2015-2016 Program Schedule

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June 23, 2016

The Medical School for International Health: Training Tomorrow’s Leaders in Global Health

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Thursday, April 14, 2016; noon; 117 Kunkel The presentation will focus on global health and provide information on the Medical School for International Health. The Medical School for International Health (MSIH) is the only four-year, North American-style medical school that incorporates global health coursework into all four years of the medical school curriculum. The MSIH […]

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June 23, 2016

Think Outside the Box Panel with Profs. William Bissell (Anthropology and Sociology), Meghan Masto (Philosophy) and Yang Wang (Economics)

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Friday, April 1, 2016; noon; 103 Ramer History House Have you been wondering what classes might set you apart in the pool of dental school applicants?  Have you thought about how best to master the social constructs that are now part of the medical school entrance examination?  Have you been wondering if there are courses […]

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June 23, 2016

Presentation and Discussion: Patient as a Priority: Lessons Learned from a Lifetime of Listening

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Monday March 14, 2016; 7:00pm-8:00pm; 104 Kirby Auditorium The paradigm of physical diagnosis at the cornerstone of the patient/physician relationship appears to be increasingly supplanted by interventional technology.  Whether such innovation improves care or becomes a liability depends largely on how physicians implement core principles of communication to foster trust and motivate their patients.  Dr […]

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June 23, 2016

Health Professions Interviews: Key Resources, Practical Tips, & Alumni Advice

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Wednesday, March 9, 2016; noon; 117 Kunkel The importance of the HP interview can’t be understated. Please join us at this session offered by Career Services Advisor Ms. Molly Sunderlin to gain critical information about how to maximize your interviewing experience, leave a lasting positive impression, and prepare for the variety of scenarios you might […]

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June 23, 2016

Afternoon Roundtable Discussion: From Antibiotics to Vaccines: Answering Your Questions about Pediatric Care and Research for the 21st Century

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Monday February 22, 2016; noon; 4:00pm-5:30pm Author of hundreds of scientific articles, as well as 5 medical narratives, Paul A. Offit, MD is the Director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia as well as the Maurice R. Hilleman Professor of Vaccinology and a Professor of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of […]

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June 23, 2016

Health Professions Scholarship Program: presentation by SFC Ricky M. Buentipo, U.S. Army

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Wednesday, February 17, 2016; noon; 117 Kunkel We will be joined by SFC Ricky M. Buentipo, U.S. Army who will talk to us about the Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP). The F. Edward Hébert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program is available to qualifying students who wish to earn professional degrees from accredited medical, dental, […]

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June 23, 2016

What you REALLY NEED to know about how conduct issues affect your application to health professions schools!

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Tuesday, February 16, 2016; noon; 117 Kunkel Wondering about that incident with your microwave in the dorm?  Pondering that citation for underage drinking your freshman year? Concerned about that shortcut you took on a laboratory report?  Curious how that Good Samaritan incident plays out in your record?  If you have thought about any of these […]

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June 23, 2016

Candid Conversations with Henry Lam, Lafayette Class of 2014

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Friday, February 5, 2016; noon; 117 Kunkel Please join us for a special presentation by one of Lafayette’s own, Henry Lam. Henry graduated from Lafayette in 2014 with a B.S. in Neuroscience. Henry is one of our successful medical school applicants. He is returning to campus to share with you his experiences and advice for […]

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June 23, 2016

University of South Florida/Lehigh Valley Health Network SELECT MD Program

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Thursday, February 4, 2016; noon, 117 Kunkel At this program, Ms. Emilie Croft, Assistant Director of SELECT Admissions at University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, will be presenting on the unique facets of the SELECT program curriculum. SELECT (Scholarly Excellence. Leadership Experience. Collaborative Training) is a four-year MD program possible through a partnership between […]

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June 23, 2016

Getting a Jump Start on Your Health Professions Admissions Essay/2nd Workshop

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016; 4:10pm-6:00pm, 117 Kunkel We strongly encourage those of you who will be submitting an HP campus application this spring or are still unsure whether you will be applying to a health professional school in the upcoming cycle to attend this hands-on workshop.It will offer you an opportunity to receive feedback on […]