Changing the Face of Science

Wednesday, Mar. 10, 2021 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Aderonke A Akinkugbe, B.D.S., M.P.H., Ph.D., assistant professor, Dental Public Health and Policy, VCU School of Dentistry, will give an address as part of the speaker series hosted by VCU’s Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences and the VCU Center on Health Disparities. This series is designed to provide an inclusive and interactive platform for scholarly exploration. Questions: https://healthdisparities.vcu.edu/. Register at the following URL. For more information, contact Khiana Meade at khiana.meade@vcuhealth.org or (804) 827-0719 or visit https://forms.gle/cvzGDfTMSjE4gyye8.

Dental Hygiene Application Workshop

Workshop flyer
The Pre-Health advisors are excited to announce our Dental Hygiene Application Workshop, happening next week on Wednesday Nov 18th from 4-5 PM. If you are planning to apply to the VCU Dental Hygiene program, this workshop will be helpful! We will go over what the online application looks like, how the process goes, the deadline to apply, and more! It will be happening over Zoom, and you can find the Zoom link through the RSVP form here. Please RSVP at this link if you plan to attend: https://forms.gle/bgzoDkpAoBM9qrTdA

 

VCU Health Sciences Pipeline Programs

VCU Health Sciences Pipeline Programs applications are now OPEN! Students who complete the programs are given opportunities for incredible experiential learning and the ability to build social capital by connecting with admissions faculty in the various health professions programs.

For Juniors, Seniors, and Post-Baccalaureate Students, they have SAEP (Summer Academic Enrichment Program)

For Freshman – Seniors they have ACHE (Allied Health Career Exploration) and Pharmacy Preview Day. Check out an awesome video from their AHCE program last Summer: AHCE Video.

For more information and to apply, please visit dhsd.vcu.edu.  If you have any questions, please reach out to Lorayah Lenore at ltlenore@vcu.edu

Sign Up NOW For The NEW Univ 291 – Options in Healthcare

 

Learn about various career fields within healthcare through guest speakers, class discussions and individual research.

Develop professional skills that will support the achievement of your career goals.

Develop an understanding of the complex issues and choices confronting healthcare professionals and the surrounding community.

For more information about this course, or to be granted an override, contact prehealthadv@vcu.edu or dstubbs2@vcu.edu.

Multiple Mini Interview Prep for Health Care

Wednesday, Sep. 25, 2019 from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

VCU Career Services will present Multiple Mini Interview Prep for health care. The event will be held in Virginia Rooms C and D, University Student Commons, 907 Floyd Ave. Many graduate and professional health care schools are using the MMI format to interview applicants. Students will be able to practice and simulate an MMI with VCU career and academic advisors. For more information, contact Lian Currie at lcurrie@vcu.edu or (804) 828-1645 or visit https://vcu.joinhandshake.com/events/308786/share_preview.

Discover Medicine in Argentina

The Global Education Office will be offering Discover Medicine in Argentina , a medical shadowing program led by Dr. Antonia Abbate during winter break 2019.

Interested students are encouraged to attend their information session on Monday, October 29th, from 4PM-4:30PM
Location: Global Education Office 912 W. Grace St. 4th Floor

End of Semester Checklist for Pre-Health Students

End of Semester Checklist

Are you ready for summer? Make sure you have everything set at VCU before you leave in May!

Have you…

  • Registered for Fall 2018 classes?
  • Discussed your summer plans with your advisor?
  • Turned in the Request To Take Courses At Another Institution form (if applicable)?
  • Visited the Writing Center & Campus Learning Center to prepare for final exams?
  • Notified your advisor if you do not plan to return to VCU?

 

Applying to Pre-Health programs

Have you applied to one or more pre-health programs this year? Keep your advisor in the loop as you hear back! We are here to assist you with your plans based on the responses you receive. Best of luck!