HSAFP & The US Army Present:

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BLEED

Most Recent Event Concluded

Our most recent event with the U.S. Army has concluded, but you can watch below to explore the path to becoming a doctor with firsthand insights from medical students and learn essential life-saving techniques in a hands-on medical workshop. Don't miss out!

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A Free, Hands-On Workshop For Life Saving Skills

Join the High School Alliance of Future Physicians on Saturday, May 11th at Royal High School in Simi Valley, California for a Stop the Bleed workshop, led by the United States Army. This event is open to all students and parents located in the Simi Valley area. By taking part in this hands-on workshop, you will:

  1. Grasp the life-saving method of applying pressure to a wound with your hands, effectively controlling the flow of blood.
  2. Understand and practice how to pack a wound properly to stop bleeding and stabilize the victim.
  3. Learn how to use a tourniquet appropriately and safely, providing quick and efficient aid in an emergency.

This course will arm you with critical knowledge and skills to act effectively in a bleeding emergency, potentially saving a life when every minute counts. All supplies will be provided for the workshop.

Only a Limited Amount of Spots Are Available!

Since the workshop will take place in the open areas of the Royal High School Theatre, seats are limited to the first 250 students and parents that register!

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The Full Agenda

Hear what high school event participants had to say!

Get Hands-On: Stop the Bleed with the U.S. Army

10:00AM to 11:30AM

Join the United States Army in a tourniquet course to learn vital emergency techniques that could potentially save a life in a bleeding emergency. By taking part in this interactive session, you will:

  • Grasp the life-saving method of applying pressure to a wound with your hands, effectively controlling the flow of blood.
  • Understand and practice how to pack a wound properly to stop bleeding and stabilize the victim.
  • Learn how to use a tourniquet appropriately and safely, providing quick and efficient aid in an emergency.

This course will arm you with critical knowledge and skills to act effectively in a bleeding emergency, potentially saving a life when every minute counts. All supplies will be provided for the workshop.

Workshop Leaders

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Medics

United States Army

Understanding the Path Towards a Career in Medicine

9:00AM to 10:00AM

Join us for an inspiring session with Kasha Chen, a 4th year medical student at the California University of Science and Medicine. Dive into the life of a medical student, uncover the steps to getting into medical school, and engage with Kasha during our interactive Q&A. This is your chance to explore the realities of pursuing a career in medicine. From this interactive talk, you’ll learn about:

  • From High School to Pre-Med: Understanding the initial steps and preparation needed during your undergraduate years to successfully apply to medical school.
  • Building a Strong Foundation: Key courses and extracurricular activities that will help you stand out as a pre-med student and prepare you for the medical school application process.
  • The Balancing Act: Effective strategies for juggling academics, volunteer work, and personal time to maintain a well-rounded and healthy lifestyle as a pre-med student.
  • Q&A with Kasha: Get firsthand advice and insights from a current medical student who successfully navigated the pre-med pathway, including what she wishes she knew when she was a high school student.

Prepare to be inspired and gather all the information you need to start your journey to becoming a physician.

Speaker

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Kasha Chen

Medical Student

Are you ready to get your free ticket?

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Only 250 total spots available. Sign up now before it's too late.

 

Attendees will consist of pre-health high school students and parents – all with the desire to better prepare for the journey to become a physician and save lives.

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  • Hands-On Learning
  • Lifesaving Techniques
  • Emergency Training
  • College Application Strategy
  • Pre-Med Information

Getting to the venue

Arrive at Royal High School by 8:40 AM. The workshop will take place in the theatre. If you’re unsure of its location, don't worry — student volunteers will be stationed around the campus to guide you to your destination. The event kicks off at 9:00 AM sharp. We look forward to welcoming you!

 

Address: 1402 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065

 

Room: Theatre

 

Parking: East Parking Lot (by gym)

Common Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! Our goal is to provide as much information as possible to all high school students seeking a career in healthcare!

Yes! Our goal is to provide as much information as possible to all high school students seeking a career in healthcare!

Yes. Please make sure each student and parent that plans to attend registers independently, as seats are limited.

Yes. MedSchoolCoach is sponsoring the event, as they seek to provide high school students with every opportunity they need to pursue a career in healthcare to ultimately become a physician.

The majority of our events are held during the school year, so check back for LIVE events in Fall of the '25/'25 school year!

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If you are a student attending with your parent(s), please have them register seperately, as seating is strictly limited to 250 guests.