Fall 2016 Pre-Health Events

 Fall 2016 Events Calendar

 

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September

 

M.A.P.S. General Meetings

Date: Wednesday, September 14th & 28th

Time:  2:30 - 3:50 pm

Location: Hill 101

M.A.P.S. is an association dedicated to serve Rutgers-Newark students who are interested in any health related profession; including medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, veterinary, osteopathic medicine, ophthalmology, and others. Our goal is to help make the professional health field more diverse by providing opportunities to students belonging to underrepresented groups in medicine. By providing information on admissions, shadowing, internships, scholarships, preparation in standardized exams and community service opportunities we hope to increase the number of minority students applying and getting accepted into professional health schools. You can contact them at getonthemaps@gmail.com 

"Intro to Pre-Health Workshop"

Date: Monday, September 26th

Time: 11:30 - 12:50 pm

Location: Hill 103

Intended for first year students, this workshop will cover information on pursuing a career in the health professions.  You must attend this workshop in order to receive pre-health advisement from our office. 

 

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October 

Major/Minor Fair

Date: Monday, October 3rd

Time: 11:30 - 12:50 pm

Location: Student Street, Paul Robeson Campus Center

Come meet faculty, advisors, and representatives from all undergraduate schools at Rutgers University-Newark that can answer all your questions on the major and minor programs that we offer.   

"Intro to Pre-Health Workshop"

Date: Wednesday, October 5th

Time: 2:30 - 3:50 p.m.

Location: Hill 103

Intended for first year students, this workshop will cover information on pursuing a career in the health professions.  You must attend this workshop in order to receive pre-health advisement from our office.

New Jersey Medical School's NERA/SHPEP Info Session 

Date: October 17, 2016

Time: 11:30 - 12:50 pm

Location: Hill 103

Representatives from New Jersey Medical School will come to discuss 2 of their summer programs: 1)NERA, the Northeast Regional Alliance MedPrep Scholarship Program,  and 2) Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP).

Rutgers Physician Assistant (PA) Program

Date: Friday, October 28th

Time:  1:00-2:20pm

Location: Hill 106

A representative from the Rutgers School of Health Professions will come in to discuss how to become a physician assistant (PA) and specifically discuss the requirements to gain entry into the Rutgers PA program. 

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November

 

Pharmacy at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM)-Georgia CAmpus 

Date: Wednesday, November 2nd

Time: 2:30 - 3:50 pm

Location: Hill 103

Admissions representative will be in attendance to speak on behalf of the School of Pharmacy at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM)-Georgia Campus; discussion will include information on each school and its entry requirements. 

Touro Pharmacy School and Osteopathic School 

Date: Monday, November 7th

Time: 11:30 - 12:50 pm

Location: Hill 103

Admissions representative will be in attendance to speak on behalf of Touro Pharmacy School and Osteopathic School; discussion will include information on each school and its entry requirements. 

CDC's Graduate & Professional School Fair

Date: Wednesday, November 9th

Time: 2:00 -4:00 pm

Location: Paul Robeson Center, Essex Room 232

There will be several representatives from various law schools and health related programs; highly recommend this event as an opportunity to network with admissions representatives and to learn more about applying to professional schools.

Navigating the 2018 Application Cycle Workshop for Pre-Health Students

Date: Monday, November 14th

Time: 11:30 - 12:50 pm

Location: Hill 103

This is a mandatory workshops for any student applying to medical or dental school for the 2018 application cycle.  

St. George's University

Date: Monday, November 28th

Time: 11:30 - 12:50 pm

Location: Hill 103

Admissions representative will be in attendance to speak on behalf of St. George's University; discussion will include information on each school and its entry requirements. .  

Navigating the 2018 Application Cycle Workshop for Pre-Health Students

Date: Wednesday, November 30th

Time: 2:30 - 3:50 pm

Location: Hill 103

This is a mandatory workshops for any student applying to medical or dental school for the 2018 application cycle.  

 

 

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December

Rutgers Physical Therapy (PT) Program

Date: Friday, December 2nd

Time:  1:00-2:20pm

Location: Hill 106

A representative from the Rutgers School of Health Professions will come in to discuss how to become a physical therapist (PT) and specifically discuss the requirements to gain entry into the Rutgers PT program. 

Give Kids a Smile Day Info Session 

Date: Wednesday, December 7th

Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm

Location: Hill 103

Sponsored by New Jersey Dental Education Association (session to recruit student volunteers to participate in this one day event on February 3, 2017)

 

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