Healthcare Career Week 
April 2 - 6, 2018 

The University Career Center will host daily professional development workshops, employer office hours and resume reviews to highlight the wide array of career paths in the healthcare industry.

Employers are being added each day, so make sure you check back frequently and RSVP when applicable.  All events are open to students from all majors and class levels! 

3 Tips to make the most of the week! 

- Students should bring their resume each day, resume reviews are offered in the Career Center M-F 11:30 - 3:30.
- Dress is business casual; make a good impression.
- Different employers are joining the Career Center each day and are eager to network with all UMD students of all class levels and majors!  
Below are links and logos for who is attending each day, research 
the employer because you never know what opportunities they may have. 

Monday April 2, 2018: Biotech Day

Workshop: Biotech in Your Backyard
11 a.m. - Noon
University Career Center 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

Join the University Career Center, Smithers AvanzaPersonal Genome Diagnostics, EAG Laboratories and NIAID  for a discussion on the growing bio-tech region of DC, MD & VA.  Did you know that this area has seen tremendous growth in the biotech industry in the last five years and expects even more growth in the coming years? Join us to find out how to jumpstart your career in the field. 
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Biotech Employer Office Hours - Drop In Hours 
1 p.m. - 4 p.m. 
University Career Center 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

Come by anytime between 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. to learn about the biotech industry and how it impacts the healthcare field.  Representatives will be available network with students, answer industry questions and review resumes. 

             

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Tuesday April 3, 2018 : Healthcare Data/ IT & Consulting Day
Workshop: Healthcare Consulting: A Growing Industry
11 a.m. - Noon
University Career Center 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

Join the University Career Center and Accenture for a presentation on healthcare consulting. Learn the skills you need to be a competitive candidate and how to best prepare for a career in the field. 
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Healthcare Data/IT & Consulting Employer Office Hours
2 p.m. - 4 p.m. 
University Career Center 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

Come by anytime between 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. to learn about opportunities healthcare IT, Data and Consulting. Representatives will be available network with students, answer industry questions and review resumes. 
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Participating Employers:

  

Wednesday, April 4, 2018: Healthcare Day
Workshop: How to be a Competitive Candidate in Healthcare
11 a.m. - Noon
University Career Center 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

CVS Health will present on how to make yourself a competitive healthcare candidate. They will review resume best practices as well as what experience matters to recruiters. Students will hear about available resources, opportunities at CVS Health, the CVS Health company culture, the growth initiatives and how to apply.  They will review the broad range of roles that the organization has including analytics, distribution, customer care, pharmacy and many more. 
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Healthcare Employer Office Hours
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. 
University Career Center 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

Come by anytime between 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. to learn about opportunities healthcare. Representatives will be available network with students, answer industry questions and review resumes. 
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Careers in Healthcare Panel 
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
University Career Center 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

Interested in a career in healthcare? Come learn about opportunities in medicine without needing to get an MD. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn from and network directly with healthcare professionals in a variety of roles. Gain inside knowledge by learning what skills are sought by employers, entry level job titles, and how to differentiate yourself from the competition.

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Thursday April 5, 2018: Health & Wellness Day
Employer Tabling 

10 a.m. - Noon
The School of Public Health Building - Faculty/Staff Lounge (room 0393)

Participating Employers:

No RSVP needed, just come by and interact wtih employer representatives. 

Friday April 6, 2018 Nonprofit Meetup 
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
University Career Center 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

Come to a relaxed, informal opportunity to meet and greet with employers from the nonprofit sector interested in connecting with and hiring University of Maryland students for their roles. Be sure to bring copies of your resume.

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