Open House 2014

School of Health Professions Open House

Saturday, October 25, 2014

‌Calling all prospective students! Here is your opportunity to investigate EVMS' Health Professions Programs! Meet with faculty, current students and alumni. Talk with representatives from Financial Aid and Admissions. Tour the campus. Lunch is included.  Registration for the event opens on September 8, 2014.

Open House Overview

9-10 AM

Check-In
Check-in at the Registration table in Lester Hall from 9 - 10 a.m.  Our staff will confirm your reservation and provide you with a packet of information that will prepare you for the day.  

10-10:30 AM

Welcome to EVMS
Eastern Virginia Medical School is unique -- from its collegial atmosphere to its world-class patient care. Whether in the laboratory or the lecture hall, we're focused on protecting the health and well-being of our community. Learn more about what makes EVMS special.

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Information Sessions
Delve into your program of interest. Attend an information session, meet the program's director and faculty, ask questions, tour facilities. Meet current students and alumni.

    • Art Therapy & Counseling: Program Overview; Alumni Panel; Tour; and Q&A session
    • Biomedical Sciences: General information about the Biomedical Sciences, PhD, Research Master's and Biotechnology Master's Programs; Laboratory Research Presentations.
    • Medical Master's: Program introduction; thoughts from a student’s perspective; tour the Anatomy Lab; Q&A session
    • Physician Assistant: Join representative faculty, staff, and students for an informal presentation to discuss the PA Program, admission requirements and didactic and clinical training. A Q&A session with faculty & students will also be conducted. 
    • Public Health: General information and tracks; what EVMS and ODU have to offer students; Job market; Moldova opportunity; Community opportunities; CPH exam preparation; Q&A with current students.
    • Surgical Assistant: Engage in a conversation with program faculty and current students about the admission requirements, didactic and clinical training of the Master of Surgical Assisting Program. 
    • Distance Learning: Learn about EVMS' master's programs offered via distance learning: Clinical Embryology & Andrology, Laboratory Animal Science, and Medical & Health Professions Education.

12:30-1:45 PM

Lunch and Round Table Discussions
Enjoy a casual lunch with faculty and students from your primary or secondary program of interest. Ask questions of Financial Aid and Admissions representatives.

2-3 PM

Walking Campus Tours and Biomedical Sciences Programs Information Session Continues
Optional tours of the EVMS campus leave every 10 minutes from the Lester Hall Lobby.  Visit Financial Aid and Admissions tables.  The Biomedical Sciences Programs continue their research presentations and laboratory demonstrations.