Category Archives: General Interest

Teach for America Summer Deadline – Sept 10, 2015

Teach For America is developing a movement of leaders who will help drive change at every level of our education system toward the goal of closing the opportunity gap in America. TFA works with outstanding people, trains them to apply their … Continue reading

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Pre-Med Webinar from the Folks at the AAMC

Thursday, August 27th 3:00-4:00pm ET Register: http://bit.ly/AskAAMC We’ll help you gear up for the semester by highlighting AAMC’s pre-med resources to help you accomplish tasks on your To Do list. We’ll cover finding volunteer opportunities, deciding when to take the … Continue reading

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Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad: Info Session on August 26th

The Gilman International Scholarship application is now open for students who are studying abroad in Winter or Spring 2016. Please encourage eligible students to apply. The application deadline is October 6, 2015. Read more about the scholarship and apply online … Continue reading

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Medical School webinar: Meet the Students

University of Queensland,  Ochsner School of Medicine Webinar: Meet the Students A brief presentation about the program will be provided followed by a live Q&A with UQ Ochsner students. Wednesday, August 19 7pm-8pm (EDT) REGISTER HERE: http://eventservices.cloudapp.net/?univerOrgName=MedEdPath&CategoryName=Admissions&EventId=7244347C-7B31-E511-AF88-00155DCA0529 This program offers … Continue reading

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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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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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