Tips for Getting into Medical School

Are you interested in health professions? If you are considering going to medical school, then here are some tips that will help you as you prepare. Research Medical schools don’t “require” chemical research, but it can be a big advantage in getting accepted. Here in UMHB’s Chemistry Department the following exciting projects are possible – with prestigious...
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8 Tips for Landing a Great Nursing Job

Seek the best match Match your skills, experiences, and values with the agency’s philosophy/mission statement.  Carefully read the job description.  Seek advice from a current employee (if you know one). Write a professional cover letter Write a one page cover letter containing 3-4 well-stated paragraphs summarizing your strengths.  Be sure to match your strengths with...
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Preparing for a Healthcare Simulation

Simulation in healthcare is an environment which the learner may provide patient care without causing patient harm. The stakes are high when nursing students enter the clinical setting, working with patients in complex situations. Simulation imitates these types of scenarios, engaging students in a variety of experiences to improve safe, effective, and quality healthcare. What...
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