HEALTH PROFESSIONS WEEK – AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY FOR CURRENT AND PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS
The CAATE is excited and honored to have the opportunity to represent Athletic Training during Health Professions Week. Health Professions Week (HPW) is an exciting week-long event for high school and college students interested in learning more about careers in the health professions. This collaborative event will take place the week of September 26-30, 2016. HPW will include an online treasure hunt, on-campus events, and a two-day virtual fair. Students, teachers, and parents are invited to register for free. Click here to access the online registration invitation. We encourage programs to distribute this information to current and prospective students.
Each event during HPW provides students with interactive opportunities to explore health-related education programs and careers. Students will learn about eighteen health professions, talk directly with current healthcare practitioners, and find information about educational requirements for each career.
Health Professions Week is a collaborative effort sponsored by the organizations that promote health profession education. The careers represented and their sponsoring organizations are: