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Topic: Health Occupations


Children

- Pediatric Subspecialists - American Academy of Pediatrics

Dictionaries/Glossaries

- Medical Glossary - American Medical Association

Directories

- Allied Health Accrediting Agencies - American Medical Association

National Institutes of Health

- LifeWorks - National Institutes of Health, Office of Science Education

Newsletters/Print Publications

- Health Professions Reference Material - Bureau of Health Professions
- Health Professions E-letter - American Medical Association

Organizations

- Bureau of Labor Statistics -
- Bureau of Health Professions -
- Association of Schools of Public Health -
- National Institute of Nursing Research -

Overviews

- Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations - America's Career InfoNet
- Choosing a Career in Allied Health - American Medical Association
- Health Services - Bureau of Labor Statistics

Specific Conditions

- Podiatrists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Physicians: Becoming an MD - American Medical Association
- Physicians and Surgeons - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Physical Therapists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Psychologists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Pharmacy Technician - Bureau of Health Professions
- Pharmacists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Personal and Home Care Aides - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Other Public Health Fields - Association of Schools of Public Health
- Orthodontic Careers - American Association of Orthodontists
- Optometrists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Opticians, Dispensing - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Public Affairs Specialists: On the FDA's Fron - Food and Drug Administration
- Registered Nurses - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- What Is an Otolaryngologist? - American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery
- What Is an Endocrinologist? - Hormone Foundation
- What Is a Rheumatologist? - American College of Rheumatology
- What Is a Physiatrist? - American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
- What Is a Hematologist? - American Society of Hematology
- What Is a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.)? - American Osteopathic Association
- Uniformed Services: Medical Corps - Bureau of Health Professions
- Training and Careers in Human Genetics - American Society of Human Genetics
- Today's Family Physicians. Specializing in Al - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Surgical Technologist - Bureau of Health Professions
- Role of the Geriatric Psychiatrist - American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
- Respiratory Therapists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Veterinarians - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Occupational Therapists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- About Critical Care Nursing - American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
- Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Chiropractors - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Check It Out: Careers in Dietetics - American Dietetic Association
- Certified Nurse-Midwives - Bureau of Health Professions
- Careers in Sports Medicine and Exercise Science - American College of Sports Medicine
- Careers in Radiology - American College of Radiology
- Careers in Radiation Therapy - American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America
- Careers in Public Health - Association of Schools of Public Health
- Careers in Medical Research - Association of American Medical Colleges
- Career in Genetic Counseling - National Society of Genetic Counselors
- Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Cardiovascular Specialists and Your Health Care - American College of Cardiology
- Biomedical Engineers - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Biological Scientists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Audiologists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Art Therapist - American Medical Association
- Considering a Career in Long Term Care - American Health Care Association
- Dental Assistants - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Dental Hygienists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Nuclear Medicine Technologists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Music Therapist - American Medical Association
- Medical Transcriptionists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Medical Specialty of Anesthesiology - American Society of Anesthesiologists
- Medical Records and Health Information Technicians - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Medical Librarianship: A Career Beyond the Cutting - Medical Library Association
- Medical Illustrator - American Medical Association
- Medical Assistants - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Dentists - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Diagnostic Medical Sonographers - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Ergonomics: Occupational Therapy in the Workplace - American Occupational Therapy Association
- International/Global Health - Association of Schools of Public Health
- JAMA Patient Pages: Medical Specialties - American Medical Association
- Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses - Bureau of Labor Statistics

Statistics

- United States Health Workforce Personnel Factbook - Dept. of Health and Human Services

Teenagers

- Financial Assistance Information - Health Resources and Services Administration

Women

- Women Are Pathologists - National Institutes of Health, Office of Research on Women's Health
- Women Are Researchers - National Institutes of Health, Office of Research on Women's Health
- Women Are Surgeons - National Institutes of Health, Office of Research on Women's Health

   
     
     
   
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