Review, Consider, Log

EXPLORING CAREER PATHWAYS

VOYAGE III - THE CURE

LIFELONG LEARNING

FOLLOW THE STEPS

Review, Consider, Log

STEPS 17-19

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Pathway 5- CHANGE HAPPENS!

CHANGE HAPPENS!

 Taking An Alternative Pathway

All "Lifelong Learners" have unlimited possibilities before them. The path of lifelong learning can bring many enriching opportunities for personal and professional growth. It is possible one might start their life-learning at college, but then an unforeseen circumstance changes the course of their pathway. Whether from a life challenge or  by choice, lifelong learners actively pursue knowledge through real-world experiences in a variety of contexts...that may even lead them back to degree learning later in life.

 Life-learning opportunities can help you follow your passion while earning a living and/or developing valuable skills and experiences along your career pathway.

WORKING FULL-TIME AT A JOB

JOINING AN APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM

ENLISTING IN U.S. MILITARY SERVICES

 

Pathway 5 - STEP #17 - WORKING FULL-TIME AT A JOB - OPTION 1

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Hands-On Learning @ The Job Site!

Below is a map of companies that design, manufacture, test, and/or service products for the medical industry.

Click on the arrow for company name to explore more. These are select companies locally that are involved with servicing this pathway.

  1. What is the company's vision? Goals? Mission?

  2. What services or products does the company provide?

  3. Using the organization's site career page, list the current job or internship openings that relate to The Cure pathway.

  4. Go to LinkedIN, search the profile page for each corporation and note any additional information about their vision or goals?

 

Record your findings in the QLV Log.

 

MEDICAL RELATED COMPANIES LIST

AMNEAL PHARMACEUTICALS

BROOKHAVEN, NY & WORLDWIDE

CHARLES RIVER

KINGSTON, NY & WORLDWIDE

CHEMBIO DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEMS

HAUPPAUGE, NY

COLD SPRING HARBOR LABS

COLD SPRING HARBOR, NY

CONTRACT PHARMACAL CORP

HAUPPAUGE, NY

NORTHWELL HEALTH

NEW YORK STATE & LONG ISLAND

NOVARTIS

VARIOUS, USA & GLOBAL

STONY BROOK MEDICINE

STONY BROOK, NY

SUNRISE MEDICAL LABS

HICKSVILLE, NY

Pathway 5 - STEP #17 - EXPLORE MORE

 

Pathway 5 - STEP #18 -  APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING - OPTION 2

What is an Apprenticeship?

An apprenticeship is a paid period of training that allows you to learn a particular skill or set of skills on the job or at a training facility.

Take a look at the following apprenticeship links and select two training opportunities you are interested in and journal why:

Record your findings

in the QLV Travel Log.

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EARN WHILE YOU LEARN

MEDICAL FIELD

Opening the Doors to New Opportunity at The Wistar Institute
 

Pathway 5 - STEP #19 - U.S. MILITARY SERVICES - OPTION 3

ARMED FORCES+ JOB TRAINING=

SUCCESS

A third career pathway is to receive on-the-job training while you are enlisted in the U. S. Armed Forces.  Some of the benefits of being in the Military are free education, advanced and specialized training, cultural insights from traveling around the world, and highly sought-after skills, leadership and training experience.

  • Explore one of the military services below for a career related to the medical field.

  • Watch video: Navy Medicine Specialty Leaders

  • In your journal, give your feedback and describe the military training program you would consider joining that you believe would enhance your career in the pathway of The Cure. 
     

 

MILITARY SERVICES: Medicine

NAVY

AIR FORCE

MARINES

U.S. COAST GUARD

WATCH THIS VIDEO:
Navy Medicine Specialty Leaders: Intern Program
CDR Jay Choe, Intern Program Specialty Leader, discusses the program and joining the Medical Corps.

Pathway 5 - STEP#19 - EXPLORE MILITARY SERVICES

 
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REMINDER:

Log findings for

Steps 17-19 in your

QLV Journal

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