Academy Workshops

Western University of Health Sciences’ Pomona Health Career Ladder (PHCL) is a pathway fostering the progress of students from the Pomona community in becoming skilled and compassionate health care practitioners in a variety of medical and health care professions. Western University of Health Sciences is committed to the next generation of scholars from preschool through college who will go on to become healthcare practitioners in our community.

These workshops are conducted by health care professionals and WesternU students who are studying to become health care professionals. Current participating health professions opportunities your child can explore are the following: Nursing, Physical Therapy, Medicine, Dental, Pharmacy, and Veterinary Medicine. PHCL looks forward to expanding the opportunities every year!

Academy Dates

PHCL will be hosted in person at the WesternU Campus!

Please remain attentive to email updates.

September Academy

September 23, 2023

October Academy

October 21, 2023

November Academy

November 11, 2023

January Academy

January 27, 2024

February Academy

February 24, 2024

March Academy

March 23, 2024

April Awards Ceremony

April 27, 2024


Pomona Health Career Ladder

The Pomona Health Career Ladder (HCL) is now entering its 16th year as a unique multi-institutional formal alliance of WesternU with Pomona Unified School District, fostering a uniquely Pomona-driven program empowering students and parents to become health professionals “from our community, for our community”, as well as to promote health lifestyles in a population with epidemic levels of lifestyle-related diseases endemic to Pomona.  Read more…

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We wish to thank the following partners for supporting the growth and empowerment of our youth and community members.