Healthcare & Medicine

  • 2019 Sep 24

    Getting Clinical Experience: Gaining Traction in Pre-Health

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    66 Winthrop Street, Cambridge - University Lutheran Church Alumnae Room
    Excited to gain clinical experience? Hear from the Premed and Pre-health advisers, OCS Pre-Health Peer Liaison (PPL) PAFs, and representatives from different student groups. Come hear about the variety of ways inside and outside Harvard to gain clinical experience. This workshop is geared towards first-year students and sophomores, but all undergraduates are welcome. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2019 Sep 26

    Life Sciences Career Pathways

    4:30pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

    There are many diverse pathways for students with a life sciences concentration. Come hear from experts who have distinctive careers within a number of scientific disciplines. You'll learn how scientists are applying their technical knowledge and expertise to tackle real-world challenges, and hear about where future opportunities may exist.

    Panelists:

    • Emy Chen (PhD ’05), Senior Director, Licensing at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    • Kevin Jiang, Science Writer at Harvard Medical School
    • Eric Kelsic (PhD ’14), Founder & CEO at...
    Read more about Life Sciences Career Pathways
  • 2019 Oct 04

    Pre-Health 101

    2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Come meet the Harvard pre-health advisers and Pre-Health Peer Liaison PAFs (PPL PAFs) and learn how you can successfully launch your premed or pre-health studies. We will review advising resources at Harvard, how to find health-related and research opportunities , and how to think about your different extracurricular activities.
  • 2019 Oct 09

    Pre-Health 101 for Athletes

    7:00pm to 8:30pm

    Location: 

    Murr Center
    This orientation is primarily for first-year and sophomore student-athletes considering careers in medicine or another health profession, but all students are welcome to attend. Meet the Harvard pre-health advising team and learn how you can successfully launch your premed or pre-health studies! We will review essential advising resources at Harvard, how to find health-related opportunities and research positions, and how to think about your different extracurricular activities.
  • 2019 Oct 11

    Pre-Health 101

    3:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Come meet the Harvard pre-health advisers and Pre-Health Peer Liaison PAFs (PPL PAFs) and learn how you can successfully launch your premed or pre-health studies. We will review advising resources at Harvard, how to find health-related and research opportunities, and how to think about your different extracurricular activities.
  • 2019 Oct 16

    Finding Research Opportunities- From Humanities to the Sciences: Gaining Traction in Pre-Health

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Excited to do research? Curious about what it actually means to “do research”? Come to this workshop to learn about how to find a lab/research adviser, important questions to ask, different ways to fit this in your schedule, and how to find funding. OCS Premed and Pre-Health advisers, OCS Peer Pre-health Liaison Peer Advising Fellows, and upperclassmen will be on hand to answer questions and help you think about your plans. This workshop is geared towards first-year students and sophomores, but all undergraduates are welcome.... Read more about Finding Research Opportunities- From Humanities to the Sciences: Gaining Traction in Pre-Health
  • 2019 Oct 22

    Global Health Career Pathways

    4:30pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Are you interested in a career in global health? Join us as we hear from a diverse panel of global health practitioners share information about their career paths, the field of global health, and suggestions for students. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2019 Nov 12

    Pre-Health Summer Planning for Athletes: Gaining Traction in Pre-Health

    7:00pm to 8:30pm

    Location: 

    Location TBD
    Summers are valuable for all students, but this is especially true for athletes! Come hear from the Summer Planning & Funding team at the Office of Careers Services and premed/pre-health student athletes about different ways they have spent their summers. This workshop is geared towards first-year students and sophomores, but all undergraduates are welcome. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
  • 2019 Nov 13

    Medical School Application Process

    5:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Juniors and seniors: The OCS pre-med advisers will run through all the basic “how-to questions” regarding the application timeline and will discuss such issues as letters of recommendation, the personal statement, the AMCAS application, school selection, secondary applications, what to expect with regard to interviews, how to work with your house pre-med committee, and how to decide whether this is the year for you to apply. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.

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