Preprofessional Health Advising Office

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Fall 2013
Monday 3:00PM - 3:50PM
Schedule Number: 20411
GMCS-328
Barbara W. Huntington, Director



Syllabus

Text
Required: Huntington, Barbara and Masses, Linda, 2003. Writing About Me

Recommended: Iserson, K.V. 2003. Get Into Medical School (Be sure to get the 2nd Edition) AAMC. The New MCAT Student Manual. (130 page PDF link is at: http://www.aamc.org/students/mcat/start.htm) AAMC. Medical School Admission Requirements 2012-2013, United States and Canada. Medley, A. Sweaty Palms. 1992. Ten Speed Press.

Papers
1. Research Paper (3 full, double spaced, pages minimum)
Discuss the opposing sides of a medical ethics issue
2. Personal Statement Essay (3-4 pages)
3. Where do you see yourself in ten years?

Assignments
We will return assignments the following week in class. lf you fail to pick them up, we will keep them for one week in the PPHA office where they may be picked up from the class mailbox. After that, they will be thrown away.

Health care professionals are held to a high ethical standard. Please be aware of the school's policy on academic dishonesty requiring professors to report all cases of academic dishonesty.