Events & Workshops

Events & Workshops at HPPLC

HPPLC offers over 100 meetings, workshops, and information sessions each year to help you succeed in gaining admission to professional school! Don’t miss out on these opportunities to learn how to become the most competitive applicant you can be.

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All upcoming HPPLC Events

  • This workshop is open to current applicants to medical and health professions programs. We will go over tips to help you prepare for your interview.

  • New premed students at IU Bloomington should plan to attend this Orientation Meeting featuring Rachel Tolen, Health Professions and Prelaw Center Assistant Director and Premedical Advisor. This meeting is intended for freshman premed students, or any student at IU Bloomington considering the possibility of preparing for medical school admission. Find out the important steps you should take if you want to prepare for a career as a physician.

  • Get off to a good start and attend this orientation meeting for new predental students. Amanda Posto, Prehealth Advisor, will discuss predental coursework, gaining dental experience, volunteering, developing manual dexterity skills, studying for the DAT, and how to prepare to apply to dental school. Any student thinking about a career in dentistry is welcome to attend.

  • Greg Canada, the dynamic Dean of Admissions for IUB Maurer, will provide a solid, practical, and entertaining presentation on how to position yourself to be the best prepared applicant possible. Representatives of HPPLC will highlight the many services available to prelaw students at IU.

  • A career as a physician assistant can be satisfying on multiple levels.  Preparing for that career also has multiple dimensions.  David Owen will introduce those various dimensions at this orientation.

  • This workshop is open to current applicants to medical and health professions programs. We will go over tips to help you prepare for your interview.

  • If you are interested in Optometry as a career, this is a meeting to attend.  Kevin Schmidt, Associate Director of Student Services, Indiana University School of Optometry and David Owen, Health Professions Advisor, will talk about the career of optometry, and preparing yourself for it academically and personally.

  • Get off to a good start and attend this orientation meeting for new pre-physical therapy students. Amanda Posto, Prehealth Advisor, will discuss pre-physical therapy coursework, shadowing, volunteering, and other requirements for admission to PT school. Any student thinking about a career in physical therapy is welcome to attend.

  • Get off to a good start and attend this orientation meeting for new pre-occupational therapy students. Amanda Posto, Prehealth Advisor, will discuss pre-occupational therapy coursework, shadowing, volunteering, and other requirements for admission to OT school. Any student thinking about a career in occupational therapy is welcome to attend.

  • Learn first-hand that law schools are truly interested in more than just an LSAT score and GPA!