HackensackUMC Mountainside to host STEM Healthcare Career Panel and Robotic Demonstration

March 8, 2015 04:04 PM

Physicians and administrators representing diverse medical disciplines will provide local middle and high school aged students with expert insights into the rewards and challenges associated with healthcare careers. In addition to showcasing their roles at the hospital, the HackensackUMC Mountainside professionals will address how their educational backgrounds prepared them for their vocations, as well as how they juggle family life and their demanding careers to achieve a harmonious work/life balance. The dinner program will also include a demonstration of da Vinci, the hospital’s surgical robot.

The goal of this event is to expose students to healthcare professions, underscore the importance of math and science, encourage them to set high academic goals and assist them in developing strategies to achieve their goals. Admission is free and dinner will be served.



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