Second Annual Heartland PreMed Conference
Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019
8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
A.T. Still University will host the second annual Heartland PreMed Conference at A.T. Still University on Sept. 7, 2019. The professional development event is open to all undergraduate or post-graduate pre-medical students interested in osteopathic medicine and pre-health advisors. Attendees will learn about osteopathic philosophies while attending student panels, breakout sessions, and a medical school fair with participating schools.
The event is co-sponsored by A.T. Still University, Des Moines University, Kansas City University, and Marian University.
Register for the Heartland PreMed Conference HERE
Pre-med students and health professions advisors may attend free of charge, but registration is required for all attendees.
What age group is this conference geared toward?
This open house is for pre-med college-age students or college graduates who want to pursue a career in medicine, and their pre-health advisors and faculty. We will host events at other times of the year that are for high school groups.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Parking is available in any location on weekends.
Check-in will occur in the Tinning Education Building – Centennial Commons, #7 on the map. Please watch for signs. We will have staff outside between 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. directing guests to parking and to the correct building entrance.
Where can we stay if we arrive to Kirksville the night before the event?
Blocks of rooms are available at hotels listed below. Guests should call and mention the Heartland PreMed Health Conference to book the room.
What can I bring into the event?
You can bring water bottles with lids into the labs and classrooms. You may want to bring a light sweater in case our buildings are chilly.
What should I wear?
You will be meeting and interacting with admissions professionals and faculty from medical schools, so you want to make a good impression regarding your professionalism. This event is a business casual event, so slacks or skirts, nice shirts, and comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Jeans, shorts, short skirts, t-shirts, high heels, or flip flops are not recommended.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please direct questions to ATSU admissions at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call us at 660.626.2237 and ask for an admissions counselor in Missouri. You can also find the event information on our ATSU webpage (http://www.atsu.edu/learn) under the prospective
What is the refund policy?
Is it acceptable if the name on my ticket or registration does not match the person in attendance?
We will be printing name tags of all attendees, so please have the new person register through this website. Please cancel the registration(s) of those who are not attending.
Is there a webpage for further reference?
Yes, please refer to our ATSU Admissions Learn webpage and find the event under the prospective s