Category Archives: Premedical

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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“Acing Your Med School Interviews” Webinar from the AAMC: Tips from the Experts

Students can learn how to prepare for—and succeed at—medical school interviews. Get insights and advice directly from medical school admission officers. After a brief presentation from our panelists, there will be the opportunity to ask questions during a Q&A session. … Continue reading

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Medical School webinar: Meet the Students

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, August 19 7pm-8pm (EDT) REGISTER HERE: http://eventservices.cloudapp.net/?univerOrgName=MedEdPath&CategoryName=Admissions&EventId=7244347C-7B31-E511-AF88-00155DCA0529 This program offers … 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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MD-PhD Twitter Chat — Additional Date, August 18

There will be an additional MD-PhD Twitter Chat on August 18 – this time, current MD-PhD students will also respond via Twitter #ASKMDPHD! Feel free to share with your students and get all of your MD-PhD questions answered. Please be … 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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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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