UT Tyler Office of Marketing and Communications
MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Tyler 2011 Pre-Med/Pre-Dent Week April 4 - 7
April 2, 2011
Media Contact: Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
The UT Tyler Pre-Med/Pre-Dent Student Association will hold its annual Pre-Med/Pre-Dent Week April 4 – 7, Dr. James Koukl, faculty adviser, announced.
All meetings will be 6 p.m. in the University Center Ballroom.
•Monday, April 4 – Dr. Jeffrey Rabek, assistant dean of student affairs and admissions at UT Medical Branch School of Medicine, will serve as keynote speaker.
•Tuesday, April 5 – W. Budge Mabry, director of the Texas Medical & Dental Schools Application Service and Joint Admissions Medical Program, will serve as keynote speaker.
•Wednesday, April 6 – A panel of medical students from UT Southwestern Medical School in Dallas will discuss their experiences.
•Thursday, April 7 – A panel of local physicians will discuss medical practice and medical school preparation.
The student organization encourages and helps students become better candidates for medical or dental school and future health care professionals.
For more information or interviews, contact Hannah Buchanan, 903.565.5769.