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Health & STEM Professions Lunchbag Series

Smith Prehealth hosts a weekly lunchbag series for students interested in careers in STEM, including the health professions. Students exploring career options are urged to attend presentations on a variety of topics.

Fall 2014

Unless otherwise noted, lunchbags are held on Fridays from 12:15 to 1 pm in McConnell Hall.

September 19 - Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
William Brown, Assistant Director of Admissions
09.19.14 Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

September 26 - College of Pharmacy, Western New England University
Bonnie Mannix (Smith College ‘06!), Director of Pharmacy Admissions and Recruitment

October 3 - TBA

October 10 - No lunchbag

October 17 - TBA

October 24 - Stanford University School of Medicine
William Houder, MMI Coordinator, Office of MD Admissions

October 31 - TBA

November 7 - TBA

November 14 - The Application Process with Committee Letter (Katie Lipp, presenter)
This presentation will orient upcoming applicants to the process of requesting a committee letter of evaluation from the Board of Prehealth Advisers. All students who will apply to medical (MD/DO), dental, optometry or podiatry school, to enter in the fall of 2016, are expected to attend this presentation. Students who will enter one of these professional schools after fall 20106 are also welcome to attend. Those planning to apply to a professional school not listed above do not need to come to this presentation.

November 21 - Personal Statements for Health Profession School (Daryl Gehman, presenter)
This presentation will provide upcoming applicants with tips on writing their personal statement. Students who plan to apply to any type of health profession school, to enter in the fall of 2016, are strongly encouraged to attend this presentation. All are welcome.

November 28 - No lunchbag

December 5 - TBA