Friday, September 29, 2017

Learn more about Pharmacy and Optometry!

Virtual Pharmacy School Fair

Meet Representatives from U.S. Pharmacy Schools in a live virtual setting! This event is free for all prospective students. Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about the application process and get insight into individual pharmacy programs. This event is appropriate for all students, from those considering pharmacy as a potential career to students getting ready to apply.

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Virtual Optometry School Fair

Learn about careers in optometry and speak with admission representatives from the comfort of your own home at the Optometry School Virtual Fair!
  • Date: October 4th, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine - Georgia Campus Open House





Georgia Campus - PCOM in Suwanee, Georgia, is hosting an Open House on Friday, September 29th beginning at 5:30pm.  Participants will have the opportunity to learn about the following programs of study:  

  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
  • Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)
  • Biomedical Sciences (MS)
  • Physician Assistant Studies (MS)
  • The inaugural PT program (DPT) starting in June 2018 

Faculty, students and staff will be available throughout the evening to answer all of your questions. Tours will be given and refreshments will be served.

Friday, September 22, 2017

China California Heart Watch - International Opportunity for Pre-Health Students



The China California Heart Watch brings together experts from the United States, China, and around the world to combat the growing epidemic of heart disease in Yunnan Province, China through the use of innovative and sustainable methods. The overarching mission is to serve the people of Yunnan through teaching, improving access to care, research, and advocacy. 

China California Heart Watch is currently accepting applications for the 2017 Winter Externship  which takes place December 15 - 28, 2017. The objective of the externship activity is to raise funds to support their charitable mission, to create awareness of the problems of healthcare in rural China, and to encourage students toward a career in public health, nursing, or medicine focused on under-served populations.

For more information on this opportunity, visit the China California Heart Watch website: http://www.chinacal.org/get-involved/externships/






Thursday, September 21, 2017

Genetic Counseling Talk

Join the Center for the Study of Human Health and the PreHealth Mentoring Office at "Pathways in Health: Genetic Counseling". Come hear from Dr. Bellcross, the Director of Emory's Genetic Counseling Training Program,  and learn more about this exciting field!




Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Rollins School of Public Health Info Session

  • Informational overview of the admission process and of the school 
  • Student ambassador-led school tour
  • Q&A session
  • One-on-one time with a program advisor 

Please note this session only covers the MPH and MSPH programs. For information on PhD programs, please click here.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Health Systems Event at Georgia Tech


The Center for Health & Humanitarian Systems (CHHS) at Georgia Tech invites students to attend an event with professionals and scholars from across the fields of healthcare delivery, operations, and education focused on improving local and global health systems. The goal of this event is to provide a forum for discussion to promote and maintain wellness by identifying important trends in health system applications and technologies and opportunities for collaboration.

Opportunity for First Year Students: Join the Association for Chronic Disease Awareness



The Association for Chronic Disease Awareness strives to promote chronic disease awareness and prevention efforts within the Emory community and greater Atlanta area through a series of community service and social events, including hosting a concert at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta each semester. By actively engaging with the Emory student body in teaching about different chronic diseases and health related issues, the organization hopes to serve as a source of information for those interested or affected by Chronic Diseases. The executive board is hoping to expand ACDA this year and are interested in hearing your ideas for making the community more aware of chronic disease.

If you are interested in joining the Association for Chronic Disease Awareness, please apply using the link below!
  • Application: http://bit.ly/2fhRnT3
  • Deadline: Sunday, September 24th at 11:59pm 
  • Applications are open to first year students only


 

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Penn Pre-Health Post-Bac Programs - Virtual Info Session


Join the Penn Pre-Health Post-Baccalaureate Programs team for a virtual information session on Tuesday, September 19th from 5 – 6 p.m
Pre-Health Programs Director Jackie McLaughlin and current students will provide an overview of the Pre-Health Core Studies and Specialized Studies experience and the application process. Get your questions answered and learn how Penn’s Pre-Health Programs prepare you for a career in the medical, dental, veterinary and nursing professions.
  • Virtual Information Session: A link to the session website will be sent to you via e-mail on the day of the event.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Emory School of Nursing Fall Open House



Learn more about the Emory School of Nursing programs at their Fall Open House happening on Saturday, September 30th, 2017

For undergraduate students, the Open House will begin with an optional tour at 11:00am and sessions at 1:00pm. The event will conclude at 4:00pm.