Science & Healthcare

The SCIENCE & HEALTHCARE career cluster includes careers paths that utilize strong math, science, and analytical abilities, as well as an interest in helping others or contributing to scientific research. Explore opportunities in healthcare and health related fields, as well as roles in laboratory settings, pharmaceutical research and development, or scientific research in academic and industry settings.

5 Strategies for Gaining Research Experience

What do you imagine when you think of “research”? You might initially visualize laboratories, chemicals and test tubes, or scientists in lab coats. While this is correct, research encompasses so much more than physical experiments and is definitely not limited …

By Jenny Li
Jenny Li Senior Peer Consultant
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Career Spotlight: Epidemiologist

Epidemiology is the method used to find causes of health outcomes and diseases in populations. When disease outbreaks, like Covid-19, or other threats emerge, epidemiologists are on the scene to investigate. Epidemiologists are often referred to as “Disease Detectives,” because …

By Erin Wise
Erin Wise
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So You Want to Get Into Pharmaceutical Sales

By: Katherine Hansen (Career Advice Expert)

As a resume writer, I get a lot of clients who are looking …

By Erin Wise
Erin Wise
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Alumni Spotlight: David Berger, CEO of University Hospital of Brooklyn – Downstate

Name: David Berger

Current Job Title: CEO

Employer/Current Organization: University Hospital of Brooklyn – Downstate

Graduation Year: 1980

Major: Biochemistry

Campus Involvement: Harpur’s Ferry, Chemistry Lab Research, Dorm Governance, Intramural Sports

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By Erica Kryst, PhD
Erica Kryst, PhD Senior Associate Director, Career Experiences and Education
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Commonly Asked Graduate School Interview Questions

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Commonly Asked Science & Healthcare Interview Questions

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