Violet Society Workshops & Community Events
In addition to class-specific events, the Violet Societies organize school-wide mentoring and professional development workshops and events for all students to explore different specialties and learn about NYU School of Medicine programs.
Get answers to your career questions in our series of one-hour sessions with faculty members and residents practicing in various specialties.
Clinical Clubs and Activities
Attend specialty-specific guest-speaker engagements and participate in educational workshops, shadowing opportunities, and more through activities hosted in collaboration with NYU School of Medicine’s many student clubs.
Learn strategies for adjusting to the academic demands of medical school, and get information on the curricular features of our dual MD/master’s degree programs and how to apply.
Finding Your Specialty
Finding Your Specialty panel discussions are held each fall. Panels consist of three to six residents from a variety of specialties who educate students about the intricacies of daily life to guide them through the selection process.
During the holiday season, the Violet Society Program hosts this social event to encourage student and faculty networking.
Violet Society Olympics
In this community-building student favorite, the four Violet Societies square off in a series of games and activities to see who’s got what it takes to bring home the gold.