Get Involved

Life Health Sciences Internship (LHSI) Program

Do a health-focused internship at IUPUI to help you gain transferable and field-specific skills and grow as a professional.

Learn more about the LHSI program

Health and Wellness Promotion—Peer Educators

Become a peer educator to get real-world experience teaching your IUPUI peers about health issues that impact college students.

Learn how to become a peer educator

The Den

Search for other health or life science oriented clubs and organizations at IUPUI that might interest you

Visit the Den

Health Careers Club

Join and get involved in the Health Careers Club, which is advised by staff in the Health and Life Sciences Advising Center.

Learn how to join

Volunteering and Service

Serve or volunteer in the community where you can learn about community health issues that you might face as a health or life science professional.

Service learning course options

Center for Service and Learning

Division of Student Affairs—leadership development and civic engagement

Professional Organizations

Professional organizations can be a great source of information about the field. Here is a list of professional organizations associated with health and life science majors on the IUPUI campus.

Clinical Laboratory Science—Association of Clinical Scientists

Community Health—Council on Education for Public Health

Community Health—American Public Health Association

Cytotechnology—American Society for Cytotechnology

Cytotechnology—American Society for Clinical Pathology

Dental Hygiene—American Dental Hygienists Association

Dentistry—American Dental Association

Environmental Health Science—National Environmental Health Association

Environmental Health Science—Association of Environmental Academic Programs

Exercise Science—American College of Sports Medicine

Exercise Science—National Athletic Trainer’s Association

Fitness Management—National Strength and Conditioning Association

Fitness Management—American Council on Exercise

Health Information Management—American Health Information Management Association

Health Information Management—American College of Healthcare Executives

Health Services Management—American College of Health Care Administrators

Medicine—American Medical Association

Medical Imaging Technology—American Society of Radiologic Technologists

Medical Imaging Technology—Indiana Society of Radiologic Technologists

Nuclear Medicine Technology—Society of Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Nuclear Medicine Technology—Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board 

Nursing—National Student Nurses’ Association

Nursing—Nurses for a Healthier Tomorrow

Nursing—Johnson & Johnson: Campaign for Nursing's Future

Nursing—American Nurses Association

Occupational Therapy—American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

Optometry—Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry

Paramedic Science—Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services

Pharmacy—American College of Clinical Pharmacy

Physical Education—SHAPE AMERICA Society of Health and Physical Educators

Physical Education—Indiana Alliance for Health, PE, Recreation, and Dance

Physician Assistant—American Academy of Physician Assistants 

Physical Therapy—American Physical Therapy Association

Radiation Therapy—American Society of Radiologic Technologists

Radiography—Radiological Society of North America

Radiography—American Society of Radiologic Technologists 

Radiography—Indiana Society of Radiologic Technologists

Respiratory Therapy—Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care

Respiratory Therapy—American Association for Respiratory Curve

Speech Path/Audiology—American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Social Work—National Association of Social Workers

Veterinary—American Veterinary Medical Association