Tuesday, May 31, 2011

1 week until the Old Pre Med Conference: The line up

Rebecca J. Patchin, MD, (keynote address) Immediate Past Chair, Board of Trustees, AMA
Past Chair, Council on Medical Education, AMA
Past Co-Chair, Council on Graduate Medical Education, AMA Faculty, Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Kenneth Geller, MD, MEd, FACS (featured speaker) Director, Academic and Advising Program for
USC College-Keck School of Medicine
Vice Chair, Department of Surgery and
Head of the Division of Otolaryngology
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles 
Miriam Bar-on, MD (featured speaker) Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education, University of Nevada School of Medicine
Terri Richardson, MD, MS Consultant Special Projects University Corporation & California State University Chancellor's Office, Health Professions Advisor, California State University, Northridge
Judy Colwell, MA Former Assistant Director of Admissions
Stanford University School of Medicine
presenting "The Nuts and Bolts of Applying"
Jacqueline DuBose, MD 
Department of Family Practice
Medical College of Georgia
presenting "I’m Not Old, I Have Short Telomeres"
Tara Cook, MD 
Department of Neurology, Malcolm Grow Medical Center, USAF, presenting "Choosing a Residency (and other things I wish I had known"
Gina Moses, M Ed Associate Director of Application Services, American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine 
Trena Gologan, MBA Admissions Coordinator/Recruiter
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
(Georgia campus) presenting "Professionalism and
Admissions: a viewpoint from the other side"
Gabriel Lerman, DO, MS 
Internal Medicine Resident, Mercy Fitzgerald Medical Center presenting "You've Been Accepted! Congratulations. Now What?"
Richard Levy, MA 
Executive Director, National Society for Nontraditional Premedical & Medical Students presenting "Lexicon for the New OldPreMed"

This year's raffle grand prize is an Amazon Kindle New E Ink Pearl Technology Free 3G + Wi-Fi, 3G Works Globally and Marware Eco-Vue Leather Folio Black. Also on the raffle are a pair of consulting hours with our own Judy Colwell, former Ass't Director of Admissions at Standford University School of Medicine, a Kaplan MCAT course scholarship, and some OldPreMeds goodie bags

This year's exhibitors feature our major sponsors
Physician Assisted Student Success (PASS) Program
Georgia Campus of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (GA-PCOM)

Additional Sponsors
University of Guadalajara School of Medicine (UAG-SOM)
Lincoln Memorial University - DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM).

Other Exhibitors scheduled include:

American Assoc of the Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM)
American Medical Student Association (AMSA)
American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC)
Apprentice Doctor
A.T. Still University (ATSU)
...Kirksville School of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM)
...School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona (ATSU-SOMA)
Des Moines University including:
...College of Osteopathic Medicine
...College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions (KAPTEST) 
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (
Mid-Western University (MWU) including: 
...Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine (AZCOM)
...Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine (CCOM)
...Arizona Podiatric Medicine Program (AZPOD)
Oceania University School of Medicine (OMU-Samoa)
The Princeton Review (TPR) 
Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine (TUNCOM-NV)
University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine
Western University Of Health Sciences including:
...Osteopathic College of Medicine of the Pacific (COMP)
...Lebanon Oregon/Northwest Campus (COMP-NW)
...College of Podiatric Medicine (CPM)
MedEdPath - Univ. Queensland Australia & Ochsner Health Systems
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – School of Osteopathic Medicine (UMDNJ-SOM)

1 comment:

  1. Hey Dr. Lerman,

    Thanks for the great presentation at the 2011 Premed conference. I can tell you put alot of thought and energy into your presentation.

    I really enjoyed seeing the graduates open their 'match envelopes'

    Best Wishes to you in your career.

    Monique Danielle Funk
    F.A.ME Consultant, www.fameteam.com
    Yoga Instructor, www.moniquedanielle.com