UNC Volunteer Association Health Careers Symposium
Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, the Health Careers Symposium is cancelled for this fall. Please check this website for any updates regarding the Symposium for 2021.
A Symposium for High School Students, Counselors, and Educators
Annually, the UNC Medical Center Volunteer Association is pleased to offer our Health Careers Symposium as a unique opportunity to high school students interested in pursuing a health career. Every year a new topic is chosen, followed by a tour of our many hospitals and departments, as well as hands-on experience with our patient simulators.
A typical Symposium schedule
- Breakfast from 8 to 9 a.m.
- Morning medical topic with guest speakers
- Afternoon hospital tours
- The program is completed by 2:30 p.m.