Category Archives: Optometry

Health Graduate School Fair 5/11 — Volunteers needed!

The Health Graduate School Fair is a great way for you to connect with representatives of health professions schools right here on campus. This fair offers something for everyone – whether you’re a first or second year student wanting to explore your options … Continue reading

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Kaplan Course Scholarship Giveaway (apply by April 30)

Kaplan Course Scholarship Giveaway: We know that students are planning their Spring and Summer schedules and taking a test may be a part of that planning. We want to help! o Starting today, we are taking submissions for our Kaplan Course … Continue reading

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March 29th: Youth program summer job fair @ UW – HUB 334!

Looking for something to do this summer?  Plan to attend the Youth Program Summer Job fair ON CAMPUS – March 29th at 2-6pm!

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Improving Diversity in Optometric Careers – Ohio State Optometry summer program, apply by April 1

The 11th Annual I-DOC (Improving Diversity in Optometric Careers) program will take place on the campus of The Ohio State University from July 10 – 12, 2017.  We welcome applications from your students through our April 1 deadline.  I-DOC is … Continue reading

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“Applying to Health Professional School” seminar in Spring Quarter

GEN ST 297H: APPLYING TO HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL SEMINAR 1 Credit (CR/NC ONLY) SLN: 14631 Are you planning to apply to health professional school within the next year? The seminar will cover preparing an application, writing an effective personal statement, … Continue reading

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Learn more and speak with faculty, students and admissions professionals representing 23 schools and colleges of Optometry

Doctors of Optometry: Are the primary-care doctors of the eye and the frontline protectors of vision Are often the first to detect critical health issues in their patients and refer them for timely treatment Enjoy a balanced life and work … Continue reading

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Winter quarter “Applying to Health Professional School” seminar

This seminar is for UW undergraduate students and alumni who are planning to apply in the current year to graduate-level health professional programs, such as dental, medical, optometry, pharmacy, or veterinary schools. Course content will build the components of a compelling, … Continue reading

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Seattle/King County Clinic – General Support Volunteers Needed

Make a difference in our community at the annual Seattle/King County Clinic coming to Key Arena at Seattle Center October 27-30. The giant volunteer-driven health clinic provides a full range of free dental, vision, and medical care to all patients … Continue reading

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Pre-Health Mentoring Class for Winter 2016

Attention, Pre-Health Juniors & Seniors! It’s Not Too Late to Gain Experience and Make a Difference This Quarter   Be a Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 F & G UW’s Academic Support Programs is partnering with SMDEP (Summer Medical and Dental Education … Continue reading

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Considering a Post-Bac?

If you are considering a post-baccalaureate program to bolster your grades or to fill in the gaps in your schooling, there are a few things to consider. First, will you be able to earn a Master’s Degree, which can make … 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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The Instructional Center at UW Offers Prep Classes for the MCAT, DAT, GRE, OAT, and PCAT

2015 Test Prep Classes The Instructional Center offers DAT, GRE, MCAT, OAT and PCAT test prep classes during summer quarter every year. The 2015 schedule has been determined and is posted below. Classes begin Summer Quarter, June 22. HOW TO … Continue reading

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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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Final Reminder: Pre-Health Interview Panel and Workshop, Tuesday, December 2nd, 5:30pm

Pre-Health Interview Panel and Workshop Medical, Dental, Pharmacy, and more Tuesday, December 2nd, beginning at 5:30 pm Wondering how to stand out as a candidate for medical, dental, pharmacy, or other health professional school? Join admissions deans and directors from … Continue reading

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Summer Programs for Pre-Optometry Students

The Consortium for Optometry Summer Enrichment Programs is pleased to share the upcoming dates and deadlines for our individual programs.  We encourage you to share this email among your preoptometry students and we look forward to hosting them on our … Continue reading

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