Medicine (DO & MD)

Global Health Leadership Internship with Unite for Sight

Hannah Guffey – October 12th, 2017

The unpaid Global Health Leadership Internship with Unite for Sight in New Haven, Connecticut provides outstanding undergraduate, public health, medical and other clinical students, and graduate students, as well as recent graduates, with an opportunity to engage in high impact front-line global health delivery programs.  This internship has a minimum of a full-time 4 week commitment, but at least an 8-10 week commitment is preferable.

Check out the Diversi-TEA Career Conversations Series!

Jasmine Jackson – October 12th, 2017

Diversi-Tea Career Conversations is a series of informal chats with alumni and friends of the university around topics including: personal identity and career exploration, navigating recruitment and applications, and building community through mentors and networks.

Coming up:

Wednesday, 10/18, 4 pm, Multicultural Student Center - Diversi-TEA Career Conversations: Peace Corp Alum, Michael Swanberg

Admission Trends, Summer & Bridge Year Options for Pre-Health Students

Jessica Bowers – February 28th, 2017

What GPA does my student need to achieve in order to get into _____ school?

It is often difficult to get your hands on this information because most of the time, the answer is, “It depends.”  So the pre-health advisors at UVA have gathered this information to give you and your students the best information possible to make decisions for their future.  The data in the chart below should be considered with the following in mind:

MD-PhD

The Doctorate of Medicine and of Philosophy (MD–PhD) is a dual doctoral degree for physician–scientists. MD-PhD candidates pursue this education to gain in-depth training in modern biomedical research and clinical medicine. The PhD may be awarded in a variety of disciplines within the biomedical sciences, as well as social and behavioral sciences, epidemiology, and public health to name a few. This dual career offers opportunities to work directly with patients, but also to impact large groups of people by advancing medical knowledge and developing new treatments.

SUNY Downstate College of Medicine Information Session: Uploaded on 7/7/15

Kyra Greene – July 28th, 2015

SUNY Downstate College of Medicine Information Session
Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 10 am to 2 pm
Alumni Atrium
395 Lenox Road
Brooklyn, NY 11203

For College Juniors, Seniors & College Graduates interested in Medical School.
Includes: Curriculum overview, Admissions information, Meet current students, & Tour the campus
 

#ASKMDPHD Twitter Chat Tomorrow: Uploaded on 7/13/15

Kyra Greene – July 28th, 2015

Due to positive feedback from applicants and pre-health advisors after last month's Twitter Chat, the Tri-Institutional MD-PhD Program (Weill Cornell/Rockefeller/Sloan-Kettering) will be answering MD-PhD related questions via Twitter #ASKMDPHD on July 14th and August 18th - All Day.

Questions will be answered by: 
Dr. Olaf Andersen, Tri-Institutional MD-PhD Program Director
Ruth Gotian, Tri-Institutional MD-PhD Program Administrative Director

Don't forget to mark your questions with the #ASKMDPHD hashtag!

SEMSS Conference 2015 - Call for Abstracts: Uploaded on 7/14/15

Kyra Greene – July 28th, 2015

Southeastern Medical Science Symposium Conference 2015 
Date: September 19th & 20th
Location: Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN 

SEMSS is an annual meeting of MD/PhD students, MD students and undergraduates from the southeast designed to foster discussion about physician scientist career paths and research. Register here.

Bridge Year Opportunity: Urology Clinic Full-Time Internship: Uploaded on 7/22/15

Kyra Greene – July 28th, 2015

Busy and pleasant Urology clinic in Reston, VA (Northern Virginia Area) is seeking a dependable, on-time, and cordial college graduate to join their team. This is a paid, full-time internship of 1-2 year(s) duration, perfect for an individual seeking more experience in the medical health sciences with hopes of going to a medical, nursing, physician's assistant, or allied-health sciences school. This would be an excellent opportunity for those taking a bridge year or two prior to attending professional school. 

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