Summer Pre-Med Bootcamp

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Come back in Spring for the 2019 Summer Pre-Med Bootcamp!

Join Health Professions Advising for an intensive, 4-week Summer Pre-Med Bootcamp consisting of daily pre-med-related workshops and weekly field trips to medical schools in the Sacramento and Bay Area!

Each day will feature presentations, workshops, or hands-on activities on relevant topics including:

  • Application tips & interview practice
  • Gaining letters of recommendation
  • Personal statements
  • Hands-on suturing & CPR workshops
  • Post-bac programs
  • Health disparities
  • Field trips to local medical schools*

The program will take place from Monday, July 9 to Friday, August 3 from 12:10 pm to 1:30 pm, with field trips to local medical schools on Fridays, July 13, July 20, and July 27.

*Attendance to the Friday field trips will be based on participation of all workshops during the week.
Note: HPA workshops are free and open to current UC Davis students & alumni. 

Registration is required for the following workshops:

2018 Summer Pre-Med Bootcamp Cohort

Cohort participants will be given priority for field trip experiences.

Applications for the cohort are now closed; however, students are welcome to apply to be on the waitlist. For the waitlist application, click here.

As a waitlist applicant, the requirements are the following:

  • Attendance to the entire week’s workshops are mandatory to workshops
  • Eager to learn and engage in the workshops and field trips
  • Professional attitude and punctuality for deadlines/workshops

If these conditions are met, then the you will be placed on the waitlist for the field trip experiences.

Why join the 2018 Cohort?
  • Surround yourself with like-minded students who are interested in pursuing medicine
  • Deepen your learning experience through the field trips
  • Priority for field trip experiences
  • Eligibility for raffle of Princeton Review MCAT prep books
  • Successful completion will give a Certificate of Achievement
  • Attendance to ALL Bootcamp workshops and field trips are MANDATORY.
    • We expect a 5-10 hour commitment per week.
  • Professional attitude and punctuality for deadlines/workshops.
  • Eager to learn and engage in the workshops and field trips. 

If you have any questions, please email

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