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Experience Health, Medicine, and Wellness Day

Friday, November 15, 2019

Experience Health, Medicine, and Wellness Day

Event Details

November 15, 2019

Ohio University is a leader in delivering an educational experience unlike any other in the country. Experience Health, Medicine, and Wellness Day is a campus visit opportunity geared toward students who are interested in the broad spectrum of fields related to health, medicine, and wellness and how OHIO's talented faculty are committed to helping them chart their unique course. 

Attendees will choose from a variety of academic exploratory sessions in the morning and then participate in more active experience sessions for a deeper dive in the afternoon.

Space is limited, and reservations are provided on a first-come, first-served basis. 



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See what's in store for you at Experience Health, Medicine, and Wellness Day:

8:30 a.m. - Campus Resource Fair

9:45 a.m. - Welcome and OHIO Information Session

10:45 a.m. - Academic Exploratory Sessions

Noon - Lunch

1 p.m. - Experience Session 1: Choose Your Own Adventure

2:05 p.m. - Experience Session 2: Choose Your Own Adventure

3:15 p.m. - Campus Walking Tour (optional)

4:30 p.m. - Program Adjourns


Academic Exploratory Sessions include: 

  • What's Up, Doc? Preparing for Medical School
    Thinking about preparing for medical school? Learn from faculty and staff in the College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Health Sciences and Professions about the variety of majors that will prepare you for medical school admissions.
  • Let's Get Physical! Health and Physical Education 
    Learn how you can educate the next generation about health and wellness.
  • How to Impact a Life: An Introduction to Nursing
    Learn how a major in nursing will prepare you to be at the epicenter of patient care.
  • The (Physical) Therapist Is in!
    Whether you choose psychology, exercise physiology, biological sciences, or nutrition science as your major, OHIO offers your ideal path to physical therapy doctoral programs.
  • Cutting Out the Waste in Healthcare
    Hear from the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department in the Russ College of Engineering and Technology.
  • Engineering, Biomolecular Recognition, and Signaling
    Hear from the Chemical Engineering Department in the Russ College of Engineering and Technology.
  • Get a Tune-up! Music Therapy
    Hear for yourself how music therapists help the well-being of people of all ages.
  • What's the Word? Communication Sciences and Disorders
    If you’re thinking about positively influencing the human condition via hearing, speech, and language, come learn more about how a major in communication sciences and disorders can best prepare you.
  • Get Back in the Game: Athletic Training
    OHIO offers several paths to prepare for graduate programs in athletic training, including an early assurance pathway to earn admission before you even start your undergraduate program. Hear from faculty about a variety of majors that will help you set yourself up for success.
  • Let's Bond: Chemistry
    Come have a reaction to how chemistry impacts health and medicine by exploring the pathways available for students majoring in biochemistry, chemistry, pre-dentistry, and pre-pharmacy.
  • Making the Next Great Discoveries in Medicine
    Learn more about how chemistry and technology combine together to create the next generation of medicine and pharmaceutical discovery. Hear from expert faculty in micro, cellular, and molecular biology.
  • Business of Medicine
    Healthcare takes more than just doctors, nurses, and clinicians—there is high demand for administrators and business leaders who understand the economic and structural side of taking care of people.


Lodging and Transportation

Whether you're interested in a hotel near campus or taking advantage of cabins and camping in gorgeous southeast Ohio, the Athens County Convention and Visitors Bureau is the perfect starting point to find your temporary home away from home.


There are many options for getting to, from, and around Athens, Ohio.






Contact Undergraduate Admissions at 740.593.4100 or admissions@ohio.edu with any questions or if you need accessibility accommodations during your visit.

Not able to attend Experience Health, Medicine and Wellness Day?

Be sure to visit campus through one of our many other visit program options, or check out our website to learn more about scholarships and financial aid at OHIO.