Health Sciences

The Health Sciences Academy helps students explore interests in basic science, research, pharmaceuticals, public health, and medicine while honing skills that save lives and build a better world. Our partnerships with organizations like the Johns Hopkins Medical Institute, GlaxoSmithKline, and the World Health Organization prepare students to make a difference with their careers.

Major Fall 2017 Events

Foundational Career Labs: Starting September 6
Welcome Back Public Health BBQ: September 7
Career Week: September 25-28
JHU Fall Career Fair: September 28, O’Connor Recreation Center
Grad School Info Session: October 3
Summer Experience Poster Session: October 12
Cookies and Classes: October 25 and 26
Health Sciences Intersession Trip Deadline: October 30
Health Sciences Academy Week: November 6 to 10

Academy Week

November 6 to November 10, 2017
More event details coming in October.

11/6: Alumni panel on alternate health sciences career paths
11/7: National Institute of Health(NIH) Information Session
11/8: Employer-led Resume Review and Interview Tips
11/9: Summer Internship and Research Symposium

Academy Guide

PDF Document: Clickable link to health sciences academy guideAcademy Guides outline suggested industry-centric programming events, clubs, classes, and experiences according to each year of a student’s academic career.


Caroline Kelly, Career Coach

Alayna Hayes, Interim Director of Employer & Market Development