Madeline Babb

Sat Feb 24: Transforming Ambitions into Reality: Journey From Community College to Medicine

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Madeleine Babb, MS I
University of Rochester, School of Medicine
PreMedCC President Emeritus 
Saturday, February 24, 2024, 
10:00am-11:30am PST

Workshop Description:
“Transforming Ambitions into Reality: Journey From Community College to Medicine” is an inspiring workshop designed for community college and university PreMed students who are determined to navigate the challenging path to a career in medicine. This session will spotlight the remarkable journey of going from a community college to a prestigious university, culminating at the University of Rochester, School of Medicine.
In this workshop, Madeleine Babb, MS I from the University of Rochester, School of Medicine, and former President Emeritus of PreMedCC, will share her invaluable experiences and insights. Madeleine’s journey from Santa Barbara City College to UCLA, and ultimately to the University of Rochester, School of Medicine, serves as a powerful example of how dedication, hard work, and strategic planning can turn ambitious dreams into reality.
Attendees will gain firsthand knowledge of navigating the academic and extracurricular paths necessary for a successful transfer from a community college to a top-tier university medical program. This session is a unique opportunity to learn from someone who has successfully traversed this challenging journey, providing you with the motivation and guidance to pursue your own medical aspirations with confidence and clarity. Join us for an empowering experience that could redefine your approach to achieving your medical career goals.

About the Speaker:
Madeleine Babb began her academic career at Santa Barbara City College where she majored in Biological Sciences. At SBCC, she served as president of the SBCC Biology Club, secretary for the Pre-Med Club, and worked as a math and biology tutor. In 2019, Madeleine transferred to University of California, Los Angeles and graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology and minor in Genetics and Society. After graduation, she took two gap years where she worked as a Mohs surgery histology technician and served in the PreMedCC leadership team. She is now a first-year medical student at University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry. Madeleine’s special interests include medical humanities, gastroenterology, and decreasing disparities in medical education. She is passionate about helping non-traditional premedical students achieve their goals of a career in medicine and is honored to work with PreMedCC.

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Topic: Transforming Ambitions into Reality: Journey From Community College to Medicine
When: Saturday, Feb 24, 10:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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