Question of the Week: Recommendation Letter from Preceptor vs. Professor Friday, Jan 15, 2021

Question: I’m about to apply to medical school and I’m concerned that my professor doesn’t know me well enough to write a recommendation letter on my behalf. Is it better to have a letter from a TA/post doc/preceptor or to only have the professor write it or to have it co-signed by a professor and a preceptor?

HPA Vitals: January 15, 2021 Friday, Jan 15, 2021

Find out how to meet HPA Assistant Director Sherise Smith! We've got a new question of the week (of course)! Columbia's coming to town (sort of)! Wintersession events are coming up! Some new summer opps, postgrad jobs and more!

Career of the Month: Postbaccalaureate Programs Friday, Dec 4, 2020 Doing a postbaccalaureate, or “postbac” program, isn’t a career in itself, but a step toward a career in the health professions.
Human Anatomy and Physiology at NYU - Summer 2021 Friday, Jan 15, 2021

If you are interested in taking a 4-credit Human Physiology or Anatomy course this Summer, please fill out this form for more info.


Summer Accelerated Online EMT-B Course Friday, Jan 15, 2021

By popular demand, we are in the process of organizing another online State-approved EMT course: Intensive 15-Day course during the Summer of 2021.

Volunteer: Study the Current Vaccine Hesitancy with Summit Medical Group Friday, Jan 15, 2021

To whom it may concern:


Virtual Shadowing Opportunity for Students Thursday, Jan 14, 2021

My name is Alexandra Goetz and I am reaching out to you today on behalf of Pre-Health Shadowing, a new student-led, non-profit organization focused on making shadowing opportunities readily accessible to Pre-Health students via an online platform during the Covid-19 pandemic.

HPA Vitals: January 8, 2021 Friday, Jan 8, 2021

A new HPA event, loads of new summer and post-graduate opps, and more... 

MCAT Prep Roundup: January 8 Friday, Jan 8, 2021

As we receive new MCAT prep offers, we'll include them in an update 'round up' notice. HPA does not officially promote, sponsor or recommend any test preparation company - we gather information for our students and make it available to them.

Internship Position, Boston Children's Hospital (Boston MA, or remote) Friday, Jan 8, 2021