School of Medicine to Host Open House on April 9, 2016

Pipeline Programs to be featured during annual event

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The UCR School of Medicine Simulation Lab will be open for demonstrations during the Open House scheduled for April 9, 2016.

Editor’s Note: This is for the 2016 Open House. For the 2017 Open House, please go here.

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (www.ucr.edu) – The UC Riverside School of Medicine will host an open house on Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon at the SOM Education Building.

The event is free and open to the public, but an RSVP is requested. Complimentary parking will be available in nearby lot 13.

Individuals and families may RSVP at http://atu.cr/som16rsvp and larger groups, such as schools and organizations, can RSVP at http://atu.cr/som16group. For more information or questions, please contact Peggy Earley at peggy.earley@ucr.edu.

The Open House will feature two sets of presentations, the first beginning at 8 a.m. and the second at 10 a.m.

open_houseUCR’s Pipeline Programs, which are designed to help young people on a path toward a career in medicine, will be featured prominently during the open house. Other activities include student and faculty panel discussions in both English and Spanish, presentations on medical school admissions, demonstrations of curriculum, and award-winning posters from current medical students.

There will also be CPR lessons and Simulation Lab sessions for all visitors as well as a  “Kid Zone” of interactive activities for our younger visitors.

Interim Dean Neal Schiller will address visitors at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.

Media Contact


Tel: (951) 827-2969
E-mail: ross.french@ucr.edu

Additional Contacts

Peggy Earley
Tel: (951) 827-7794
E-mail: peggy.earley@ucr.edu

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