Category Archives: Premedical

Duke-National University of Singapore Medical School info session 11/15

Clinicians who were trained in non-medical disciplines prior to attending graduate medical school may find themselves better equipped to solve healthcare problems from different angles. Duke-NUS Medical School, with its emphasis on teamwork, leadership, research, creativity and critical thinking, trains … Continue reading

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Health Professions Academy Info Session 10/25

Interested in a career in medicine or dentistry? Need help preparing for the MCAT or DAT? Want to clinically shadow doctors or dentists? Eager to learn hands-on biomedical research skills? Attend an information session to learn about the eligibility criteria of … 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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Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) application opens 11/1

SHPEP, formerly known as the Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP), expanded in 2016 to include a broader array of health professions. SHPEP is a free 6 week summer enrichment program focused on improving access to information and resources … 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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AAMC Minority Student Medical Career Fair – Seattle

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) is pleased to announce that registration is now open for its annual Minority Student Medical Career Fair! Minority Student Medical Career Fair Saturday, November 12, 2016 8:00 am – 4:00 pm (Check-in at … Continue reading

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Seattle Children’s Hospital research opportunity (unpaid) for pre-meds!

[10/13/2015 UPDATE: POSITION FILLED. Please subscribe to the blog for notification of any new opportunities!] Looking for a an exciting research opportunity at Seattle Children’s Hospital?  Assistant Professor Anita Thomas of Pediatric Emergency Medicine is looking for pre-medical students to … Continue reading

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Attention Pre-Meds! 2017 MCAT Registration opens October 16, 2016

MCAT registration will open on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 for the January-June 2017 MCAT exam dates. Registration for July-September MCAT exam dates will open in February 2017. Please note that The MCAT Scheduling & Registration System has been taken offline in … Continue reading

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MEDIC Discussion 10/10 on Physician Burnout

On Monday, October 10th from 5:00 to 6:30, MEDIC will be holding a meeting in Health Sciences T-wing room T641. Sayward will be leading a discussion on physician burnout Please check out the following links to get a head start on this topic. Navigating the … Continue reading

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PNAS: Democratic & Republican physicians provide different care on politicized health issues

In the current issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a recent study suggests that political beliefs predict the professional decisions of primary care physicians. On politicized health issues, like marijuana and abortion, physicians’ partisan identity is highly correlated … Continue reading

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Summer Pre-Med Enrichment Program For Under-Represented Minority Students at University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine

The Center of Excellence for Diversity in Health Education and Research of the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine will soon be accepting applications for the 2017 Summer Pre-Med Enrichment Program for Under-Represented Minority Undergraduate Students. The application officially … Continue reading

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AAMC Webinar — Inspired Stories: How non-traditional students navigated the path to medical school

Wednesday, September 21, from 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Eastern The AAMC’s Ask Admissions webinar series continues with a new panel of non-traditional medical students and admissions officers. Three medical students will share their professional and academic trajectories, and highlight … Continue reading

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Pre-Health Mock Interviews and Expert Panel: Tuesday, Oct. 4th

Wondering how to stand out as a candidate for medical, dental, pharmacy, veterinary, or other health professional program? Come to our special one-night event on October 4th, 2016. WHEN: Tuesday, October 4, 2016 WHERE: Mary Gates Hall Interview Panel – … Continue reading

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View recent AAMC webinar on how to Master Medical School Interviews

Medical schools across the country use a variety of interview formats and processes. The AAMC recently hosted a webinar that included insights from three admissions officers from different medical schools (including Stella Yee from UW SoM). Click here to view … Continue reading

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Register now for the 2016 AAMC Minority Student Medical Career Fair in Seattle on November 12 — It’s free!

This event consists of workshops focused on topics such as medical school admissions and the Medical College Admission Test® (MCAT®) along with a career fair featuring over 75 medical schools from across the country. Representatives from other health professions also … Continue reading

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