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MCC: A Club for Pre-Health Students from Pre-Health Students

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MCC is open to any and all students interested in any health related career.

MCC meetings can be found on the Events page.

 

Advisors:

Dr. Moriarity, Biological Sciences Chair

Ms. Dana Warner, Coordinator, 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 aed@uah.edu to join the listserv and find out how you can become a member.

Join UAH Medical Careers Club on Facebook to keep up to date with happenings.

You cannot become a full-fledged member until you pay dues.

 

Types of Activites and Events from MCC:

  • Speakers from:
    • Dr. Carter on Rural Medicine and the UAB/Huntsville Rural Medical Program
    • Dr. Woosley on Auburn Pharmacy
    • Coordinator from LifeSouth Blood Donation Center
    • Coordinator from HEALS Clinic in Huntsville and how to volunteer
  • Host & Organize:
    • Health Careers Day open to all students to learn about health careers in their area of interest
  • Tours of:
    • Nearby professional schools (med, pharmacy, vet, etc)
    • Huntsville Hospital
  • Fundraisers
    • Bake Sale
    • Donut Drive
    • Hampton Cove Yard Sale
  • Blood Drive
    • Coordination and Participation
  • MCC Group Participation in:
    • Huntsville Heart Walk
    • Relay for Life
    • Habitat for Humanity
    • Panoply
  • Other Possible Events:
    • Operation Christmas Child
    • Participation in UAH Big Event
    • Participation in Alternative Spring Break
    • Faculty, Staff, and Student Potlucks

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