HOSA Students Are Headed to States!
HOSA 2023

HOSA is an international student organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Health Science Education (HSE) Division of ACTE. HOSA's two-fold mission is to promote career opportunities in the healthcare industry and to enhance the delivery of quality healthcare to all people.

The CDS chapter brought a large group to this year's regional competition. We are proud to announce the following winners in each category. All of these students will be moving on to the state-level competition.

Abhiram Thatimatla 1st Medical Law and Ethics
Charley Jonsson 3rd Medical Terminology
Kiara Torres 3rd Pathophysiology
Aanya Iyer 1st Clinical Nursing
Bhuvi Raxwal 2nd Clinical Specialty
Natalia Brant 1st Nursing Assisting
Michael Rosenberger 3rd Epidemiology
Tejas Raxwal 1st Job Seeking Skills
Alice Sutton 1st Speaking Skills
Owen Walsh, Nikheel Desai, Mohammed Amer, & Wyatt Weston 2nd Creative Problem Solving
Anika Shah & Aayush Patel 2nd Health Career Display
Jude Abdullah, Eric Earley, Jack Reinhart, Abdulrahman Alkaelani & Marco Wang 3rd Parliamentary Procedure

The following students placed 4th and 5th in their event and will move on to states only if a student who placed in the top 3 cannot make it to states. 

  • Samantha Hsu-4th place in Extemporaneous Writing
  • Aditi Kanuganti- 5th place in Health Career Photography
  • Adassa Pinhassov- 5th place in Prepared Speaking
  • Wyatt Ball, Bodi Burrill, Simmon Chauhan, and Arjun Patel-4th place in HOSA Bowl 
  • Cathy Philip - 4th place in Research Persuasive Writing and Speaking

Enjoy some pictures from Regionals!

Congratulations to all of the HOSA students who competed and best of luck to those moving on to states. 

Thank you to CDS upper school science teacher and HOSA club faculty advisors, Kiran Vaswani-Sippy and Lisa Esch for encouraging and leading these students toward their goals in the medical field.