Healthcare + Wellness

ARE YOU A COMPASSIONATE PERSON WITH STRONG PROBLEM-SOLVING AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS?

Consider utilizing this career community if:

  • You want a career that empowers you to help others overcome illness.
  • You have a passion for learning about the human body and the human
  • You enjoy courses related to human biology, psychology, and the medical sciences.
  • You have strong interpersonal and communications skills.
  • You have a desire to help individuals or communities improve their quality of life.

Explore the Healthcare and Wellness career community to gain valuable insights from working professionals, learn about internships and job opportunities, and keep up with current trends.

Now Hiring: Paid, Remote ‘Microinternships’ in Partnership with ParkerDewey

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The Walter Center for Career Achievement is continuing to closely monitor the challenges associated with COVID-19 and its impact on student internships.  As such, we want to let you know of a new partnership we have with Parker Dewey that …

By Will Reed
Will Reed Senior Associate Director, Employer Relations Will Reed
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Updated: Change in Services in Response to Coronavirus

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Indiana University has been actively monitoring the rapidly evolving novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and providing regular updates to the IU community as the situation changes.

The Walter Center is dedicated to continuing to serve the College of Arts + Sciences community. …

By Joe Lovejoy
Joe Lovejoy Director Joe Lovejoy
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Human Biology major Kathryn Lin Researches in the Mayo Clinic’s Breast Imaging Department

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Currently, Kathryn Lin is a full-time research technologist in the Immunology department at the Mayo Clinic, investigating early immune responses in the gut.

However, last summer, Kathryn was still a human biology major just interning at the clinic in CRISP, …

By Emily Pettit
Emily Pettit Peer Coach Emily Pettit
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Senior Amna Yaqub takes part in the Opioid Surveillance Project

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An intern for a chemistry laboratory, senior Amna Yaqub, was a part of an opioid surveillance project, where she not only analyzed data and prepped samples but she also learned interesting rules and regulations regarding government jobs and overdose reporting …

By Jalynn Waites
Jalynn Waites Peer Coach Jalynn Waites
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“Details are a major concern” in healthcare, says Covance intern Amrit Garcha

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In her internship as a program specialist at Covance, senior biotechnology major Amrit Garcha worked as a facilitator to ensure insurance companies were acting in patients’ best interests, and to make sure patients were receiving medications.

Amrit enjoyed meeting and …

By Maureen Langley
Maureen Langley Designer & Marketing Coordinator Maureen Langley
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