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CODE MAIZE: A Podcast for Future Wolverines in Healthcare

CODE MAIZE: A Podcast for Future Wolverines in Healthcare

By LSA Pre-Health Advising

LSA Pre-Health advisors, Julie Nelson and Maria Raab, introduce CODE MAIZE!, a podcast for Wolverines pursuing pre-health programs. The road to medical or health professional school often seems long with many twists and turns--as well as moments of self-discovery and even joy.

Episodes cover a variety of themes including how to find pre-health advising services on campus, where to look for health-related opportunities, and what physicians and healthcare professionals find most meaningful about their work, among other topics. We hope this podcast supports you on your pre-health journey!
Know Your Options for Health-Related Majors and Careers with Dr. Michael Boehnke and Steven Salerno, PhD Candidate in Biostatistics
Know Your Options for Health-Related Majors and Careers with Dr. Michael Boehnke and Steven Salerno, PhD Candidate in Biostatistics
Do you sometimes wonder if there are really lucrative, meaningful, and diversity-rich careers out there in health care? Please tune in and listen to Dr. Michael Boehnke and Steven Salerno, PhD Candidate in the Biostatistics department as they review the major and the wonderful mentors and career opportunities available for you. Learn about the Biostatistics major and hear a great discussion from a senior faculty member and a current UM PhD Candidate on the value of a math education, seeking out and finding great mentors, and letting your own experience guide you to the kind of life and career you dream of having some day. This episode gives you a lot to reflect on and cool options to consider. Do you have more questions about Biostatistics? Contact Dr. Michael Boehnke at boehnke@umich.edu or read more about his work here.  The following music was used for this media project: Music: Total Happy Up And Sunny by Sascha Ende License (CC BY 4.0)
25:24
November 01, 2022
No One Right Way: Exploring Health Careers in the University Career Center with Chelsea Moore
No One Right Way: Exploring Health Careers in the University Career Center with Chelsea Moore
In this episode, Chelsea Moore, Assistant Director in the University Career Center (UCC), shares programs and resources offered by her department which can help you explore health careers. Learn how you can make the best fit in a health career and find health-related opportunities to gain experience in your field just by scheduling an appointment in the University Career Center. LSA Pre-Health Advising Website  University Career Center: Pre-Health Resources  Explore Health Careers The following music was used for this media project: Music: Total Happy Up And Sunny by Sascha Ende License (CC BY 4.0)
10:00
October 21, 2022
It’s All about Knowing Your Target Pre-Health Program and Evolving Over Time with Dr. Trevor Kilgore
It’s All about Knowing Your Target Pre-Health Program and Evolving Over Time with Dr. Trevor Kilgore
In this week’s podcast, Dr. Trevor Kilgore (Student Affairs Engagement Coordinator and Academic Advisor in the School of Kinesiology) discusses the value of pacing yourself as a pre-health student. Learn how to evolve over time and using your first year of college to become well-rounded and explore opportunities. Where do you fit on the pre-health journey? Listen as Dr. Kilgore encourages you to research health careers and develop relationships to discover your true path. LSA Pre-Health Advising Website  School of Kinesiology-Undergraduate Advising Website The following music was used for this media project: Music: Total Happy Up And Sunny by Sascha Ende License (CC BY 4.0)
21:11
October 05, 2022
Living Your Authentic Life with Stephanie Chervin
Living Your Authentic Life with Stephanie Chervin
In this podcast, Stephanie Chervin from the LSA Honors Program and Living-Learning Community talks about living your authentic life as a key ingredient to fulfillment on the pre-med path. Hear about how you can choose any major as a pre-health student. Listen as Stephanie talks about the importance of pacing yourself, finding a social community to support you, and figuring out the classes or research experiences which celebrate your curiosity and let you be you on the road to becoming a doctor. LSA Pre-Health Advising Website  LSA Honors Program Website The following music was used for this media project: Music: Total Happy Up And Sunny by Sascha Ende License (CC BY 4.0)
15:10
September 28, 2022
Tackling Life Sciences to Benefit Humanity with Rachel Patterson
Tackling Life Sciences to Benefit Humanity with Rachel Patterson
In this podcast, Rachel Patterson, Senior Academic Advisor/Counselor from the College of Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, shares her perspective on advising pre-health students. You will learn about the intersection between engineering approaches and medicine and also hear about the innovative way engineers contribute to the health professions. Rachel talks about the College of Engineering motto, Tackling Life Sciences to Benefit Humanity. Discover the importance of telling your story on the pre-health path. LSA Pre-Health Advising Website  The following music was used for this media project: Music: Total Happy Up And Sunny by Sascha Ende License (CC BY 4.0)
19:47
September 21, 2022
Coordinating General and Pre-Health Advising with Mai Ze Vang
Coordinating General and Pre-Health Advising with Mai Ze Vang
This week on Code Maize, LSA general advisor Mai Ze Vang and pre-health advisor Julie Nelson discuss how you can coordinate advising services for your major and pre-health program of study. In this episode, advisors discuss common challenges and themes raised by pre-health students and offer suggestions on where and how to find advising support. Listen to find out how you can effectively make use of general advising on the road to become a health care professional. LSA Pre-Health Advising Website  Newman Academic Advising Center The following music was used for this media project: Music: Total Happy Up And Sunny by Sascha Ende License (CC BY 4.0)
19:16
September 21, 2022
Connect with LSA Pre-Health Advising
Connect with LSA Pre-Health Advising
This week on Code Maize, LSA pre-health advisors Maria Raab and Julie Nelson welcome new students and provide an introduction to pre-health advising resources and services. You can learn how to schedule an advising appointment, find academic resources, and explore advising services on campus. Listen to find out about the pre-health process and how to begin your journey LSA Pre-Health Advising Website  The following music was used for this media project: Music: Total Happy Up And Sunny by Sascha Ende License (CC BY 4.0)
11:49
September 07, 2022
Welcome to CODE MAIZE: Trailer
Welcome to CODE MAIZE: Trailer
Welcome U-M community to CODE MAIZE! This podcast is designed for pre-health students and will help guide you during the exploration, preparation, and application phases of your pre-health journey. Code Maize is created by LSA pre-health advisors, Julie Nelson and Maria Raab. Stay tuned for more episodes throughout this semester! The following music was used for this media project: Music: Total Happy Up And Sunny by Sascha Ende License (CC BY 4.0)
02:02
August 19, 2022