Category Archives: Premedical

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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Let the US Army pay for medical/dental school

HEALTH PROFESSIONS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM HEALTH EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS When you’re pursuing an advanced health care degree, the last thing on your mind should be how you’re going to pay for it. The U.S. Army can help with one of the most … Continue reading

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MCAT 2016 test dates update

2016 MCAT Testing Calendar In 2016, MCAT will return to a typical test administration schedule with test dates in January and April-September. Registration for 2016 will open in October 2015. More details about the exact calendar dates will be made … Continue reading

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Webinar: Learn About the University of Queensland Ochsner School of Medicine

Webinar: Meet the Students A brief presentation about the program will be provided followed by a live Q&A with UQ Ochsner students. Wednesday, July 29 7pm-8pm (EDT) REGISTER HERE: http://eventservices.cloudapp.net/?OrgName=MedEdPath&CategoryName=Admissions&EventId=08C0D93D-8A1A-E511-9844-00155DCA032A This program offers U.S. students and Permanent Residents: Two Years … Continue reading

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Webinar on University of Queensland Ochsner University School of Medicine

UQ Ochsner is an international medical school that prepares students to practice medicine in many countries, including the US. Webinar on Wednesday, June 24 7pm – 8pm (EDT) REGISTER HERE: http://eventservices.cloudapp.net/?OrgName=MedEdPath&CategoryName=Admissions&EventId=D7ECCB8A-61F3-E411-8402-00155DCA0427 This program offers U.S. students and Permanent Residents: Two … Continue reading

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Local Research/Volunteer Opportunity for Pre-Meds

Pre-Health Advising received the following email from a UW physician looking for pre-med undergraduate volunteers: ………………………………… I am a resident physician at UWMC, and I am setting up a study in medical education that will begin in July 2015 and … 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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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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Percentile Ranks for the new MCAT exam

Percentile Ranks for the new MCAT exam These percentile ranks are based on the scores of examinees who took the exam in April 2015. After careful examination of the April 2015 scores and based on historic MCAT data, adjustments were … Continue reading

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Camp Promise-West is looking for volunteers this summer

Do you still need something fun to do this summer? Are you energetic, creative, and enthusiastic? Do you like working with youth and being a part of a FUN team? Are you looking to gain experience in the healthcare field … 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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Osteopathic Medicine – application information!!

  The 2016 AACOMAS Applicants Letter has been released by the AACOM and contains important information for students planning to apply to osteopathic medical schools this year. More information can be found at the AACOMAS website:  http://www.aacom.org/become-a-doctor/pre-health-advisors/information-about-the-2016-application-cycle 

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Join MAPS (Minority Association of Pre-Health Students) Leadership Next Year

We’re looking for current MAPS members to become more involved with our organization through a new generation of officers!  Below is our description for each officer role available, and you may select up to three roles to apply for on … Continue reading

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Join the UW School of Medicine and Alpha Epsilon Delta for Surgery Week!

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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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