United Healthcare Network Accepting Board Position Applications

United Healthcare Network is accepting applications for two board positions, the secretary and social chair. The secretary will be responsible for event announcements, distributing flyers and buttons and scheduling weekly board meetings. The social chair will be responsible for managing social media accounts, designing event posters and formatting member emails. Apply at the following URL by 7 p.m. Dec. 4. For more information, contact Suzannah Boaz at uhcnatvcu@gmail.com or visit https://forms.gle/qPPWGLSQWNzaco6u8.

Application and Interview Tips and Tricks Workshop

Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020 at 5 p.m.

MEDLIFE at VCU will present its Application and Interview Tips and Tricks Workshop for all students via Zoom. The focus will be on strengthening job applications and the keys to a strong interview. Questions: https://www.instagram.com/medlifevcu/. Register for the Zoom link at the following URL. For more information, contact MEDLIFE at VCU at medlifevcu@gmail.com or visit https://vcu.zoom.us/j/95537321031.

VCU’s American Geriatrics Society Student Chapter Seeks Members

The goal of VCU’s student chapter of the American Geriatrics Society is to work with an aging population as health care professionals and to spread awareness of how aging impacts health care. Members of the organization work with students and staff from the health professional programs to provide seminars, workshops and community service about important issues in the field. Sign up at the following URL for a chance to win a $20 Grubhub gift card. Pre-health and undergraduate students are welcome to join the chapter. For more information, contact VCU American Geriatrics Society at vcugeriatrics@gmail.com or visit https://tinyurl.com/yx98uwcl.

VCU Virtual Student Organization Fair

VCU’s Virtual Student Organization Fair starts on August 14, 2020. Student organizations will be uploading and filling their booths for you to explore here.

The entire list of active student organizations is listed here: tinyurl.com/VCUStudentOrgDirectory.

The student activity calendar can be found here: tinyurl.com/RamsConnectEventCalendar

Summer Medical Outreach Trip

Volunteers Around the World at VCU is accepting applicants to their Summer Medical Outreach trip to Cambodia. Applicants from all backgrounds and majors who are passionate about volunteering are accepted. During clinic days volunteers will gain experience shadowing local physicians, taking vitals and learning about basic pharmacology. There will also be an opportunity to plan an interactive health lesson that will be presented to a classroom of young students.
This is an intensive two week trip that is extremely valuable for someone who wants to gain insight on healthcare in communities abroad, while also experiencing a new country. If you are interested please email –
duongt2@vcu.edu (Tiffany Duong, President) ,
salasf@vcu.edu (Francesca Salas, Vice-President),
or thachj@vcu.edu (Jimmy Thach, Secretary)
for more information and an application.