College of Osteopathic Medicine Orientation

Welcome to Orientation!

  • Wednesday, July 27, 2022

    Welcome, General Expectations, Team Building, Curriculum, Research

    8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
    Check In: 1st floor foyer

    9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
    Dean's Welcome & Introduction to COM Leadership

    10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    Curriculum Alignment

    11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    Curricular Threads – Professionalism

    11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Lunch (return by 12:50 p.m.)

    1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Honor Contract Team Building

    2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Research Introduction & Expectations, Faculty Research Panel

  • Thursday, July 28, 2022

    Technology, Research, Basic Sciences Expectations

    8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
    Check In: 1st floor foyer

    8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
    Academic Technology (bring device)

    9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Learning Communities, Scavenger Hunt, Student Panel Q&A

    1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
    Break

    1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Basic Sciences & Self-Directed Learning

  • Friday, July 29, 2022

    Mission, Learning, Assessment, Evaluation, Feedback, Military, Clinical Medicine Expectations

    8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
    Check In: 1st floor foyer

    8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
    MedEd Research, Informed Consent, Assessment, Evaluation, Feedback, and Professionalism

    10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    Mission and Rural Underserved

    11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
    Learning Lunch with MSA: Introduction to MSA (end 1:30 p.m.)

    1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Military

    3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Ultrasound Session

  • Monday, August 1, 2022

    Personality, Resources, Clinical Anatomy, Expectations

    8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
    Check In: 1st floor foyer

    8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
    Library Overview, Learning Resources, & Course Support

    9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    Personality

    11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    Break

    11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    MSA: Taking Tests

    12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
    Lunch (return by 1:20 p.m.)

    1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Clinical Anatomy

  • Tuesday, August 2, 2022

    Personality, Wellness, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Expectations

    8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
    Check In: 1st floor foyer

    8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
    Wellness

    9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    Personality

    11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    Break

    11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    Student Affairs: Managing Stress

    12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
    Lunch (return by 1:20 p.m.)

    1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

  • Wednesday, August 3, 2022

    Title IX, Committee Introductions, Team Building

    8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
    Check In: 1st floor foyer

    8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Committee Intros: SPAP, DEI

    9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
    Break

    9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    Title IX

    11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    Change clothes, travel to Dave & Buster's

    12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Dave & Buster's OMS1/OMS2 Team Building Activity

  • Thursday, August 4, 2022

    Student Support Services, Career Planning, Student Success Resources

    8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
    Check In: 1st floor foyer

    8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    UPD & Emergency Management

    9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    Student Affairs

    11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    Financial Aid, Registrar, Cashier

    11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    COM Student Affairs & Coordinated Care Q&A

    12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Lunch (return by 1:50 p.m.)

    2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    MSA: Managing Time

    3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    MSA: MSPE Specialist/CIM Check-in

  • Friday, August 5, 2022

    Clinical Medicine Expectations, BLS Training

    8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    Clinical Medicine

    12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Lunch (return by 12:50 p.m.)

    1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Clinical Medicine

  • White Coat Ceremony Rehearsal
    Friday, August 12, 2022

    Getting to Know SHSU, White Coat Ceremony Preparation

    3:00 p.m.
    Travel to Main Campus Huntsville (Arrive by 3:50 p.m.)

    4:00 p.m.
    White Coat Ceremony Walkthrough
    Location: Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum, Huntsville, Texas

  • White Coat Ceremony
    Saturday, August 13, 2022

    White Coat Ceremony
    Dress: Business/Dressy

    8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Travel to Main Campus in Huntsville (Arrive by 8:50 a.m.)

    9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
    Check-in and Final Preparations at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum, Huntsville, Texas

    10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    White Coat Ceremony

Legend

Travel

Food Provided

Casual Attire

Business Attire

Optional Event