Items Tagged ‘Allied Health’

Collaboration opens doors to health care careers for underserved teens

October 2, 2017

Collaboration opens doors to health care careers for underserved teens

By Amy Albin amyalbin

High school senior Genesis Morales thought she knew what she wanted to do with her future, but after completing a special Turner-UCLA Allied Health internship this summer her plans changed direction. “Previously, I was interested in working in substance abuse because I know people who have dealt with that and it’s a really difficult subject,” […]

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Tags: Allied Health, community engagement, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Dr. Carol Mangione, Dr. Kelsey Martin, Heart of Los Angeles, Lauren and Robert Turner, Turner-UCLA Health Allied Health internship


Pharmacists, phlebotomists and more: Program teaches students about vast array of health care careers

August 17, 2016

Pharmacists, phlebotomists and more: Program teaches students about vast array of health care careers

By Amy Albin amyalbin

Many high school students are drawn to the idea of a future career in the health care field but don’t know what steps to take to pursue their goals. That’s where the UCLA Health Allied Health Job Fair program comes in. Through interactive presentations students get a chance to learn about dozens of health care […]

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Tags: Allied Health, careers, high school, job fair, job training, news