View this recording of IHC's Gap Year Panel for 2021 to learn how you can spend a gap year before going to medical school. Our panelists spoke about their gap year experiences, interesting jobs and opportunities, and why you might be interested in taking a gap year yourself!
This event with Dr. Ricky Bluthenthal was on the topic of his past and current research on health policy and drug addiction within communities. The key takeaways from his talk were:
For more information on Dr. Bluthenthal and his research, please visit the resources below.
Dr. Alex Pieterse received his PhD from Columbia University and is currently an associate professor at the University of Albany. His research focuses on healthcare related outcomes associated with racial identity and experiences of racism. He is also an expert on anti-racism advocacy, race-related aspects of counseling psychology training, and the impact of self-awareness on the psychotherapy process. In this event:
Our Medical School Application Workshop taught us important tips when applying to medical schools:
Link to the slidedeck can be found here.