Health Careers Day - Students

Welcome to Health Careers Day

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Fri, September 18, 2015

HCD15 is to be held on September 18th, 2015, at UAH in the Shelby Center for Science and Technology (SST).

 It features pre-health sessions, an exhibit fair with various professionals, and UAH and Nursing Building tours.

This event is open to the surrounding community and UAH students and includes Pre-Health students of all health careers (medicine, dentistry, PT/OT, pharmacy, PA, vet, optometry, public health, nursing, and more).

Mix and mingle with deans and admissions officers from professional schools at the exhibit fair!



Schedule & Information:


9:15a-9:45a - Welcome Session/Keynote Speaker

9:50a-10:20a - "...But those Tweets" or "Exploring Student Research"

10:25a-11:05a - "Interviewing 101" or "Surviving Professional School"

11a-1p - Exhibit Fair: Meet and Greet with Professionals and Programs

1p-1:50p - "Test Prep Resources" or "Perfecting Your Application"

2p-3p - "Human Cadaver Live Feed/Demonstration"


You can pick up your personalized schedule from our on-site Check-In Table.

Check-In opens at 7am and closes at 2pm.


Detailed schedule in Registration Link below

Registration for an HCD15 session/fair, does not dismiss you from UAH courses, unless your professor has granted it.


HCD15s Registration Information:

Must register to attend.

A detailed schedule of sessions and times is listed in the Registration Form. Must attend pick two sessions minimum.

You can find out specific rooms of sessions when you check in at our Check-In Table on Sept 18. Our Check-In Table will be open from 7am-2pm on Sept 18 in the SST Lobby.

Campus and Nursing Building tours will be available.
Registration for tours can be made at the Check-In Table on Sept 18.


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

Participation in the exhibit fair enters you in another raffle for a prize.



Registration for HCD15 is Closed!

Sign up on the day of at our Check-In table:

Open from 7am-2pm on Sept 18th in the Shelby Center

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Who is Attending 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




HCD15 Sponsors:

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