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Safeguarding Your Job Search

UVA Career Center – June 1st, 2015

University of Virginia Career Center offers Handshake as a resource for employers to connect with UVA students and alumni seeking employment opportunities. While we strive to keep fraudulent postings out of the Handshake system, UVA Career Center does not endorse any employer or position listing. Please use caution as you search Handshake, and other online job boards, for paid and unpaid employment opportunities. If a posting appears suspicious, we strongly recommend that you research the organization carefully before applying.

Scribe Opportunity in busy Cardiology office located on the campus of Mary Washington Hospital in Fredericksburg, VA

Kyra Greene – May 27th, 2015

Virginia Cardiovascular Consultants, P.C. in Fredericksburg, VA is currently seeking a fulltime scribe for a very busy office based physician working with the NextGen EMR environment. Opportunities to round with the physician at the local hospitals as well. 
Requirements: 1 year commitment due to length of time required for training

VMCAS Fee Reimbursement Program Launched

Kyra Greene – May 21st, 2015

The VMCAS 2016 Fee Reimbursement Program is sponsored by the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC). A limited number of fee reimbursements are available through this program. Reimbursements are granted to financially disadvantaged applicants on a first-come, first-serve basis, beginning with the Launch of the VMCAS 2016 application cycle (May 13, 2015) and will close once the allotted funds are exhausted. Requests will begin processing on June 15, 2015.
To be considered for a VMCAS Reimbursement, you must: 

Webinar: Last Minute Med School Application Tips

Kyra Greene – May 20th, 2015

Last Minute Med School Application Tips
Medical school applicants for the 2015-2016 admissions cycle are invited to join a free webinar on Wednesday, May 27th at 7:00 PM (EST) hosted by the Admissions Team at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Lina Mehta, Associate Dean for Admissions, and Mr. Christian Essman, Director of Admissions, will provide advice for putting the finishing touches on your application and will share other tips for preparing for the admissions cycle. 

Southern College of Optometry - Discover Optometry 6/24

Kyra Greene – May 18th, 2015

Friday, July 24th, 3pm 

Southern College of Optometry invites pre-optometry students to their annual open-house event. Space is limited and each attendee is welcome to bring up to two guests. Registration is required, so we encourage you to register today by clicking the registration link included below. 
The deadline for registration is Tuesday, 6/7. 

Charlottesville Free Dental Clinic Volunteer Needs

Kyra Greene – May 15th, 2015

Charlottesville Free Dental Clinic seeks volunteers for Summer 2015. While volunteer opportunities operate through Madison House during the academic year, you don't need to be part of Madison House to volunteer in the summer. Affords great opportunity to gain valuable experience as a chair side assistant!

If interested, please contact Anne at 

Undergraduate Research Opportunity - UVA Medical School Dept of Pathology

Kyra Greene – May 14th, 2015

The lab of Dr. C John Luckey MD PHD in the UVA Medical School Department of Pathology is interested in recruiting undergraduate researchers who are serious about doing medically relevant basic scientific research. The Luckey Lab works on understanding how cytokines regulate immune responses to foreign cells. Research in the lab is generally focused on understanding how cytokine signals drive immune memory, with a specific interest in the molecular mechanisms by which external signaling events become translated into the genetic programs required for the self-renewal of memory T and B cells.