Join Albion College at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. for a program planned for high school students and their families.
You will get an insider's perspective about what it takes to succeed as a pre-med student in college and get into the medical school of your choice. Plus, metro Detroit area physicians representing a range of specialties will offer tips on how to become a top candidate for medical school admission, and will answer your questions.
Beaumont Hospital Administration Building Auditorium 3711 W. Thirteen Mile Road Royal Oak, MI 48073
The Beaumont Administration Building is located on Administration Drive within Beaumont Hospital's Royal Oak campus at 3711 W. Thirteen Mile Road. The Albion College program will be in the building's Auditorium (not in the lower-level classroom, as previously advertised). Parking is available in the South Parking Deck, opposite the Administration Building.
Guests will enter the Administration Building through a side door visible from the parking deck (look for the Albion College sign) and will proceed to the Auditorium waiting area. Albion College staff will be available to greet you as well.
Advance registration requested by Nov. 18, 2013. To register, call the Albion College Admission Office, 800/858-6770.
Special Pre-Med Event in Grand Rapids
Thinking ahead to a career in medicine?
Join Albion College on Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. for a program planned for Grand Rapids area high school students and their families.
You will get an insider's perspective about what it takes to succeed as a pre-med student in college and get into the medical school of your choice. Plus, Grand Rapids area physicians representing a range of specialties will offer tips on how to become a top candidate for medical school admission, and will answer your questions.
Kent Country Club 1600 College Ave., NE Grand Rapids, MI 49505
To satisfy this requirement in the Institute for Healthcare Professions, your 40-hour DELP must take place in a healthcare setting. This project can involve any one of the following: (1) job shadowing, (2) practicum/internship, (3) volunteering, or (4) research on healthcare topic. Please note there will be additional requirements for students who are doing a practicum/internship for academic credit.
Directions for DELP
If you are completing your DELP this summer, you must submit field notes documenting your experiences. Below is a description of field notes.
Special instructions for your first field note
Describe the setting in which you are doing the project.
Identify the person who will supervise and confirm your hours.
Include supervisor's email address and phone number.
Include your phone number.
Send first field note ASAP after starting project.
Write a field note for each day and save in an electronic file as a Word document.
Include the date and number of hours worked at the top of each field note.
Submit the electronic file to
at the end of your project.
General Guidelines for DELP
As soon as possible after leaving your experiential learning site for the day, you should find time to reflect upon and discuss your work experiences. Remember timely documentation is essential for any healthcare professional, and you need to develop the ability to describe your experiences promptly, carefully, and concisely.
Do not simply list the events of the day but, instead, discuss the highlights of the day: successes, failures, challenges, questions, ethical dilemmas, etc. If you want to discuss your interactions with or observations of a client/patient, staff, or volunteer/intern, use a pseudonym when referring to that person. Do not provide any protected healthcare information about the individual. Be sure to observe any additional rules and regulations mandated by the setting in which you are working.
Finally, at the end of your project, please ask you supervisor to email
or send a note verifying the hours you spent working on this project. If your supervisor wants to send a note, provide him or her with a stamped envelope addressed to:
Institute for Healthcare Professions Albion College 611 E. Porter St., KC 4678 Albion, MI 49224