Health Professions

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The Medical School Doctor is In

by Amherst College

Summer days at Amherst College are among the busiest of the year for Dr. Richard Aronson ’69, a physician who spends his days reviewing medical school applications, writing letters of recommendations, mentoring students and alumni and doing …

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Is Health Care a Good Career Path?

The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the vital role that health care workers play and highlighted the industry’s ongoing labor shortage. In fact, the pandemic aggravated the labor crunch, as millions of workers — nearly one in five — left the health care …

By John Egan - Forage
Showcase your skills. Find your career fit.
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Recruiting Challenges Healthcare Faces in 2022

In the aftermath of the pandemic, institutions are working hard to return to normal. American industries bemoan The Great Resignation. Shifting to remote or pushed out of work due to shutdowns, slowdowns, and closures of schools and care facilities changed …

By Riia O'Donnell - Hospital Recruiting
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Career & Exploration Guides


Beselot Birhanu

  • Fourth-year Medical Student Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Wendy Halpern

  • Veterinary Pathologist Genentech

Newton Juhng

  • New York, New York
  • Portfolio Manager and Head of Healthcare A-CAP Management

Christina Nieves

  • Community Research and Evaluation Specialist Center for Health Equity and Community Wellness

Thierry Pauyo

  • Professor of Orthopedic Surgery McGill University

Jodie Simms-MacLeod

  • Midwifery Director University of Tennessee Medical Center

Will Turner

  • New York City, New York
  • Practicing Hospitalist and Associate Professor of Medicine Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Dr. Gabriela Ulloa

  • First-year Resident Physician in Pediatrics NYU Langone

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