Health Careers and Diversity Education (HCDE) Programs

Please note: Any person who plans to attend a workshop should complete a registration form!

19HE008 - Professional Written Communication- Madison High

Date: 9/26/2018
Time: 9:40 am-10:40 am
Status: Open
Program Hours: 1.0
Class Size: 50
Fee: $0.00
Location: Madison High School5740 US Hwy 25-70 Marshall NC 28753
Program Goals: * Learn professional written communication for college and the workforce * Demonstrate proper emailing for professional settings * Collaborate with professionals and peers on the do's and don'ts of emailing and texting in a professional manner
Description:
Cost: Free Date: September 25, 2018 9:40am Location: Madison High School-during second period health science classes
Madison High School Students Only

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19HE007 - Interview Skills Workshop- McDowell High

Date: 9/26/2018
Time: 1:30 pm-2:30 pm
Status: Open
Program Hours: 1.0
Class Size: 200
Fee: $0.00
Location: McDowell High School600 McDowell High School Road Marion NC 28752
Program Goals: *Learn from a local hiring professional about what students in high school can do to enter the workforce *Interview tips and tricks *Be able to name skills that are resume boosting and attainable in high school
Description:
Cost: Free Date: September 26, 2018 1:30PM - 2:30PM Location: McDowell High Auditorium Guest Speaker- Chad Marsh
McDowell High School Students-ONLY

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19HE009 - Basic Vital Signs Workshop- Mitchell High

Date: 9/27/2018
Time: 3:30 pm-4:30 pm
Status: Open
Program Hours: 1.0
Class Size: 25
Fee: $0.00
Location: Mitchell High School416 Ledger School Road Bakersville NC 28705
Program Goals: *Perform several vital signs including temperature, blood pressure, pulse, respirations *Understand basic physiology behind vital signs and why it is important to measure vital signs in health care
Description:
Cost: Free Date: September 27, 2018 3:30PM - 4:30PM Location: Mitchell High School (classroom above the library)
Mitchell High School Students ONLY

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19HE010 - Blood Typing Workshop- Mitchell High

Date: 10/2/2018
Time: 3:30 pm-5:00 pm
Status: Open
Program Hours: 1.5
Class Size: 25
Fee: $0.00
Program Goals: *Learn basic principles in heredity and immunology *Be able to determine blood type by agglutination patterns *Determine own blood type by using supplied kits
Description:
Cost: Free Date: October 2, 2018 3:30PM - 5:00PM Location: Mitchell High School- (classroom above the library)
Mitchell High School Students Only

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19HE011 - Pig Dissection - Mitchell High

Date: 10/23/2018
Time: 3:30 pm-5:00 pm
Status: Open
Program Hours: 1.5
Class Size: 12
Fee: $0.00
Program Goals: * Complete a dissection of a fetal pig * Perform a step-by-step analysis of anatomic structures and function of the fetal pig * Compare fetal pig anatomy to human anatomy
Description:
Cost: Free Date: October 23, 2018 3:30PM - 5:00PM Location: Mitchell High School science room- to be determined
Mitchell High School Students Only

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19HE003 - SAT Prep Strategies (Sat 8:00-5:00 p.m.)

Date: 10/27/2018
Time: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Status: Open
Program Hours: 6.5
Class Size: 30
Fee: $80.00
Program Goals: *Learn strategies for Reading * Comprehension * Learn strategies for 5 levels of mathematics questions. * Learn strategies for sentence completion
Description:
The SAT Prep Strategies course is designed by Dr. Joseph Aicher, Jr., retired Professor of Political Science, for students in grades 7-12 to increase their potential for a higher SAT score. Students will learn the strategies for reading comprehension, five levels of mathematics questions, sentence completion and essay writing. Students will take a mock SAT test. Lunch and snacks provided. Dr. Aicher will provide a five minute consultations for each student and parent(s) with test scores and recommendations on preparation and strategies for score improvement. This will be a one-on-one consultation between 4:00pm to 5:30pm on Saturday. It is strongly encouraged for the parent or guardian to attend the consultation with the student. The course is limited to thirty students for each session. Students with a prior history of enrollment in MAHEC health career programming and MAHEC interns receive priority. SPACE LIMITED TO 30 STUDENTS Saturday Registration: 8:00 - 8:30 a.m. Workshop: 8:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. Pre-scheduled brief consult: 4:00-5:30 p.m. Parent attendance is strongly encouraged Scheduled SAT Test Dates (visit www.collegeboard.com for more info)
Open to Western North Carolina high school students "No Scholarships Available"

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19HE012 - MAHEC Simulation Center Tour - Mitchell High Students

Date: 12/6/2018
Time: 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Status: Open
Program Hours: 2.0
Class Size: 15
Fee: $0.00
Location: Mountain Area Health Education Center121 Hendersonville Road Asheville NC 28803-2445
Program Goals: *High fidelity mannequins that are able to mimic real-life medical scenarios intended for student knowledge development and hands-on training * Practice: Life support, neonatal treatments, labor and delivery
Description:
Cost: Free Date: December 6, 2018 2:00PM - 4:00PM Location: MAHEC Simulation Center, Asheville Campus
Mitchell High Students Only

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