Medical Careers Club

Medical Careers Club

Medical Careers Club (MCC) is a club for Pre-Health students by Pre-Health students. MCC is open to any and all students interested in any health related career.

Looking for information on MCC meetings? Check out the MCC/AED Current Events page.

Advisors

Dr. Debra Moriarity

Department Chair, Biology

Dana Parcher Warner, M.S.

Coordinator, Office of Pre-Health Professions Advising

Mission

The mission of Medical Careers Club is to promote fellowship, service, and education among those interested in a career in healthcare.

How to Join

Email mcc@uah.edu to join the mailing list and find out how you can become a member.

Follow the UAH Medical Careers Club on Facebook to keep up to date with happenings. Full club membership is available on full payment of dues.

General MCC Activities

Various Speakers
  • Dr. Carter on Rural Medicine and the UAB/Huntsville Rural Medical Program
  • Dr. Woosley on Auburn Pharmacy
  • LifeSouth Blood Donation Center
  • HEALS Clinic in Huntsville and how to volunteer
Events
  • Plan and Organize Health Careers Day!
Tours
  • Nearby professional schools (med, pharmacy, vet, etc)
  • Huntsville Hospital
Fundraising
  • Bake Sales
  • Donut Drives
  • Hampton Cove Yard Sale
Blood Drives
  • Coordination and Participation
MCC Group Participation in
  • Huntsville Heart Walk
  • Relay for Life
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Panoply
Other Events
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • CASA of Madison County Group Service Project
  • Participation in UAH Big Event
  • Participation in Alternative Spring Break
  • Social Events: MCC Tie Die Day, Cookouts, Hockey Games

Benefits of Membership

  • Opportunity to be part of a group of students interested in health related careers
  • Leadership opportunities as an officer or leader within the club
  • Listen to speakers from various health related fields or schools
  • Take tours of nearby medical, veterinary, and other health related schools
  • Opportunities to participate in activities which promote interest in health careers
  • Interaction with other pre-health students, where you can connect and learn
  • Participation in community service and volunteer events and opportunities

MCC / AED Events

August
  • MCC/AED Picnic and Tie Dye on the Greenway!

September

  • Hosted Health Careers Day 2014 - September 19th - for all UAH students & surrounding community

October

  • Watched "The Waiting Room" Documentary as a group
  • Held "mock application" workshop

November

  • Went on group excursion to Manna House
  • Conducted various fundraising activities together as group

January

  • Restaurant fundraiser at Shaggy's
  • Peer Group activity & "How to organize your Pre-Health life"

February

  • Student Panel - Open to campus to attend

 MCC & AED Spring 2015 Meetings

  • 1.15.15, 5:30p, SC 107 - Minutes from Meeting
  • 1.29.15, 5:30p, SC 107 - Minutes to come!
  • 2.12.15, 5:30p, SC 107 - Minutes from Meeting
  • 2.26.15, 5:30p, SC 107 - Minutes to come!
  • 3.19.15, 5:30p, SC 107 - Minutes to come!
  • 4.09.15, 5:30p, SC 107 - Minutes to come!

MCC & AED Fall 2014 Meetings

MCC / AED Officers

Garrett Wilson

President

Ayesha Iqbal

Vice President

Garrett Dunn

Treasurer

Sophia Smith

Secretary

Olivia Huntzinger

Historian

Molly Stalons

Volunteer Coordinator

Laura Burke

Fundraising Coordinator

Jonathan Trinh

Associate Vice President of MCC

Ayah Abu-Spetani

Associate Secretary of MCC

Meagan Baker

Veterinary Medicine Coordinator

(Other Career Coordinator positions were not filled)

Elections happen in April on a yearly basis. Interested in becoming an officer? Email aed@uah.edu. This club exists because students like you want to make it happen, so if you want to lead, you can make it happen!