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.

APPLY: Mayor Durkan Youth Climate Council due January 30th


Mayor Durkan is Seeking Passionate and Committed Youth for Mayor’s Youth Climate Council


Mayor Durkan is creating an opportunity for young leaders to continue building their own capacity as advocates, shape new ideas for policies and programs to stem …

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Pre-Health Workshops in Winter

Winter 2020 Pre-Health Workshops

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Getting Great Clinical Exposure

Thursday 1/29 3:00-3:30 pm, Career & Internship Center, Mary Gates Hall 134

Health professional Schools are looking for evidence that applicants understand the jobs they are applying for, …

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Top 10 jobs for Life Science majors

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From Phlebotomy Examiner 9/10/18:


If you’ve recently completed your bachelor’s degree in the life sciences, you may be wondering what to do next.

Or, perhaps you’ve not yet chosen your major, and you’re curious about employment options if you …

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Nurse Practitioner Specialties Explained

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The modern healthcare world has expanded vastly in recent history to offer quality and comprehensive care to patients of all ages and all demographics like never before. We know more and can do more to promote the best …

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