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Skills Workshops at Harvard for Underrepresented Students Interested in Medicine

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Skills Workshops for College Students and High School Seniors, Juniors, and Sophomores

The Harvard Medical School Minority Faculty Development Program will be hosting an event, “Skills Workshops for College Students and High School Seniors, Juniors, and Sophomores” on Saturday, November 15th from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. There is also a session for parents from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Skills Needed for Academic Success

The purpose of this workshop is to provide concrete skills needed for academic success for post-baccalaureates; college and community college students; and high school juniors, juniors, and sophomores from underrepresented populations in medicine and science.

Topics Will Include:

  • Application process for medical/graduate/professional schools
  • Application process for college
  • Interviewing skills
  • Tips for resume and personal statement
  • Financial aid
  • Transferring from a two-to four-year college and internship/summer opportunities

Students should register as early as possible before the deadline on October 15, 2014. All participants must pre-register! Space at this event will be very limited. Students are also welcome to send in their resume with the application.

Every student who is eligible and interested in medicine and science should apply for this great opportunity! Even if you are still in high school, it is never too early to start preparing for your career.

Event Info

Where: Harvard Medical School Daniel C/ Tosteson Medical Education Center (260 Longwood Avenue, Boston)

When: November 15th, 8:00 AM-4:30 PM

More Info: You can find more information and request an application here.