Pre-med & Pre-Public Health Conference- 10/4-5/2008- Sacramento, CA


Annual AMSA ARC Pre-Med & Pre-Public Health Conference:

“Going Beyond the Pre-Med Label: Transforming Your Journey to Medicine”

Saturday & Sunday October 4-5, 2008
7:30 am to 6:00 pm (Sat) 8 am to 4:00 pm (Sun)
(Check-in starts at 6:00 am)
American River College, Sacramento CA
Early Registration: $15 Same Day: $32

[This conference has sold out the last 5 years]

Keynote Speakers:
-Joxel Garcia, M.D., MPH, Assistant Secretary of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, United States of America;

-Garth Graham, M.D., MPH, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Minority Health, Office of Minority Health, Department of Health and Human Services, United States of America;

-Sanjay Gupta, M.D., Chief Medical Correspondent, CNN. Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Emory Grady Medical Center;

-Vice Admiral Adam Robinson, M.D., FACS, Surgeon General, United States Navy

-Ernie Bodai, Chief of Surgery, Kaiser Sacramento, Founder of the Breast Cancer Stamp;

-Brian Hurley, M.D., MBA, President, American Medical Student Association

Featuring Deans of Admission 35 Medical Schools Total & 9 Public Health Schools:
Stanford, Harvard, UCSF, Yale, Johns Hopkins, UCLA, UC Davis, UC Irvine, USC, UCSD, Charles Drew, University of Chicago, University of Utah, Yale, University of Washington, Cornell, Northwestern, Mayo, Duke, University of Michigan, Tufts, Uniformed Services Health Sciences, Brown, Case Western, University of Pittsburg, University of Pennsylvania, Cleveland Clinic, Meharry, Loyola, Dartmouth, NYU, Jefferson Medical College, Touro, and Western Schools of Medicine, and much more!

Also Current Medical Students from California & Beyond!

Program Highlights:
– Medical School Fair,
– Community Service Fair,
– MCAT Director from AAMC,
– AMCAS Director,
– How to Get Involved in your Community,
– Inspirational Stories,
– High School Programming (Limited to 200),
– Counselor/Advisor Round Table.

Informative Workshops:
– Mock Interview,
– Women in Medicine,
– Financing Your Medical Education,
– MCAT Game Plan,
– Osteopathic Medicine,
– Summer Programs,
– Non-Traditional Students,
– Personal Statement,
– Over 60 Workshops!

Registration Fee Includes:
Breakfast and Lunch (both days), Dinner (Saturday night)

T-shirt, & Resource Manuals

Discounted Hotel/ Limited Housing Available

Early Registration Deadline September 25, 2008

For Registration and more information, please visit online at

[Please note: 50% of the tickets have sold as of August 6, 2008, so hurry]


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