Health Care Explorations

 

Typically, you can explore all the the UAB School of Health Professions' options with us in person at our offices on the 2nd floor of the School of Health Professions Building. But even though these are not typical times - we are still here for you.

Our team members - Jerry King, Emuni Sanderson and Wendy Scripps - explain who we are and what we offer in the videos below. You will also see some student testimonials that talk about why they chose UAB and their programs.

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Wendy Scripps, MPA

Wendy Scripps, MPA, is a program director with the Office of Student Recruitment, Engagement and Success at the UAB School of Health Professions.

One of our undergraduate students recently told us, "Mrs. Scripps is the reason I'm at UAB today." Watch her video and see why you'll agree and why you should attend the School of Health Professions.


Emuni Sanderson, MPA

Interested in a career in health care? Curious about the many options outside of doctors and nurses?

Emuni Sanderson, MPA, a program director with the Office of Student Recruitment, Engagement and Success at the UAB School of Health Professions explores a variety of health care careers and we are sure she can show you one that is right for you.


Jerry King, MAEd

Jerry King, RRT, MAEd, a program director with the Office of Student Recruitment, Engagement and Success at the UAB School of Health Professions, walks you through a medical case study with his "son" that explores a variety of health care careers that you can study at our School.

This is a great way to see how the health care system works and how specific careers impact health.


SHP Insight: Tracee Synco, PhD

SHP Insight is a brief, sitdown interview with a leader in the School of Health Professions.

In this episode, Dean Andrew Butler chats with Tracee Synco, assistant dean for Student Recruitment, Engagement and Success, about how her team recruits during social distancing, the impact of holds on marketing efforts, and the latest enrollment figures for the School of Health Professions.


SHP Virtual Tour

Since we can no longer conduct in-person tours, or meet with prospective and admitted students, or just open our doors and show off our state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratories - we created a virtual tour for you.

Follow our camera from building to building, room to room, lab to lab and more. See it all from the comfort of your home and the convenience of your phone. Or of course, from wherever you may be on whatever device you prefer.


Why UAB - Doctor of Physical Therapy

Kelly

Kelly, a second-year Doctor of Physical Therapy student, explains why she chose UAB. And she talks about a great thing she found at UAB - something that she wasn't even looking for.


Why SHP - Undergraduate and Research Honors Programs

Aundrea

Aundrea Harrison, an alumna of the School of Health Professions' Undergraduate Research and Honors Programs and Research Technician Certificate awardee, tells you just how the URH programs impacted her as a student and not only prepared her for the next level, but it was a "blessing" that formed who she is today.


Why UAB - Doctor of Physical Therapy Early Acceptance Program

Tara

Tara, a Doctor of Physical Therapy Early Acceptance Program student, talks about the many benefits about securing this position as an undergrad and why it gives her a jump start on her future.