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2022 Online Open House • April 12 to 15

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The UC Riverside School of Medicine hosted an Online Open House over four evenings on April 12, 13, 14, and 15, 2022.

Recordings of each of our sessions can be viewed below.


Have a Question?

Have a question or comment? Please email kate.dorff@medsch.ucr.edu


Tuesday, April 12

Introduction to the School of Medicine and Curriculum Overview

 

Presented by:
Pablo Joo, M.D., Interim Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education
Daniel Teraguchi, Ed.D., Associate Dean for Student Affairs

This presentation provided an overview of the UCR School of Medicine and an introduction to our unique curriculum, including the Longitudinal Ambulatory Care Experience (LACE) program. It's great for prospective medical students and their families, but is open to anyone who wants to learn more about the School of Medicine.


Wednesday, April 13

Medical Student Panel

Hosted by:
Daniel Teraguchi, Ed.D., Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Featuring:
Haad Arif, MS1
Allen Seylani, MS1
Jordan Frausto, MS2
Victoria Gutierrez, MS3
Elie Ghasb, MS4

This panel was an opportunity to hear from and ask questions of our current medical students. You'll hear about their experiences, their educational path that led to UC Riverside, and their hopes for the future.

Biomedical Sciences Student Panel

Hosted by:
Pica Preston, Project Manager, Biomedical Sciences

Featuring:
Angelina Lam
Karapet Mkrtchyan
Elyza Do
Yi-Li Lam

This panel was an opportunity to hear from and ask questions of our current biomedical sciences students. You'll hear about their experiences, their educational path that led to UC Riverside, and their hopes for the future.


Thursday, April 14

Case-Based Learning Session

Presented by:
Rebeca Gavan, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor

Featuring:
Madelyn Andrade, MS1
Carolynne Vo, MS1

Join Dr. Rebecca Gavan for a case-based learning session. CBLs are what our medical students participate in throughout their undergraduate medical education program at the School of Medicine.

Pathway Programs

Presented by:
Teresa Cofield, Director of Pathway Programs
Esmeralda Trejo, Assistant Director of Pathway Programs

Featuring:
The UCR Mini Medical School

Teresa Cofield and Esmeralda Trejo will introduce and explain the pathway programs offered by the UCR SOM.


Friday, April 15

PRIME Information Session

Presented by:
Adwoa Osei, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor
Kathleen Buckner, Director of Financial Aid

Join Dr. Adwoa Osei and Kathleen Buckner for a discussion of the new PRIME Program at the UCR School of Medicine, a targeted admissions and educational program that promotes a focus on the workforce and healthcare needs of African, Black, and Caribbean populations.