Friday, November 16, 2018

Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP)

The Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) is a free summer enrichment program focused on improving access to information and resources for college students interested in the health professions. 

SHPEP’s goal is to strengthen the academic proficiency and career development of students underrepresented in the health professions and prepare them for a successful application and matriculation to health professions schools. These students include, but are not limited to, individuals who identify as African American/Black, American Indian and Alaska Native and Hispanic/Latino, and who are from communities of socioeconomic and educational disadvantage. 

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Volunteers Around the World - Service Trip and Exec Board Applications

Interested in a medical outreach trip next summer that combines clinical experience, community service, and travel? Volunteers Around the World is a national organization that arranges outreach trips to bring medical support to developing countries by holding two-week clinics. 

Undergraduate Research Programs: Application Workshop

Do you have questions about applying for research opportunities, grad school, or grants? Join Emory Undergraduate Research Programs for a workshop session on applications.  Research Ambassadors will provide guidance on applying for Emory research opportunities, NSF and other grants, and external summer research programs. 
  • Date/Time: Friday, November 30, from 4:00-5:00pm
  • Location: Atwood 360
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Thursday, November 8, 2018

Integrated Minority Pre-Professional Consortium (IMPaCt) 2019 Conference

Save the date for the upcoming Integrated Minority Pre-Professional Consortium for minority students who are interested in professional degrees. This two-day conference, the first of its kind, will be on February 15-16, 2019, at UAB School of Medicine in Birmingham, Alabama.   

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Apply to Co-Lead an Alternative Spring Break Trip

Volunteer Emory is seeking applicants for Alternative Spring Break Trip Co-Leaders. Co-Leaders are responsible for working with another student in order to plan, coordinate, and lead a service immersion experience over Spring Break. This position requires strong commitment and communication. Leading an Alternative Break Trip is an incredible way to learn about pertinent social justice issues, immerse yourself in service, gain valuable leadership experience, and foster new friendships. Applications will be closing Wednesday, November 7th (tomorrow!) -- Apply here.

involvEU Week Events

Need help connecting to student organizations and meeting new people? Looking for ways to get involved on campus and in the Atlanta community? Check out all of the events happening with InvolvEU Week! During InvolvEU Week, SILT will highlight ways in which student find community, get connected with their passions, and support a flourishing Emory community. Check out the InvolvEU Week activities schedule and follow SILT @emorySILT on Facebook and Instagram for more information!

Tonight's event is the Involvement Power Hour - join SILT for free dinner and a chance to sit down with members of the STEER Team for 1:1 consults in getting started, exploring on and off campus, how to make connections, and starting student organizations. "Connected" giveaways for EVERYONE that stops by!
  • Date/Time: Tonight (November 6) from 6:00-7:30pm 
  • Location: AMUC 237

Summer Research Fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina

The Drug Abuse Research Training (DART) Program at the Medical University of South Carolina offers a 10-week summer fellowship for medical, graduate, and undergraduate students in Charleston, SC. The goal of the DART Summer Fellowship Program is to introduce promising students to research, both basic science and clinical in nature, and afford them the opportunity to work closely with a research mentor and his/her investigative team.

Prospective Genetic Counselors Symposium

Come learn about the field of Genetic Counseling at the Prospective Genetic Counselors symposium! This is a free event for prospective students and science educators. Access expert speakers, graduate school program directors, genetic counselors practicing in multiple specialties, research presentations, educational and curriculum materials, and much more!

University of Michigan MD-PhD Summer Research Program

The "UM-SMART" summer research program is a 10-week summer undergraduate research program sponsored by The University of Michigan Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD program). This program is designed to provide an opportunity for highly motivated and talented undergraduates interested in careers as physician scientists to enhance their science and academic skills. Applicants will gain valuable research experience by performing full-time research under the direction of a faculty mentor in a research lab.


Thursday, November 1, 2018

Columbia University Master of Science in Bioethics: Online Information Session

Sign up to attend the online information session about Columbia University’s Master of Science in Bioethics programs. During this session, Academic Director Dr. Robert Klitzman, along with other program representatives, will define bioethics and illustrate the field with examples, discuss program options, and describe the program experience and outcomes.