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Med Club hosts homecare nurse

Home care nurse Heather Mcleod describes how to put an IV in to senior Emma Tight. Med club invited Mcleod to speak to students about her profession at the club meeting Dec. 17.

Isra Mohamed

January 14, 2020

Homecare nurse Heather Mcleod said she came to Medical Education Development (MED) Club to talk about her profession to give students more knowledge about different careers in the medical field. She is part of a list of guest speakers that have come to Med Club to talk about their professions. According...

MED club launches first meeting

Freshman Audrey Brown gives a suggestion for a potential speaker at MED club at the first meeting Sept. 17. The next MED club meeting will be Oct. 1 in A313.

Ruthie Posada

September 22, 2019

The first Medical Education Development club meeting kicked off by giving members the opportunity to request potential guest speakers, according to senior and club leader Sofia Seewald. “I wanted to get suggestions on what people wanted to see this year, who they wanted to hear from,” Seewald said...

Occupational therapist speaks at MED club

MED club had occupational therapist Steven Boraas speak to discuss his responsibilities Feb. 4. Boraas said he graduated from Park in 2010.

Henry Brettingen, Dani Orloff, and Noah Orloff

February 10, 2019

After listening to occupational therapist Steven Boraas at the Medical Educational Development club meeting, senior Sidney Hosfield said she appreciated learning about the real world applications of courses available at Park. “I think it is a good way for people to explore their career options espe...

MED club learns from forensic psychologist

Forensic psychologist Ernest Boswell speaking to MED club Oct. 8. The club has many guest speakers attend meetings throughout the year to inform students of different medical professions.

Marta Hill, Isabel Kjaer, and Noah Orloff

November 10, 2018

As freshman Semona Robel heard forensic psychologist Ernest Boswell speak at MED Club Nov. 8, she said she learned important information about careers in the medical field. “(I learned) that getting good grades is definitely important and you should work hard, try your best,” Robel said. A...

MED club hosts former chief of surgery

MED club hosts former chief of surgery

Dani Orloff

December 20, 2017

As freshman Maya Lee reflects on the MED club’s meeting with a former surgeon Dec. 19, she said she found the speaker very inspirational and gave validation for her future aspirations. “I have been wanting to be a surgeon except I’ve always wondered if it’s too much for me or if I would be able...

Senior leads MED Club as president

MED Club president Hannah Wolk addresses peers at a meeting.Their next meeting is Dec. 17.

Avia Kaner-Roth and Esther Gendler

December 4, 2017

When senior MED Club president Hannah Wolk heard about the MED Club two years ago, she felt very excited to join. “I joined because I have always been interested in going into a medical field, but I wasn’t sure exactly what I wanted to be,” Wolk said. Wolk said she always was interested i...

Aspiring medical students hear from expert

Junior Hannah Wolk introduces physical therapist Anne Burt at the first MED club meeting, Oct. 26.

Genesis Buckhalton and Nicole Sanford

October 27, 2016

President of the Medical Education Development (MED) club Hannah Wolk said the speaker at the first club meeting was a success. On Wednesday, October 26, MED club welcomed their first speaker of the year, Anne Burt, a physical therapist. “She just covered everything we wanted information about...

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