Monthly Archives: May 2011

Shadowing Opportunities

APMA is once again offering students the opportunity to shadow in their own neighborhood with a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Learn more about the rewards and demands of a career in podiatric medicine Spend the day asking questions, observing, and … Continue reading

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Columbia University Institute of Human Nutrition

IHNLOGOforemail.JPG Advancing nutrition science and education to improve health One-Year Master of Science (MS) in Nutrition How will a degree in nutrition enhance your career as a health professional? Pic 1.jpg For more information about Columbia University’s IHN go to: … Continue reading

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AMSA’s Book Drive to Support Invisible Children

Hello Huskies! This quarter UW’s pre-medical chapter of the American Medical Student Association (AMSA) is partnering up with Better World Books to collect all of your unwanted college textbooks (and books read for class) that you don’t want to pack … Continue reading

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API – Provider Panel

Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2011 “Our Voices, Our Community”   Serving API Communities: Provider Panel Thursday May 19th 6-7:30 PM Health Sciences, T733 Free, Dinner provided   Meet and hear from a great panel of local providers as they … Continue reading

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Migrant Camp Donations!

Hello all, I’m Alex Ruiz, a Premed student at UW and UDOC 05 alumni, SMDEP 08 alumni, 09 SMDEP RA & ’10 SMDEP RA. I am currently involved in a migrant health program and we are conducting a drive to … Continue reading

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New AMCAS Resources – and Important Letters Information

Need some help with the AMCAS application? Please see AAMC’s new online resource below! Also, there is often confusion about the letters of evaluation process. There are three things that are VERY IMPORTANT FOR UW students to know. 1) The … Continue reading

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Dental Fair on May 26

Hello Pre-dental students, Global Dental Brigades UW Chapter invites you to attend our biggest event of the quarter, DENTAL FAIR!!!!! What: DENTAL FAIR Who: Anyone interested in dentistry When: Thursday, May 26, 2011 from 6-9pm Where: Vista Café in William … Continue reading

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MEDIC Officer Application ends May 24th

Hi everyone! I just wanted to encourage those of you interested in, or on the fence about applying to be a MEDIC officer to go ahead and fill out the application (it takes ten minutes, max) as there are 6 … Continue reading

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Death with Dignity Film

The Seattle International Film Festival begins tomorrow! One of the films showing is How to Die in Oregon, a locally-inspired film about the Death with Dignity Act passed a few years ago in Oregon and how one woman chose to … Continue reading

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Osteopathic Blue Ribbon Commission Announced

New Blue Ribbon Commission Announced The U.S. health care system, already challenged to address the issues of access, consistent quality of care, equity and costs, is facing a “perfect storm” in coming decades, requiring us to engage in new thinking … Continue reading

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UAA Peer Advising Positions Available

Hey Prehealth Students! Are you looking for a campus job? This is a great opportunity to develop leadership and communication skills. It is also a very fun office to work in – if I do say so myself! -Heather And … Continue reading

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Contemporary Applications of Physics

Dear Advisers, Please forward this poster about a new Fall course called Physics 248 B (3 credits):CONTEMPORARY APPLICATIONS OF PHYSICS. SLN: 20613: MWF 8:30am to your students Thanks, Margot Nims Physics Advisor 3-2772 _______________________________________________ Advisers mailing list Advisers@u.washington.edu http://mailman2.u.washington.edu/mailman/listinfo/advisers outline2.ppt

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NEW Western Washington Chapter of NAHN

Please forward this announcement to anyone who might be interested in supporting Hispanic/Latino Nurses and Hispanic Healthcare in Washington State. Thank you! SAVE THE DATE N A H N NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HISPANIC NURSES The ONLY organization dedicated to supporting … Continue reading

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New Health/Yoga Club Searching for Officers

Are you interested in health? Yoga? Alternative Medicine? Reducing stress? Being a leader? …If you answered yes to one or all of the above, please consider applying for a position with our new club, Yogis at UW!   All the … Continue reading

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The University Of Edinburgh – Fall 2012 (fwd)

Student applications for Fall 2012 to Study Veterinary Medicine at Edinburgh Dear Colleagues, It is that time of year when students are getting ready for the summer break and are beginning to think about their options for Veterinary School. At … Continue reading

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