Current Members First GBM:

Current Members have 2 opportunities to attend the first GBM of the Fall 2017 semester.

  1. September 18th at 5pm in Lecture Center D4
  2. September 19th at 5pm in Lecture Center D4

At these GBMs, you will be formally introduced to the 2017/18 Executive Board. The E-Board will go through the new constitution and renovated credit system. It is essential that you understand how credit will be awarded this year. If you have any questions or concerns after the GBM, please contact us (uic.hc.sfp@gmail.com).

New Members:

We would like to welcome the new members! You can attend the previously mentioned GBMs or you may RSVP to attend the Induction Ceremony where we will go over the same content. Information regarding the induction ceremony can be found in your acceptance email. There will also be a page concerning the induction ceremony.

Events and Activities:

1. Bowling with members of the Midwest Brain Injury Clubhouse 

When: Friday Sept 22nd, 9am-12pm and/or 12pm-3pm

Where: Waveland Bowl, 3700 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60618

The event will be worth 30 Points (if one of the shifts available is attended) and 70 Points (if both shifts are attended).

No-show penalty: 30 Points (if signed up for one shift), 50 Points (if signed up for both shifts)

Sign up here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc2SUENJcjngPDcVIpRzlYCcNrnDJRzqwT0ujn_i9blEQhguQ/viewform?c=0&w=1

With questions reach out to Sol (ssavch2@uic.edu) or Nick (nkoto2@uic.edu)

2. Pizza with members of the Midwest Brain Injury Clubhouse

When: Tuesday Sept 26nd, 10am-1:00pm

Where: Lou Malnatis, 1235 W Randolph St,

Volunteers will meet at MBIC (1436 W Randolph St ) and assist/escort members on a walk to and from the restaurant with staff. After lunch volunteers will assist in escorting members back to MBIC so that they may take their usual Pace transportation home.

The event will be worth 35 Points 

No-show penalty: 35 Points

Sign up here: 

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeFngCjOq32aw4C6i4kvU1NHO9QbE5turU4amWmcapLSr20KA/viewform?c=0&w=1

With questions reach out to Sol (ssavch2@uic.edu) or Nick (nkoto2@uic.edu).

3. New member application for the Clinical Experience Committee

Please, fill out the form below by Sun 9/24.  Contact Sol (ssavch2@uic.edu) with any questions. Note, any members from the previous years need to reapply.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfvJfNhxWlH_E2mECvp0N04PSgf8C5wz2OY_bY9uyCz3GyzmQ/viewform?c=0&w=1

4. Mentor/Mentee Committee

If you are interested in becoming a mentor or mentee for the upcoming year please fill out this form https://goo.gl/forms/PudnRlf6tLNLkfKG2 by Sept 30th!

5. Volunteer Committee

If you want to help out with planning volunteer events this year fill out this form!   Contact Nick (nkoto2@uic.edu) with any questions. 

Volunteer Committee Application

6. UIC EMS

Are you interested in gaining clinical experience? Are you a person who is excited by the idea of helping save and preserve life during medical emergencies? We offer an EMS 200 course on campus, which certifies and prepares students for an EMT-B license. For questions about the course or how being an EMT was meaningful as a pre-med, e-mail Gelique at gayala4@uic.edu

7. 2017 Chicago Marathon

When: Sunday October 8th, 5:00am - 10:15am

Where: LaSalle Boulevard between Ohio Street and Huron Street

This year we will be at Aid Station 2 for the Chicago Marathon (which also means cool Chicago Marathon Gear). Come help us hand out water and Gatorade to the runners at they run the marathon. Since we are at aid station 2 we will be done early! There is limited availability so it is first come first serve. The event will be worth 60 Points

No-show penalty: 50 Points

To sign up fill out both of the forms below, 1 is for SFP and one is for the Chicago Marathon. For the Chicago Marathon Registration scroll down and find UIC Society of Future Physicians to make sure you're registered under our group!

SFP 2017 Chicago Marathon Sign Up

Chicago Marathon Registration

If you have any questions feel free to email Nick (nkoto2@uic.edu).

8. 2017 Hot Chocolate 5k/15k

When: Sunday October 29th, Time: TBD

Where: Millennium Park Area

Come help out at the Hot Chocolate 5k/15k. Spend some time with your fellow SFP members at the race and then enjoy some free chocolate covered snacks after you're done volunteering! The volunteering shift will be early in the morning and will most likely be worth more than 60 Points. (More info will be distributed in October to those who sign up to volunteer). There is limited availability so it is first come first serve.

The event will be worth: TBD

No-show penalty: TBD

To sign up fill out both of the forms below, 1 is for SFP and one is for the RAM Racing which is the organization that does the run.

SFP 2017 Hot Chocolate 5k/15k Sign Up

RAM Racing SFP Registration

If you have any questions feel free to email Nick (nkoto2@uic.edu).

9. Weekly SPARK Missions

When: Saturdays, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Where: Port Center (PEB B60) and in the city

Starting Saturday, September 23rd, there will be weekly SPARK Missions that you are welcome to attend. SPARK is a student created non-profit organization that helps the homeless in Chicago. At the Port Center you will bag lunches (sandwiches, chips, fruit, water, cookies) and then after all the lunches are made you will head out into the city and hand out the lunches. All supplies will be provided by SPARK, the only thing you are asked to bring is good walking shoes and your Ventra pass. If you are interested in participating, send an email to Nick (nkoto2@uic.edu) by 5:00 PM the Friday before the mission you want to attend, include your name and the date you want to attend. The event will be worth 30 Points

No-show penalty: 30 Points

If you have any questions feel free to email Nick (nkoto2@uic.edu).