HSU Pre-Medical Association


THE MAIN OBJECTIVE OF THE PRE-MED CLUB IS TO ASSIST STUDENTS IN ACHIEVING A CAREER IN MEDICINE, AND PROVIDE INFORMATION REGARDING CUTTING-EDGE MEDICAL ADVANCEMENTS AND DISCOVERIES. Here's what we do in general: >>>>>>>>>>>> 1)MCAT discussion and preparation, with first-person stories about the test >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> 2)Medical school application seminars, including personal statement, processes for applying, and interview preparation (including many different professions throughout medicine) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> 3)Presentations by doctors from around the area, and their personal story about the road to working in medicine (various specialties) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> 4)Discuss events for the club to partake in the community including courses for medical careers, volunteering and research opportunities, internships, and paid medical positions >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> 5)Discuss events for the club to partake in outside the community-- Our biggest trip of the year is UC Davis National Pre-Medicine Conference, where priceless information on medical school is reviewed >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> 6)Course based study sessions, with experienced tutors who would normally charge for their time, but help the club out for free >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> 7)Seminars by Dr. Jacob Varkey, the club and Pre-Med student advisor, who has assisted 25/29 students since 1998 in gaining acceptance to medical school(89%), including top schools such as Stanford and John's Hopkins >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> 8)Parties and other fun activities with friends and colleagues Humboldt State University Pre-Medical Association

About the Club

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Membership Qualifications

ALL HSU STUDENTS WHO HAVE AN INTEREST IN MEDICINE ARE WELCOME TO JOIN THE CLUB >>>>>>>>> -Representative Pre-Med students from HSU include future MD's, DO's, ND's, PA's, NP's, RN's, Public Health Officials, Medical Research Scientists, Midwives, Pharmacists, and Dentists(DDS's). >>>>>>>>>>>> -The association welcomes all dentistry students, with plenty of helpful information about dental school and what it takes to get there. >>>>>>>>>>>> -All members are encouraged to attend club meetings, with officers of the club being required to attend 90% of all meetings. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> -Beside an open, and curious outlook, anyone who attends meetings needs to be respectful of the club, and who is represented both on and off campus. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> -GPA is NOT a necessary qualification for this club, but academics is strongly suggested and discussed during meetings, with study skills techniques integrated where appropriate.

How to Join

If you wish to join the HSU Pre-Medical Association, please e-mail Jon at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). From there, it will be up to the new member to attend meetings and stay up-to-date with club activities. All necessary information will be provided via e-mail for membership, as well as mass e-mails regarding any new club information.

Meeting Information

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Contact Info

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Events

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