Interested in a career in healthcare? Check out Health Professions Weeks, happening Monday, April 5th through Thursday, April 15th. Check out our events below to kick start your career in the healthcare industry!

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Health Professions Weeks 2021

Monday, April 5th

Tuesday, April 6th

Wednesday, April 7th

Thursday, April 8th

  • 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. | Healthcare Graduate and Professional School Expo

    DATE/TIME: Thursday, April 8: 11 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

    Admission representatives from around the world representing a variety of health programs will be available to answer your questions and learn about the admission process. Test preparation companies will also be in attendance to discuss their services with students.

    (No recording available)

  • 4:00-5:30 p.m. | Careers in Pediatric & Interdisciplinary Health Care Research

    DATE/TIME: Thursday, April 8: 4-5:30 p.m.

    Zoom webinar details available upon registration

    Panelists Include:

    Nadine Afari, (UCI Alumna) MS, Manager, Research Programs CHOC Children’s Research Institute, Children’s Hospital of Orange County, who will speak on opportunities in pediatric research, interdisciplinary research, and the soft skills needed to succeed: personality, attitude, flexibility, motivation, creativity, and grit.

    • Dr. Jonathan Realmuto, (UCI Post Doc), Ph.D., who will share his Ph.D. experience, his top 3 engineering insights, and what he thinks the future of healthcare can look like.

    • Dr. Brian Cohn, Ph.D., who will share his Ph.D. experience, his top 3 insights, and discuss what ideas he thinks can transform healthcare.

    There will also be a Q&A with Dr. Realmuto, Dr. Cohn, and Nadine Afari.

  • 6:00-7:30 p.m. | Health Professions Panel: Focus on Preparing Applying to Grad School

    DATE/TIME: Thursday, April 8: 6-7:30 p.m.

    Zoom webinar details available upon registration.

Tuesday, April 13th

Wednesday, April 14th

Thursday, April 15th

  • 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. | Healthcare Industry Career Fair

    DATE/TIME: Thursday, April 15th: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

    A virtual fair with employers from the healthcare industry recruiting students for part-time, full-time, and internship opportunities. This fair is open to both healthcare and non-healthcare majors, including students looking for opportunities in business administration, data analytics, research, and more.

    (No recording available)