Future Health Professionals
About HOSA Future Health Professionals
The mission of HOSA is to empower HOSA-Future Health Professionals to become leaders in the global health community through education, collaboration, and experience.
The purpose of HOSA-Future Health Professionals is to develop leadership and technical HOSA skill competencies through a program of motivation, awareness and recognition, which is an integral part of the Health Science Education instructional program.
HOSA International Leadership Conference - Stargate students claimed two 'top 10' awards this summer at the HOSA International Leadership Conference for Future Health Professionals. The team of Deeksha Gaddam, Sahithi Govardhanam and Diya Patel placed 5th in the nation in Community Awareness for their work raising awareness for epilepsy. Hannah Nguyen finished 10th in the nation in Medical Terminology. Four other Stargate students, Upasana Shrestha, Kopal Chaurasia, Gayathri Ruthirakotti and Samridhi Shrestha. also competed at the conference. All eight qualified by placing in the top 3 in their events at the Colorado HOSA State Conference, held in Feb. 2020. Read more about the HOSA conference.
HOSA Barbara James Awards - six Stargate students earned Barbara James Bronze Awards for over 100 hours of volunteer service in the health industry. They were Simone Adhikari, Kopal Chaurasia, Vaishnavi Golla, Ariya Gowda, Diya Patel and Samridhi Shrestha. Two students received the Silver Barbara James Award for over 150 hours of service: They were Megha Kumar and Hirali Trivedi.
Colorado State HOSA Competition - Stargate HOSA Future Health Professional students competed in the Colorado State HOSA Competition last week. We have 60 Stargate students in HOSA this year, and 33 of them competed at the State level. These students studied, trained, presented, and competed in various health science events under the supervision of President Kopal Chaurasia and VP Deeksha Gaddam. I am proud to announce that 23 STARGATE STUDENTS placed in the top 3 in their events and thus qualify to advance to Nationals this summer!