Irvine Valley College
2nd Annual Health Professions Virtual Conference

Friday, April 29, 2022  |  9:15 am - 3:15 pm

All California Community College students are invited to come learn about:

  • Program and career options in the health professions field
  • Medical school admissions requirements and interview tips
  • Real-life experiences from panels of health professionals

Check out the event schedule below and register today!

Event Schedule and Registration

Please register for one workshop under each session below.

Opening Sessions  |  9:15 – 10 am

  • Health Professions 101 for Community College Students  |  Register »
    Presenter: Eileen Tom, MA
  • Preparing for Medical Schools as a Community College Student  |  Register »
    Presenter: Ursula Worsham, EdD

Note: Due to limited staffing resources, only the two opening sessions will be recorded, closed captioned, and posted online for review.

Breakout Sessions #1  |  10:15 – 11:15 am

  • Charles R. Drew University - College of Medicine and Ross University School of Medicine  |  Register »
  • Chapman University School of Pharmacy and UC Irvine School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences  |  Register »
  • Chapman University Department of Physical Therapy and Joint UCSF/SFSU Doctor of Physical Therapy Program   |  Register »
  • Associate's and Bachelor's Degrees in Nursing Options and Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis Master's Entry Program  |  Register »

Breakout Sessions #2  |  11:30 am– 12:30 pm

  • UC Davis Physician Assistant Program and Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science Physician Assistant Program  |  Register »
  • Southern California College of Optometry at Marshall B. Ketchum University and UC Berkeley School of Optometry  |  Register »
  • Western University College of Osteopathic Medicine and California Health Sciences University College of Osteopathic Medicine   |  Register »
  • Career and Program Options for Students Interested in the Healthcare Field  |  Register »

Lunch  |  12:30 – 1 pm

Breakout Sessions #3  |  1 – 2 pm

  • California Baptist University College of Nursing and CSU Fullerton School of Nursing  |  Register »
  • Loma Linda University School of Dentistry and University of Southern California School of Dentistry  |  Register »
  • CSU Dominguez Hills Master of Science in Occupational Therapy and CSU Dominguez Hills Occupational Therapy Doctorate   |  Register »
  • Interviewing Tips and Skills for Healthcare Professional Schools  |  Register »

Panel Breakout Sessions  |  2:15 – 3:15 pm

  • Panel of Doctors and Future Doctors    |  Register »
  • Panel of Healthcare Professionals   |  Register »
  • Panel of Nursing Professionals  |  Register »

Note: All workshops and presenters are subject to change.

If you require an accommodation, please submit your request three business days in advance through the Community Event Accommodation Request Form.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ If you have any questions on the conference program or registration, please e-mail us at or call 949-451-5339