Thursday, March 16, 2017

Events: Pre-Med Panel Events at CU next Mon-Wed 3/20-3/22!

Post Bacc Enhancement Panel
Monday March 20, 2017
401 Lerner Hall

Is it your dream to go to medical school? Are you worried that your academic performance at Columbia might not be strong enough to get you into medical school? Don't despair! There are great options for improving your academic record before applying to medical school.

Join us and hear from representatives from:
Brown University
Drexel University
University of Pennsylvania
The Commonwealth Medical College
Boston University

Register here

MD/ Phd Panel Discussion
Tuesday March 21, 2017
401 Lerner Hall

Our panelists will speak about the preparation for a career as a physician-scientist.  They will address common questions, including:

· Why choose a MD/PhD program?
· Who is a competitive applicant for combined degree programs?
· How should students choose programs and schools that are the
  right fit?


Patrice Spitalnk M.D.-Columbia University Medical Center

Myles Akabas, M.D., Ph.D.-Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Ruth Gotian, Ed.D., M.S.-Weill Cornell/Rockerfeller/Sloan Kettering 

Mitchell Chesler, M.D., Ph.D.-New York University Medical Center

Margaret H. Baron, M.D., Ph.D.-Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai

Register here


Gap Year Panel
Wednesday March 22, 2017
401 Lerner Hall

Are you considering taking a gap year or years before going to medical school? Are you unsure of what you might do? Come hear from a panel of alumni who are either now in medical school or soon to be going. Learn a little about how they spent a year or more after Columbia and listen to their thoughts on the value of taking this time and having these experiences.

Register here

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Opportunity: Musicians on Call seeking a Guide at St. Luke's

Free on Monday evenings? Musicians on Call, an organization that brings music to the bedside, is seeking a guide to work at Mount Sinai St. Luke's!

Please email Brandy Bajalia for more information:

Event: National ShaDO Day at NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine

Event: Registration still open for Recruitment Fairs at JHU, GWU and UMD!


Univ. of Maryland, 
Johns Hopkins Univ., & George Washington Univ.

The Health Professions Advising Offices at the University of Maryland, Johns Hopkins University, and George Washington University will be hosting Health Professions School Recruitment Fairs onApril 24-27th, 2017. Over the course of three days, health professions schools/programs will be able to interact with pre-med/health students between all three undergraduate institutions, as well as students who will be invited from neighboring colleges and universities.  All three Fairs will be free of charge to students with no registration required. Professional schools must register for each Fair individually using the links provided below.

DATE:       Monday, April 24, 2017
TIME:       11:00 am - 2:00 pm
LOCATION:   Levering Hall (On the campus of Johns Hopkins University)
Contact person:  Latonia Sanders -

DATE:       Tuesday, April 25, 2017
TIME:       4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
LOCATION:   Charles E. Smith Center (On the campus of George Washington University- GW's Foggy Bottom campus)
Contact person:  Jessica Porras - gwhealthfair@gwu.eduRegistration Link:

DATE:       Thursday, April 27, 2017
TIME:       4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
LOCATION:   Grand Ballroom- Stamp Student Union (On the campus of the University of Maryland)
Please click on “employer” button to begin registration.
Contact person:  Nick Celedon-

Event: CCNY Medical and Dental School Fair on April 1st!

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Date: Sat April 1
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: City College Shepard Hall, The Great Hall

To attend, please Register for this event here

View Flyer

A list of Confirmed Schools for the fair

The event will take place in The Great Hall, located on the 2nd Floor of Shepard Hall.  The agenda for the day is as follows:

Agenda for the Day
9:00                      Student Registration (Panel Discussions)
9:00                      Recruiter Registration (for those participating in the panel discussion)
9:30-10:30            Dental School Admissions Workshop
9:30-11:30            Medical School Admissions Workshop
11:00-2:00            Student Registration & Check-in
12:00-3:00            Fair

If students are interested in attending the Medical or Dental School Panel Discussions, the link to register is here:

Medical School Admissions Workshop

Dental School Admissions Workshop