Health Professions Week 2020

 Published: November 4, 2020

By: Addie Schiefer



Health Professions Week 2020 will be held Saturday, Nov. 14 – Thursday, Nov. 19. According to the Health Professions Week (HPW) website, “HPW is a nationwide collaboration between today’s healthcare and education organizations designed to provide reliable, accessible resources to explore careers in the health professions.” This is a great time to collaborate with colleagues, peers, and recruit the next generation into the health care profession.

Find out more about HPW 2020 and register for the virtual fair, which is free to students and educators.

HPW Events

Saturday, November 14
Health Talks –
Short, impactful videos from a variety of professionals in health careers. We’re proud to offer you short video sessions on topics like Perseverance from our partners at Tour for Diversity in Medicine, as well as many other stories that are just as compelling.
Location: HPW YouTube Channel

Sunday, November 15
HPW Check-Ups –
Short, impactful videos on how to balance life, money and career from financial and health professionals. Take a minute for some self-care with a special, interactive video from certified yoga therapist, Kimberli Boyd.
Location: HPW YouTube Channel

Monday, November 16
Virtual Scavenger Hunt –
Track down these healthcare icons and discover a career treasure you’ll love.
Location: HPW Website

Tuesday, November 17
HPW Chat – two chances to participate!

Join Kaplan Test Prep for a live Quiz Bowl at 2pm ET/11am PT on Instagram.

Then come back at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Join HPW at 8pm ET for a live chat with health professionals, current students and staff for tips on professionalism.
Location: HPW Instagram

Wednesday, November 18
Super Savvy Money Game –
Play for a chance to win your dream career* while making an action plan for financing education. *Dream careers awarded after participants work hard and earn their degrees.  Eligibility, any student with a dream.
Location: HPW Website and HPW YouTube Channel

Thursday, November 19
Virtual Fair –
HPW signature live event! Chat with professionals and current students from more than 20 professions.
Location: HPW on CareerEco

Email with questions or comments, we’d love to hear from you.

Addie Schiefer

Addie Schiefer is the Content Manager for the AARC where she creates engaging content for the association via the AARC website, newsletters, and social media. Connect with her about potential stories by email, AARConnect, or LinkedIn. When she’s not working, you can find her listening to a true crime podcast, traveling to new places with her husband, hanging out with her dog JoJo, or browsing the aisles of the nearest Target.

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