Exploring Health Care Careers Lecture Series
Jumpstart your career in healthcare!
Explore your options at our Lecture Series for High School Students
Thursdays 4:00 – 5:15 PM
at the Regina McGinn Conference Center
475 Seaview Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10305
Please drop off and pick up on Seaview Avenue to prevent a traffic jam
in the Regina McGinn, MD Education Center
Feb 2 How To Prepare for a Career in Medicine
Dr. Marianne Smith, Associate Director Ambulatory Medicine & current
Medical School Students Associated Medical Schools of NY (AAMC)
Pre lecture suggested links http://molmed.org/events/prep & Aspiringdocs.org
List the steps a student must take from high school forward if interested
in medicine. Recommended also for very engaged and knowledgeable parents.
REGISTER FOR THE FEBRUARY 2ND CLASS
Feb 16 Careers in the OR Opening Hearts
John P Nabagiez, MD, FACS, Cardiothoracic Surgery along with a nurse, physician
assistant and perfusionist, will discuss the various opportunities available
in the subspecialty of cardiothoracic surgery, as well the many different
pathways to those careers. Cardiothoracic surgery is a highly specialized
field of medicine including all operations on the chest including the
heart, lungs and esophagus. It involves all members of the healthcare
team, particularly physician assistants, nurses and perfusionists, who
run the cardiopulmonary bypass machine required for many open heart procedures.
All of these career paths will be discussed, along with videos of cardiac
surgery procedures including bypass surgery and valve operations.
REGISTER FOR THE FEBRUARY 16TH CLASS
March 2 Rehab Medicine Team Every Body Moves
Careers in Audiology / Occupational / Physical / Speech Therapy / Therapeutic
Rehabilitation restores function; learn about a day in the life of a therapist,
the schools and multiple career opportunities available.
REGISTER FOR THE MARCH 2ND CLASS
required for each presentation on SIUH.edu/future
www.healthmanagementcareers.org/ Healthcare is one of today’s most dynamic and growing fields, with
a wide range of opportunities and challenges. This Internet resource guide
will assist you in exploring a career in the healthcare management field
and provide you with information so that you can make a more informed