Category Archives: Public Health

Health For America — Fellowship Applications due 2/29

Health for America is a nonprofit organization which empowers young professionals to create solutions to improve the lives of people living with chronic disease. It funds the Health for America Fellowship, a yearlong venture where young professionals immerse themselves in … 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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Environmental Health major – applications due January 22, 2016

Applications for the Environmental Health major are due:  Friday, January 22, 2016

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Medicare for All: National Day of Action

    #TenOne Medicare for All National Day of Action Thursday, October 1, 8pm to 9pm, Red Square at UW We will be joining Students for a National Health Program chapters around the country with this event. From 8pm to … Continue reading

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Volunteer/Education Opportunity in Rural Alaska for Students in Many Pre-Health Fields

The Alaska Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) program requests your assistance in sharing a brand new and exciting interdisciplinary opportunity with your students. The Rural Immersion Institute of the North (RIIN) program is designed to expose pre-professional health majors to … Continue reading

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Undergraduate Research Experiences in Environmental Health

SURE-EH Announcement “If you want to learn about the health of a population, look at the air they breathe, the water they drink, and the places where they live.” – Hippocrates, the Father of Medicine You read about environmental health … Continue reading

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AMSA (American Medical Student Association)

AMSA has the following opportunities and events available to pre-health students. As a reminder, all AMSA programs and events are open to all pre-health students, medical students, and students in any health professions program, including both AMSA members and non-members. … 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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Public Meetings: Physicians for a National Health Program

Saturday, March 28: 7:00pm Kane Hall, Room 120 University of Washington, Seattle 98195 Physicians for a National Health Program of Western Washington will host their 10th Annual Public Meeting, “Grassroots Organizing for Health and Social Justice.” We are honored to … Continue reading

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Heart Health & Minorities

Hello UW Pre Health Students: The UW Minority Association of Pre-health Students (MAPS) invites you to their  General Meeting on Tuesday, February 12,  from 6-7 PM in the Ethnic Cultural Center – Room 208. This meeting will feature, Dr. Ka’imi Sinclair, … Continue reading

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Public Health & International Development Internship in Uganda – Summer 2015

About The Uganda Village Project The Uganda Village Project (UVP) is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization specializing in international public health, working with the people of Iganga to promote public health and sustainable development in the rural communities of Iganga, in … Continue reading

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Are you a pre-engineering student? Are you interested in the connection between engineering and global health? Attend the Re-Engineering Global Health seminar

Join the Global Health Undergraduate Leadership Committee and your fellow undergrads interested in global health as we explore issues involving the interplay between engineering and global health, including global water provision and technology in health infrastructure. The event will take … Continue reading

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Looking for Service Opportunities? Check Out the Public Service Opportunities Bulletin

If you don’t know about the Carlson Center’s Public Service Opportunities Bulletin, you should check it out! It’s a great way to find local service opportunities — new listings are added daily. http://www.washington.edu/carlson/service-opportunities/

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Our Favorite Pre-Health Site

Explorehealthcareers.org compiles information about health-related scholarships, national internships, research experiences, summer enrichment programs, and everything you ever wanted to know about every health career you can imagine. Check it out at explorehealthcareers.org.

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NIH-Amgen Scholars Program for Undergraduates Interested in MD/PhD Programs- Application Opens Soon

2015 NIH-AMGEN Scholars Program. IMPORTANT NOTE: Applicants to the NIH-Amgen Scholars Program will complete the application for the NIH Summer Internship Program (SIP). This online application will be available on November 15. The Amgen Foundation, the Foundation for the NIH … Continue reading

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