Health Professions Week Event Schedule

Health Professions Week is an exciting, FREE week-long event for high school and college students interested in learning more about careers in the health professions. Health Professions Week will include an online treasure hunt, campus outreach events and two virtual fairs. Health Professions Week will provide prospective students from across the country with multiple opportunities to explore 19 health professions so they can identify the best career … Continue reading Health Professions Week Event Schedule

Sharing of a bacterium related to tooth decay among children and their families

Date:June 20, 2016 Source:American Society for Microbiology Research presented at the ASM Microbe research meeting provides compelling evidence that children acquireStreptococcus mutans, the bacterium most frequently associated with dental caries, from intra- and extra-familial sources besides their mother. Children typically have more than one strain (i.e., genotype) of S. mutans and most share at least one strain with mother or a family member. However, 72% … Continue reading Sharing of a bacterium related to tooth decay among children and their families

Kaplan Test Prep: See expert DAT® instructor Chris Murphy in action.

DAT Organic Chemistry Wednesday, June 15, 2016 10:00 p.m. ET | 7:00 p.m. PT What really happens in one of our DAT classrooms? Join us for this special event and take advantage of this rare opportunity to observe a real Kaplan class—DAT Organic Chemistry: Watch one of Kaplan’s top instructors teach a topic often tested on the DAT Get a sneak peek at what it … Continue reading Kaplan Test Prep: See expert DAT® instructor Chris Murphy in action.

Webinar on Staying Present: Mindfulness in Health Care

June 21, 2016 7:30–8:30 p.m. CDT Register now Mindfulness means “Paying attention in a particular way: On purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally” (Kabat-Zinn). The field of mindfulness-based interventions is currently exploding. Emerging mindfulness-based interventions for young adults are showing significant promise in helping them to cope with adversity and promote resilience and positive development. Mindfulness-based interventions are also showing promise for health care … Continue reading Webinar on Staying Present: Mindfulness in Health Care

HOSA 39th Annual International Leadership Conference

The highlight of every year for HOSA members is the HOSA International Leadership Conference. The conference is held in June in different cities across the United States. The HOSA International Leadership Conference includes: Exciting general sessions HOSA University Exhibits presented by professional healthcare associations Competitive Events The annual business of the national student organization of HOSA by the national voting delegates Educational Symposium – workshops … Continue reading HOSA 39th Annual International Leadership Conference