Description

The students are exploring different career paths that they can take post high school or college.  There is a lot of interest in the medical field, preferably in oncology.  A Doctor is preferred, but anyone is great

Key Questions

What is a typical day like?

What was Medical School like?

What happens after medical school?

Salary?

What advice would you give to a middle schooler interested in becoming a Doctor?

What classes should I take in high school to better prepare myself for this career?

Do you recommend volunteering in hospitals?

Expected Outcomes

I want the students to learn what it takes to get a career in the medical field, and that there is more to it than the paycheck.

Documents

Curriculum Alignment

Completed Date

 02/27/2017 11:30 AM   Eastern Time

Duration

 00:45

Requester

Megan Davis COLTON-REDLANDS-YUCAIPA ROP

Presenter

Electra Disbrow, MHA UnityPoint Health
Classes
AVID - 7TH AND 8TH  
Grades
Grade 6 To 8  
Career Clusters
Health Science  
No. of Students
36
Topic
Careers in Medical Field
Sub Topic
Oncology  
Industry
doctor   Oncologist   medical  
Skills/Specialties
Oncologist   oncology   medical doctor