5th Annual Health Professions Conference at Mt. San Antonio College (California)
When: Friday, May 27, 2011
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Target Audience: Students who are exploring their professional options in the health careers, or interested in finding out more about their future professions.
About the Conference: Celebrating it's 5th year at Mt. San Antonio College (CALIFORNIA), this is the largest health professions conference of it's kind in the United States. The conference features keynote speakers, workshops on admissions and career tracks, focus groups on various health fields, interactive skills demonstrations including suturing and casting workshops, panel discussions, networking, a 2 1/2 hour health education fair, deans of admission, and much more. For those interested in the latest research in medicine and public health, an all day scientific track features speakers from major medical research centers such as UCI, UCSF, UCLA, Loma Linda University, and USC. Focus groups include special sessions in a wide variety of topics, such as neurology, pain management, pediatric medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, surgery, naturopathic medicine, global health, careers in nursing, physician assistant, occupational therapy, veterinary medicine, public health and epidemiology, exam preparation, mock interviews, medical Spanish, Tai Chi for relaxation, how to write a great personal statement, and dress for success.
Registration includes all sessions and conference materials, breakfast and lunch, and a conference scrub top.