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GW Health Professions Fair

Interested in pursuing a health profession after graduating from GW? CCAS’s Health Professions advisors will be hosting the 2017 Health Professions Fair!

The fair will be taking place on Tuesday April 25th from 4-7pm at GW’s Smith Center. Registration is open to the community and is free. Interested participants can register to attend here. Currently, there are over 75 schools registered. There will also be 4 breakout sessions during the fair:
  • All About: Association of  American Medical Colleges. The session will cover information for Aspiring Doctors, the Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP), the Fee Assistance Program, Medical School Admission Requirements (MSAR), The MCAT Exam, The AMCAS Application,  Financing Medical School with FIRST, and more Resources for applying.
  • All About: GW’s Anatomy Minor and Tips on Admission to Medical School. Dr. Kurt Johnson is an active member of the GW’s Medical School Admissions Committee and a Professor of Anatomy and Regenerative Biology. This session will cover general tips for applying to medical schools as well as provide details about GW’s Human Anatomy minor.
  • All About: Personal Statements. GW’s Nicole Mintz will cover tips to assist students in crafting a personal statement
  • All About: The Application Process. Attendees will get an opportunity to hear from current GW medical students about their application process, what they wished they knew, what they wished they did differently, and their medical school experience thus far.