HPAO Class Coordinators and Directors

Each semester HPAO selects highly motivated upper division pre-health students to serve as student coordinators for HPAO courses for a semester. These courses include: Bio 249- Careers in the Health Professions, Bio 250A- Topics in Medicine, Bio 250C- Topics in Veterinary Medicine, and Bio 340A- Preventive Dentistry. Course offerings vary by semester. Class coordinators are offered for course credit and a letter grade.

HPAO Courses


Student Organization/Club Officer

SDSU provides many opportunities for students to join clubs and organizations on campus. These student run clubs and organizations provide students the opportunities to gain leadership skills through participation as an executive board member.

SDSU Pre-Health Student Organizations


Supplemental Instruction Leader

Supplemental Instruction (SI) Sessions for select courses provide students with additional support. These SI sessions are led by former students of the course who have performed well in them. This is an opportunity to give back to the SDSU community by supporting fellow students to succeed in their courses, while developing invaluable leadership skills running SI Sessions.

For more information please visit their website: http://its.sdsu.edu/supplemental-instruction/


Community Service/Volunteer Leader

Some community service-oriented organizations offer opportunities for their more active and dedicated participants to become a more integral part of the organization by taking on a leadership roles.


Community Service Opportunities