Leadership


Leadership is vital; regardless of profession. The strength of these events involves activities that promote leadership by motivating students to become proactive in their pursuits.

Research Poster Event

  • Project-based Event
  • Individual research poster designed by presenter
  • “Research” is defined as a health-related issue in their community; pose a research question surrounding a topic and conducting research on it

Extemporaneous Writing

  • Project Event
  • 60 minute time limit to type an essay on a related health issue
  • The topic is given to the student when they arrive at the event room
  • The essay will be saved to a flash drive and given to the judge

Healthy Lifestyle

  • Project and Presentation Event
  • Round 1 Test
  • Round 2 Presentation
  • Establish a health goal
  • Document strategy via portfolio

Job Seeking Skills

  • Presentation Event
  • Prepared cover letter and resume
  • Participate in job interview

Health Career Photography

*denotes $500 travel scholarship to ILC

  • Project and Presentation Event
  • Three different photos of health professionals
  • Three narratives describing the photos
  • Presentation to judges

Prepared Speaking

  • Presentaiton Event
  • Paper written on National HOSA theme: 2020-21 Event Topic: Unlock your potential
  • Speech based on National HOSA theme: 2020-21 Event Topic: Unlock your potential

Researched Persuasive Writing & Speaking

  • Presentation Event
  • Paper written to persuade judges on an assigned topic from National HOSA
  • Speech to persuade judges based on an assigned topic from National HOSA
  • 2020-21 Event Topic: Technology Use-Does it make us more or less connected?