Women in Medicine

Contact Information: CUWomenInMedicine@gmail.com

Meeting Time and Location, Fall 2013: 8:00 p.m. in Hamilton 315

CU AMSA Women in Medicine, Fall 2013

As a part of the pre-med community, it is our mission to foster premedical student unity, to support both aspiring and practicing female physicians, and to promote awareness of women’s health issues. It is our goal to address relevant topics in healthcare through discussion, fundraising, and community activism. We hope to encourage lasting relationships between physician and premedical student by providing opportunities for meaningful exchange.

Past Events

-Mentoring/Shadowing program with physicians in various specialities from NY Presbyterian, Mount Sinai, and NYU

-Volunteering initiative with St. Mary’s Center in Harlem, a in-patient nursing facility for those afflicted with HIV/AIDS.

-Speaker series with past guests such as Dr. Rita Charon, a professor and practitioner of narrative medicine at CuMC, current students at Yale and Columbia Medical School, and Dr. Elvira Parravicini, a leading Neonatologist at New York Presbyterian.

POSITIONS OPEN FOR FALL 2013/SPRING 2014
-Secretary
-PR & Marketing Chair
-Volunteer Chair
-Fundraising Chair

More information concerning these positions and applications will be available at our first meeting! (DATE TBA)

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