Calendar of Events
- 25th - 5:30 pm - Martha Miller Center room 159
AED is hosting an Allied Health meeting that will feature an occupational
therapist, a physican's assistant, as well as a nurse practitioner.
The Holland Free Health Clinic will
be hosting a fundraising event called Run 4 Your Life, a 5K fun run/walk.
The run begins and ends at The Curragh Irish Pub in downtown Holland.
Participants are encouraged to wear fun costumes in spirit of the holiday
weekend. To register online, please visit http://www.snapregistration.com/110188/.
- 29th - 8:00 pm - Science Center room 1019
AED is hosting an event regarding "Healthcare Reform and
Ethics" with Dr. Van Dyke, a Neurologist from Michigan State University.
- 12th - 8:00 pm - Science Center room 1019
Dr. Bill DeWitt D.D.S will be joining us to talk about his work in Honduras.
Dr. DeWitt and his wife Lori, a registered nurse, lead mission trips
to Honduras with the non-profit organization, Casa de Esperanza, to
bring dental and medical care to mountain villages in Honduras.
- 28th - 8:00 pm - Science Center room 1019
The Poverty and Medicine group will
be hosting Dr. Christensen, who will be discussing healthcare
from local and international perspectives, as well as his own background
in the health profession.
- 14th - 8:00 pm - Science Center room 1019
Join us at the science center for a plethora of snacks and games! This
meeting is intended to be a meet and greet session where freshmen can
ask seniors any questions that they have!
- 28th - 8:00 pm - Science Center room 1000
"A Missionary Surgeon's Reflections
on 40 Years Experience"
Dr. Doorembos will join us to talk about missionary medicine and his
life experience as a surgeon in Oman and Ethiopia. In his past twelve
years post-retirement, he has traveled to multiple African countries
as a volunteer surgeon.
- 2nd - 12:00 pm - Vander Werf- room 102
"American Healthcare: Ethical Dimensions of Financing Healthcare
Join us for pizza, soda, and a Healthcare Reform video from the DeVos
Medical Ethics Colloquy! If you are interested in eating pizza, please
sign up on Professor Prokopow's door (Science Center 3057).
- 13th - 8:00 pm - Science Center room 1000
Dr. Christensen, D.O., will be joining us to talk about the medical
school experience. He will be answering questions about the residency
process and fellowship process after medical school as well. Be ready
and come with questions!
- 18th - 8:00 pm - Science Center room 1118
Seniors who have been accepted into medical school and PA school, as
well as students working on public health and OT applications, will
take time to talk to you! Find out how they managed their first three
years of college while maintaining their personal and cultural competencies.
Once again, come with a lot of questions!
- 11th - 8:00 pm - Science Center room 1000
Dr. DeVisser, a professor at Hope College and an experienced physician
in family medicine, will be discussing the pearls of medicine and his
life as a doctor, as well as his trips as a missionary.
- 27th - 7:00 pm - Science Center room 1000
Linda Krumm, a nurse case manager, will be talking about her role with
her clients in the health field. One of her patients will be coming
in to talk about the care from his perspective. All nursing students
are encouraged to attend. Also, please note the time change at 7pm!
- 8th - 6:30pm - Science Center room 1000
Dr. David Brzezinski, a faculty member at University of Michigan Medical
and Dental Schools, will be visiting to speak to us! He graduated from
Hope in 1998 with a B.S. in biochemistry and went on to the University
of Michigan Medical School to receive his MD in 2002. Inductions will
also be taking place for our recent inductees at 630pm! If you are an
inducted AED member, you may attend the inductions. Please dress business
casual. Dr. Brzezinski will talk following the inductions from 7pm-8pm.
- 11th - 8:00 pm - Science Center room 3000
Dr. Mulder, a local optometrist at West Coast Eye Care, will be speaking
about her experience in optometry school, owning her own private practice,
and other unique aspects about optometry as a profession. Dr. Mulder
is our first ever optometrist guest speaker so don't miss out!
- 13th - Mid-day - University of Michigan Dental School
Hope College's Dental Club will be taking a trip to see the Dental School
at the University of Michigan.
- 15th - 8:00pm - Science Center room 1000
Elections will be taking place for the new executive board for the upcoming
2013-2014 academic school year. All inducted (past and present) members
are able to vote.