Health professions seminars

Pre-health students participate in a variety of workshops, seminars, and symposia. Recent examples include

  • Dr. Michael Collins, director of the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program (video above). 
  • Dr. Sandeep Jauhar, cardiologist and the author of “Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physician.
  • Dr. Douglas E. Hough, Ph.D., the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University.
  •  The Community Medical Ethics Project.

These programs provide guidance and resources to assist in your preparation for medical, dental, veterinary, or other professional school. You’ll gain an understanding of different career options and what these professions involve and consider ethical issues facing the health industry today.

 

Dr. Akshata Almad presented a talk on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS): Pathogenesis, Modeling & Therapeutic Targets in 2018.

Dr. Akshata Almad presented a talk on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS): Pathogenesis, Modeling & Therapeutic Targets in 2018.