Category Archives: Premedical

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. http://www.forbes.com/sites/davechase/2013/04/30/the-hot-spotters-sequel-population-health-heroes/#7a260b12ca92 http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2016-09-08/doctors-battle-burnout-to-save-themselves-and-their-patients 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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Seattle Times: UW medical students now learn hands-on patient care from Day 1

At the University of Washington’s School of Medicine, new doctors-in-training get out of the lecture hall and start learning through patient-care activities beginning in their first days of classes — a dramatic change from the old model of teaching medicine. … Continue reading

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Medical Scribe Opportunities with ScribeAmerica

ScribeAmerica is looking for candidates who are eager to gain valuable experience by working closely with physicians as a Medical Scribe. Our Medical Scribes assist directly with a physician team in a clinical setting to effectively and efficiently compile detailed electronic … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity in Healthcare, Patient Advocacy

Troelsen & Price, Inc. is looking for pre-med/pre-health/public health students based in metropolitan cities throughout the United States who would be interested in a part-time opportunity working as an independent contractor for a global healthcare provider. Troelsen & Price, Inc. is … Continue reading

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Attention, Pre-Health Juniors, Seniors, & Grads! It’s not too late to gain experience and make a difference.

Be a Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 L & M This Autumn Quarter, 2016, UW’s Academic Support Programs is pairing pre-health juniors, seniors, and graduates with transfer, freshman, and sophomore students who are considering careers in healthcare and are also transitioning socially, … Continue reading

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Master of Prosthetics & Orthotics Open House, November 5

Learn more about UW’s Master of Prosthetics & Orthotics Program at their OPEN HOUSE on Thursday, November 5. For more information about the program, visit the website. For more details about the open house, download the flyer.

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PhysAssist Scribes – Get Medical Experience Now!

PhysAssist is inviting all Pre-Health students to interview for Medical Scribe positions in Tacoma, WA at St. Joseph Medical Center, St. Francis Hospital, St. Elizabeth Hospital, St. Clare Hospital, and St. Anthony Hospital. If you are a current student or recent … Continue reading

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Class on Undergraduate Research — Just for Transfer Students

GENERAL STUDIES 391 K (2 cred) |  SLN: 15456 Undergraduate Research Intensive for Community College Transfer Students 1-Day Workshop (September 22) + weekly follow-ups (Fridays, 1:30-2:20 PM) The Undergraduate Research Intensive designed for incoming transfer students comprises an initial 1-day … Continue reading

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