Signature Events & Programs

The A Center Pre-Health Professions Advisors engage with pre-health professions students at The University of Arizona through many events and programs each year. Read more about our signature events and programs below.

Pre-Health Information Blast

This event helps students learn what it takes to apply to health professions schools by engaging directly with admissions professionals, current health professionals or health professional students, professors and more.

See recordings from 2020 events

2021 Pre-Health Information Blast occurred on November 20th. The recordings for each session are posted below.


Health Professions Expo

This event helps students engage with health professional schools around the country and throughout Arizona. Students will also learn about different elements of the health profession application process. In 2022, the event will be held virtually.

See recordings from 2021 event


  • Health Professions General Student Panel
    • Featuring panelists from veterinary medicine, allopathic medicine (MD), osteopathic medicine (DO), dental medicine, podiatric medicine, occupational therapy, physical therapy, & pharmacy

Pre-Health Ambassadors Program

This program trains students interested in a health profession to speak to prospective students and parents about the opportunities at the University of Arizona for pre-health students. Students in the program help host events and build a variety of skills.

The application will open again next year in February 2023 for our ambassador program for the following year.


See recordings from 2020-21 workshops


Patient Experience (PX) Internship Program

This program gives students interested in a health profession the opportunity to work in a patient experience role in a unit at Banner University Medical Center (BUMC).

The application for this program opens in February each year.

The application for the Fall 2022 & Spring 2023 internship has closed. The new cohort has already been selected.

Read more about the internship and the application in the PDF below. 

PX 2022-23 Internship & Application Details.pdf

PX 2022-23 Internship & Application Details.pdf

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