Which Health Profession is Right for Me?
The Career and Professional Development Center offers a series of assessments of personality, strengths and interests, including Myers-Briggs, Clifton StrengthsFinder, and Strong Interest Inventory®. These may assist you in determining a suitable profession. A helpful survey of health professions careers is available at ExploreHealthCareers.org.
Discuss your interests with Dr. D'Antonio and arrange an opportunity to shadow a healthcare professional. To arrange an appointment send a request with your availabilty to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Where can I find specific information on different Health Professions?
Allopathic (MD) Medicine: AAMC / MCAT2015
Osteopathic (DO) Medicine: AACOM / OMM / MCAT2015
Dentistry: ADEA / GoDental / Shadowing
Genetic Counseling: NSGC / What is Genetic Counseling?
Nursing: AANP / Types of nursing degrees / Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
Optometry: AOA / OD Career Guide / Doctor of Optometry video
Pharmacy: AACP / Admissions FAQ / PharmD school info
Physician Assistant: AAPA / PA Education Asociation
Physical Therapy: APTA / Education overview
Podiatric Medicine: AACPM / Admissions
Public Health: ASPPH / CEPH
Veterinary Medicine: AAVMC / Schools