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    Join us in Oceanside, CA this summer for LEAPS into IM 2018!

    The Leadership and Education Program for Students in Integrative Medicine is a week-long intensive for professional health students interested in this fascinating field. Hosted by the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine and Health and in partnership with the UCSD Center for Integrative Medicine, selected participants will attend lectures, hands-on workshops, and leadership skills groups hosted by our esteemed faculty. For more information on this transformative experience or to apply, please visit https://www.imconsortium.org/events/leaps.cfm. For questions, please contact our Student Director, Agata Harabasz, at leaps.consortium@gmail.com.

  • CDC’s Epidemiology Elective Program for Medical and Veterinary Students


    Application now open! The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention invites medical and veterinary students to apply to the 2018-19 Epidemiology Elective Program (EEP) for a 6- or 8- week rotation.


    What is EEP?

    The Epidemiology Elective Program (EEP) trains medical and veterinary students in applied epidemiology, public health, and global health. Students that have completed two years of medical/veterinary training learn by hands-on experience and mentorship by CDC subject matter experts. This program offers assignments during 6- or 8-week rotation periods largely based at CDC in Atlanta, Georgia.


    Student clinicians:

    • Learn applied epidemiology while investigating real-world public health problems
    • Gain hands on experience in CDC responses to infectious disease outbreaks, natural disasters, chronic diseases, and poor access to healthcare
    • Contribute to CDC publications and guidelines of major public health importance
    • Work alongside CDC subject matter experts


     Epidemiology Elective Program Fact Sheet 

    Epidemiology Elective Program Flyer


    How do students apply?

    Submit an application online between February 1 and March 30, 2018 at https://www.cdc.gov/epielective/application.html.



    Please visit our website or contact us at epielective@cdc.gov.


    Know a great candidate? Please share this announcement with your faculty and students.

  • Osteopathic Cranial Academy June Introductory Course Scholarship

    The Osteopathic Cranial Academy Foundation is pleased to offer ten half-tuition scholarships for the June Introductory Course in Osteopathy in the Cranial Field to students enrolled in an osteopathic college, osteopathic interns or osteopathic residents.  In an effort to provide equitable distribution of scholarships, a lottery system will be used to select the recipients.  Names of winners will be drawn at the time of the American Academy of Osteopathy Convocation.  Ten recipients and three alternates will be selected.  Winners need not be present to win.


    To be eligible for the drawing applications must be postmarked by March 1, 2018.  A deposit of $900.00 must accompany the application.  This deposit will be refunded to applicants who do not receive a scholarship in the event those applicants choose not to attend the Introductory Course at full tuition.  Scholarship recipients are responsible for their own travel, meals and lodging.


    The Introductory Course will be offered Saturday, June 9 through Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Norfolk, Virginia.  Continental breakfast and lunch is included.


    More information can be found on the Cranial Academy website: www.cranialacademy.org  


    Introduciton to Osteopathy in the Crainial Field Discipline Sheet

    Shcolarship Application