Army Medicine Career and Education Incentive Fair (online)

When:  May 12, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM (ET)


Online Instructions:

Event Contact

David Dormann
(410) 507-3271

About the Event

The Army Medical Department is hosting a virtual career fair on May 12, 2021 from 12-9PM. The fair will feature scholarships for medical and dental school, as well as other fully-funded professional education and financial aid options for:

• Medicine
• Nursing
• Dentistry
• Veterinary Medicine
• Clinical Psychology
• Social Work
• Occupational & Physical Therapy
• Dietetics
• Other allied health career fields, including Optometry, Audiology, Pharmacy, and many more!

The Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences admissions staff will be on hand to answer questions about medical school admissions.

Additionally, the career fair will feature guest speakers lecturing on topics such as the Army’s COVID-19 Vaccine Development and 12 Tips for Applying to Medical School. The following seminar schedule contains the full list of speakers and topics:

1pm - 2pm: Emergency Medicine Experiences in the Military
Major Laura Tilley, US Army, Assistant Professor, Uniformed Services University

2pm- 3pm: 12 Tips for Applying to Medical School
Captain Patcho Santiago, MD, US Navy, Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion, Uniformed Services University.

3pm - 4pm: Army Nurse Anesthetist Opportunities and Scope of Practice
Colonel Constance Jenkins, DNP, CRNA, US Army, Regional Health Command Atlantic

5pm - 6pm: Experiences and Perspectives of a Radiologist in COVID-19 Environment
Captain Robert Liotta, MD, US Navy, Associate Dean for Recruitment and Admissions and Professor of Radiology, Uniformed Services University

6pm - 7pm: Walter Reed Army Institute of Research COVID-19 Vaccine Development Efforts
Colonel (Ret) Paul Scott, PhD, US Army, Deputy Director, Emerging Infections Diseases Branch, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research.

7pm - 8pm: Updates to Periodontal Guidance for Dental Care
Major Brandon Jones, DDS, US Army, Dental Recruiting Integration Officer, USAREC

8pm - 9pm: Experiences of a Cardiac Surgeon in the Military
Lieutenant Colonel Joshua Gustafson, MD, US Air Force, San Francisco Veteran's Medical Center.

Please attend yourself and share with your students and peers.

Anyone who registers for the career fair will be automatically entered into a drawing to win an Apple Watch Series 6 GPS. Registration is open May 3, 2021 to May 12, 2021 at the following link:

We look forward to seeing you there!