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PreHealth Kickoff Meeting for 2022 Applicants - Shared screen with speaker view
Emma Sass
01:00:05
can we start uploading letters of rec at any time?
Alison Almgren-Bell
01:00:37
If we’re graduating in december will we have access to all of the same pre health resources even though we’re no longer technically washu students?
Danny Goldblum
01:01:06
Are high school experiences/activities relevant?
Sabrina Genovese
01:01:26
How do you suggest asking for letters of recommendation? if you have an idea of a professor you want to write it but haven’t finished out the class yet? Do you suggest we ask via email, zoom or in person if that happens next semester?
Sabrina Genovese
01:01:58
haven’t finished out the class yet can you still ask them? *
Melissa Vazquez
01:02:37
@alison yes
Avinash Murthy
01:02:43
Would a lab PI count as a science recommendation letter?
Melissa Vazquez
01:03:29
I second avinash’s question
Jason Tse
01:04:05
could a mentor from a summer internship count as one of the science letters?
Naman Baraya
01:04:15
how much do med schools give weight to volunteering you will do after you've submitted the application
izzy trenholm
01:04:34
do know of any virtual shadowing opportunities available online that we could sign up for now
Katrianna Urrea
01:05:03
CU boulder is doing a virtual shadowing program
Katrianna Urrea
01:05:07
@izzy
izzy trenholm
01:05:21
thx!
Lindsey Blacher
01:05:35
eshadowing.com is also good!
Emma Sass
01:05:39
and webshadowers on youtube
izzy trenholm
01:06:27
thanks everyone!
Katrianna Urrea
01:07:25
could a rec from a physician be one of the additional letters?
Meridith Schoening
01:09:03
How many rec letters in total should we have?
Anthony Wu
01:11:10
Would a biomedical Engineering professor count, even though it’s not from the traditional biology, chemistry, physics fields?
izzy trenholm
01:13:06
would you recommend trying to get a letter of rec from a humanities professor or would a letter from a supervisor/head of a club suffice for a nonscience letter
Michelle Roh
01:13:53
If there was an instructor for a large lecture class that you have a good relationship with, but you were in a different section, would they count as an instructor letter?
Akshat Sharma
01:15:15
for students taking gap years, is there anything we have to indicate in particular in order to stay in contact with the prehealth team