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Pre-Health Events and Announcements

Events

All events will be held via Zoom. Links will be sent to the Pre-Health Listserv ~1 week prior to event. Please email prehealthadvising@syr.edu to be added to the Pre-Health Listserv.

Princeton Review MCAT Information Session

Orientation for First- and Second-year Pre-Health Students

  • Thursday, February 18 – 4-5 pm RSVP
  • Thursday, April 8 – 4-5 pm RSVP

Pre-Health Summer Activities

University of Queensland Information Session

  • Thursday, March 11 – 4-5:30 pm RSVP

Choosing a Major – An Info Session for Pre-Health Students

  • Thursday, March 18 – 4-5 pm RSVP

SUNY Graduate Degree Programs Open House

All students are welcome to attend this Open House Events for Graduate Degree programs (MS, DPT, PhD, MPH, DNP, MD, MD/PhD, MD/MPH) at SUNY Upstate Medical University. All events will be held virtually through the Spring 2021 semester. For a list of events or to register, visit the website: https://www.upstate.edu/prospective/events/graduate_openhouse.php

Consortium for Culture and Medicine

The Consortium for Culture and Medicine
Syracuse University, SUNY Upstate Medical University
LeMoyne College

The Consortium for Culture and Medicine (CCM) is a cooperative interdisciplinary program of LeMoyne College, SUNY Upstate Medical University, and Syracuse University. Founded in 1978, CCM focuses on the cultural, ethical, social, and psychological dimensions of medicine and healthcare by:

  • Offering accredited courses linking the humanities and social sciences to practice of medicine and healthcare;
  • Sponsoring faculty seminars and community events;
  • Encouraging interdisciplinary research in healthcare.

Faculty members from the three cooperating institutions represent academic disciplines such as Anthropology, Economics, Health Policy, History, Law, Literature, Medicine, Medical Ethics, Philosophy, Political Science, Public Health, Psychology, Social Work, and Sociology. For more information regarding the program, seminar and events, and a list of course offerings, visit Upstate's CCM webpage.

Tour for Diversity in Medicine
Locations and Dates Vary

Conceived by former medical student leaders, Tour for Diversity in Medicine is a grassroots effort to educate, inspire, and cultivate future minority physicians and dentists. All details can be found on Tour for Diversity's website.

Upstate Medical University Pre-Admission Advisement

SUNY Upstate Medical University
Pre-Admission Advisement: Occurs the 1st Monday of each month at 2:00pm. Learn more on Upstate's website.

SUNY Downstate Medical Center

SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Brooklyn, New York

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers Informational Sessions for prospective students interested in the College of Health Related Professions, the College of Nursing, and the School of Public Health. Click here for more information

The Healing Muse: Muse Media

Listen to SUNY Upstate Medical University's "HealthLink On Air" radio show on Sundays on WRVO Public Media at 9 pm. Interviews with Linda Cohen and Dr. Deirdre Neilen, Editor of The Healing Muse.

Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Spring Open House Dates and Registration Information (HELD VIA ZOOM) – here is the link https://www.jefferson.edu/academics/colleges-schools-institutes/skmc/admissions/open-house.html

  • Saturday, February 27 – 11 am – 1 pm
  • Saturday, April 10 – 11 am – 1 pm

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School will be hosting a pathway summer program in 2021. The Biomedical Careers Program (BCP) targets undergraduates from groups underrepresented in medicine (URIM) or economically and/or educationally disadvantaged backgrounds who are pursuing a career in medicine. BCP offers an intensive four-week summer pipeline program for students at different stages of their undergraduate education and preparation for medical school. Students take part in a variety of science enrichment courses, academic support, and success seminars, clinical or volunteer experiences, career and professional development workshops along with student wellness activities. Program Dates: June 7 to July 2, 2021. There is NO FEE to participate in the program. Application Opens in February.

Tour for Diversity and Temple Post-Bac Special Program

Enrichment programming for Pre-Medical, Pre-Dental, Pre-PA, Pre-Podiatry, and Pre-Pharmacy Students

February 2 - 5, 2021, 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Virtual Event registration at Tour for Diversity in Medicine

Tour for Diversity in Medicine and the Post Baccalaureate Pre-Health Program at the College of Science and Technology, Temple University have partnered to provide a virtual event for students from diverse backgrounds interested in the health care professions and the advisors and mentors that support them. This multi-evening (6-9 PM) event, February 2-5, 2021, will feature informational workshops with students, physicians and deans on topics such as critical test-taking strategies, the importance of mentorship, interview skills, and more. Speakers include T4D Mentors in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, and optometry, as well as current and former CST post baccalaureate students and professional students. The final evening features a panel of admissions deans and directors from Philadelphia medical, dental, podiatry, and physician assistant schools.