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Next Event: Book Launch - "The Principles and Practice of Narrative Medicine
Event Date and Time: Wed., Dec. 7, 5 - 7 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club, 4th Floor, Physicians and Surgeons Building

Students are invited to attend Narrative Medicine Rounds, which are lectures or readings presented by scholars, clinicians, or writers engaged in work at the interface between narrative and health care.

New Deadline: Thurs., Dec. 8

To accommodate linkage visits and webinars that will take place in the first week of December, the Internal Linkage Program Application Deadline II has been extended.

Event Date and Time: Sat., Dec. 10, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Event Location: Annenberg Building, Room 13-01, 1468 Madison Avenue

Students are invited to a symposium hosted by Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, in collaboration with community partners, to support undocumented students as they pursue a career in the health professions. 

Postbac News

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November 28, 2016

Columbia University Postbaccalaureate Premedical Program students will soon have greater access to Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine at Hofstra University through a new linkage program agreement.

October 25, 2016

Earlier today, Dean Awn sent the following message to GS students and staff.

March 23, 2016

The Premedical Association’s 2016 Medical School Fair at Columbia University was an impressive feat of coordination and innovation, bringing together 55 medical, dental, veterinary, and allied health graduate schools, and over 400 students from Columbia University, Barnard College, and other universities in the New York Metro area.

Alumni News

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November 20, 2016

The White Coat Ceremony marks the start of medical students' training towards their careers in healthcare.

June 16, 2015

Several alumni of the Postbac Premed Program played significant roles in the 2014-2015 season of The Bard Hall Players, the theater troupe of the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.

April 28, 2015

Postbac alumna Lauren Helm '99 was recently featured in O Magazine article on career changes and real-life reinventions.

Press Releases

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September 10, 2013

Victory Media has named the School of General Studies a 2014 Military Friendly School.