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Thursday, February 25, 2010


The Mug O’ Joe event scheduled for Friday, March 5th at 7:00 am in the Student Center has been cancelled. Dr. Robertson apologizes for any inconveniences that this may cause. We are working to schedule another coffee talk with the President for the spring term.

Please feel free to contact Karen Seresun, Assistant Vice Provost for Student Life at seresunk@ohsu.edu with questions.

Monday, February 22, 2010

First annual OHSU Quiz Bowl sponsored by the OHSU Student Council and Rho Chi (Pharmacy Honor Society).

Location: Student Center on Fri., April 9, from 5:00 until 6:30.

There will be prizes, food and street credit.

Rules: Jeopardy Format: Suggested Topics Physiology, Anatomy, Drugs, Clinical Observations, Potpourri. Professors from all major schools have written questions.

Groups will be in teams of 3. Teams can have members from other schools. If you want to participate but do not have a team, there will be a pool for draft picks.

If interested in participating please e-mail me with the given information below. In addition, if really interested in spectating, just send me an e-mail me - so I can order enough food

Requested info for participants:

Team Name:
Names of Members (Schools/ Year in School):
Or just e-mail me if you wanted to be in the pool.

Nurse/Medicial Scholarship

From - Adam Courtney - adamc@verticalmeasures.com
Source: http://www.usmedicalsupplies.com/scholarship

The US Medical Supplies Medical Professionals of Tomorrow Scholarship is available to full-time college students who are pursuing a course of study in a medical field. Those studying to become a doctor, nurse, physical therapist, anesthesiologist, radiologist, etc. are encouraged to apply. Our goal is to contribute to the future of the medical field by offering you financial assistance to help cover the expenses of tuition and books.

The $1,000 scholarship is being offered for the Fall 2010 semester. We look forward to reading your applications and essays and we are excited to be able to contribute to your future as well as the future of the medical industry.


You must be enrolled in an accredited two or four-year school
You must be enrolled as a full-time student
You must be in an educational program that is related to the medical field
This program is available to entering freshmen provided you have been accepted into a degree program
You must be a legal resident of the United States
You must complete the application and submit your response to the essay question by July 31, 2010
Your response to the essay question should be approximately 500 words in length.

How to Apply

Have your essay prepared prior to completing the online application.
Fill out our online application by clicking here. Copy and paste your essay into the field provided. Please note that we do not accept email attachments.
Online applications and essays must be completed by July 31, 2010.

The Essay Question

Describe a person or persons that have influenced your decision to enter your medical profession. What impact did they have, and why did you decide to enter the medical field? Please describe any other events or experiences from your past that have inspired you to become a medical professional.

Fill out our online Scholarship Application or email us if you have any questions.

Tuesday, February 16, 2010