Thursday, March 1
Pre Epi Visit Days Activities
If you arrive early in the day you are welcome to participate in one or more of these activities that are not part of the official Epi Visit Days agenda:
Attend EPI 513 (Epi Methods II) | 10:30-12:30 | Magnuson Health Sciences Building T-439
EPI513 is the second quarter of the two-quarter Epi Methods sequence that all of our students must take.
UW SPH Dean’s Office Lunch | 11:00-1:00 | Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center (ECC), Unity Suite
This is a free event attended by admitted students and selected faculty across a number of School of Public Health departments.
Strategic Analysis, Research & Training (START) Info Session and Reception | 2:00-3:00 | Foege Building, room GNOM S060
START is a competitive training program open to all UW graduate students; learn more about their funding and research opportunities on the START website.
Official Epi Visit Days Kick-Off
Reception | 4:30-6:30 | Foege Building, Vista Cafe (William H. Foege Hall, 3720 15th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98195)
Current Epi faculty, students, and staff will attend.
Cultural and Ethnic Diversity Dinner for Admitted Epi Grad Students | 7:00-9:00 | Floating Bridge Brewing, 722 Northeast 45th Street, Seattle, WA 98105
Hosted by current Epi minority students to engage in conversation and questions with prospective Epi students from traditionally underrepresented minority racial and ethnic backgrounds. Please RSVP on evite.
Friday, March 2
Continental Breakfast | 8:30-9:00 | South Campus Center 316
Provided by the Department of Epidemiology.
UW Epi Essentials | 9:00-11:00 | South Campus Center 316
Learn the essentials related to your degree program, being a student at the UW, and next steps for enrolling at the UW.
Slide Presentations from UW Epi Essentials: Department and degree programs info, Steve Hawes, Chair and Steve Schwartz, Graduate Program Director | Research and Courses Lauren Schwartz, current PhD student | Next Steps, John Paulson, Assistant Director of Student Academic Services
Group Chat Sessions with Current Students | 11:15-12:15 | South Campus Center 303 (MS&MPH) and 308 (PhD)
Research Fair and Lunch with Epi Faculty | 12:30-2:30 | South Campus Center 316
Meet with faculty representing a variety of Epi research areas to learn about available research opportunities. Lunch provided by the Department of Epidemiology.
Epi Student Led Campus Tour | 3:00-4:00 | Tour begins in Health Sciences F-wing outside room F263.
Happy Hour with Current Epi Students | 5:30-7:30 | Stout Pub
Enjoy conversation with current students and other admitted Epi students in a relaxed atmosphere. Appetizers provided by the Department of Epidemiology.