RISE UP/GEAR UP
An AMAZING opportunity for the pre-health (medical, nursing, dental, pharmaceutical, social work, public health, etc.) community!!
It’s that time of year again!!!!
The University of Washington Minority Association of Pre-Health Students (MAPS) and Chicanos/Latinos for Community Medicine (CCM) chapters bring to you THE Annual Pre-Health Conference. Every year this conference helps to cultivate, educate and inspire the next generation of culturally competent health professionals.
THEME: Diversifying Health Though Education
When: Saturday, February 8th 9AM- 6PM (on-site registration starting at 8:15 AM)
Where: Johnson Hall, University of Washington (NE Grant Lane & W Stevens Way NE, Seattle, WA, 98105)
Who: Open to public – ANY student interested in ANY discipline of health sciences (pre-med, pre-dent, pre-nursing, pre-pharm, social work, public health, etc.)
What: Renowned key note speakers, sessions on health disparities, current health issues, professional development, hands on workshops, and professional student panels.
REGISTER & PURCHASE TICKETS:
EARLY REGISTRATION: General: $10|| High School Students: free
***THROUGHOUT THE DAY***
–> 3 RENOWNED Key Note Speakers
–>LIVE MCAT/DAT AUCTION
–>MOCK INTERVIEWS offered by UW Medical & Dental Students!!!
Introduction to the Social Determinants of Health:
–>Immigrant/undocumented health disparities
–>LGBTQ Health & Health Disparities
–>Global Health Disparities
–>”Invisible Population” Health Disparities
Exploring Health Careers
–> Interdisciplinary Panel
–> Visual (acupunture/chiropractor)
–> DO. vs. MD. vs. Naturopath
–> Public Health & Social Work
–> Personal Statement
–> MCAT Changes for 2015 & test-taking strategies
–> Stress management “Study smarter, not harder”
–> Conducting yourself as a professional
–> College Admission Workshop
Hands on Workshops:
EARLY REGISTRATION: Undergraduates Students: $10|| High School Students: free
AT DOOR: Undergraduates Students: $15|| High School Students: free
(School ID required for discount at the door)
***Breakfast and lunch included with registration!***
Raffle & prizes throughout event!!