Welcome to the Health and Life Science interest community!

Members of this community are interested in careers that combine their love of science with their desire to help people.

People who pursue careers in Health and Life Sciences take knowledge from science and other related sources and apply it to research and clinical practices to maintain and improve the health of living beings.

Examples of career pathways include (but are not limited to): diagnostic services, therapeutic services, support services, health informatics, and biotechnology research and development. Professionals work in hospitals, dental offices and laboratories, government and private research centers, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, community and public agencies, and large health care organizations.

Free workshops & drop-in groups @ the Counseling Center

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The Counseling Center is offering free workshops and drop-in groups that teach skills related to stress management, managing thoughts and emotions, mindfulness, and more. All of their workshops for Spring 2020 will be offered via Zoom.

To request link, contact counsels@uw.edu

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AmeriCorps VISTA position with Access, Community & Equity (ACE) program

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MESA is a STEM student support program that focuses on initiatives to improve diversity and retention of historically underrepresented students in STEM, including African American, Latinx/Hispanic, American Indian/Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, and women students.

MESA has been awarded the WACC AmeriCorps …

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85+ Employers Looking to Hire Huskies – 5/13 UW Virtual Job & Internship Fair

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Students & Alumni: Register Here

We are one week away from the first ever Tri-Campus Virtual Job & Internship Fair on May 13th from 10am-2pm PDT and excited to announce that we have over 85 employers that are eager to …

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Workshop on Research Funding through NIH Diversity Supplements 5/28

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Grad Student & Post-doc (Virtual) Workshop

Research Funding through NIH Diversity Supplements

Thursday, May 28, 2020

3:00 – 5:00 PM

Register at https://tinyurl.com/yan7s5da

What are Diversity Supplements?

Diversity supplements are awards of additional funds to a faculty member’s ongoing NIH grant …

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Healthcare employment opportunities at Virtual Job & Internship Fair 5/13

Healthcare employment opportunities at Virtual Job & Internship Fair 5/13

We have a number of healthcare employers confirmed for our upcoming Virtual Job & Internship Fair!

They include:

Catholic Community and Housing Services of Western Washington
Providence Health & Human Services
US Air Force Health Professions
Downtown Emergency Service Center …

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