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 featuring graduate healthcare professional schools and programs, and tours of UAH's campus facilties, including a Nursing School simulation lab tour and a Kinesiology lab tour.

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.


***Please note: The first session time and topic has been changed***

registration is open now


Schedule & Information

Click "Register Now!" above to register to attend!

Download GUIDEBOOK to get up-to-date information & schedule details!
Graduate School in a High Tech World: Nursing Leading the Way
You choose!
Exploring Undergraduate Research

Get Involved, Improve your Chances


You choose!

No Joke. How Improv can Improve your Interviewing

Stepping Stone: Work Experience to Imrpove your Application

EXHIBIT FAIR with Professional Schools/Programs
SST Lobby
Cadaver Demonstration (Live Feed):
Sports Medicine Version


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


HCD16s Registration Information:

Every student must register online to attend. 

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

Must choose at least one session (outsid the fair) to attend, at minimum.

Download GUIDEBOOK, search for "UAH Health Careers Day" and build your own schedule and gain up-to-date information!


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!




Follow us on Twitter at @UAHHCD and Facebook: UAH Health Careers Day for HCD updates!



Who is Currently Attending HCD16:

Schools below cover the following fields:
Biomedical and Health Sciences, Biotechnology, Clinical Medical Psychology, Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences, Genetic Counseling, Health Physics, Health Services Administration, Healthcare Quality and Safety, Medicine, Nuclear Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition Sciences, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Public Health, Rural Medicine, and more.
UAH College of Nursing
Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
Alabama State University Department of Occupational Therapy
Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy
Belmont University College of Pharmacy
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM)
Lincoln Memorial University-Debusk Physician Assistant Program
Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy
Mercer University College of Health Sciences
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine - Georgia Campus - School of Pharmacy
South University School of Pharmacy and Physician Assistant Program
UAB Master of Science in Health Administration
UAB Medical Laboratory Sciences
UAB Nuclear Medicine Technology Program & Health Physics Program
UAB Physician Assistant Program
UAB Rural Medicine Program
UAB School of Dentistry
UAB School of Health Professions
UAB School of Medicine
UAB School of Nursing
UAB School of Optometry
UAB School of Public Health
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences - F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
Union University School of Pharmacy
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga School of Nursing
Download GUIDEBOOK, search for "UAH Health Careers Day" and see the list of schools AS they register!




HCD16 Sponsors:

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