News & Events

Read about all the health related events: information sessions, open houses, volunteer opportunities and opportunities to increase your medical knowledge. Also, read about what our students have been up to. 


Pre-Health News

News Articles of Interest

Virtual Physician Assistant Fair on July 22

You and your students are invited to chat with faculty and staff from 50+ PA programs across the U.S. for free on 7/22 from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm ET. This is a great way to chat with admissions representatives, ask CASPA questions, and learn how to prepare for upcoming interviews. Register today

UTMB is hosting a FREE one-day workshop for underrepresented minority students. Saturday, August 8th

Registration CLOSES 11:59 PM on Sunday, July 26th, 2020.

The Student National Medical Association (SNMA) at the University of Texas Medical Branch is partnering with the School of Medicine’s Office of Student Recruitment to provide a FREE one-day workshop for underrepresented minority students. Their mission is to expose students to the medical school experience and provide tools for the admissions process. The workshop will include application gems, a sample medical school lecture, a Problem Based Learning simulation, guest speakers, and networking. This event will be held via Zoom on Saturday, August 8th from 10am-3pm with a lunch break at 12 pm.

Register at:

 For questions or concerns, please email .

Summer Internships/Research Opportunities  

The deadline for most summer programs has passed. 

 Uniform Service University

The CHAMP (Consortium for Health and Military Performance) Internship program. This is an 8-week summer internship that includes basic, clinical and translational research.


  • Completed Application
  • Official proof of enrollment from academic institution
  • Official or unofficial transcripts
  • Resume/CV
  • Letter of Recommendation (1)

Information regarding the application period for 2020 internships will be available in February 2020. For more details please click this link  

ScribeAmerica recruiting part-time and full-time medical scribes

Looking for a great post-grad position (or part-time position during school) in the healthcare industry? Consider working as a medical scribe. 

For more information please contact Kelyna Gannaway at;  858-248-6809

2020 MCAT testing calendar is now available:

Check out their website  or follow @AAMC_MCAT for updates and announcements. 

Williamson County Medical Reserve Corps Volunteer Opportunity

  • Promote and educate our community on safety, preparedness, and healthy lifestyles.
  • Receive hands-on training and volunteer with local partners
  • Obtain priority care in the event of a disaster
Any individual 18+ year old with an interest in keeping their community prepared fro an emergency is qualified to be in the WilcoMRC.  Volunteers support ongoing health efforts to strengthen the preparedness and resiliency of Williamson County. volunteers provide a variety of services to the community during an emergency situation, including distributing supplies, supporting family shelters and providing education. 
Individuals interested in joining the WilcoMRC can visit
Training is free, no medical background necessary