Category Archives: General Interest

Course in Medical Russian for fall 2015

Intended as a 1-credit add-on to the regular first-year Russian sequence. Exposes students to a variety of medical terminology, providing opportunities for practicing medical communication, and reading and analyzing written texts. Prerequisite: RUSS 101, which must be taken concurrently. Offered: … Continue reading

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Mission Fit—Applying to the Right Medical Schools for You

Completing the application process for medical school can be a daunting task. One of the many decisions you will have to make is to which schools you will send your application. You are invited to participate in a free live … Continue reading

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Dive into Dentistry Day July 25th

Are you eager to test out your hand skills and love for dentistry? Be sure to check out this year’s Dive into Dentistry Day 2015 Presented by UW School of Dentistry! The event is a great way to get exposure to … Continue reading

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Student Sight Savers Ribbon Leis Fundraiser 6/6-13

Help pediatric ophthalmologists in rural China! Dr. Michelle Cabrera of Seattle Children’s works with a group of ophthalmologists who travel and mentor physicians in rural Lanzhou, China to diagnose retinopathy of prematurity and save the eyesight of children. All donations … Continue reading

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New MS/MD degree program in Integrative Medicine

  MUM (www.mum.edu) would like to announce a collaboration with St. Martinus University of Medicine SMU) http://www.martinus.edu/, located on the Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao. Our new MS/MD degree program will begin September, 2015, offering a dual degree track in integrative medicine: … Continue reading

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Writing a Compelling Personal Statement workshops next Tuesday & Thursday

The Pre-Health Advising team will facilitate two Personal Statement workshops next week. The techniques presented will be useful for students working on personal statements for health professional school applications, as well as pre-health students applying for scholarship and internships. Learn how to … Continue reading

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Workshop tomorrow on Writing @ Co-Curricular Activities

The Pre-Health Advising Team is hosting a workshop Thursday that will explore how to make the short descriptions of your co-curricular activities work harder for you in your AMCAS application. This workshop will also be helpful for students applying to … Continue reading

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UNLV School of Dental Medicine simulation course

The UNLV School of Dental Medicine would like to invite you to their annual dental school simulation course.  This event will be held on June 19- June 20, 2015. The two-day course takes you through the typical day in the … Continue reading

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Rural Health Career Banquet 5/29

Health Care Alternative Spring Break, along with the ASUW Student Health Consortium and other pre-health RSOs including AED, AMSA, DDS, Global HEED, Hand2Hand, MAPS, and MEDLIFE are hosting the Rural Health Career Banquet next Friday, 5/29, 5:30-8:30pm at the UW Tower. … Continue reading

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UW Wellness Coalition presentation on veterans

Are you interested in working with our nation’s veterans? Are you interested in improving the overall mental health and status of our country’s citizens? Join the University of Washington Wellness Coalition as we introduce the current issues and challenges in … Continue reading

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Neuroscience research lab seeking volunteers

The Robinson lab in the School of Medicine, Department of Biological Structure, is looking for student volunteers to help in our lab for the summer and into the next school year. We are a neuroscience primate research lab working on … Continue reading

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A little levity for your day: Uptown Funk parody by first-year med students at WashU goes viral (And they’re pretty good!)

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Mentoring Class for Fall Quarter

Attention, Juniors & Seniors! Gain Experience and Make a Difference Be a Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 L & M UW’s Academic Support Programs is offering a service-learning seminar titled “EDUC 401: Higher Education Tutoring and Mentorship” in Autumn Quarter 2015. This … Continue reading

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Pre-med drop-in mentoring with UWSOM students – Monday!

Hello everyone! QMed, the LGBTQ medical student organization at the UWSOM, will be hosting an informal “drop-in” mentoring event on Monday, 5/18, 3:30pm-5:00pm in the Allen Library Research Commons (Room “Green A”). Come talk to current medical students about applying to medical school and … Continue reading

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2015 Health Graduate School Fair- Wednesday!!

http://careers.washington.edu/Students/Health-Fair Have you been thinking about pursuing an advanced degree in medicine, dentistry, nursing, public health, rehabilitation medicine, or other health-related fields? Please come join us for the 2015 Health Graduate School Fair. Health Graduate School Fair Wednesday, May 13th, … Continue reading

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