 15 at 2:30pm, here.

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Q&A AMCAS Webinar w/ a Harvard Former Admissions Committee Member

The AMCAS is open and it’s time for students to start thinking about submission. The AMCAS is the first impression applicants will give admissions committees, which makes it absolutely essential. Unfortunately, this importance makes the application difficult to finalize and…

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Online Guide To Volunteering in Public Service

Looking for a way to spend your gap year(s)? STEPS (Student Training and Education in Public Service) helps compassionate and driven professionals and students to further their education and training, develop career skills, and find a calling in making a…

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Research Funding through NIH Diversity Supplements a workshop for grad students, post-docs and undergrads interested in research

Please register at:  https://tinyurl.com/YAN7S5DA  for zoom link.  Contact Nora Coronado at  ncorona@uw.edu  if you have further questions.

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Health Equity Conference on May 27, 6:00 – 8:30pm

Please join us for the third annual UW Health Equity Conference on Wednesday, May 27th from 6:00-8:30pm, presented by the Housestaff Quality and Safety Committee (HQSF) and the Network for Underrepresented Residents and Fellows (NURF). The conference will feature keynotes…

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Health Tech Event, hosted by Edifects on April 29! Info below:

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Update on 2020 MCAT Testing from the AAMC

See message from the AAMC below: Dear Examinee, We know how greatly your life has been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and to say that this is a frustrating and challenging time is an understatement. Preparing for the MCAT exam…

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Space Still Available: PHARM 301, Medications and Health: It’s Not All About the Drugs

PHARMACY 301 – SPRING 2020 MEDICATIONS AND HEALTH: IT’S NOT ALL ABOUT DRUGS A science, health and wellness course designed to help you answer these and many other questions. DO YOU EVER WONDER… • How drugs and vaccines work? •…

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Northwest Native American Center of Excellence hosts 2020 Med School Application Workshop

The Northwest Native American Center of Excellence is excited to announce the 2020 Medical School Application Workshop put on in partnership with Oregon Health and Sciences University, Washington State University, University of Washington, and U.C. Davis School of Medicine. The…

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Genentech Healthcare Internship Opportunity in Portland, Open Now!

[Apply by April 6] Genentech is looking for recent graduates (by June 2020) pursuing medicine, nursing, pharmacy, public health or other related health professional roles and planning to continue their education upon completion of this internship. Genentech is a biotech…

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