Events

Exploring Careers in Health Professions

Jan. 25, 2019 12:30 pm
Kendade 303

Our mandatory workshop (with pizza lunch) is for Springies, students that missed MoHome (and others still making up their minds), covers essential information about preparation for graduate study in the health professions. A record of having attended this workshop is required prior to scheduling an advising appointment with the Office of Pre-Health Programs.

Presenter: Katie Lipp, Director of Pre-Health Programs
Pizza lunch will be served.

Professionalism 101

Feb. 1, 2019 12:30 pm
Kendade 303

In order to have a successful career, you need to learn early on how to be professional in your academic, extracurricular, and professional settings. The term “professionalism” is not just (or necessarily) about wearing a suit, having an impressive resume – it’s a collection of attitudes and behaviors. The way you act can have far-reaching impacts on those around you and your own future.

Presenter: Katie Lipp, Director of Pre-Health Programs
Pizza lunch will be served.

Veterinary Medical College Application Service

Feb. 5, 2019 6:00 pm
Kendade 203

Mr. Wynne will provide an overview of the Veterinary School application service (VMCAS) and discuss DVM pre-requisite courses.

Presenter: Tony Wynne, Director of Admissions & Recruitment Affairs
Snacks will be served.

Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health

Feb. 22, 2019 12:30 pm
Kendade 303

Mr. Fitzpatrick will provide an overview of MGH Institute of Health’s graduate programs. Nursing, Genetic Counseling, Health Profession Education, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, and PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences.

Presenter: Jack Fitzpatrick, MHA, Assistant Director of Admission
Pizza lunch will be served.

Boston University School of Medicine

Mar. 1, 2019 12:30 pm
Kendade 305

Dr. Goodell will present an overview of BU School of medicine, talk about what medical schools look for in successful applicants, and discuss the admission review process.

Presenter: Kristen Goodell, MD, Assistant Dean of Admissions
Pizza lunch will be served.

Nurse Midwife

Mar. 22, 2019 12:30 pm
Kendade 305

Catherine is an advanced practice midwife in Northampton, MA. She graduated from Columbia University School of Nursing and specializes in advanced practice midwifery. She will discuss her training and her career in Midwifery. Midwives recognize the variations of normal progress of labor, and understand how to deal with deviations from normal. Midwives also work in partnership with women to give the necessary support, care and advice during pregnancy, labor and the postpartum period, including care for the newborn and the infant.

Presenter: Catherine Boshe, CNM
Pizza lunch will be served.