Health Careers Day - Students

Welcome to Health Careers Day

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Friday, September 16, 2016

HCD16 is to be held on September 16th, 2016, at UAH in the Shelby Center for Science and Technology (SST).

 It features sessions, an exhibit fair with deans and admissions officers from professional schools, and Nursing Building tours.

This event is open to UAH students and the community and includes students interested all health careers: medicine, nursing, dentistry, PT/OT, pharmacy, PA, vet, optometry, public health, and more.

registration is open now


Schedule & Information

Click "Register Now!" to register to attend!

Be sure to download the Guidebook to get more up-to-date and detailed information on the schedule!

Session 1:

9:10am-9:40am: Sharing is Caring: Peer to Peer Connection

Session 2:

9:45am-10:15am: Exploring Undergraduate Research

9:45am-10:15am: Get Involved, Improve your Chances

Session 3:

10:20am-10:50am: No Joke. How Improv can Improv your Interviewing.

10:20am-10:50am: Stepping Stone: Work Experience to Improve your Application

Session 4:

11:00am-1:00pm: Exhibit Fair - 11am-1pm, SST Lobby

Session 5:

1:00pm-2:00pm: Human Cadaver Demonstration (Live Feed): Sports Medicine

Registration for an HCD16 session/fair, does NOT dismiss you from UAH courses, unless your professor has granted it.


HCD16s Registration Information:

Must register online to attend. 

Check-in (required) will be in the SST Lobby and opens at 7am and closes at 1pm.

Must attend pick at least one session to attend, at minimum.

Download the Guidebook and search "UAH Health Careers Day" to see up-to-date information on sessions.


Registration automatically enters you into raffle for a Kaplan Test Prep Course.

Participation in the exhibit fair enters your name into another raffle for a separate prize!




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Who Attended HCD15:
Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
Alabama State University Department of Occupational Therapy
Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy
Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine
Belmont University College of Pharmacy
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM)
Kaplan Test Prep
Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
Lincoln Memorial University-Debusk
Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy
Mercer University College of Health Sciences
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine - Georgia Campus - School of Pharmacy
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Ross University School of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
Samford Pharmacy McWhorter School of Pharmacy
US Army Healthcare
UAB Department of Occupational Therapy
UAB Physician Assistant Program
UAB School of Dentistry
UAB School of Health Professions - Allied Health Professions
UAB School of Health Professions - Medical Laboratory Sciences
UAB School of Medicine
UAB Rural Medicine Program
UAB School of Public Health
UAB School of Nursing
UAB School of Optometry
Union University School of Pharmacy
University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga School of Nursing




HCD16 Sponsors:

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