Health Professions

Are you passionate about a career path that draws deeply on science and human behavior?
Do you want to do social justice work in the areas of health disparities and illness prevention?
Are you fascinated by the systems of the human body and how they interact with natural and social influences?

Health Professions prepares Grinnellians for careers in medicine, public health, dentistry, veterinary medicine, physical and occupational therapy, nursing, and more. We support both students and young alumni during the application process.

Crafting Your Personal Statement

We’re just 1 week away from the deadline to request an HPAC committee letter and 2 weeks from the openings of most centralized application services for professional schools. If you intend to apply this cycle and you haven’t finished your …

By Mary Jane Shroyer
Mary Jane Shroyer Director, Health Professions Career Community
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National Public Health Week: April 1-7

The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health invites you to celebate National Public Health Week (NPHW) 2024, an American Public Health Association (APHA) initiative. This year, we rally around the theme “Protecting, Connecting and Thriving: We Are All …

By Mary Jane Shroyer
Mary Jane Shroyer Director, Health Professions Career Community
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The Role of Humility in Health Care

Humility could be key to the future of health care. In this Academic Minute, Arizona State University’s Barret Michalec examines why. Michalec is an associate professor in Arizona State’s Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation.

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Firsthand Vault Guides

Vault Guide to Health Care Management Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Nursing Jobs, Second Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Health Care Provider Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Coaching and Sports Training, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Guide to Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology Jobs, Third Edition

The Vault Guides to Jobs series provides essential information about key careers and industries, with an emphasis on preparing for …

Vault Career Guide to Health Care Management, Fourth Edition

Health care management, also known as health care administration, encompasses a wide range of jobs in a variety of organizations, …

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Address

John Chrystal Center
1103 Park Street
Grinnell, IA 50112

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Tuesday 8:00am–5:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am–5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am–5:00pm
Friday 8:00am–5:00pm
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