Pre Health Information Blast

October 20, 2018 - 8:30am to 1:00pm
Banner-University Medical Center (BUMC) DuVal Auditorium


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Are you interested in a career in medicine, dentistry, physician assistant, physical therapy, pharmacy, or other health professions?
Learn what it takes to apply to health profession schools, be a successful applicant, and where you can get clinical, research, and volunteer experience.

Rotation 1:  MCAT, DAT, GRE, Academics, and Extracurricular
Current Health Professional Students will talk about what they should do during undergrad to enhance their chances of admission.AMCAS/AACOMAS/ADSAS, Secondaries, Personal Statements, and Interviews.  Current Health Professional Students will talk about the actual application process including completing Application(s), Secondaries, Personal Statement, and the Interview Process

Rotation 2:  Health Professions Admission What are admissions looking for in an applicant? 
Panelist will discuss centralized application process (AMCAS, AACOMAS, AADSAS, CASPA, PharmCAS, and others), interviewing, and personal statement.

Rotation 3:  Getting to Know Faculty, Letters of Recommendation, Research Experience
Professors will be advising students on how to develop rapport with faculty, getting stellar letter of recommendation, and seeking research experience. 

Rotation 4:  Getting Clinical/Volunteer Experience Local clinical and volunteer agencies will discuss how to get involved in their organization and what to expect when you volunteer.

Transfer Student Session: Hear from the Transfer Student Center and UA Admissions about how to transfer to the UA from your community college. Health Professional Students who were transfers just like you will share their stories about their transition to UA. Faculty and clinical volunteer organizations will also share information with you.

Lunch Breakout (Medicine, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Pharmacy, and Dentistry)

Link to registration will appear here soon!

Sponsored by: Colleges of Letters, Arts, and Science Pre-Health Professions Advising Center Pre-Health Pre-Health Ambassadors, Arizona Health Sciences Office of Diversity and Inclusion, and Ross University