Events

On April 2, 2008 Ms. Wahl’s Office Hours will be 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm.

April 3: Real Deal event this Thursday, Physics 130, 7pm

For the juniors and seniors beginning the medical school application process, and the freshmen and sophomores who want a head start, the REAL Deal can provide helpful advice for preparing you for medical school.Join us for an open discussion with a fourth-year Duke University Medical student, Aarti Asnani, Dean Scheirer, the dean of Health Professions Advising, and an undergraduate student currently undergoing the premed process.

Aarti, who also attended Duke as an undergraduate, will be sharing her experiences with the application process and her life in medical school. This is the perfect time to get answers to any questions you may have about required coursework, the application process, and the qualities to look for in a medical school.

The REAL Deal will be held this Thursday April 3rd at 7:00 pm in the Physics Bldg. Room 130. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity!

April 4: 1st Annual PreMedical Student Conference-Wake Forest

Title: 1st Annual PreMedical Student Conference at Wake Forest “From Aspiration to Actuality”
         (SNMA-Wake Forest University School of Medicine Chapter)

Date: Friday April 4, 2008 through Sunday, April 6, 2008

Time/Place: Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC

Contact: Carmen Robinson

April 8th: Edens Pre-Med Information Panel with Dean Scheirer 6:15 PM

Pre-Med Information Panel

Edens 2A Media Room

Speakers: Dean Dan Scheirer, junior and senior pre-med students.

The Edens RA Staff is proud to announce that Edens will be hosting a Pre-Med Information Panel featuring Dean Scheirer, Director of Duke’s Office of Health Professions Advising, on April 8th from 6:15pm to 8:30pm in the Edens 2A Media Room. Current Duke pre-meds and successful medical applicants will be present alongside Dean Scheirer, so bring all of your questions about advising resources at Duke, taking a year off, research and clinical opportunities, specific medical schools, and anything else pre-med related! Hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be provided, and you can also pick up some informative pamphlets on a variety of relevant topics. This event is open to the whole campus, so invite your friends!

April 9: 12:00 Noon, The Medical School Interview (LSRC B101)

Ms. Sylvia Robertson, the Assistant Dean for Admissions and Financial Aid at the Pritzker School of Medicine will be on campus Wednesday April 9th at 12:00 – 1:00 PM in the LSRC building room B101 to discuss the medical school interview.

Please plan to attend for valuable information on interviews.

4/16 12 pm “How to Choose Your Medical Schools” LSRC Room B101

How to Choose your Medical Schools*

and

How to Complete the AMCAS Application

Presentation by Dean Dan Scheirer

Office of Health Professions Advising

* Especially for Juniors/Seniors applying this cycle for 2009 Matriculation.

Dean Scheirer will present tips on how to pick your medical schools to enhance your chances for admission. He will also present an overview of the 2009 AMCAS application and how to complete each section. Two identical sessions will be offered.

  1st Session 

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

12:00 noon1:30 PM

LSRC Room B101 (Love Auditorium)

4/22 7 pm “How to Choose Your Medical Schools” Soc Psych 130

How to Choose your Medical Schools*

and

How to Complete the AMCAS Application

Presentation by Dean Dan Scheirer

Office of Health Professions Advising

* Especially for Juniors/Seniors applying this cycle for 2009 Matriculation.

Dean Scheirer will present tips on how to pick your medical schools to enhance your chances for admission. He will also present an overview of the 2009 AMCAS application and how to complete each section. Two identical sessions will be offered.

2nd Session

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

7:00 – 8:30 PM

Soc Psych 130