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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.

Unless otherwise noted, all lunchbags will be from 12:15-1:00pm in McConnell Hall 103.


FALL 2016

Sep 30: Dineo Khabele, M.D., Vanderbilt University Medical School

Dr. Khabele is Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and of Cancer Biology at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center.

Read more about Dr. Khabele here.


Oct 7: No lunchbag


Oct 14: STEM Grad School: Why to Go, How to Get Accepted

Details TBA


Oct 21: TBA


Oct 28: Summer Jobs & Internships for STEM Students

With Janice Schell, Assistant Director, Lazarus Center for Career Development


Nov 4: Grounded Knowledge Panel on the Job Search with an Invisible Disability

With Patricia Woods, Assistant Director, Lazarus Center for Career Development


Nov 11: The Application Process - 2018 Cycle

With Katie Lipp, Prehealth Program Director

In this presentation, Katie will go over the timeline and process for preparing your application to professional school. This presenation is geared towards those who intend to submit an application to medical, dental, optometry or podiatry school for entrance in the fall of 2018. However, students interested in other professions or intending to apply in other years are welcome. Seniors planning to apply to medical, dental, optometry or podiatry schools to enter in 2019 or later are strongly encouraged to attend, to take advantage of the opportunity to see this presentation in person.


Nov 18: TBA


Nov 25: No lunchbag


Dec 2: Senior Job Search for STEM Students

Details TBA


Dec 9: TBA