• HEALTH SCIENCE

      N2 House Team

     713-556-5247

      

     

    Gabriel Cabral

     

      Ann Mayfield

    N2 Dean of Students

     

      N2 Dean of Students

    Phone: 713-556-5249

     

      Phone: 713-556-5250

    Email: GCABRAL@houstonisd.org

     

         Email: amayfie3@houstonisd.org 

     

     Felicitas Gaspar

     

     

     N-2 Secretary

     

     

     fgaspar@houstonisd.org

     

     

     Ph: 713-556-5247

     

     
    OVERVIEW

     

    Our mission is to provide a challenging and rigorous college preparatory program with enrichment opportunities in the area of health professions.

     

    The theme, Health Science Academy, was developed through collaboration among our students, parents, and faculty.  One of the strengths of this theme is the variety of careers associated with health professions.

     

    ENRICHMENT OPPORTUNITIES

     

    We have developed many enrichment opportunities related to applied sciences and health professions including:

    • Summer travel opportunities – our students have traveled to Costa Rica over last several summers
    • Visit Houston Methodist West Campus
    • Partnership with Walgreens Pharmacy
    • Partner with M.D. Anderson to host blood drives
    • Visit University of Texas Medical School and tour the facility
    • Univerisity of Houston School of Pharmacy
    • Uniformed Services University (Military University)
    • Guest speakers 

     

    RELATED COURSEWORK

     

    Medical Microbiology
    Pathophysiology
    Anatomy and Physiology
    Medical Terminology
    Principles of Health Science Technology-substitute for Health
    Health Science– substitution for Health
    Practicum in Health Science – Students have the opportunity to go on weekly visits to a local hospital to go on rotations with various medical professionals.  This class takes 2 class periods. 

     

    RELATED CAREERS 

    Physician

    Nurse

    Physician Assistant

    Physical Therapist

    Pharmacy Tech

     

    Nutritionist

    Pharmacist

    Dentist

    X-Ray Technologist

    Medical Assistant

     

    Marine Biologist

    Chiropractor

    Optometrist