The extensive information provided on this site was compiled by Dr. Charles Ferguson to help students improve their chances of success in health-related careers. You'll find resources to help you assess your personal fit with specific careers. You'll also find tips for getting into medical school and other health-related programs.
CLAS HEALTH CAREERS ADVISING: YOUR #1 RESOURCE
Dr. Charles Ferguson, Dr. Kent Nofsinger and Denise Leberer are available to assist in planning a course of study designed to improve your chances of success in the health career of your choice and Trishia Vasquez is available by appointment for the BA/BS MD program. For additional resources please click here. For general information please call 303-352-3648 or click on the links above for Dr. Ferguson, Dr. Nofsinger, Denise and Trishia's walk-in office hours for advising.
SEMINARS, EVENTS & RESOURCES:
The information below lists current events, seminars and resources that may be of particular interest for students pursuing a career in the Health Professions. To see University events and seminars happening on the Denver and Anschutz campus, please click here.
Below is the September 2016 seminar schedule. Links have been provided for each seminar
where you can RSVP. Please RSVP only if
there is a high probability you will attend.
Again, these seminars are open to anybody and everybody. Please contact Dr. Ferguson if you have
September 2016 Seminar Schedule 8 22 16.pdf
Sept. 21 - Funding Health Professions Graduate School
Sept. 28 - What is the Affordable Care Act...
Sept. 22nd - Dr. Ken Durgans, School of Dental Medicine
If you are considering dental school, or already on
the path to dental school, come meet Dr. Ken Durgans from the School of
Dental Medicine! He can answer your questions! 9:00a-Noon, North Classroom, Rm 3002.
Sept. 24th - CU Anschutz Medical Campus Pre-Health Day.
CU Anschutz Medical Campus
will be hosting their annual Pre-Health Day on Saturday, Sept. 24. For
more information and registration please go to www.cuprehealth.org
Sept. 27th - Admissions director from the CU School of Medicine
CU College School of Medicine Admissions director will be on the Denver Campus at 7:00p in
SC 2500. https://ucdenver.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_4VGO2SMMuDMczjf
Oct. 8th - UC Denver School of Dental Medicine Predental Day
We're having a predental day on Oct.8. Attached is a flyer with all of the information necessary for your pre-health students to sign up. It will be a great day to learn about dentistry and get hands on experience with a dental handpiece! The Eventbrite webpage is:
Also, anytime the week of Oct. 3-7 that a predental student would like to come shadow a dental student to catch a glimpse of a day in the life, we would welcome them.
For any questions about the dental day or if students are interested in shadowing, please email me (email@example.com).
English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
ESOL Conversation Group
New Course For 2016 Fall Semester
Dr. Jones is offering a new course this fall in Parasitology
(BIOL 3134 section 001). This course will fulfill the requirements for
upper division credit for the BS in Biology. It is also a fabulous course
for BS in Public Health students who may be looking at international work in
the future. Everybody is encouraged to think about taking it.
2016 MCAT SCHEDULE
Please click here for the complete 2016 MCAT Schedule.
Hey UCD Pre-Meds!
Planning on taking the 2016 MCAT? Want to be taught by
current medical students? Want to pay half the cost of other prep courses?
Check out the MCAT Cooperative: www.mcatcooperative.com
Affordable MCAT preparation for the students, by the students.
Our program is taught by medical students and organized by
both pre-medical and medical students. Additionally, we offer mentorship and
application assistance from ...