The National Western Stock Show has invited the Colorado AHEC Program, University of Colorado Anschutz Medial Campus to provide free health screenings at the National Western Stock Show this January for children and adults. Over 600,000 attendees visit the National Western Stock Show each year including farmers, ranchers, and students from urban and rural areas. This is an excellent opportunity for University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Health Profession Students to provide free health screenings to NWSS participants from all over Colorado, the United States and around the world.
COLORADO AHEC PROGRAM NEEDS YOU!
There are 16 days of the National Western Stock Show, January 7-22, 2017 and we could not offer this great service to the community without our extraordinary volunteers. Volunteers are needed for the exhibit from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. daily. Clinicians are needed to oversee students in this unique training opportunity!
WHO CAN VOLUNTEER?
- University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
- Dental Students
- Medical Students
- Nursing Students
- Pharmacy Students
- Physical Therapy Students
- Physician Assistant Students
- Public Health Students
- Clinical Faculty (to Supervise and Train)
- Non-Clinical Faculty and Staff
There are multiple daily shifts. Shifts last 4 hours. There is some overlap in time to allow for the shift change. Volunteers must register online.
Training is required for all students.
Volunteers will also have the opportunity to visit the National Western Stock Show on the day they volunteer, and may qualify for free Rodeo tickets if volunteering for more than one shift. Make plans to come early before your shift or stay after your shift to enjoy the Stock Show! Parking Map
For more information contact Cindy Armstrong at 303.724.8927 or Cynthia.Armstrong@ucdenver.edu.