Fall 2017 Events:
Demystifying the Interview
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 from 5:00pm-6:30pm (time will be confirmed in early August)
White Hall, room 207
Demystifying the Interview is a presentation hosted by the PHMO's Executive Director, Dr. Don Batisky, where he discusses the methods of success when interviewing for health professional school. This event boasts one of the best opportunities for applicants to gain insight into the interview process and get tips for success. RSVP; Limited seats. (RSVP link to be posted soon).
Multiple Mini - Mock - Interviews
Monday, September 11, September 18, September 25 from 5:30-6:30pm and 6:30-7:30pm (time will be confirmed in early August)
Career Center Interview Suite (B. Jones, suite 204)
The Multiple Mini–Mock-Interviews program is an event that will allow Emory undergraduate students the opportunity to experience a mock set of Multiple Mini Interviews (MMIs) not unlike the ones they will encounter when interviewing for many health professional schools. Students will receive personalized feedback and advice from interviewers. All interested students are encouraged to RSVP, but first preference will be given to students who are applying in the current applicatin cycle (for 2018 matriculation). We will confirm attendance the week before the event. RSVP; Limited seats. (RSVP link to be posted soon).
Patient X: Exploring Health Careers Through an Integrative Case Study
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 6:00-8:00pm (time will be confirmed in early August)
Math and Science Center, room E208
Patient X is a panel event where various healthcare professionals present a case study detailing their multiple and diverse interactions with a patient. RSVP; Limited seats. (RSVP link to be posted soon).
Health Professions Hop
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 6:30-9:00pm (time will be confirmed in early August)
Cox Hall Banquet Room & Cox Hall Foyer
The Health Professions Hop is a formal reception where Emory undergraduate students have the opportunity to mingle with current healthcare professionals. This is an opportunity for the Emory undergraduates to get advice from healthcare practitoners and gain insight into various fields of healthcare. RSVP; Limited seats. (RSVP link to be posted soon).
Third/Fourth Year Reflect: Are You Ready to Apply?
Date, time and location will be posted soon!
After years of preparation here at Emory, it may be time to take the potential next step to pursue your healthcare career goals. The PHMO wants to help you ask the right questions to answer the big one: are you ready to apply? RSVP; Limited seats. (RSVP link to be posted soon).
Campus Visits from admission representatives from healthcare professional schools and programs can occur anytime Monday – Friday. They are usually booked at least one month in advance and advertised through our bi-monthly newsletter and on the PHMO Blog. Please keep an eye out for upcoming visits from admissions representatives from programs and professions you are interested in. Campus Visit dates, times, and locations for the Fall will be posted as they are scheduled on the PHMO Blog.
On Campus, Local, and National Opportunities for Pre-Health Students:
The PHMO keeps a running list of local and national opportunities relevant to pre-health students on the PHMO Blog. These opportunities include internships, gap year positions, volunteer opportunities, professional workshops, conferences, shadowing, research, and more. Using the links on the right hand sidebar, you can easily search posts based on your chosen health profession or by opportunity type. Click HERE to view the PHMO Blog. Make sure to bookmark this page and check back often, as opportunities are posted frequently!
You can also stay up-to-date on events and activities happening on campus for pre-health students. To find events hosted by Emory pre-health related student organizations, check out the Emory Pre-Health Events Calendar page located on the PHMO Blog. *If your student organization is interested in adding an event to the calendar, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spring 2018 Events:
*Dates for Spring events have not yet been set
Emory Allied Health Programs (DPT, PA, and Genetic Counseling), Rollins School of Public Health, and Emory School of Nursing Panel
Admission representatives from several of Emory's healthcare professional programs will present information about their respective programs and discuss the application process. Audience members will have an opportunity to ask questions and get advice directly from the programs.
Medical School Admission Panel
Medical School Admission Panel will feature representatives from the Emory University School of Medicine, as well as representatives from the Medical College of Georgia. This program is a panel where Emory undergraduate students have the opportunity to meet and network with admissions team members from both schools.
School Selection Panel
The School Selection Panel is a panel hosted by PHMO Peer Mentors where students will gain peer to peer advice about how to determine which medical, dental, or other healthcare professional schools to apply for admission.