Title: New York College of Podiatric Medicine visits Hunter College
Description: Doctors of Podiatric Medicine…
• Practice a highly specialized branch of medicine dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases and disorders affecting the foot, ankle and lower extremities.
• Have completely independent and unlimited surgical, pharmaceutical and medical authority when acting within their scope of practice, as described by each individual state.
• Practice specialized care in sports medicine, diabetic wound care and limb salvage, biomechanical evaluation, traumatic and reconstructive surgery, pediatric foot abnormalities, geriatric patient care, podiatric dermatology, and orthoses and prosthetics.
Come and learn more about podiatric medicine.
Description: This is an opportunity for Hunter students to learn about all the Pre-Health clubs and organizations that exist on campus. Representatives from each of the clubs will be on hand to offer information about their organization.
Boost your Pre-Health portfolio by joining a Pre-Health club today!
Description: Hunter Pre-Health advisers will hold a group advising sessions for students with pre-Health questions. This session will be held in a classroom setting and will allow students to collectively ask questions of the pre-health advising team and to learn from their pre-Health peers. All are welcome, especially first-year and transfer students!
Title: Professionalism 101 for Pre-Health Students
Description: This workshop teach you professional etiquette that will help you to be successful in your academic and professional life. Topics include:
Communication(oral and written)
Title: NERA MedPrep & SMDEP Summer Program at Columbia University Information Session
Description: Cindy Estevez, the program coordinator for the Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs at Columbia University Medical Center will discuss the NERA MedPrep Program. edPrep is a free, summer enrichment program targeting traditionally underrepresented and/or economically disadvantaged New York City and New Jersey resident college freshmen and sophomores interested in attending medical school. MedPrep is a 3 year summer commitment designed to give students an opportunity to develop key skills and competencies important to success on the MCAT and in medical school.
Accepted New York resident students begin the MedPrep program at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons.
The MedPrep Program is best suited for candidates without summer obligations as the program is full-time.
Accepted students receive stipend support.
There is no application.
She will also discuss the Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP), a free six-week program for freshman and sophomores who are underrepresented in medicine and dentistry and are interested in submitting an application for the March 1, 2016 deadline.
Title: MAPS-Minority Association of Pre-medical Students Open House
Description: The Hunter MAPS executive board will provide more information about the club and its mission. They will also be discussing upcoming events, opportunities and answering any questions about the club or the pre-med track.
Refreshments will be served.
Title: A.T. Still University College of Osteopathic Medicine and School of Dentistry Admissions Talk
Description: ATSU is renowned for its preeminence as a multidisciplinary healthcare educator. The University is focused on integrating the founding tenets of osteopathic medicine and the advancing knowledge of today's science.
The purpose of the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health is to educate caring, technologically adept dentists to become community and educational leaders, serving those in need.
The Presentation will cover information about our DO, DMD, PA and PT programs.
Description: Learning how to effectively manage your time will be one of the most important skills you will need to acquire in order to be successful. Reducing anxiety and procrastination, eliminating cramming, increasing motivation, and gaining extra time are a few of the many advantages of learning how to effectively manage time. Join us for this workshop that will help you to maximize your time. This workshop is strongly recommended for students who are strongly recommended for all Pre-Health students.
Title: Clinical Research PhD and Master’s Program at Mount Sinai Icahn School Of Medicine Info Session
Description: The Clinical Research PhD and Master’s Program foster the development of future leaders in patient oriented research. In these bench to beside clinical research programs, our students learn to be the next generation of investigators who realize their goals of translating discoveries into helping patients. In addition to earning a high paying position as a Clinical Research Associate, students have used this degree as a bridge to enter medical school.
Join the information session and:
• Learn how Clinical Research prepares you for leadership roles in translational science designed to translate knowledge into applications that impact human health in meaningful ways
• Fulfilling career in clinical and translational medicine, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, government and NGO
• Average salary for Senior Clinical Research Associate (CRA) is $95,000*
• MS and PhD in Clinical Research prepares one for leadership roles in translational science and medicine, the healthcare industry and related industries
• Discuss career growth for MS and PhD graduates
• Learn how a Clinical Research degree can lead to Medical School
• Learn about the high salary ranges
Title: Chiropractic Medicine 101:New York Chiropractic College Information Session
Description: What is Chiropractic Medicine? Chiropractic medicine focuses on disorders of the musculoskeletal system and the nervous system, and the effects of these disorders on general health.
Join us for an informative presentation by Brad Schilling from the Admissions Office at New York Chiropractic College.
Title: American Heart Association’s Volunteer Orientation
Description: The American Heart Association’s Volunteer Orientation, will walk you through our mission, programs, volunteer opportunities and community events. We’ll discuss the role of the volunteer in our efforts to improve the heart health for all communities. Our objective this event is to deepen your understanding of the American Heart Association and to share how your involvement will have a significant impact in saving lives!
Title: The Doctor Speaker Series-Dr. John Paul Sanchez
Description: oin us for an engaging discussion with John Paul Sanchez. Dr. Sanchez is the Assistant Dean of Diversity and Inclusion at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein college of medicine, completed his residency training at Jacobi/Montefiore, and is Board Certified in Emergency Medicine. He also holds a Masters of Public Health, with a concentration in the epidemiology of infectious diseases, from the Yale School of Public Health.
Title: Everything You Need to Know about Being a Pre-Health Student
Description: This workshop is geared towards students who are interested in going on to professional health care programs of medicine, dentistry, optometry, veterinary and podiatric medicine. This workshop is designed to ensure students learn the basic information and can begin meeting the requirements for competitive application. Topics include:
• Academic Expectations
• Prerequisite courses
• How to develop your Pre-Health Portfolio
• Characteristics of a Competitive Applicant
To register with the Pre-Health Advising Office and to start a Pre-Health file, your attendance is REQUIRED.
Title: American Red Cross at Hunter College Volunteer Orientation
Description: The American Red Cross at Hunter College will host an info-session for Pre-Health students. The event will provide information on opportunities for community outreach. You will receive Red Cross volunteer hours for attending this meeting, Information to register with us will be included below. It is recommended to complete registration as soon as possible to begin accumulating hours. The registration includes an online orientation where you will learn about the Red Cross mission and some information on some of volunteers opportunities. We will have plenty of these opportunities available for you to RSVP to for the weeks following the meeting. These opportunities include; Volunteer work in Disaster Services, Home Fire Preparedness training, Psychological First Aid, Soup Kitchens, Blood Drives, Mass Care and Sheltering. We will explain how each of these events helps in the betterment of those in our communities. We're looking forward to meeting you!