Health Careers Camp Visits Ogeechee Tech
Ogeechee Technical College

Participants from the Health Careers Camp, sponsored by the Magnolia Coastlands Area Health Center, recently visited the campus of Ogeechee Technical College. The camp is for current 9th-12th graders who are interested in careers in the medical field and included students from 11 area schools. The students, along with camp coordinator, Rachel Kirkland, visited the campus to participate in hands-on learning for the day. Director of Admissions, Molly Bickerton, and Move On When Ready Coordinator, Catherine Groover, welcomed the students, spoke to them about general College information, and the Move On When Ready program. The students spent the day exploring health careers and visited faculty and students in Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting, Pharmacy Technology, Surgical Technology, and Neuromuscular Therapy. In each area, skills related to the field were demonstrated and a brief overview of each program was presented. Lunch was provided in the Occupational Studies Conference Room and Dr. Don Aaron, a physician with Optim Orthopedics, presented the last session of the day.

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Contact Information

Barry Turner
Vice President for College Advancement
Phone: 912.681.5500 | Email: bturner@ogeecheetech.edu

 

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