Congratulations to all of the students who competed in the recent Health OccupationsStudents of America (HOSA)Pennsylvania State Leadership Virtual Conference. HOSA is an international association that provides professional healthcare and skill development for students. Students compete by either completing a written test, submitting a portfolio, doing a team presentation, or a combination of each. Due to Covid-19, this year’s state conference was held virtually and had modified event procedures.
Downingtown East took home 8 awards:
Molly Clawson & Neeha Kolli – 1st place in EMT
Lola McKerns – 1st place in Epidemiology
An Nguyen – 1st place in Medical Law & Ethics
Smita Venkatesan – 1st place in Pharmacy Science
Riya Raja – 2nd place in Dental Terminology
Pravalika Vangala – 2nd place in Human Growth & Development
Amit Adiga – 3rd place in Physical Therapy
These students qualified to participate in the virtual International Leadership Conference (ILC) taking place June 23 thru 26.