Author: Prehealth Advisor

UB CPR Class

Millard Fillmore College is launching an undergraduate CPR class (MFC 151) for spring 2016. It is a 4 week hybrid class and the students will earn 1 credit along with earning certifications in Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers, Heartsaver First Aid, and Preventing Disease Transmission.
Hands-on skills will be taught in room 208 UB Gateway within the downtown Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. The course will primarily be conducted online and the hands-on skills portion will be conducted with an American Heart Association instructor.
All participants will be required to pay an online certification fee of $30.

RX for Success

The Collegiate Science & Technology Entry Program presents… Rx for Success: Medical School

The UB Student National Medical Association (SNMA) and CSTEP are co-sponsoring Rx for Success in Preparing for Medical School on Saturday, February 27, 2016 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm in the UB Jacobs School of Medicine – Lippshutz Room (Room 125).

This event is free and open to all students.

Why should you attend:
• If you are thinking about or interested in a career in medicine
• To learn important information about the medical school application process, the interview process and medical student life from current UB medical school students, local physicians, admissions staff and medical faculty.
• To hear from Kaplan regarding the MCAT
• Experience hands-on lab activities

This is a great chance for students interested in applying for medical school to meet and speak directly with current physicians, medical students, faculty, admissions staff, see labs within UB’s Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and complete hands-activities.

Please register at by Thursday, February 18th. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

New APMS Board

Congratulations to the newly elected Association of Premedical Students (APMS) Eboard!

The results of the meeting last Friday are as follows:

President: Sean Martin
Vice President: TJ Robak
Treasurer: Richard Kolek
Secretary: Kristen Milleville
Public Relations: Shahida Khan
ER Shadowing: Peter Yun
Specialty Shadowing: Jacqueline Szabat
SA Liaison: Dillon Coughlin
Events Coordinator: Savannah Lussier