Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Emory Undergraduate Global Health Organization (EUGHO) - General Interest Meeting


EUGHO (Emory Undergraduate Global Health Organization) serves to provide information and opportunities for student action concerning international health issues. This is not just an organization for those minoring in global health, but one in which anyone interested in all aspects of global health can join and hopefully learn and grow in his/her understanding of world health issues.

EUGHO will be participating in volunteer opportunities both on and off campus such as Quilt on the Quad, World AIDS Day, Medshare International, various health walks, and educational trips to centers like the CDC and the Carter Center. 

If you want to learn more about EUGHO, including their open Exec Board positions, attend the General Interest Meeting. Details below!

  • Date/Time: Wednesday, September 6th at 7:30pm
  • Location: Computing Center at Cox Hall, Classroom B

Volunteer with Project Shine!


Project Shine is a volunteer organization that serves Atlanta's refugee and immigrant populations through weekly volunteer trips. This is a great opportunity to get involved with meaningful service in the Atlanta community. You can find a summary of the different sites and community partners that Project Shine is working with this semester HERE.

If you're interested in volunteering with Project Shine, stop by one of their upcoming information sessions. The dates and times are listed below. 

 Follow @EmoryProjectShine on Facebook to keep up with announcements and upcoming events. Applications are now open and are due by Monday, September 4th at 11:59 PM.

All info sessions are from 11:00-3:00pm on the Cox Bridge:
  • Wednesday, August 30
  • Thursday, August 31
  • Friday,  September 1

Emory Pre-Vet Club General Info Meeting - Tonight!

Thinking about a career in veterinary medicine? Don't miss the Emory Pre-Vet Club's general info meeting happening TONIGHT! This is a great opportunity to find out more about the club and their plans for the year.

Paid members of the Emory Pre-Vet Club ($5) will be entered into a free textbook drawing!

General Info Meeting:
  • Date/Time: Wednesday, August 30th at 6:00pm
  • Location: 1462 Clifton Road, Room 100C

Emory Undergraduate Research Journal is Accepting Staff Applications


Emory Undergraduate Research Journal is accepting new staff applications. All students are eligible to apply, including first-year students.
  • Interested applicants should email eurjstaff@gmail.com
  • Application Deadline: September 10, 2017 
For more information on EURJ, visit their website:


Student Alliance for Health Involvement (SAHI) Info Session


The Student Alliance for Health Involvement (SAHI) aims to promote health and healthy behaviors among people in both the Emory and greater Atlanta communities through health fairs, screenings, and educational projects focusing on treatment and prevention of many chronic diseases. Along with community service by providing health care, SAHI exposes students the various areas within healthcare and allows students to network through its partnerships with local professionals and organizations, preparing students for futures in healthcare. 

Attend SAHI's Info Session to learn more about getting involved! Details Below:
  • Date/Time: Thursday, August 31st at 7:00pm
  • Location: Long-Street Means Hall

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Emory Pre-Medical Association 1st-Year Info Session

Come to the EPMA info session and get some tips on starting out strong on your pre-med journey!
  • Date: Tuesday, September 5 at 7:00pm
  • Location: White Hall 206

Monday, August 28, 2017

Emory Pipeline Info Sessions - Sophomores Only


Are you interested in helping mentor high schools students? If so, make sure to attend one of the upcoming Pipeline information sessions! This is an excellent opportunity for pre-health students to gain meaningful service and leadership experience.

Pipeline is a multi-tiered, interdisciplinary mentorship and health science education program connecting South Atlanta School of Health and Medical Science students with Emory University undergraduate, graduate, public health and medical students. More information can be found on the Pipeline website at www.emorypipeline.org

Due to the 3-year commitment required (mentors stay with their mentees through their senior year of high school), only Sophomores are eligible to apply.
  • Remaining info session dates: August 30 and September 5
  • All info sessions will be held in Candler Room 123 from 6:00-7:00pm

Pre-Dental Students: Join the Emory Pre-Dental Society Email List!

Considering a career in dentistry? Sign up for the Emory Pre-Dental Society email list to stay up-to-date on all of their events! 

The Emory Pre-Dental Society provides numerous opportunities for pre-dental students, including:
  • Project Smile
  • Ben Massell Dental Clinic
  • Shadowing
  • Seminars
  • Mixers with other pre-dental clubs
  • Q/A sessions with local dentists
  • Collaboration with other pre-health organizations
 Click here to complete the interest form: http://tinyurl.com/y8xod2gg

Friday, August 25, 2017

Apply for the Ethics and Servant Leadership (EASL) Forum




  • Do you want to be a more ethically engaged individual?
  • Do you want to become a more effective leader?
  • Do you want to be a part of a group committed to making a difference in the world?
  • Do you want to have a greater knowledge and deeper awareness of the issues facing our society?

If you answered ‘yes’ to the questions above, don’t miss the opportunity to apply for the D. Abbott Turner Program in Ethics and Servant Leadership (EASL) Forum through the Emory Center for Ethics. Fifteen undergraduate and graduate students will be selected to take part in this academic program which includes service projects, community excursions, film discussions, and guest speakers, all with the goal of exploring paths toward a more just and ethically engaged society.  

Applications due: September 6, 2017 by 5:00pm

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Southeastern Medical Scientist Symposium in Atlanta



The Southeastern Medical Scientist Symposium (SEMSS) is an annual meeting of MD-PhD students, MD students, and undergraduates from the southeastern United States. This year's symposium is being hosted by Emory's Medical Scientist Training Program and is happening right here in Atlanta!

The goal of the SEMSS is to bring together faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates to foster discussion about physician scientist career paths and research and encourage a collaborative and interdisciplinary educational environment within the region.

Dates: November 18-19, 2017
Cost: $25 (Early Bird by September 1); $35 (regular)
More info: http://www.southeasternmdphd.org/info/





Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Examkrackers MCAT Discussion Webinar


Examkrackers will be offering two free MCAT discussion webinars in the coming weeks. Space is limited, so make sure to register soon. To register, email freemcat@examkrackers.com with the following information:
  • Name
  • Event Date of Choice (August 30th or September 20th)
  • Email
  • Phone Number
  • Anticipated MCAT Date

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

Emory Undergraduate Medical Review Applications



The Emory Undergraduate Medical Review is accepting applications for Executive Board positions, including First-Year Liaisons. This is a great opportunity for first year students to gain leadership experience and learn more about scientific writing. 

Applications are due September 2nd.

First Year Liaison: https://goo.gl/forms/bMssF5CsoCTrAR0z1
All other positions: https://goo.gl/forms/hV5HfftR0XP8Q8sJ2

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Save $250 on Examkrackers MCAT Courses

 



Examkrackers Fall MCAT prep courses start on October 14th. Participants who register before September 6th will save $250. Examkrackers offers both in-person and/or live online options. 

For more information, contact program director Janis Scott at 386-864-1245 or email janis@examkrackers.com. Click HERE to check out the Fall class schedule.

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