Workshops, Series, and Guides

On this page you’ll find all of the recordings from the Pre-Medical and Pre-Dental Advising Office’s application workshops and conversations with alumni from the 2020 – 2021 academic year (Fall 2020 and Spring 2021). You will also find some helpful guides at the bottom with resources for shadowing, volunteering, etc.

Workshops

Navigating the Healthcare Admissions Interview

(session held 7/21/2021)

Poster Agenda with Alumni Panelists

Event #1: Workshop Presentation

Workshop Presentation Slides

Big Interview Instructions

Event #2: Alumni Panel 1

Event #3: Alumni Panel 2

 

Secondary Applications 

(session held 3/23/2021)

Secondary Applications Workshop Slides

 

Personal Statements

(session held 3/19/2021)

Personal Statements Workshop Slides (from UConn CCD)

Pre-Medical and Pre-Dental Advising Office’s Personal Statement guide

 

Selecting Schools to Apply to

(session held 3/8/2021)

Selecting Schools to Apply to Workshop Slides

 

2022 Cycle Application Orientation

(session held 2/10/2021)

2022 Cycle Application Orientation Workshop Slides

 

Letters of Recommendation: Who and How to Ask (with UConn OUR)

(session held 2/08/2021)

Pre-Medical and Pre-Dental Advising Office’s Letters of Recommendation guide

OUR’s Letters of Recommendation guide

Additional workshop recording from OUR (recorded 1/14/21)

 

Listen to the Experts: Medical School Admissions Representative Virtual Panel

(session held 10/15/2020)

Representatives from the following schools participated in a panel discussion during UConn’s Virtual Graduate and Law School Fair.

  • Boston College
  • Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • MGH Institute of Health Professions
  • Northeastern University
  • Regis College
  • Simmons University

Click this link to access the recording.

 

Navigating the Healthcare Admissions Interview Webinar

(session held 8/11/2020)

2020 Navigating the Healthcare Admissions Interview Webinar slides

2020 Navigating the Healthcare Admissions Interview on Big Interview

 

Series

Chat with Alumni / Representation Matters in Healthcare: Black Males in Medicine

(session held 4/20/2021)

Chat with Alumni biographies

Please note that only a limited portion of this event was recorded due to the use of breakout rooms.

 

Chat with Alumni / LGBTQIA+ in Healthcare

(session held 3/29/2021)

Chat with Alumni biographies

Please note that only a limited portion of this event was recorded due to the use of breakout rooms.

 

Chat with Alumni / Pursuing Passions and Finding your Purpose

(session held 3/18/2021)

Chat with Alumni biographies

 

Chat with Alumni / Focus on Osteopathic Medicine

(session held 2/11/2021)

Chat with Alumni biographies

 

Chat with Alumni / Pathways to Medicine: Dental Medicine Preparation and Practice

(session held 12/3/2020)

Chat with Alumni biographies

 

Chat with Alumni / The Medical School Admissions Process

(session held 11/10/2020)

Chat with Alumni biographies

 

Chat with Alumni / Two Pathways to Medicine: MD and DO

(session held 10/29/2020)

Chat with Alumni biographies

Guides