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UH West Oʻahu students and faculty share info on health degrees, tips to success

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Get the 411 on health degrees from University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu faculty and students at two informational sessions, 4:30 to 6 p.m., March 31 and April 1 via Zoom.

The Ke Ala ʻAnuʻu STEM Bridge Program, a partnership between Leeward Community College and UH West O’ahu, will host the events featuring UH West Oʻahu faculty and students of the Health Sciences and Applied Science degree pathways in Hawaiian and Indigenous Health and Healing.

The sessions are open to students from both Leeward CC and UH West Oʻahu. Attendees will receive up-to-date information to help prepare for the completion of an Associate of Science in Natural Science degree at Leeward CC — to the pursuit of a Bachelor of Science in Natural Science degree at UH West Oʻahu. Be inspired as you hear students share their personal journey through the program and share their tips to success.

Here are the details for each session:

  • March 31, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Zoom Link: http://go.hawaii.edu/zcJ. Meeting ID: 956 8823 4911. Join Rebecca Romine, assistant professor of Anatomy and Physiology at UH West Oʻahu, as she shares about pre-health professional programs within Health Sciences and the application process with Dr. Kauʻi Merritt for John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM).
  • April 1, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Zoom Link: http://go.hawaii.edu/Jcu. Meeting ID: 960 8167 9899. Join Dr. Kauʻi Merritt, assistant professor of the Hawaiian and Indigenous Health and Healing program at UH West Oʻahu, as she shares her program’s academic track to graduation and potential careers.

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