Past Event

Information Session | Volunteer Opportunities at the NY Brain Bank

November 21, 2023
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Online Event Link will be circulated after registration closes

GS premeds are invited to learn about volunteer opportunities at The New York Brain Bank (NYBB) at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. NYBB volunteers will:

  1. Assist staff in banking and organizing frozen post-mortem tissue.

  2. Assist staff in fulfilling tissue requests and providing additional information on tissue.

  3. Organize, label, and file slides, donor information charts, and formalin-fixed tissue.

  4. Stock, clean, and prepare the cutting room for incoming cases.

  5. Fulfill lab upkeep tasks, including regular checks of freezer temperatures.

A position description can be found here:


Contact Information

GS Postbac Premed Office