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Important Dates

Class of 2021 Orientation Meeting

August 26 @ 11pm & August 28 @ 2pm: Ho Science Center, room 101
Health Sciences/Pre-Med Advising
This meeting is strongly recommended for all students interested in a career in the health professions. Topics will include course requirements, advising information, and a general overview of health sciences at Colgate.

Interview Preparation for Pre-Health Students

September 12 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm, in Wynn B31
Career Services- Colleen Oliva
You've worked very hard to secure an interview for medical, dental or vet school so be sure to invest time in preparing for the actual interview. We will discuss types of interviews, interview prep and follow up as well as general strategies and some actual practice! Lunch will be served. Note: The workshop will run about an hour but we will have extra time at the end for individual questions or more practice!

Uniformed Services University

September 18 @ 4:30 pm in Wynn 111
Special Guest
Join Colonel Aaron Saguil speaks about the life of a physician stationed in a war zone/humanitarian disaster zone overseas. Allowing students time to work through the cases, help apply a Combat Action Tourniquet and discuss battlefield medicine and our modern chain of evacuation.

He will also open up for discussion and questions on the Medical School application and interview process as well as scholarship opportunities to practice medicine in any of the Military Medical Departments.

RSVP for this event is necessary by September 14; Send RSVPs to cmcfall@colgate.edu

Jr. & Sr. Meeting

September 27 @ 4:30 pm in Wynn 111
Health Sciences/Pre-Med Advising
there will be an important meeting for juniors and seniors who are planning to apply to medical school. This meeting is especially important for anyone who plans to apply to medical school in the upcoming cycle and is studying abroad for the spring semester. This meeting will discuss preparations for applying and the process of requesting a committee letter, among other important factors you need to be aware of. Please rsvp to Carrie McFall (cmcfall@colgate.edu) to confirm your attendance.

Freshman & Sophomore Meeting

TBD
Health Sciences/Pre-Med Advising
This meeting will discuss future class choices, as well as a great opportunity to ask any questions you have about the process of preparing to apply to medical school.  Please rsvp to Carrie McFall (cmcfall@colgate.edu) to confirm your attendance.

Preparing to Apply

TBD
Health Sciences/Pre-Med Advising
There will be an important meeting for those who are planning to apply to medical school. This meeting is especially important for anyone who plans to apply to medical school in the upcoming cycle. This meeting will discuss preparations for applying and the process of requesting a committee letter, among other important factors you need to be aware of. Please rsvp to Carrie McFall (cmcfall@colgate.edu) to confirm your attendance.

August 25 @ 3pm & August 26 @ 10am: Love Auditorium, 300 Olin Hall
Health Sciences/Pre-Med Advising
This meeting is strongly recommended for all students interested in a career in the health professions. Topics will include course requirements, advising information, and a general overview of health sciences at Colgate.