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Missouri HOSA

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WONDER WEDNESDAYS

As part of the Missouri HOSA 2020-2021 State Officer Team’s Program of Work, they have developed Wonder Wednesday Webinars for student members the first Wednesday of each month from 4:30-5:30 pm. This is an opportunity for student members to learn more about healthcare careers. Information regarding the upcoming webinar will be advertised on the Missouri HOSA social media outlets. Please encourage your Local Chapter Members to tune in!

The first Wonder Wednesday Webinar featuring United Planet took place September 2nd.  You can find the recording of the webinar by clicking below.  If you have a student member interested in learning more, please have him/her contact Callie Roberts, International Programs & Partnerships Manager, at 617-874-8041 or callie@unitedplanet.org.  United Planet’s website also has an abundance of information available:  https://www.unitedplanet.org/

The second Wonder Wednesday Webinar featuring American Dental Education Association took place on October 7th. The recording of the webinar can be found below. If you have any questions or are interested in learning more you can contact Elizabeth Reitz Johnson, Director of Recruitment for ADEA Application Services at johnsone@adea.org.There is also a wealth of information located on the ADEA's website: https://www.adea.org.

The November Wonder Wednesday Webinar featured SmartStart, which is  a platform through which high school seniors can receive advising about opportunities in combined medicine programs across the country.  The creators of SmartStart shared helpful information and resources on the application process for BS/MD program admission.  You can find out more through the SmartStart website at https://smartstartbsmd.wixsite.com/smartstart

Listen to inspirational stories shared by healthcare practitioners from various career options you may have not even heard of or thought of as your future healthcare career.  This lightheaded and uplifting webinar provided by the Health Professions Network (HPN), will not only inform you of alternative career options, but inspire you to reach your career goals as a Future Health Professional!  

Have you ever wanted to learn more about building a Health Policy Career?  Sponsored by California Health and Human Services, the presenter shares insight on the development and implementation of healthcare policies.   As part of this webinar, the Missouri HOSA State Officer Team also reviews session material through Kahoot!   

Have you ever wanted to learn more about a career in pathology?  If so, this webinar is for you!  It will walk you through missionary pathology on a global scale, and share real-life examples along the way! 

If you believe your future health care career involves medical school, this webinar is for you!  Listen in to the real and raw stories of medical students on various paths and timelines as they pursue their career in Medicine. 

In the April Wonder Wednesday Webinar, Exploring Careers in Public Health featuring Children’s National Hospital in Washington D.C., students will learn about the field of public health and why it matters; understand the role of public health in improving population health; and learn about the various careers in public health. 

Have you ever wondered about a career in Neurodiagnostics?  Learn more about the functions and electrical activity of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system, including common procedures like EEGs, Sleep Studies and Nerve Condition Studies at this webinar presented by ASET – The Neurodiagnostic Society.