PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: UIC Health Professions Navigator hosting Illinois Advisors Conference on 4/8 at SCW

Please download the flyer and share with colleagues. All advisors are welcome. Information for the event is below:

The UIC Health Professions Navigator (UIC-HPN) presents:

The Illinois Advisors Conference
Navigating the Waters: Steering Pre-Health Students in the Direction of Success

UIC Student Center West
828 S. Wolcott Ave.
Friday, April 8, 2016
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The goal fo the conference is to empower advisors by offering strategies they can use to encourage and support students who are interested in the health professions. Populations addressed include those who identify as underrepresented minorities, as coming from disadvantaged backgrounds, or as veterans. Through panels, roundtable discussions and case studies, advisors will be provided with information to help their students be more competitive applicants for graduate or professional schools.

Register online by Monday, April 4.

For questions or additional informaton, please contact Kimberly Johnson, HCOP Project Manager, UIC School of Public Health at

*The University of Illinois at Chicago Health Professions Navigator programs are sponsored by the Health Career Opportunity Grant #D18HP29044.