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2018 Health Fair

UT Health Fair

Interested in a health related career? Do you want to go to a health related professional program? Don’t miss out on the annual UT Health Fair! At the fair, you’ll have the opportunity to meet directly with recruiters from health related programs across the region. Pre-Health students are encouraged to attend in order to network and learn more about health profession options and admissions expectations. The Health Fair is open to all students and advisors. Admission is free.

student at 2017 health fair

The Health Fair offers something for everyone:

First and Second Year Students

  • Explore health profession school options
  • Build networks for the future
  • Get tips from school representatives on undergraduate preparation and co-curricular activities

Juniors, Seniors, and Alumni

  • Learn about specific programs from school representatives
  • Collect application and financial aid information
  • Get tips on personal statement writing, the application process, and letters of reference

Tips for Preparing for the Fair

  • Wondering who’s coming to the Fair? Take a look at the list of schools participating and check out their websites to identify schools of interest.
  • Prioritize your list of schools to make effective use of your time at the Fair.
  • Brainstorm questions you might ask admissions representatives. Here are a few ideas to get you started:
    • What is unique about program X at your university?
    • What types of courses would I take in program X?
    • What experiential components does program X offer (internships, rotations, etc.)?
    • What does your admissions committee look for in an applicant?
    • I read about XYZ on your website. Can you tell me more about that?
Walking Directions to Panhellenic

To get to the Panhellenic Building on foot, turn right (east) onto White Avenue. Then turn left onto Sixteenth Street. Panhellenic will be immediately on your left. Please enter Panhellenic by way of the third walkway, which is a black ramp that leads you to the first level of Panhellenic. Enter through the main entrance. Someone will be there to direct you to the multipurpose room.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is there a dress code? There isn’t. Just dress appropriately for meeting with school reps.
  • What do I bring? You’re encouraged to bring your questions, something to take notes on and a bag for the literature you’ll pick up at the tables.
  • What if I can’t make it at 11? That’s okay. The event is ongoing. Just stop by anytime between 11-3pm.
  • What if I cannot attend the health fair at all? That’s okay. You can find the contact information for each of the programs represented at the fair on this website beginning October 8, 2018
  • Who should attend? Students who are thinking about attending health professions schools and pursuing a career in health care are encouraged to attend.

Participating Schools

University of Tennessee Health Science Center Pharmacy
Samford University Pharmacy
Lincoln Memorial University-College of Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Medicine
Union University College of Pharmacy Pharmacy
University of Tennessee Medical Laboratory Science
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine Osteopathic Medicine
High Point University Pharmacy
Physical Therapy
Physician Assistant
Athletic Training
Lincoln Memorial University, Master of Science Program Osteopathic Medicine
Veterinary Medicine
Biomedical Professions
Veterinarry Biomedical Sciences
Anatomical Sciences
Life Sciencs Research
Belmont University Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Pharmacy
Physical Therapy
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) Osteopathic Medicine
Milligan College Occupational Therapy
Physician Assistant
Counseling
Lincoln Memorial University Physician Assistant
Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy Pharmacy
Gatton College of Pharmacy ETSU Pharmacy
University of Memphis – School of Public Health PhD – Epidemiology
PhD – Social Behavioral Sciences
PhD – Health Systems Policy
Master Health Administration
Master Public Health 
Ross University Allopathic Medicine
University of Tennessee Health Science Center Graduate Programs in Biomedical Sciences (MS & PhD Programs)
South College School of Pharmacy Pharmacy
Appalachian College of Pharmacy Pharmacy
UTMCK School of Radiography Radiology
UTHSC College of Medicine Allopathic Medicine
The University of TN Health Science Center College of Nursing Nursing
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center Tennessee Institutes for Pre- Professionals 
Mercer University Physical Therapy
Physician Assistant
Public Health
Athletic Training
Clinical Psychology PsyD
UT Department of Public Health Public Health
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences Osteopathic Medicine
Biomedical Sciences, PsyD
South College Physician Assistant
ESTU Quillen College of Medicine Allopathic Medicine
UTHSC College of Health Professions Health Informatics and Information Management
Audiology and Speech Languate Pathology
UTHSC Physician Assistant Physician Assistant
Tusculum University Nursing
UPIKE Kentucky College of Optometry Optometry
US Navy Allopathic Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Osteopathic Medicine, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Public Health
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Allopathic Medicine
South College Physical Therapy
UTHSC-Memphis Dental Hygiene
Dentistry
Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy Pharmacy

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