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Members of Mt. Vernon Area Vocational Center’s Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) competed at the 32nd Annual Illinois HOSA state competition. Students from around the state of Illinois competed in various health care events including health science, health professions, emergency preparedness, leadership, and teamwork events.
ILLINOIS HOSA 32nd ANNUAL STATE LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
Theme: “Believing in Yourself and Inspiring Others To Do The Same”.
Date: March 17-19, 2010
Location: Decatur Conference Center Hotel, Decatur, Illinois
In each event, the top 10 competitors were recognized with the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places qualifying for the National HOSA Conference in Orlando, Florida. MVTHS AVC HOSA is proud to name the following members for their achievements during this year’s state competition:
1st place Medical Lab Assistant
Kylie Kaskie/Kaitlyn McLearin/Trisha McPheeters/Kristin Tompkins/Casey Wininger
2nd place Parliamentary Procedure Team
8th place Medical Terminology
Morgan Bozarth/Leah Sherman
4th place Emergency Medical Technician
5th place Extemporaneous Speech
9th place Physical Therapy Aide
Other students competing included: Emmalee Jones, Keatyn Kujawa, Phillip O'Dell (Webber HS), Arianna Poorman (Woodlawn HS), and Michelle Boswell (Woodlawn HS).
In addition to the competition, Jessica Morgan and Leah Sherman represented MVTHS AVC HOSA as voting delegates and Phillip O’Dell (Webber HS) was a member of the courtesy corps and carried our chapter flag during the opening ceremony.
Mrs. Laura Ing
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