Instituting and Using a Holistic Admissions Process

Des Moines , IA US
September 22, 2011

The Holistic Admission webcast is designed to assist both biomedical science and clinical faculty in exploring the complex dynamics of weighing and balancing applicants’ experiences and attributes with their academic achievements as a means of accomplishing the mission-based excellence they seek. The author provides a background for instituting and using a holistic review process to screen, interview and select applicants for medical school admissions while offering a context for the motivation for change, the challenges faced and the lessons learned. 

Target Audience

DMU faculty and staff.


Marlene Ballejos, PhD
Assistant Dean for Admissions at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hour(s)
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/22/2011 - 11:00am CDT
Event ends: 
09/22/2011 - 12:00pm CDT
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
Des Moines , IA 50312
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 CE Contact Hour(s)


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