CONFERENCE INFORMATION

HOSA WASHINGTON LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

National HOSA invites all State Officers and Local Chapter Leaders to gather in Washington, D.C. for the 10th Annual Washington Leadership Academy (WLA). WLA features dynamic workshops and interactive activities to teach HOSA leaders to be better advocates of HOSA’s mission and vision.  This action-packed experience is the highest level of leadership development for HOSA-Future Health Professionals. Click here for more information.

Conference Date: September 17-20, 2016

Registration Deadline: August 16, 2016

Hotel Location: Hilton Alexandra Mark Center, Alexandria, Virginia 

Fee: $450/Participant

MSU-COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE

This is a perfect opportunity for aspiring physicians. Michigan State University's College of Osteopathic Medicine invites two members per chapter to attend this year's HOSA/MSUCOM Day. Students are invited to participate in hands-on activities related to medical education. Experience a day in the life of a medical student. Pizza will be provided for lunch sponsored by MSUCOM. You can register for this conference via the online HOSA Conference Registration page (http://apps.hosa.org/hosaconf/login.jsp). Linked forms MUST be completed by each participant and submitted by fax (517-347-4096), email (hosa@mhc.org) or by mail (2410 Woodlake Drive, Okemos, MI 48864).

Conference Date: October 7, 2016

Agenda: Click here for a copy of the agenda.

Registration Deadline: September 27, 2016

Location: Michigan State University, East Fee Hall, 965 Fee Rd, East Lansing, MI 48825

Fee: No charge

HOSA Med-Talks

The concept is inspired by the popular TEDTalk conferences. HOSA Med-Talks are open to all and potential HOSA members. Students gather and learn from eight experts that speak for only 20 minutes on some of the hottest topics in healthcare.

Conference Locations & Dates:

     1. Saginaw Valley State University - October 26, 2016

     2. Macomb Community College - November 15, 2016

          Macomb Center for the Performing Arts

          44575 Garfield Road

          Clinton Township, MI 48038-1139 

     3. Western Michigan University

Time: 8:30am-1:00pm

Registration Deadline: Two weeks prior to conference date

Fee: $15/participant (includes lunch)

UPPER UP FALL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

The Upper Peninsula (UP) Fall Leadership Conference are open to all, and potential, HOSA members. The conference is designed to build HOSA enthusiasm, encourage comradery among schools, develop emotional intelligence, practice team building, and share HOSA ideas.

Location: Finlandia University, Hancock

Conference Date: October 11, 2016

Time: 9:00am-1:00pm

Fee: No fee

Registration Deadline: September 30, 2016

LOWER UP LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

The Lower Peninsula (UP) Fall Leadership Conference are open to all, and potential, HOSA members. The conference is designed to build HOSA enthusiasm, encourage comradery among schools, develop emotional intelligence, practice team building, and share HOSA ideas.

Location: Bay College, Escanaba

Conference Date: October 11, 2016

Time: 9:00am-1:00pm

Fee: No fee

Registration Deadline: September 30, 2016

REGIONAL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCES

Michigan HOSA Regional Leadership Conferences are the first level of competition facilitated by Michigan HOSA. The state of Michigan is divided into eight regions. School must compete within their region, unless requested otherwise by the Michigan HOSA office. Members compete in one of 55 health science events. Students that place in the top 10 in their event advance to the State Leadership Conference.

Fee: $30/Participant (price includes cost of lunch, no longer an option to opt out)

Where to Send Check: 2410 Woodlake Drive, Okemos, MI 48864

Time: 8:00am-4:00pm

Conference Date, Location & Registration Deadline:

Region 1: January 7, 2017 - Marquette Senior H.S. (Reg. Deadline 12-17-16)

Region 2: January 27, 2017 - Kalamazoo Valley CC (Reg. Deadline 1-6-17)

Region 3: January 16, 2017 - Jackson Area Career Center (Reg. Deadline 12-26-16)

Region 4: February 4, 2017 - Fraser High School (Reg. Deadline 1-14-17)

Region 5: January 28, 2017 - Grosse Ile High School (Reg. Deadline 1-7-17)

Region 6: February 3, 2017 - Baker College -Muskegon (Reg. Deadline 1-15-17)

Region 7: January 5, 2017 - Saginaw Valley State University (Reg. Deadline 12-15-16)

Region 8: December 3, 2016 - Farmington High School (Reg. Deadline 11-12-16)

STATE LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

The Michigan HOSA State Leadership Conferences are the second level of competition facilitated by Michigan HOSA. This conference offers leadership symposiums, speakers, general sessions, a blood drive, exhibitor career fair, and much more. Members compete in one of 55 health science events. Students that place in the top 3 in their event advance to the HOSA International Leadership Conference.

Location: Grand Traverse Resort and Spa

Conference Date: April 27-28, 2017

Fee: $75/Participant

Registration Deadline: March 15, 2017

Where to Send Check: 2410 Woodlake Drive, Okemos, MI 48864

INTERNATIONAL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

The HOSA International Leadership Conferences are the third and final level of competition facilitated by HOSA. This conference offers leadership symposiums, speakers, general sessions, a giant career expo, and much more. Members compete in one of 55 health science events.

Location: Corrinado Springs Resort, Disney World, Orlando, Florida

Conference Date: June 21-24, 2017

Fee: $90/Participant

Registration Deadline: April 15, 2017

Where to Send Check: 2410 Woodlake Drive, Okemos, MI 48864