Health Professions Exposed
Monday, March 16, 2020 - Thursday, March 19, 2020
HPE consists of a series of workshops designed to inform students about preparing, engaging, and succeeding in the health professions field.
Access and view PDF’s of PowerPoint presentations for Health Professions Exposed below:
- March 16th – How to be a Competitive Applicant
- March 16th - Get Involved wtih COPE Health Scholars
- March 17th – Writing a Health Professions Statement of Purpose
- March 17th - Get Involved with Student Scribes
- March 18th – Interviewing Strategies for Health Professions Schools
- March 18 - Get with CSUF Allied Health Academy
Get Involved with COPE Health Scholars
Monday, March 16, 2020 11:00AM - 12:00PM (LH 210G)
The COPE Scholars Programs give students firsthand experience in health care. Join this workshop to hear from a COPE representative about the programs they offer and how to apply. This program is the perfect opportunity for those who want to work in health care.
How to be a Competitive Applicant
Monday, March 16 , 2020 3:00pm - 4:30pm (LH 210G)
Do you want to go to health professions school but are unsure of the process or requirements and how to stand out? Attend this workshop to learn about being a prepared and competitve applicant for health professions programs.
Princeton Review Test Prep Review Webinar
Monday, March 16. 2020 5:00PM - 6:30PM (online webinar)
Are you thinking about applying to a health professions school program but not sure what exam you will need to take? Join Princeton Review for this online webinar event where they will be providing an overview of the various exams know of, such as MCAT, GRE, etc.
Writing a Health Professions Statement of Purpose
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 10:00am - 11:30am (LH-210G)
As you begin the application process to a program in the health professions field, prepation is key! This workshop will help you begin the writing process and give you a step-by-step guide of what to do and what not to do when writing this significant statement.
Get Involved with Student Scribes
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 2:00pm - 3:00pm (LH 210G)
Join this workshop to learn about how you can learn more about this employer and oppurtunities to further gain experience. Student Scribes is a revolutionary program in which students are able to directly shadow and scribe for private physicians and medical professionals. Our scribes come from a variety of backgrounds, however they are all united with one goal: to become medical professionals. Each scribe is a current or graduated collegiate student, many who are on track to medical, nursing, or PA school.
***The Hear it From Your Peers: How to Get Into Professional School SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED AS OF 3/16**
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 5:00pm - 6:30pm
**THIS SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED **Are you thinking about applying to medical school, pharmacy school, or other health professions? Learn advice, insights and knowledge from students who have been through the process and have been accepted into health professions programs. Also learn about all of the services and resources the Health Professions Advising Office (HPAO) at CSUF offers. Towards the end of the session, you will have the opportunity to mingle with the panelists and members of pre-health student organizations on campus.
- Aissa Do, ( Master of Science in Medical Science)
- Josh McKinley (D.O. Osteopathic Doctor)
- Rachel Wood (P.A. Physician Assistant)
- Marlene Hernandez (M.D. Medical Doctor)
Get Involved with CSUF Allied Health Academy
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am (LH 210G)
Are you hoping to pursue an allied health career? CSUF’s Allied Health Academy prepares students for graduate school in allied health programs. They provide a variety of services to enable CSUF students to pursue careers in social work, counseling, public health, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy. Find out more about what they offer at this information session.
***THE Exploring Public Health Careers Panel SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED AS OF 3/16**
Wednesday, March 18, 2020 5:00pm - 6:30pm
**THIS SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED **Attend this panel session to learn about the various opportunities and career paths in healthcare, how to plan for these paths, and ways to get your foot in the door to have a successful career.
- Sinan Khan, Los Angeles County Chief Executive Office, Office of Emergency Management, Associate Director, Biochemistry Alumn
- Katrina Khamis, Edward Life Sciences, Associate Analyst, HESC Alumna
- Khara Huhta, BSI Group, Consultant Manager
- Carla Bouchard, State of California Department of Health Services - Children's Medical Services, Public Health Nutrition Consultant
Interviewing Strategies for Health Professions School
Thursday, March 19, 2020 11:00am - 12:30pm (LH-210G)
Why do you want to pursue a health profession and why should we accept you into our program? These are questions you need to be prepared to answer and this workshop will help you conquer the health professions school interview process. The workshop will discuss tips and strategies on how to prepare and what to expect from the interview process.
**THE Explore Career in Sports Medicine SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED AS OF 3/9**
Thursday, March 19, 2020 5:00pm - 6:30pm
**THIS SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED **Join us to discover the field of sports medicine and learn about the various opportunities which exist to make an impact in fast-growing health care field. In addition to the exploration session, we will offer a hands-on activity where you will get an introduction to Sports Medicine Taping and Wrapping.