What is the Healthcare Pathway program?
The Healthcare Pathway program is a valuable opportunity for middle school and high school students who are interested in a medical or dental career. The program is designed to provide students with all the information they need to succeed in the future. On Saturday, March 3, Dr. Robert Ioppolo of Hill & Ioppolo Oral and Facial Surgeons of Lubbock will host the first Healthcare Pathway event, which will bring together experts from the fields of medicine, college admissions, and educational counseling. These speakers can offer useful advice about preparing for the future by helping students understand the college admissions process and the requirements for succeeding in the healthcare profession.
If your child is between sixth and twelfth grade, they’re at an ideal age to attend the Healthcare Pathway program and begin preparing for their future. If you’d like to RSVP to our upcoming event, you can do so by completing the form below. Following the presentations by each speaker, you and your child will have the opportunity to walk around and visit tables and booths, where you will receive more valuable information about getting a jump on your child’s future.
What will students learn from the program?
Each speaker at the Healthcare Pathway event has been hand-picked because of their extensive knowledge of either education or medicine. Their success in their careers makes them the perfect professionals to talk to your children about pursuing a healthcare profession. Program attendees can expect to learn about the following:
- The most rewarding parts of a healthcare profession
- A day in the life of a medical/dental professional
- How to complete necessary training and education requirements
- The process of college admissions
- Tips for making a college application stand out
- How to get started
Thank you to our incredible sponsors, Nobel Biocare and Aim Bank, for making this program possible. We are thrilled to work with great partners to give back to the Lubbock community.
RSVP to our free event today!
Saturday, March 3
9:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Hilton Garden Inn
6027 45th Street, Lubbock, TX 79407
Dr. Robert Ioppolo – Oral Surgeon at Hill & Ioppolo Oral and Facial Surgeons of Lubbock
Dr. Bolkar Sahinler – Anesthesiologist at Lubbock Spine Institute
Dr. Tom Windisch – Interventional Rediology Specialist at Covenant Hospital Plainview and Covenant Medical Center
Dr. Jason Wischmeyer – Cardiologist at Covenant Medical Center and Lubbock Heart and Surgical Hospital
High School Counselor
Three shadowing opportunities with Dr. Ioppolo at Hill & Ioppolo Oral and Facial Surgeons of Lubbock