Category Archives: General Interest

Symbiosis Lab Education: Introductory Lab Course

Due to advancements in bioengineering and molecular medicine, cancer deaths are declining by 1% each year. It’s scientific innovation and breakthrough technology from young innovators that help us to save millions of lives per year. In the Fall 2017 quarter, … Continue reading

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Healthcare jobs most in-demand and fastest-growing in 2017

The Jobs Rated reports use opportunity vis a vis growth outlook as one of the primary factors in determining best and worst jobs. It’s not a coincidence that many of the most in-demand jobs are in healthcare, an industry … Continue reading

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Dive Into Dentistry Day July 8

Are you currently in undergrad interested in becoming a dentist? Or a full-fledged predental looking for an opportunity to boost your resume and learn the ins and outs of dental school? Predental ASDA sponsored Dive into Dentistry Day gives you the … Continue reading

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American Diabetes Association Volunteer Opportunity

Are you interested in working with kids who have type 1 diabetes and learning more about diabetes management?  If so, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) has a volunteer opportunity for you!  Join us for ADA Camp Sealth on Vashon Island, … Continue reading

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Medical Emergency Training Association RSO Opportunities

Are you interested in healthcare? Trying to enhance your public speaking skills or gain leadership experience? Our RSO on campus, the Medical Emergency Training Association (META), is accepting applications for new BLS instructors for the 2017-2018 school year! We teach … Continue reading

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Greater Seattle Cares Volunteer Opportunities – Pre-Dental/Pre-Health

Greater Seattle cares ( is a very small non-profit organization that provides regular logistical support to 4 of the 12 homeless encampments in the Puget Sound area, as well as sporadic support to many others. In conjunction with the dental program, … Continue reading

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Business Leaders in Healthcare Events THIS WEEK

Hey Huskies! Here are some upcoming events hosted by Business Leaders in Healthcare: Shannon Braun from Keck Graduate Institute will be presenting and overview of their various academic programs. These include their Master of Bioscience, Postdoctoral Professional Masters, Postbac Premedical … Continue reading

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ASUW Mental Health Awareness Month Events

This month the ASUW Student Health Consortium presents… May as Mental Health Awareness Month 2017! Did you know that #1in4Huskies have been diagnosed with a mental illness? Let’s talk about how to take care of yourself, how to support a friend, and how … Continue reading

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Uniting Voices: Mental Health Conference May 6

Uniting Voices: Mental Health Conference, on May 6th, 2017, at Alder’s Commons from 10 am – 3:30 pm, aims to develop greater awareness of mental health issues and empower attendees to combat the surrounding stigma. The conference will feature Phil … Continue reading

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Students for a National Health Program Event 4.28

Are you interested in learning about US healthcare policy and advocacy? Do you want to network with physicians and other students who are involved in the fight for healthcare reform? Join UW students and nationally recognized physicians along with well … Continue reading

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Which Public Health Degree is Right for Me? 5/4 Information Session

Are you considering a public health graduate degree? The Department of Health Services trains students for influential careers in public health practice and research, health administration, health promotion, and health policy. Would you like to learn more about the types … Continue reading

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UW School of Dentistry Americorps Position

The UW School of Dentistry, Office of Educational Partnerships and Diversity are looking for 3 AmeriCorps members for the 2017-2018 service term. Are you a graduating college senior? Do you have a passion for pipeline programs, community outreach, and healthcare? … Continue reading

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Husky Help and Hope Walk – May 20

On May 20th, Huskies for Suicide Prevention and Awareness (HSPA) and Forefront: Innovations in Suicide Prevention are hosting a 2-mile walk that will start at Sylvan Grove and wind through some of the most beautiful parts of the UW Seattle … Continue reading

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Phi Delta Epsilon Gelfand Lecture 5/4 — “Health & Healthcare: What’s the Difference?”

Join Phi Delta Epsilon-WA Alpha Chapter and Dr. Stephen A. Bezruchka on May 4th for a relevant and eye-opening talk about the status our our healthcare system in the United States and the world. Abstract:  “We in the United States … Continue reading

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UW Synapse Executive Board Positions

UW Synapse is one chapte of a national movement to improve the quality of care for people with Traumatic Brain Injuries. We are dedicated to providing a unique resource to this underserved community, looking for ways to reinvent support-group care and … Continue reading

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