Category Archives: Course of Interest

Enroll in Winter Quarter GEN ST 391D: Research Exposed! Population Health (1cr)

Enroll in Winter Quarter GEN ST 391D: Research Exposed! Population Health (1cr)   Research Exposed is an opportunity to learn about current, exciting research in a wide variety of disciplines. Through presentations by UW faculty students will learn about the … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, General Interest, Research, Scholarships/Resources | Leave a comment

“Learning Leadership in Theory and Practice” winter quarter

Business Administration 391A/General Studies 301/Engineering 202E Course name:  Learning Leadership in Theory and Practice Schedule:  Wednesday, 3:30-5:20 p.m. (combination of large lecture and smaller leadership lab sections) Instructor:  Dr. Christina Fong, Principal Lecturer, Foster School of Business Credits: 3 credits … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest | Leave a comment

Applying to Health Professional School seminar — Winter 2018

GEN ST 297 A (15092) Applying to Health Professional School This seminar will meet Tuesdays from 2:30-4:20 in Winter Quarter 2018. The course is designed for UW students and alumni who are planning to apply in the current year to … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, MD/PhD, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Pre-health advising, Predental, Premedical, Prepharmacy | Comments Off on Applying to Health Professional School seminar — Winter 2018

Health Informatics & Health Information Management Open House 10/18

The Health Informatics and Health Information Management (HIHIM) Open House for prospective degree and certificate students will be held on October 18th in the UW Tower between 6pm – and 8pm. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about the … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, Graduate Program/Postbac Program, Prehealth Events | Comments Off on Health Informatics & Health Information Management Open House 10/18

UW Women’s Center GRE Prep Courses this fall

The University of Washington Women’s Center is offering GRE preparatory courses this fall for the campus and surrounding community. More information, dates, and registration details can be found on their website here. If you have any questions, please do not … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, Prehealth Events | Comments Off on UW Women’s Center GRE Prep Courses this fall

Medical Russian course for Fall

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.

Posted in Course of Interest, Premedical | Comments Off on Medical Russian course for Fall

UW HIHIM Application deadline: May 1 for Autumn 2017 Admission

Are you interested in healthcare administration?  Consider applying to the Health Informatics and Health Information Management (HIHIM) major! The HIHIM autumn 2017 regular application deadline is May 1. The early admission deadline of February 15th just passed, but we are … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, General Interest | Comments Off on UW HIHIM Application deadline: May 1 for Autumn 2017 Admission

The Fuller Lab seeking undergraduate researcher in HIV vaccine research, virology or immunology

The Fuller Lab is seeking undergraduate researchers that are interested in participating in projects to develop novel vaccines and therapies for HIV and obtaining experience in a collaborative, dynamic environment. Dr. Fuller’s lab investigates adaptive immune mechanisms of HIV control … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, Employment/Internship, Research, Volunteer Opportunities/Service | Comments Off on The Fuller Lab seeking undergraduate researcher in HIV vaccine research, virology or immunology

SPRING 2017 COURSE:  EPI 201 – Outbreak Investigation & Response

Outbreak Investigation & Response Take a step into the world of an outbreak investigator! Learn how disease outbreaks – such as Ebola, food-borne illnesses, and pandemic flu – start, spread, and are detected and investigated.  You will explore the social … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, Global Health, Public Health | Comments Off on SPRING 2017 COURSE:  EPI 201 – Outbreak Investigation & Response

Consider PHARM 301: Medications and Health: It’s Not All About Drugs to add to your Spring 2017 schedule!

The School of Pharmacy is once again offering this popular course during Spring Quarter, 2017.  In Pharm 301, “Medications and Health: It’s Not All About Drugs,” students learn about important topics related to health and medicines taught by engaging faculty … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, Prepharmacy | Comments Off on Consider PHARM 301: Medications and Health: It’s Not All About Drugs to add to your Spring 2017 schedule!

BIOST 311: Regression Methods in the Health Sciences

Spring 2017 4 Credits Lecture: M/W/F 1:30-2:20 pm Discussion: T 12:30-1:20 pm Instructor: Anna Plantinga SLN: 11479, 11480 BIOST 311 introduces regression methods for analysis of continuous, binary, and time-to-event (survival) data. This course will cover linear regression, logistic regression, … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, Research | Comments Off on BIOST 311: Regression Methods in the Health Sciences

Law 305 Spring 2017: Global Health and Justice

Law 305 Spring 2017: Global Health and Justice Instructor:  Beth E. Rivin, M.D., M.P.H. This newly revised undergraduate course explores leading issues in global health and the human right to health.  Specifically, it focuses on injustices that occur around the world … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, Global Health, Premedical, Prenursing, Prepharmacy, Public Health | Comments Off on Law 305 Spring 2017: Global Health and Justice

Thinking about studying abroad this summer or next year? Now is the time to apply!

Thinking about studying abroad this summer or next year? Now is the time to apply! Here is a list of programs with deadlines coming soon. Visit our website and check out the information below to learn how you can make your Husky … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest, Scholarships/Resources, Summer Program | Comments Off on Thinking about studying abroad this summer or next year? Now is the time to apply!

“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

Posted in Course of Interest, Lectures/Panels, MD/PhD, Optometry, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Podiatry, Pre-health advising, Predental, Prehealth Events, Premedical, Prepharmacy | Comments Off on “Applying to Health Professional School” seminar in Spring Quarter

2017 Husky Presidential Ambassadors Leadership Institute

Want to study abroad in China, explore cultural perspectives of leadership and connect with incoming international students?  Consider the Husky Presidential Ambassador Leadership Institute Exploration Seminar!  Visit the Study Abroad website to learn more. Application deadline is February 15. Program … Continue reading

Posted in Course of Interest | Comments Off on 2017 Husky Presidential Ambassadors Leadership Institute