OldPreMeds 2011 National Conference, Las Vegas, June 9th-12th

We wanted to bring the Old Pre Meds Conference to your attention. It will be taking place in Las Vegas, June 9-12, 2011. We hope to see many of you and your interested students attend this event or support it by hosting a recruitment table at the event. You won’t be disappointed in the types of students who attend, waiting to meet you.
With over 8,000 registered members, The National Society for Nontraditional Premedical & Medical Students ( OldPreMeds.org ), is the largest professional/pre-professional society and educational conduit dedicated to nontraditional students who seek to become physicians. The 11th annual OldPreMeds 2011 National Conference and Workshop will have audience of well-qualified and committed students looking for the right place to launch their careers in medicine presenting many opportunities for recruitment and promotion of your program.
************************************ The National Society for Nontraditional Premedical and Medical Students The 11th Annual OldPreMeds 2011 National Conference and Workshops at the Southwest Event Center, Las Vegas, NV, June 9th-11th, 2011
This Year’s Speaker Program:
Keynote Address: Rebecca J. Patchin, MD, BSN Immediate Past Chair, American Medical Association, Board of Trustees Past Chair, Council on Medical Education, American Medical Association Faculty, Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Featured Speaker: Miriam Bar-on, MD Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education & Professor of Pediatrics, University of Nevada School of Medicine
Guest Speaker: Terri Richardson, MD, MS Consultant, Special Projects University Corporation & California State University Chancellor’s Office Health Professions Advisor, California State University, Northridge
Guest Speaker: Judy Colwell, MA Former Assistant Director of Admissions Stanford University School of Medicine
Guest Speaker: Gina M. Moses, M.Ed. Associate Director of Application Services American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine
Guest Speaker: Trena Gologan, MBA http://trenajgologan.blogspot.com/2010/04/career-bio.html Admissions Coordinator Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (Georgia)
Guest Speaker: Tara Cook, MD Staff Neurologist, United States Air Force Malcolm Grow Medical Center
Guest Speaker: Gabriel Lerman, DO, MS Internal Medicine Resident, Mercy Fitzgerald Medical Center
With over 8,000 registered members, The National Society for Nontraditional Premedical & Medical Students, is the largest professional/pre-professional society and educational conduit dedicated to nontraditional students who seek to become physicians. The 11th annual OldPreMeds 2011 National Conference and Workshop will have audience of well-qualified and committed students looking for the right place to launch their careers in medicine presenting many opportunities for recruitment and promotion of your program. Exhibitors at our past conventions have included US and Foreign medical schools, Post-Baccalaureate programs, Test Preparation companies, Military Medical recruiters, and Professional Associations. The conference opens with an evening “Meet-N-Greet” reception and exhibitor fair on Thursday evening as well as exhibitor sessions on Friday and Saturday. In addition, the exhibitor hall will be open throughout the conference. A complete “2011 Conference Preview” with hotel information is attached Several sponsorships opportunities are still available, including meals, raffles, and more. This is your chance to put a face on your program that will be reflected many times over when conference participants post comments and discuss which schools and exhibitors they met on the OldPreMeds.org website, which averages over 17,000 unique visitors monthly. Banner ads for the OPM web site are also available. Reserve your table today by filling out and emailing or faxing the attached “2011 Conference Invoice.”
OldPreMeds.org is a website community built upon peer-based forums providing resources for all levels of premedical students, medical students, medical residents, pre-health advisors, admissions officers, and other faculty and staff at undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, medical, and post-graduate programs. Founded in 1998, members span from the very early pre-med student through attending-level physicians. Many are enrolled or have graduated from allopathic or osteopathic medical schools, here in the US as well as abroad. www.OldPreMeds.org, a website community built on peer-based forums for all levels of students providing guidance on prerequisites, MCATS, personal essays, and the application process and can be valuable resource for recruiters and health advisors when counseling non-traditional students.
OldPreMeds 2011 Conference Exhbitor Invoice.pdf OldPreMeds 2011 Conference Preview v5.pdf