Category Archives: Open House

ADEA GoDental Workshop and Recruitment Fair

ADEA cordially invites you and your students to attend the 2014 American Dental Education Association (ADEA) GoDental Workshop and Recruitment Fair for Predental Students and Advisors. The fair will provide the opportunity for advisors to meet with admissions officers during a lunch and learn session. Students can talk one-on-one with admissions officers and current dental students.

Don’t miss this exciting event! Register today for the 2014 ADEA GoDental Workshop and Recruitment Fair for Predental Students and Advisors. The event, being held in conjunction with the 2014 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition, will take place on Saturday, March 15, from 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, TX.

The ADEA GoDental Workshop and Recruitment Fair for Predental Students and Advisors is a unique forum where prospective dental students, current dental students, admissions officers, financial aid advisors and dental educators come together under one roof. More than 300 predental students from across the United States are expected to attend.

Travel Stipend
ADEA is offering a limited amount of travel stipend vouchers, available on a first come, first served basis to individuals and school groups traveling from outside of the San Antonio area. Students can submit their request for travel stipends when registering for the event.

ADEA would like your help with advertising this event. Please share the promotional flier with your students.

For more information and to register for the 2014 ADEA GoDental Workshop and Recruitment Fair for Predental Students and Advisors, visit

GoDental is a program of ADEA, and is the official web resource for students on the pathway to dental education and exciting oral health careers. The website offers an interactive experience for social networking, community development and engaging in dialogue.

Follow @ADEAGoDental and @adeaweb on twitter and use the hashtag #WRF14 to join the conversation.

3 Recruitment Fairs- Maryland and Washington D.C.

Registration still open!

Univ. of Maryland, Johns Hopkins Univ., & George Washington Univ.

The Health Professions Advising Offices at the University of Maryland, Johns Hopkins University, and George Washington University will be hosting Health Professions School Recruitment Fairs on April 7-9, 2014. Over the course of three days, health professions schools will be able to interact with over 5500 pre-med/health students between all three undergraduate institutions, as well as students who will be invited from neighboring colleges and universities.  All three Fairs will be free of charge to students with no registration required.

Professional schools MUST register for each Fair separately and those who register for all three will receive a discounted registration fee.

DATE:       Monday, April 7, 2014
TIME:       3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
LOCATION:   Levering Hall (On the campus of Johns Hopkins University)

DATE:       Tuesday, April 8, 2014
TIME:       4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
LOCATION:   Charles E. Smith Center (On the campus of George Washington University)

DATE:       Wednesday, April 9, 2014
TIME:       3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
LOCATION:   Grand Ballroom- Stamp Student Union (On the campus of the University of Maryland)

Arizona Pre-SOMA Conferences March 7-8, 2014

AACOM is extremely pleased to partner with A.T. Still University-School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona (ATSU-SOMA) and Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University (AZCOM) in announcing their Pre-SOMA Conference events on Friday and Saturday, March 7-8, 2014.

ATSU-SOMA will be hosting an Evening Reception and Campus Tour: 5:00pm – 7:00pm on Friday, March 7, 2014.   (Please see attached flyer with details and registration links!)

AZCOM’s event is scheduled to begin at 8:00am and end at approximately 4:00pm on Saturday, March 8, 2014.  (Please see attached flyer with details and registration links!)

Space is limited at these events – so please register as soon as possible!

These interactive conferences are designed especially for aspiring pre-medical students and pre-health advisors to participate in. The events are designed as a way to promote Osteopathic Medicine and awareness of the many wonderful opportunities that come with being an Osteopathic Physician.  We want to make sure that all pre-health advisors and their aspiring premedical students are aware of the dates and make plans to attend.  Many other Osteopathic Medical Colleges’ admission officers will be in attendance to meet with your students.

Pre-SOMA medical student leader-lead conferences are designed to provide information on Osteopathic Medicine for Pre-Health Advisors and Prospective Students, while also an opportunity for Pre-Health organizations at undergraduate and graduate schools to learn how to establish a Pre-SOMA Chapter on their campus.  Pre-SOMA is on Facebook!

UQ Ochsner Medical School Open House – New Orleans – Feb. 8

You are invited to join us at our Open House in New Orleans, LA for a look inside the UQ Ochsner Clinical School with a tour of the facilities, plus the opportunity
to speak with faculty and current students.

UQ Ochsner Open House – New Orleans
Saturday, February 8, 2014
9am – 1pm CST

Burns Caldwell Room
Brent House Conference Center
1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121

**Please note we have a new Event Registration Portal for easy registering! If you have any questions or need assistance, contact our IT Manager, Alex Marshak, at
For future event notifications via text, text “MEDSCHOOL” to 313131.

AAMC Recruitment Fair April 26,2014 in San Diego

On Saturday, April 26, 2014 the AAMC’s Group on Diversity and Inclusion (GDI), Group on Student Affairs (GSA), and the Organization of Student Representatives (OSR) will host the Minority Student Medical Career Awareness Workshops and Recruitment Fair in conjunction with their National Spring Meeting at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel, San Diego, CA.

This fair presents the perfect opportunity for all high school, college students and you to engage directly with medical school admissions officers, diversity officers, and medical students. Additionally, AAMC staff will be on site to provide workshops and resources as students begin to pursue their path to medicine.

Registration is FREE, and open to all high school, college students and advisors beginning Monday, February 3rd at

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine will be holding Open Houses

On behalf of the Touro College of Pharmacy and Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine I would like to wish you a healthy and  Happy New Year! I am writing to cordially invite you and your students to come learn more about the opportunities available in pharmacy and medicine at one of TouroCOP or TouroCOM’s upcoming Open House dates.

The Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine will be holding Open Houses for perspective students on:
Jan. 23
Feb. 13
Mar. 13
April 3
May 8
Jun. 12
For more information, go to and click the “Student News and Events Tab”

Mercer Health Sciences Information Sessions – February 1, 2014

We invite your pre-health professions students and/or you to attend our upcoming event to get a closer look at programs offered by colleges and schools under the Mercer Health Sciences Center umbrella: Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, and Health Professions. This event will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2014 on Mercer University’s Cecil B. Day Graduate and Professional Campus in Atlanta, Georgia. The event is scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m. and end at 12 noon and will provide attendees with an opportunity to meet with faculty, admissions staff, and current students from each college/school.

Please encourage interested students to RSVP by January 27th.

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Open House

This message is being sent as an invitation for you and your students to join us at our November, 2013 Open House programs.

On Monday, November 18th, beginning with registration at 4:30pm, participants can learn about our DO program.  The evening includes presentations from Admissions, faculty and students, as well as OMM demonstrations.  Refreshments will be served.  Details for the evening, along with online registration can be found at

Our Graduate Programs Open House is Wednesday, November 20th beginning at 6:00pm. Again, faculty  and students from all disciplines – PA, Clinical and School Psychology, Forensic Medicine, Biomedical Sciences and ODL – will be available to answer questions specific to each individual program. Again, refreshments will be served; all details can be found at

Tours of campus will be conducted both evenings.

LECOM Open House Invitation

You and your students interested in osteopathic medicine, pharmacy, and dental medicine are cordially invited to attend an Open House this fall at one of the three locations of the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM):  Erie, Pennsylvania; Greensburg, Pennsylvania; and Bradenton, Florida.

At this event you will have the opportunity to learn more about LECOM and all that it has to offer.  In addition to demonstrations and tours, there will be plenty of time to speak directly with our students, faculty, and staff.  Families and friends are welcome. 

If you have any questions or cannot attend the event but would still like information regarding LECOM, please contact me or visit our website at