Category Archives: General Interest

Clinical experience with PrepStep at Swedish

The Clinical Care Extender/PrepStep-Health Care Scholar program gives pre-health students unprecedented access to direct patient care. Program participants become valuable members of the patient-care team alongside nurses, physicians and allied health professionals in clinical and administrative settings. Program participants receive training … Continue reading

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Apply to the PrepStep-Health Care Scholar Program

PrepStep-Health Care Scholar is a hands-on clinical certification course in which participants experience direct patient contact. Program participants rotate among different clinical and administrative departments in a health care setting while learning alongside health care professionals as members of the patient care … Continue reading

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Volunteer Tutoring opportunity with Washington MESA

Be a Tutor with Seattle MESA Earn up to 10 credits in your major or minor Motivate and mentor a student Develop your teaching skills Build confidence in STEM subject areas Work with other great UW volunteers Travel available through … Continue reading

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Welcome new Huskies!

Pre-Health at the UW – Getting Started… The UW Pre-health team would like to welcome all new transfer and first year students.  We have created a series of online presentations to help orient you to your pre-health exploration here at … Continue reading

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Still thinking about registering for Dive into Dentistry Day? There’s only a few spots left! The last day to register is on Sunday 7/19 at 11:59pm. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/uwsod-dive-into-dentistry-day-2015-tickets-16592406334”

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Job opening for recent pre-health graduates

Full Time, Paid Position Opening Study Coordinator Full time, paid, study coordinator position opening for Seattle Institute for Biomedical Research (SIBCR), NIH funded project examining the interaction of pain, health habits and medication. This position will involve working with older … Continue reading

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Additional MD-PhD Twitter Chats, July 14 and August 18

In addition to the already-scheduled Twitter chat on July 24, there will be two additional chats on July 14 and August 18. The leadership of the Tri-Institutional MD-PhD Program will be answering MD-PhD related questions via Twitter #ASKMDPHD. Feel free … Continue reading

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Four Free Webinars for Pre-Med Students this Summer

MCAT Diagnostic Test Review Session: Thursday July 9th @ 8pm EST Join Bryan Schnedeker from Next Step, and Linda Abraham of Accepted.com for this informative session. Bryan will review the results of Next Step’s free MCAT diagnostic test and Linda … Continue reading

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Webinar: Applying to the Right Medical Schools for You

Watch the recording of this webinar from the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) for insight from directors of admission on the importance of applying to schools with missions that fit your goals and interests. https://www.aamc.org/students/services/435214/missionfit.html  

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Interested in learning more about MD/PhD programs?

A message from Michelina Stoddard (UW Alum, class of 2011): I am a UW Alum (class of 2011) currently attending the Tri-Institutional MD/PhD program at Weill Cornell Medical College. This Wednesday the 24th our program director, Olaf Andersen, and administrative … Continue reading

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2015 Summer Career Fair, Wednesday, June 24

Many health-related employers will be there. Bring your resume and wear your interview clothes! 2015 SUMMER CAREER FAIR Wednesday, June 24th 2:00-6:00pm HUB South Ballroom The Details All UW students & alumni from all 3 campuses can attend Dress code … Continue reading

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AUT 2015 Course: NUTR 200 – Nutrition for Today

AUT 2015 Course: NUTR 200 – Nutrition for Today (Course flyer: NUTR 200 flyer 6.2015) Interested in nutrition? Want practical knowledge in general nutrition and wellness? Then register for NUTR 200 Nutrition for Today (4cr) in autumn quarter! Topics include learning … Continue reading

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Career Center’s Dependable Strengths 2-day Workshop 6/19,22

Looking to start a career? Are you seeking a career change? Or, simply interested in exploring how to enhance your current employment situation? The Career Center’s Dependable Strengths Workshop is an excellent resource for alumni and students in any stage of career … Continue reading

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University of Oregon MCAT Prep Course slots still available

  The University’s MCAT Preparation Workshop is conducted by faculty members and testing experts in the sciences and social sciences who teach material specifically tailored for the MCAT. All instructors focus on helping students perform to their best abilities on … Continue reading

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Columbia University MS in Nutrition

Are you planning a gap or glide year? The Institute of Human Nutrition (IHN) at Columbia University offers a one-year MS program in Nutrition that will strengthen your professional, personal and leadership skills. What does the IHN have to offer? … Continue reading

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