College of Medicine and Life Sciences - MD Orientation

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Mulford Library Building - First Floor
3000 Arlington Avenue
Toledo, OH 43614
Phone: 419.383.4055
Fax: 419.383.4233

MD Orientation Schedule


 Learn more about the schedule for Orientation Week 2017. *Schedule subject to change.

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Monday, July 31, 2017

8:15-8:30 a.m.

Breakfast, Registration & Check-In
Lobby, HEB 100-110
Sponsored by OSA

8:35-9:15 a.m.

Welcome from the Deans

Christopher Cooper, M.D.
Dean, College of Medicine & Life Sciences

Imran Ali, M.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Paul Schaefer, M.D.
Associate Dean for Student Affairs

9:15-9:20 a.m.

Alumni Introduction
Dan Saevig, Associate Vice President for Alumni Relations

9:20-9:30 a.m.

Orientation Overview
Mary Youngs, MSE
Assistant Director, Medical Student Advising Services and Programs

9:30-9:45 a.m.

Welcome from UTCOM Students

Welcome Student Address
Welcome from Medical Student Council

9:45-10:15 a.m.

Social Media/ Honor Code Introduction
Jenna Nofziger, M3

10:15-10:25 a.m.


10:25-10:45 a.m.

Student Organizations
Cindy Reinsel

Student Affairs Coordinator, Office of Student Affairs

10:45-11:45 p.m.

Financial Aid Entrance Interview
Jason Titus
Assistant Director of Financial Aid HSC

11:45-12:00 p.m.

Academic Enrichment Center
Mark Schrock, M.Ed., Director, AEC Tutoring Services
Jessica Faber, M.Ed AEC Coordinator

12:00-1:00 p.m.

Pick up lunch outside of HEB110
Students may eat in HEB 105 or 110
Sponsored by The Office of Student Affairs

1:00-1:30 p.m.

College of Medicine and Life Sciences on Social Media
Mary Youngs, M.S.E


1:30-3:55 p.m.

College of Medicine BINGO! 
Including Mandatory Activities to be completed in any order:

A) Signing of Honor Code Board, HEB Lobby
B) Photos for Directory, Mulford Café' (Mulford Basement beneath Admissions office)
C) Student Services Drop-In/ Q&A (Mulford Library 1st floor) Stop in and say Hello/pick up a goodie!
D) Pick Up Access Cards (MLB Basement security office) Bring Driver's License/ID with you
E.) Pick Up Stethoscope from Alumni, HEB 105
F) Pick up Rocket Card (MLB Basement) Bring Driver's License/ID with you

3:55-4:15 p.m.

CommunityCare Clinics Overview
Nick Cairl, M2

4:15-4:25 p.m.

AMA Overview

4:25-4:30 p.m.


4:30- 6:30 p.m.

BBQ with Faculty
Mulford Library Entrance
Sponsored by The Office of Student Affairs

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

8:00-8:20 a.m.

Check-In & Breakfast
Lobby, HEB 100-110
Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs

8:25 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Introduction to the Curriculum
Jeremy Laukka, Ph.D.

12:15-1:00 p.m.

Lunch: Papa John's Pizza
Pick up lunch outside of HEB100
Students may eat in HEB 110 or 105
Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs

1:00-1:05 p.m.


1:10-2:05 p.m.

Electives and Courses Fair
HEB Halls
SOMN 714: Child Advocacy: Isabella Bartholomew, M2; Michele Knox, Ph.D.
SOMN 716: Emergency Medicine Scribe Program: Deniz Eren, M3 Scribe President
SOMN 723: Health Policy and Business of Medicine: Daniel Hickey, J.D.
SOMN 730: Medical Practice Mgt: Daniel Hickey, J.D.
SOMN: Global Health: Nikita Ashcherkin, M2
SOMN 736 Rocket Launch Peer Mentoring Program, Becca Haraf, M4
SOMN 731: An interprofessional Approach to Patient Care:Carol Hasbrouck, Director REQUIRED COURSE

2:10-2:50 p.m.

Bridge to Residency
HEB 110

2:50-3:30 p.m.

Careers in Medicine
Paul Schaefer, M.D.
Associate Dean for Student Affairs

3:30-3:40 p.m.

FYE: Medical Student Career Development Course
Mary Youngs, MSE
Assistant Director

3:40-3:50 p.m.

Blackboard Tutorial
Medical Student Council

5:00-6:00 p.m.

MSC Activity: optional

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

10:00-10:20 a.m. 


(No breakfast provided due to late check in time)
HEB100 Lobby

10:25-10:55 a.m.

Campus Safety
Jeff Newton, M.A. 
University of Toledo Police Chief

10:55-11:20 a.m.

UT Counseling Center
Dr. Will Pecsok
Associate Director

11:20-11:35 a.m.

Disability Services
HEB 100
Enjie Hall
Director of Disability Services

11:35-11:50 a.m.

Student Health Services
Teresa Mapes, MSN,MBA

11:50- 12:10 p.m.

Academic Test Center
Carole Miller, Director
Paula Schmeling, Assistant Director
Cheryl Jones, Coordinator

12:10 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Pick up lunch outside of HEB100
Students may eat lunch in HEB110 or 105

1:00-2:05 p.m.

Contemporary Issues in Community Health Care
Yvette Perry, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean for Admissions and Strategic Enrollment

Letter To Yourself
Yvette Perry, Ph.D.

2:05-3:00 p.m.

Student Nutrition and Wellness
Manish Karamchandani, M4
Sally Itawi, M4

3:00-3:10 p.m.

Patient Advocacy Assistant Program Volunteer Opportunity
Debra O'Connell

3:10-3:15 p.m.

Next steps
Mary Youngs, MSE

3:15-3:45 p.m.

Student Q&A
MSC members

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

9:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

White Coat Ceremony
Nitschke Auditorium

Please arrive by 9:30 a.m. for check-in and registration.
Doors to ceremony close at 9:45 a.m.

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Last Updated: 5/2/18