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Pre-Health Advising Center


Are you a DU student interested in pre-medicine, pre-dentistry, pre-physical therapy, pre-physician assistant, pre-nursing, pre-pharmacy or pre-optometry?  Then you're on the right page!  Here's an overview of the Pre-Health program at DU:   Pre-Health at DU

 Program Director:    Dr. Nancy Lorenzon

TO JOIN PRE-HEALTH ADVISING and subscribe to the Pre-Health email list, please submit a subscription request form.

NEWS

  • Dr. Lorenzon named one of DU's Faculty Career Champions for her work with Pre-Health students in 2016-2017! 

  • DU Pre-Health alumnus, Bailey Loving '15, co-founds the CU Anschutz "Black Men and Women in White Coats" - see a video of his journey to medical school!

  • DU students learn about Health Disparities in Denver

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Monday, May 14 at 4pm in ECS 410: Dr. Robert Dellavalle, MD, PhD, Professor of Dermatology, Chief of Service, Denver Veterans Administration Hospital "Preventing skin cancer on college campuses."
  • Wednesday, May 16 at 10-11am : Peace Corps virtual information session -   the health sector of the Peace Corps and opportunities for students to apply for next year. RSVP here.
  • Wednesday, May 23 at 4 pm in ECS Room 510 Rotunda Event Space: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Seminar.  Keynote: Clinical Drug Development in ALS. Nazem Atassi, MD, MMSc. Dr. Nazem Atassi is Associate Director of the Neurological Clinical Research Institute at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in Boston and Associate Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School. He completed Neurology training at Boston University Medical Center with a Fellowship in Neuromuscular Disorders and Clinical Trials at MGH.  Current Research on Nutraceuticals and ALS at DU Daniel Linseman, PhD; Department of Biological Sciences and KIHA.  6:00-7:00 Wine and cheese reception
  • Wednesday, May 23 at 7pm in ECS 301: DU Global Brigades INFO MEETING (ALL majors and career path interests welcome – bring all your friends!!) Interested in either the MEDICAL or PUBLIC HEALTH Global Brigades chapters on DU's campus? Come find out more about what what this group of passionate students and health care professionals is all about – and how to get involved yourself! **QUESTIONS? Email dumedbrigades@gmail.com or text/call (303)601-9562. Flyer attached.

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    Wednesday, May 23 at 1:00 pm: Log in for Live Interviews With ADEA AADSAS® Staff! Experts from the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) and the American Dental Association (ADA) will share advice in three areas of the application process. Transcripts and coursework, ADA Dental Admission Test (DAT), Letters of evaluation, Q&A session. Register
  • Thursday, May 24:   2018 ADEA GoDental Virtual Fairs - take advantage of a unique opportunity to visit with admissions staff from more than 50 dental schools. Register 

    "Stop by" the ADEA AADSAS virtual booth with your application questions on May 23 or May 24 between 12-4pm.
  • Sunday, June 3: Subaru Elephant Rock Cycling Festival! You have a unique opportunity to join us at the Subaru Elephant Rock Cycling Festival while also supporting CNI's research, NeuroHealth & Wellness Center, Support Groups, and Education programs for patients living with brain tumors, Parkinson's Disease, MS, ALS and so many other neurological conditions. Ride with the Charlie Wolf Legacy Team or form your own CNI team on June 3 and make a real difference in the lives of these patients. Join us at our Charlie Wolf Legacy Ride – Team CNI Happy Hour, Friday June 1st. You can pick up your rider packet and will also receive a CNI Team Jersey and brain helmet cover at that time. YOU MUST REGISTER BY MAY 14TH AT MIDNIGHT IF YOU WANT TO PICK UP YOUR PACKET FROM CNI ON June 1st. REGISTER HERE!  use access code CNI_Test. More info.

ADVISING INFORMATION

Program Requirements, Presentations, Assessment

 

RESOURCES

DU PRE-HEALTH PORTFOLIO PAGE