18th Dec2014

OHSU Diversity Recruitment Conferences

by Oregon HOSA

Oregon Health & Science University
Center for Diversity & Inclusion Pre-Health Advisors Conference

February 27, 2015 | 8:30 AM to 3:45 PM

As an advisor, you play an important role in helping and supporting students enter the ever-changing world of health care and health professions education. To assist you in providing students with accurate and timely information about opportunities at Oregon Health & Science University, you are cordially invited to attend the Center for Diversity & Inclusion Pre-Health Advisors Conference.

This one-day event is an opportunity to meet faculty, staff and administrators:

  • School of Medicine (MD, Graduate Studies, & Physician Assistant)
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Dentistry
  • College of Pharmacy (Dr.Ph. program jointly offered with Oregon State University)

You will learn about individual program requirements, admissions process, student support services and program curriculum. The conference sessions will take place throughout the campus and will incorporate tours of facilities and labs. Current OHSU students will also be on hand to share their experiences and insight.

For more information, visit the website, email David Martinez at martidavi@ohsu.edu, Manager of Student Recruitment and Retention, or call 503-494-9512.


11th Dec2014

Health Careers Day at Riverbend

by Oregon HOSA


by Chenue Her

Published November 8, 2014

health careers daySPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Nearly 100 high school students are learning about healthcare professions on Saturday. Sacred Heart at RiverBend hosted a health careers day.

Students from some lane county high schools spent the day listening to different healthcare workers speak and give presentations on the variety of jobs within the field.

Coordinators say the students learned about what the field looks like now and how it will look in the future.

“What careers are in high demand in healthcare and the projected job growth? The demand for healthcare workers in Lane County is projected to grow 31 percent by 2020,” said Jane Golden, coordinator with Lane Healthcare Pathways.

Coordinators say they plan on having a similar event in the near future for Lane County middle schoolers.



11th Dec2014

Summer Equity Research Program

by Oregon HOSA


Interested in research, medicine, nursing, dentistry, physician assistant, or public health?  Thinking about graduate school?

The OHSU Summer Equity Research Internship Program offers:

  • An exciting opportunity to spend eight weeks working with faculty and graduate students in a research setting.
  • Equity Interns will learn new research skills and gain hands-on lab experience.
  • Weekly seminars with fellow interns and faculty mentors
  • Scientific poster presentation of your summer research project.
  • Ongoing mentoring and advising about your individual career pathway.
  • Shadowing and Clinical experience (MD Track).
  • A paid stipend during the program.

More information can be found here: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/vision/center-for-diversity-inclusion/academic-resources/internships/summer-equity-internship.cfm

Deadline: December 15, 2014

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