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Welcome! Pre Health Club
What is Pre-Health Club? Student-led organization on NC State's campus that was founded with the purpose of providing its members with the skills and opportunities to enhance their academic, networking and clinical skills in pursuit of a health-related profession. Includes: (a) 6 special interest groups: Medical/Podiatry, Dental, Optometry, Pharmacy, PA/Nursing, PT/OT, (b) The NCSU HOSA Chapter (c) and two honor societies AED (pre-health/pre-medical) and DDS (pre-dental) Honor Societies. 8 points each semester to be considered "active" club members - these points come from attending meetings, participating in service projects sponsered by Health PAC and in conjunction with individual interest groups and from attending events supported by Health PAC and the club and announced on the listserv as "point events"
Pre-Dental Club Fall 2014 Meeting Dates ●Monday, October 20th, Bostian :00-8:00 pm ○ Navy Dental Corps- Financing Your Education ●Monday, November 17th, Bostian :00-8:00 pm ○ Glide Year Panel Co-Presidents- Bailey Fountain David Morrison Vice-President- Julia Khatibzadeh Pre-Dental Club Website:
NC MOM Dental Clinics ● NCMOM Clinics ● Kill Devil Hills- October o Dare County Parks and Recreation Center 602 Mustian Street o ALL VOLUNTEER SPOTS FILLED ● Winston Salem- November o The Education Building at the Fairgrounds 421 W 27th Street Jake Laxer, will send out sign up information a few weeks before both clinics. Sign ups are on a first come first serve basis and spots are limited. Do Not Sign Up Unless you know that you can volunteer for the Entire Day (6:00 am-7:00 pm on Fridays and 6:00 am until pack up is completed on Saturday)
Delta Delta Sigma Pre-Dental Honor Society ● DDS pledge applications due at October 20th DDS meeting (Bostian 2722, 5:45-6:45 pm) ● Application Requirements o Must have sophomore status (30 credits) o Have at least a 3.5 GPA ● During Pledge Semester o Accumulate 12 PHC points o Submit an application for review (due at the October 20th DDS meeting) o Participate in at least one of two service projects o Participate in at least two of three social events o Attend and stay for the duration of all DDS and Pre-Dental Club meetings
DDS Application ● The DDS Application can be accessed using the following link: ● The DDS Constitution is also available through the link above. Please familiarize yourself with the constitution and contact DDS President, Mark Russell at if you have any
Pre-Medical/Podiatry Interest Group Club Contacts: Co-Presidents: Ally Ginn, Hannah Taylor, & Austin Flick Club Meetings: 7pm in Bostian Monday October 27th 7PM Bostian 3712-Randee Reid & Dr. Robert Bashford- Admissions Dos and Don’ts -Monday November 24th 7PM Bostian Dr. Richard Wallace from Duke Sign Up for Scrubs by Oct 13- $35 for top and bottom! -will have block S on pocket; red in color https://docs.google.com/a/ncsu.edu/spreadsheets/d/1Z9MteqZlF7q4r9A VCnXfLH2QN8pAzdkT3Vjwr4M8xQk/edit#gid=0
Pre-Health Club Social Events ●Bowling Night at The Alley on Hillsborough! Monday, October 20th, from 8-10pm. $5 unlimited bowling with shoes included. ●Chipotle dinner! This is what you all overwhelmingly voted for! Monday, November 10th from 5-7pm. Meet us at Chipotle. ●Second QPR suicide prevention training Monday, November 3rd, 6-7pm. Limited to 30 spots. Sign up here: ●Study group sign ups here:
AED - October Events ● Oct 27th Student Panel Meeting (2722 Bostian 6-7pm) o Speakers: current Pharm, Med, Dental, Nursing students o Learn about what they did to get into professional school o Potential recently graduated optometrist, PA, and PT also o ALL IGs invited to attend! ● Oct 15th Cueva de Lobos Fundraising Event (6pm-close) o Earn 1 PHC point for attendance/purchase ● Oct 18th Raleigh Food Bank Service Event (9-12pm) o 1 PHC point for each hour ● Oct 26th Build-A-Bear Service/Social (1-2:30pm) o All PHC members invited to attend! (1 pt) ● Oct 28th Jason’s Deli Fundraising Event (5-10pm) o Earn 1 PHC point for attendance/purchase
Circle K International The largest collegiate student led service community based organization in the world that aims to better the world one community and one child at a time. Do community service with: ●Boys and Girls Home ●Ronald McDonald House ●Wake County Animal Shelter ●Kiwanians throughout North America Contact: Meetings: Cox 209 every Tuesday at 7:15 P.M.
UNICEF-ELIMINATE ELIMINIATE is a project of UNICEF that aims to prevent Neonatal and Maternal Tetanus by providing vaccines ($1.80 per vaccine). This disease causes death in infants within four days of birth, and causes the baby agony when touched.
Tonights Speakers ● Mekeisha Bradley: Owner and Instructor of Shades of Purple ● Wake Tech Community College: Nurse Aide Program ● Christian Tilley: North Carolina State University Alumni
Shades of Purple “Healthcare Made Easy” Heart Health Safety Techniques, LLC
Programs Phlebotomy Training 9 weeks Phlebotomy Workshop 2 days Certified Clinical Medical Assistant 9 months All courses include National Exam, hands- on, and study guides
Statistics Phlebotomy according to the Dept. Of Labor there are 101,300 available right now. In 2016 that number will double 116,495 Medical Assistants has 560,800 jobs available In 2016 there will be 563,200
Career Opportunities Phlebotomist: Inpatient & Outpatient facilities, Nursing Homes, Urgent Cares, Lab companies, Prison’s, Health Departments, Temp traveling positions, etc Medical Assistants: Outpatient facilities linked to hospitals, Doctors offices, Urgent cares, Schools, Temp Agencies, Dentist, etc The careers listed above will give clinical hours needed to apply for Nursing, PA, or MED school, also help you to develop a strong network base in the community.
Office hours: M (9am- 2pm & T-TH (9am- 5pm) Friday by appointment only 178 Mine Lake Ct. Ste.200 Raleigh, NC Website:
What is Circle K ?
What does that mean for YOU? -Global Recognition -Community Service -Leadership Opportunities -Lifelong Connections -Networking -Real Life Training
Who do WE help? -Boys and Girls Home of NC -March of Dimes -Students Team up to Fight Hunger (STUFH) -Ronald McDonald House -Wake County Animal Shelter -Boys and Girls Club of Raleigh -UNICEF
More Information can be found at: TheEliminate Project.org
Contact us! - ncsucirclek.gmail.com -Facebook: NCSU Cirlce K -Meetings: Cox 209 every Tuesday at 7:15PM