Caduceus Newsletter: Spring 2013.06, Week of February 11.
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Table of Contents:
1. Events coming up.
1. Events coming up.
· Tuesday, February 19: Mackel Harris, Director of Multicultural Relations at Life University, will be on campus at 1 p.m. to discuss their programs in healthcare, including Chiropractic.
Mr. Harris’ contact information is:
1269 Barclay Circle
Marietta, GA 30060
· Wednesday, February 20: Induction ceremony for (Beta)3, starting 6 p.m. or 6:30 p.m.
· Friday, February 22: The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Allied Health Sciences announces an Open House on Friday, February 22;
· Saturday, March 16: The Lincoln Memorial University – DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (Harrogate, TN) will be hosting an Open House on Saturday, March 16.
2. The University of Indianapolis College of Health Sciences will be hosting an open House on Saturday, March 23, 2013 to feature their Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy programs.
The College of Health Sciences will be
featuring information about our
3. ===AAMC STAT===, News from the Association of American Medical Colleges, February 4, 2013 issue.
4. West Tennessee Healthcare will again sponsor the Pre-Med Internship Volunteer Program this summer.
Hello All J
West Tennessee Healthcare will again sponsor the Pre-Med Internship Volunteer Program. This program will begin on June 4 and conclude July 28, 2012.
Please see below for the flyer and application form to be used in marketing this program to your students. Potential candidates should complete the enclosed application and return it on or before March 8, 2012. The application must include the student’s official transcript. All candidates will be interviewed and selections made during the first week of May 2012.
Applications and official transcripts should be submitted to:
Jackson-Madison County General Hospital
620 Skyline Drive
Jackson, TN 38301.
If I may be of further assistance, please call me at (731) 426-1723.
Thank you for your support.
Education/Nurse Education Department
Jackson-Madison County General Hospital
620 Skyline Drive
Jackson, Tennessee 38301
( 731-426-1723 |Ê 731-426-1750
NOTICE: (1) The foregoing is not intended to be a legally binding or legally effective electronic signature. (2) This message may contain legally privileged or confidential information. If you are not the intended recipient of this message, please so notify me, disregard the forgoing message, and delete the message immediately. I apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
Here are some more details from an attachment:
Pre-Med Internship Volunteer Program
June 4, 2013 – July 26, 2013
Purpose: This program is designed for students who plan to enter medical profession with primary focus on physician study. It will provide pre-med students a practical and valuable opportunity to participate in a supervised, prescribed program of inservice training and volunteer service in the medical field.
To allow pre-med students the opportunity to evaluate their commitment to medicine as
This eight-week program includes hospital orientation, clinical rotation, and opportunity for observation.
Clinical Rotation includes but is not limited to:
Behavioral Health Radiology
Emergency Services Resident Physician Rotation
Clinical Process Improvement Respiratory Care
G.I. Lab Surgery
Infectious Diseases Laboratory/Pathology
Medical Center Home Health Pharmacy
Tennessee Heart Center Kirkland Cancer Center
Cath Lab Hospice
Cardiology Oncology Nursing
Cardiac Rehab Radiation Oncology
Women and Children’s Center Physical Therapy
Labor and Delivery Sports Medicine
Pediatrics Rehabilitation Services
Complete Sophomore Year by June 1, 2013
Plan to enter medical profession with primary focus on physician study
Have a cumulative 3.0 G.P.A.
Enrollment limited to ten (10-14) participants
*Your OFFICIAL Transcript must be mailed directly from the school Transcript must be received by deadline date: March 8, 2013!!!
*Please note: We will notify you through the email address that you
provide whether you have been selected or not.
Tammy Ward at (731) 426-1723
Application and Transcript Deadline ~ March 8, 2013
Mail completed application to:
Clinical Education Department
APPLICATION FOR PRE-MED INTERNSHIP VOLUNTEER PROGRAM
Applicant’s Full Name
Home Address School Address
City State Zip City State Zip
Telephone Cell Phone Number
Social Security Number E-Mail Address
E-Mail Address you most often check
Name of School: Grade Completed:
Course of Study: Type of Diploma:
Name of College: ___________________________________ Year Completed: ___________________________________
Major/Minor: ______________________________________ Degree Received: ___________________________________
Future Educational/Career Plans:
List any honors and/or awards earned, or offices held in High School or College:
List of school activities, hobbies, and interests; offices held, etc:
In Case of Emergency: Name Phone
In your Own Words, Give Your Reasons for Wanting to Participate In This Program
PERSONAL REFERENCES (other than relatives)
(The names you list below MUST be who we receive recommendation letters from)
PERSONAL REFERENCE/RECOMMENDATON LETTERS: One (1) letter must be from a teacher/professor, one (1) must be from a professional, and one (1) must be a personal reference/recommendation. These letters can be e-mailed to Tammy Ward @ firstname.lastname@example.org ; and must be as an attachment on letterhead. These letters can also be mailed. All letters must be received by deadline date ~ (March 8, 2013).
Are you a United States Citizen?
Note: Answering “no” to this question does not constitute an automatic bar from volunteering.
Within the past 7 years, have you either been (1) convicted by any court, including a court of military justice, or a felony, or (2) been released from prison following conviction of a felony? (For purposes of this application, consider felonies to include any crime that is punishable by imprisonment or execution).
Note: Answering “yes” to this question does not constitute an automatic bar from volunteering.
If yes, state date, place, and nature of each conviction
I hereby certify that all answers given by me on this application are true to the best of my knowledge. I authorize
5. Health Statistics on the Web short course being offered at UTHSC, Thursday, February 21.
6. Received this week.
Journal of Irreproducible Results: Volume 52, Number 1, December 2012 edition. Table of contents:
7. The Atlantis Project is an opportunity to have a summer internship experience at the Azores Islands of Portugal.
8. The Southern California College of Optometry (Fullerton, CA) will be hosting their Spring Admissions Open House on Saturday, April 20.
SAVE the DATE!
The Southern California College of Optometry
Invites you to attend our annual Spring Admissions Open House on Saturday, April 20, 201, 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
We welcome all interest-levels wanting to learn more about the profession of optometry!
Speakers and a student panel presentation will provide a better understanding of what SCCO’s program has to offer.
Take a campus tour, experience lab demonstrations and meet with students.
We look forward to hosting you for the day on our beautiful campus!
Please feel free to forward this email to interested parties.
To watch a short video movie trailer about the event, click here.
Reservations are a must!
Please RSVP with the Student Affairs Office via email at www.SCCOopenhouse2013.eventbrite.com
For an event flyer and parking instructions: http://www.scco.edu/img/uploads/admissions/pdfs/Spring_Admission_Open_House_Flyer_2013rev.pdf
Facebook Fans! SCCO’s Pre-Optometry Group on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/groups/SCCOadmissions/
YouTube Fans! SCCO’s YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/janeannmunroe?feature=watch#p/u
SCCO’s Blog on Wordpress: http://optometryadmissions.wordpress.com/
SCCO’s Twitter Feed: https://twitter.com/ODadmissionSCCO
Jane Ann Munroe, O.D.
Director of Admissions
Southern California College of Optometry
2575 Yorba Linda Boulevard
Fullerton, CA 92831-1699
9. The Albert Einstein College of Medicine offers a Master’s Degree in Bioethics, and will have an information session on February 12.
10. Marginalia: The School of Natural Selection is very, very demanding.
Dr. Stan Eisen,
Caduceus Newsletter Archives: http://www.cbu.edu/~seisen/Caduceus.html