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Caduceus Newsletter: Spring 2017.05, Week of February 13  

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Dr. Stan Eisen, Director
Preprofessional Health Programs
Christian Brothers University

650 East Parkway South
Memphis, TN  38104

Home page:
http://facstaff.cbu.edu/~seisen/ 

Caduceus Newsletter Archives:
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Table of Contents:

1.   Events coming up.
2.  The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine will be hosting its Spring 2017 Open House on Saturday, April 8, 2017.  
3.  Interested in a career in pharmacy?  The deadline for applying to the Thomas Jefferson University College of Pharmacy is March 1. 
4.  From the February 3 edition of Medscape.com:  Women Physicians Who Changed the Course of American Medicine
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5.  The Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine Enrichment Summer program (MSU CVM ESP) invites students to apply for this summer opportunity.  The program is suitable for students interested in veterinary medicine. 
6.  AAMC News:  News About America’s Medical Schools and Teaching Hospitals, February 8, 2017 edition.   

 

1. Events coming up. 

·         Monday, February 13, 2017, starting at 6 p.m. in the Spain Auditorium:  “The Secret Life of Dr. Stan Eisen”

The Secret Life of...


https://gallery.mailchimp.com/1f1ab5bdb74014543243327d2/images/2a964ed5-d171-4363-a0f9-d7e2809ce9e3.jpgProfessors have lives? Who knew!?! Join the Honors Program for "The Secret Life of Dr. Stan Eisen" on Monday, February 13 at 6:00 p.m. in Spain Auditorium. to satisfy your curiosity and find out what CBU professors do when they’re not at work. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear one of the coolest profs on campus, Dr. Stanley Eisen, Professor of Biology, speak about his life. He’s even bringing his band! Come enjoy an evening of music and conversation. Open to all! Questions? Contact Rachel Black at rblack2@cbu.edu.

 

 

 

·         Friday, February 24, at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center:  College of Health Sciences Open House

My name is Lyncie Crawford, Student-Academic Coordinator at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Health Professions. I would first like to thank you for your support of students with an interest in pre-health and would also like to invite you to attend our annual open house. You will have the opportunity to join prospective students and other educators as they meet and speak with faculty and students in our various programs. You will also tour our laboratory spaces and discover educational opportunities in programs such as:

 ¨ Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology
¨ Cytotechnology & Histotechnology
¨ Health Informatics and Information Management
¨ Medical Laboratory Science
¨ Occupational Therapy
¨ Physical Therapy

To assist us in reaching those students with an interest in any of these areas, please see adjacent flyer and encourage your students to attend. Open house is February 24, 2017 from 2:00pm-4:00pm. To RSVP to the open house, click here. This event is open to everyone!

For more information, please visit our website at http://www.uthsc.edu/health-professions/open-house.php or if you have questions, please feel free to contact me.

I look forward to seeing you,

__________________________________________________

Lyncie G. Crawford |Student Academic CoordinatorOffice of the Dean 
UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER COLLEGE OF HEALH PROFESSIONS
930 Madison Avenue, Suite 633B | Memphis, TN  38163

(901.448.2187 | 7901.448.7545 |   *lcrawror@uthsc.edu

 

 

·         Saturday, February 25, 2017:  A.T. Still University Open House for their programs in Dentistry, Osteopathic Medicine, Physician Assistant Studies, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Audiology, or Athletic Training. 

Advisors, if you have any students interested in our residential programs (Dentistry, Osteopathic Medicine, Physician Assistant, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Audiology or Athletic Training) please see adjacent flyer for the ATSU Open House.

 

If you will be in the Phoenix area for the AZ recruitment week (UA 2/21, ASU 2/22, NAU, 2/23, GCU 2/24) we invite you to stay and come tour our campus in Mesa on Saturday 2/25.

 

Here is the direct link to rsvp or please see the information in the attached flyer.

 

https://www.atsu.edu/events/az-spring17-open-house.htm

 

Thank you,

 

 

Deanna Hughes, M.Ed.

Director - AZ Residential Admissions

A.T. Still University | ATSU
5850 E. Still Circle
Mesa, AZ 85206
dhughes@atsu.edu
ph: 480-265-8041


Our Mission:
A.T. Still University of Health Sciences serves as a learning-centered university dedicated to preparing highly competent professionals through innovative academic programs with a commitment to continue its osteopathic heritage and focus on whole person healthcare, scholarship, community health, interprofessional education, diversity, and underserved populations.

 

 

 

·         Saturday, March 18, 2017:  2017 American Dental Education Association (ADEA) GoDental Recruitment Event.  

HLTHPROF@LIST.MSU.EDU ..

Registration is now open for the 2017 ADEA GoDental Recruitment Event.

This FREE event will bring hundreds of aspiring dentists together with admissions representatives from more than 45 U.S. dental schools and dental organizations, including our panel of admissions experts

Health professions advisors can benefit as well so register today and share this event with colleagues.

Students should visit adea.org/godental17 to learn more and register.

We hope to see you and your students on March 18!

-The ADEA GoDental Team

 

Elizabeth Reitz, M.S.

Senior Manager, GoDental

American Dental Education Association

655 K Street NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20001


Voice 202-962-9108  |  reitze@adea.org  |  adea.org
The Voice of Dental Education

CONFIDENTIALITY. This email and any attachments are confidential, except where the email states it can be disclosed. If received in error, please do not disclose the contents to anyone, but notify the sender by return email and delete this email (and any attachments) from your system.

 

 

·         April 18-21:  Ms. Debbie Driscoll, J.D., Sr. Admissions Officer for the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing will be in Nashville to meet with prospective students.

Hello Dr. Eisen,

 

I will be recruiting for the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing in Nashville April 18-21, and wanted to encourage any of your high-achieving students who might be interested in our Master’s Entry into Nursing program to reach out to me. This a Master’s level program for students who have earned a bachelor’s degree in a field other than nursing, who are considering transitioning to a career in nursing. More information about the Master’s Entry into Nursing program can be found on our website: http://nursing.jhu.edu/academics/programs/pre-licensure/masters-entry/

Thank you in advance for helping me to get the message out to your students.

 

Best regards,

 

Debbie Driscoll, J.D. |Sr. Admissions Officer

Office of Admissions

Johns Hopkins School of Nursing
525 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205
P. 410-502-4132 | E. ddrisco8@jhu.edu

Twitter: debdriscolljhu
http://nursing.jhu.edu

#1 Master’s Degree, U.S. News & World Report, 2017

 

 

2.  The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine will be hosting its Spring 2017 Open House on Saturday, April 8, 2017.  

Spring Open House at the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine is scheduled for Saturday, April 8, 2017.  We would greatly appreciate your assistance in helping us advertise this event.  An Open House flyer is attached for your convenience in sharing information about this open house.  On-line registration may be accessed at WVSOM Spring Open House.

If you have questions about Open House, please feel free to contact us at the toll free number and e-mail addresses listed below.  Again, your assistance is greatly appreciated!

Sincerely,

Julian Arbaugh, MBA, Admissions Counselor, Sr.
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
P. (888) 276.7836; (304) 793.6827
F. (304) 647.6384
jarbaugh@osteo.wvsom.edu
www.wvsom.edu

Pat Cruse
Records Officer for Recruitment Services
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
P. (888) 276.7836; (304) 647.6224
F. (304) 647.6384
pcruse@osteo.wvsom.edu
www.wvsom.edu

 

No. 1 in Rural Primary Care

 

 

 

“The mission of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) is to educate students from diverse backgrounds as lifelong learners in osteopathic medicine and complementary health related programs; to support and develop graduate medical education training; to advance scientific knowledge through academic, clinical and basic science research; and to promote patient-centered, evidence based medicine.  WVSOM is dedicated to serve, first and foremost, the state of West Virginia and the health care needs of its residents, emphasizing primary care in rural areas.”

 

 

 

3.  Interested in a career in pharmacy?  The deadline for applying to the Thomas Jefferson University College of Pharmacy is March 1. 

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Do you know students interested in a Pharmacy career? The deadline for applications is quickly approaching. Students should submit their applications by March 1st in order to be considered for the Class of 2021.

 

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A Doctor of Pharmacy education at Jefferson College of Pharmacy in Philadelphia, PA offers students everything they need to prepare for a career in Pharmacy. Year after year, Jefferson College of Pharmacy students build on a successful reputation as they excel in national student pharmacy competitions and benefit from our affiliation with one of the nation's most successful and leading-edge healthcare environments, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

 

Plus, Jefferson offers opportunities for students who apply early to save. Early applications also receive priority review, early admissions decisions and priority scholarship consideration.

Get to know Jefferson College of Pharmacy and how to help interested students apply by visiting our Tips For Advisors page at Jefferson.edu/PharmacyAdvisors or contact me directly for more information.

 

Tre Grue

215-503-1047

Ernest.Grue@Jefferson.edu

 

4.  From the February 3 edition of Medscape.com:  Women Physicians Who Changed the Course of American Medicine. 

Viewing Medscape.com articles requires registration, but registration is free:

http://www.medscape.com/features/slideshow/women-physicians?nlid=112567_3002&src=WNL_mdplsfeat_170207_mscpedit_neur&uac=40240FX&spon=26&impID=1286131&faf=1

 

5.  The Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine Enrichment Summer program (MSU CVM ESP) invites students to apply for this summer opportunity.  The program is suitable for students interested in veterinary medicine. 

The Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine Enrichment Summer program (MSU CVM ESP) invites students to apply for this summer opportunity.  The program is suitable for students interested in veterinary medicine. 

During the 3-week program, students participate in a simulated Doctor of Veterinary Medicine curriculum, clinical experiences and leadership activities under the guidance of a faculty mentor and professional program students.  The program is best suited for students who have completed their sophomore or junior year of undergraduate studies, although applicants with less college credit will be considered.

Application and details can be found at the link below.  Deadline to apply is March 15, 2017.  The program will start on June 4 and close on June 23.

https://cvm.msu.edu/about/diversity/enrichment-summer-program

Thank you for sharing with pre-professional students.

Hilda Mejia Abreu, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, Admissions, Scholarships, Diversity and Inclusion
Michigan State University
College of Veterinary Medicine
784 Wilson Road, Room F 114

East Lansing, MI 48824
Office: 517-353-5387
abreu@cvm.msu.edu

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Application new cycle for entrance fall 2018 will open May 2017

 

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Dr. Stan Eisen, Director
Preprofessional Health Programs
Biology Department
Christian Brothers University

650 East Parkway South
Memphis, TN 38104
E-mail: seisen@cbu.edu
http://facstaff.cbu.edu/~seisen/ 
Caduceus Newsletter Archives: http://facstaff.cbu.edu/~seisen/Caduceus.html