Youth - Explore Careers in Healthcare

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There are many careers to help improve people’s health and well being. Before deciding whether you want to be a medical doctor (MD), do some research and think about which career sounds the most interesting to you. Then try to get some experience to confirm your impressions and help you decide what to do next.

   ​Here is an alphabet soup sampling of health professions and the education and training you’ll need:

Alphabet soup bowl of letters


Gain experience

(turn off the TV and the videogames and get out into the real world)

Get informed about what’s going on in health care today in the U.S.