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9th Annual First Look: So You Want to Be a Doctor

Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020 | Virtual Zoom Conference
Morning Session: 8:30 A.M–12:30 P.M.
Afternoon Session: 1:30 P.M.–5:30 P.M.

Registration is now open!

If you're a pre-medical undergraduate or post-baccalaureate student with interests in health profession careers, here's your opportunity to receive a First Look experience and insight into the field of heathcare.

Presented by the Morehouse School of Medicine’s Office for Educational Outreach and Health Careers, First Look is a day dedicated to exploring the exciting world of health careers. You’ll hear from MSM medical students, faculty and alumni along with admissions staff and invited guests. Through a series of interactive and informative workshops, you’ll find out how to prepare for the MCAT, apply for med school, gain insights into the interview skills you’ll need, visit anatomy and clinical skills labs, and even learn how to suture. Plus you’ll hear what it’s really like to be a practicing physician.

Workshop Sessions

  • Clinical Skills Lab
  • Anatomy Lab
  • Gap Year Decisions
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Medical School Application
  • Ethical Dilemmas Workshop
  • MSM Student & Physician Panels
  • Echocardiogram
  • Suture Clinic

(select participants)

Registration Information

Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020

Morning Session
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Register for Morning Session

Afternoon Session
1:30 P.M. – 5:30 P.M.

Register for Afternoon Session


Registration is open until Sept. 18, 2020

Registration is free but required. Space is limited.

Contact Info

For questions regarding information for First Look, please contact us at msmfirstlook@gmail.com or msmsprogram@msm.edu.

For any additional questions or information, please contact Dr. Rita Finley (404-752-1614), Ms. Nakisha Green (404-752-1590), or Dr. Jaleesa Garth (404-752-1118)