The LECOM EM Club will be hosting a Stop the Bleed Course on Friday, Sept. 4th at 5:30 where Dr. Risavi will cover basic techniques used to control bleeding emergency situation and briefly discuss the mechanisms of clot formation.
Pediatrics club will be hosting Dr. Courson and residents from the University of Akron via Microsoft Teams to discuss the pediatric specialty and residency.
Pediatrics club will be hosting Dr. Nossov via Microsoft Teams to discuss the pediatric orthopedic surgery specialty and residency.
The MS1 students have their second set of anatomy exams on September 17-18, 2020, for thorax, abdominal cavity, and pelvis. SOMA members who are MS2s will host a virtual anatomy review night that will encompass all three of these cavities.
Q&A with MS3’s and MS4’s hosted by ACOS-MSS and SOMA to learn about experiences related to rotations.
Looking to support breast cancer awareness? Look no further! Oncology Club is organizing a breast cancer awareness pin sale prior to October. Please consider purchasing a pin to support breast cancer awareness.
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month! Cancer doesn’t fight fair at any age, but it is particularly devastating for children. With your help through the American Cancer Society, Gold Together, we can change the odds, and fight back together.
The LECOM Emergency Medicine Club will be hosting a Basic Airway Management Course on Friday, Sept. 4th at 5:30 where Dr. Risavi will cover basic techniques used to secure patient airways in emergency situations.
With the opening of the new LECOM Elmira campus, there is an opportunity for Erie students to help mentor students in Elmira who do not currently have MS2 students on campus with them. SOMA will extend the capacity of Big/Little to Elmira!
Link to meeting: https://meet.google.com/sax-kemf-kro
The MS1/MS2 Big/Little Program is an opportunity for MS1 students to receive guidance and mentorship from the MS2 students. Between 1-3 MS1 students are matched with an MS2 mentor to help them throughout the school year.
SOSA will be holding its monthly meeting for September on 09/30 @ 6 PM. An email with more information, including the link, will be sent out to members. The guest speaker will be Dr. Michael Smith D.O., a 2020 LECOM grad who recently matched Urology.
The 2nd SOSA Practice Practical will be 09/13 at 9 AM. Please contact the SOSA gmail or any E-board members with your questions.
Pediatrics club will be hosting Dr. Abeles and her residents from the University of Buffalo via ZOOM to discuss the pediatric specialty and residency.
Learn more about the many clubs at LECOM with the virtual club fair.
LECOM Pediatrics Club will be at JMC Ice Arena meeting with families from the community and promoting healthier lifestyles!
Come enjoy some delicious food at Blaze Pizza on Thursday March 26th to support LECOM Mentoring club from 5 pm to 8 pm. SOSA is helping them host this fundraiser and will donating our half of the proceeds to Mentoring club for the Kids.
LECOM’s Mentoring Club is partnering with local YMCA locations to give kids the opportunity to experience an Erie Bayhawks basketball game!
All of you have immense demands on you academic plate and things here definitely move at a breakneck pace. I know I could not conceptualize this until I was here and seeing it. I know there is not a lot (ok…almost no) unused space in your daily schedule. I know that I preach self-care, but also know the reality that it is a struggle to fit it in. Because of …
A 19-year-old man comes to the university clinic because of nausea and fatigue since moving into his new dorm yesterday. He has been a bit nervous about beginning his first semester of college in Colorado, and finds himself missing his home on the West coast. He has had occasional difficulty breathing that is worse when arranging his furniture in the dorm. He recalls having a nosebleed this morning but was …
SOSA and several MS3-4 students will be hosting a clinic in which we will teach students how to perform basic suturing techniques. This is only open to SOSA members.
SOSA will be hosting a beach clean up at Presque Isle this fall, from 8-11am on Saturday Nov. 23rd. Member’s attending will be asked to help pick up litter and pollution left behind from travelers and visitors over the summer and late fall.
The Family Medicine Club is having another pin sale. We have pins to celebrate the completion of Anatomy (MS1/2) & the GI & Cardiology Systems (MS2)!
$5 each a piece!
Come get one before they run out.