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Volunteers Needed: 2021 Health Professions Week - Panelist

Signup Deadline: 10-15-2021
Starts: 11-04-2021
Ends: 11-05-2021
Location: Online Opportunity

Description:

Health Professions Week will take place November 4 – 11, 2021. The week will start off with live webinars and panel discussions on Thursday, November 4 and Friday, November 5. To ensure that the profession of physical therapy is represented we are seeking DPT and PTA students or recent graduates (graduated no more than 3 years ago) to participate in these panels (two people each day).

  • Thursday, November 4, 2021, 7:00p - 8:30p EST: HPW Student Panel – Non-Binary Experiences in Professional School.
    • Looking for students or recent graduates who identify with non-binary professional school experiences who are willing to be a panelist and share their experiences to help those interested in pursuing health professions.

  • (Slots Full) Friday, November 5, 2021 - 6:00p - 7:30p EST: HPW Student Panel – BIPOC Experiences in Professional School (specific time has not been confirmed but will take place in the late afternoon EST). BIPOC = Black and Indigenous people of color.
    • Looking for students or recent graduates who identify with BIPOC professional school experiences who are willing to be a panelist and share their experiences to help those interested in pursuing health professions.

If you are willing to share your personal experiences and speak with students interested in becoming a health professional, please complete the application and APTA Staff will contact you with more information.

If you have any questions please contact Mya Shackleford, myashackleford@apta.org.

Volunteers Needed:

6 (2 open slots)

Experience Required:

No experience

Contact:

Mya Shackleford
American Physical Therapy Association