for all these Is Public Health events is free! Please share any events with
students, alumni, and other staffers who may be interested!
This Is Public Health Twitter Chat –
Applying to Grad School
Join the This Is Public Health Ambassadors for a discussion on
October 18 from 2 – 3 p.m. EST. Learn more about their own paths to
graduate school and tips to competing your
application with ease. Chat with ambassador and public health grads about how
over 30 schools and programs of public health in Charlotte to learn more
about graduate public health education. The event will be held at the James
H. Barnhardt Student Activity Center at University
of North Carolina at Charlotte College of Health Sciences Center from 5:30
-7:30 p.m., October 23, 2018.
over 30 schools and programs of public health in New York to learn more about
graduate public health education. The event will be held at the New York City
Fire Museum hosted by Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
from 5:30 -7:30 p.m., October 24, 2018.
The service event, on November 10, 2018, hosted as
part of the ASPPH Student Leadership Institute, before the APHA
Annual Meeting and Student Assembly meetings. Public Health Service Day gives
public health students from across the country an opportunity to get outside
the conference walls, meet peers from ASPPH member institutions, and to give
back to the host community of San Diego.
Please only register if you can make a commitment to serve the San
Emily C. Gordon, MPH,
CPH | Student Services Coordinator
Schools and Programs of Public Health | www.aspph.org
1900 M Street, NW,
Suite 710 | Washington, D.C. 20036
AACOM Leadership Institute:
Osteopathic Health Policy Internship
OHPI Program Application Deadline: Friday, January
Gain firsthand experience working at the national level on health
care and higher education policy issues through AACOM's Osteopathic Health Policy Internship (OHPI)
Program. Osteopathic medical students may apply to spend two consecutive
months at AACOM’s Office of Government Relations in Washington, DC
developing a comprehensive understanding of policy development,
analysis, and implementation.
meetings at federal agencies, organizations, and advisory
councils, as well as conferences and coalition meetings;
Conduct research and
increase their understanding of federal health care and higher
education policy topics that impact osteopathic medical
congressional committee hearings on Capitol Hill; and
Present on an
advocacy topic as determined and finalized with AACOM
provide a $3,500 (taxable) stipend and housing for each intern.
AACOM will also cover the cost of local travel for business purposes
and certain other expenses approved by AACOM. Interns are
responsible for transportation to and from Washington, DC, parking
and mileage, meals, long distance telephone, recreation, and other
about the OHPI Program should be directed to Kana Smith, Policy and
Regulatory Analyst, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
7700 Old Georgetown Road, Suite 250
Bethesda, MD 20814
Office of Government Relations
500 New Jersey Ave., NW, Suite 380
Washington, DC 20001
4.The Icahn School of Medicine offers a FlexMed Program, offering early acceptance to medical
school for college sophomores from any major;
with no MCAT requirement.
We are excited to share with you information about the Icahn School of
Medicine at Mount Sinai's FlexMed Program, offering early acceptance to
medical school for college sophomores from any major; with no
MCAT requirement. Whether you are experienced in advising
students for this program or have not heard about us, please forward this
information to your students.
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, located in the heart of New York
City, is ranked as a top 20 medical school and ranked 2nd for National
Institute of Health (NIH) research funding per investigator.
This brochure not only explains how to apply for the early acceptance FlexMed program for 2018-2019, but also highlights
the benefits of the program.
The Office of Admission is hosting a FlexMed
online informational webinar exclusively for Advisors on Wednesday,
October 24 at 1:30pm EST. Please click here
to register for the Advisor webinar.
Again thank you for your time, and for sharing this information with your
pre-med students and other students who have expressed an interest in
- COLLEGE SOPHOMORES FROM ALL MAJORS WELCOME - APPLICATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2019
What is Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai?
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) has a reputation for
innovation and thoughtful risk taking. We encourage and support the bold
thinking and disciplined science that will change the face of medicine. Learn
more here: ISMMS Website
What is FlexMed?
In response to major changes in the priorities of the biomedical science
and health care fields, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
developed an early acceptance program known as FlexMed.
It is the first program of its kind in the nation, offering college
sophomores from any major early acceptance. Students apply to FlexMed in the winter of their sophomore year of
college and learn of acceptance to the ISMMS MD Program by the summer of
that year. Once accepted, students will be free to pursue their area of
study, unencumbered by the traditional science requirements and the MCAT.
Learn more here: FlexMed Website
What are the benefits of applying and being accepted into FlexMed?
Early Acceptance: end of your
sophomore year in college
No MCAT: accepted
students are not permitted to take the MCAT
Academic Record: 2017/2018 accepted students had an average GPA over
3.5 and averaged over 700 on each section of the SATs.
If you are interested in learning more about FlexMed, we encourage you to read more about the
program here: FlexMed Website
The Office of Admissions is hosting a FlexMed
online informational webinar for prospective applicants on Wednesday,
November 7 at 12:00pm EST. Please click here to register for the webinar.
Ready to apply? APPLY NOW! What application should I be using? a. Access our online application by going to the following
URL: https://applygs.mssm.edu b. Click on 'New Applicant' to create a username/login
and password. c. Once you've successfully
logged in, locate the "FlexMed" row and
make sure 'Fall 2019' application is shown. d. Click on 'Apply'. e. Proceed and complete the
Did you know
that 20 health professions are represented at this year’s Health
Professions Week?! Students are encouraged to take this FREE opportunity
to explore professions that might not have been on their radar.
should not miss this exclusive opportunity to learn about the diverse and
rewarding options a career in the health professions can offer. Registration is FREE on the HPW event
and prizes are also available.
Thank you for
your support of Health Professions Week and for sharing this one-of-a-kind
event with your students!
Becky Rice, 2018
Health Professions Week Executive Committee Chair, on behalf of the entire
Health Professions Week Team
our 2018 sponsors: Liaison International, Sallie Mae, CVS Health, Kaplan Test
Prep, HOSA, and the National Association of Advisors for the Health
Do your advisees need academic enhancement before applying to
medical, dental or other professional health school? Our top
rated BMS program can help without making students wait until next
Barry University's Master of Science in Biomedical
Sciences is taking applications for our spring 2019 semester.
If you have graduates who are looking for a way to improve their professional
school applications, they don't have to delay. With both spring
2019 and summer 2019 cohorts, we can help them achieve their dreams
of becoming a doctor or dentist starting now.
If I can be of any assistance to you or your students, please contact
me directly. Please find the link below for a PDF summary of our
School of Medicine
School of Veterinary Medicine
Thursday, October 25, 2018
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