Partners in Science
sponsored by
Science Outreach and Resources (SOAR) Committee
Oregon Health & Science University
October 10, 2002


Science and Medicine Sites for Students

Amazing Space
http://amazing-space.stsci.edu/

ARS Science 4 Kids! (Agricultural Research Service)
http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/kids/index.html

BBC Science: Games and Competitions
http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/games/

CDC: BAM! Body and Mind
http://www.bam.gov/

CELLS alive!
http://www.cellsalive.com/

Center for Young Women's Health
http://www.youngwomenshealth.org/

Chem4Kids
http://www.chem4kids.com/

Cool Science for Curious Kids
http://www.hhmi.org/coolscience/

Exploratorium's Online Exhibits
http://www.exploratorium.edu/exhibits/f_exhibits.html

ExploreLearning.com
http://www.explorelearning.com/

ExploreScience.com
http://www.explorescience.com/

Extreme Science
http://www.extremescience.com/

FDA Kids Home Page (Federal Drug Administration Page)
http://www.fda.gov/oc/opacom/kids/

For Kids Only - Earth Science Enterprise (NASA)
http://kids.earth.nasa.gov/

For Kids Only - Games! (NASA)
http://kids.earth.nasa.gov/games/

HHS Pages for Kids (Health and Human Services Page)
http://www.hhs.gov/kids/

It's a Guy Thing
http://www.kotex.com/na/talk/teen/guything/

KidsClick! Web Search for Kids by Librarians
http://www.kidsclick.org/

Kids Health: Kids
http://www.kidshealth.org/kid/

Kids Health: Teens
http://www.teenshealth.org/

Kids Science Page National Agricultural Library
http://www.nal.usda.gov/Kids/

LHS Kids' Corner (Lawrence Hall of Science, UC Berkeley)
http://www.lhs.berkeley.edu/kids/

MadSciNet: The 24-hour exploding laboratory
http://www.madsci.org/

Medem: Medical Library: Especially for Teens
http://www.medem.com/MedLB/articleslb.cfm?sub_cat=12

MEDLINEplus: Children's Page
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/childrenspage.html

MEDLINEplus: Teen's Page
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/teenspage.html

NASA's Observatorium
http://observe.arc.nasa.gov/nasa/core.shtml.html

Neuroscience for Kids
http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/neurok.html

New Scientist: The Last Word Science Questions and Answers
http://www.newscientist.com/lastword/

NIEHS Kids' Pages (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences)
http://www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/home.htm

Reading the Human Map
http://www.nsls.info/genome/basic.html

Robotics Education Program (NASA)
http://robotics.nasa.gov/a_students.htm

Sport! Science@The Exploratorim
http://www.exploratorium.edu/sports/

SWBIC: Educational Games (Southwest Biotechnology and Informatics Center)
http://www.swbic.org/education/games.php

TeenOutReach.com: How to Improve Your Health
http://www.teenoutreach.com/Online_Help/health/index.htm

ThinkQuest Library
http://www.thinkquest.org/library/search.html

timelinescience: One Thousand Years of Scientific Thought
http://www.timelinescience.org/index.php

Virtual Body
http://www.medtropolis.com/vbody.asp

Young Women's Health Page
http://www.ohsu.edu/library/teenhealth/

Yucky Gross and Cool Body
http://yucky.kids.discovery.com/flash/body/

Science and Medicine Careers

Associations of Schools of Allied Health Professionals
http://www.asahp.org/

Career Exploration Links
http://www.uhs.berkeley.edu/Students/CareerLibrary/links/occup.cfm

Careers in Natural Sciences
http://www.stfrancis.edu/ns/careers.htm

Careers in Science and Mathematics
http://www.nap.edu/readingroom/books/careers/

Discover Science Careers
http://library.thinkquest.org/11465/

Health Careers - A Resource Guide for High School Students
http://www.mccg.org/healthcareers/healthcareershome.asp

JobStar: Guides for Specific Careers
http://jobstar.org/tools/career/spec-car.cfm

Want to be a Scientist?
http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/kids/scientists/scientistsframe2.htm

Yahooligans! - Science and Nature: Careers
http://www.yahooligans.com/Science_and_Nature/Careers/

Specific Career Information

Biomedical Engineering Society
http://www.bmes.org/careers.asp

Careers in Biotechnology
http://www.accessexcellence.org/AB/CC/index.html

What is Bioinformatics?
http://www.biology.gatech.edu/bioinformatics/whatis.html

American Chiropractic Association: About Chiropractic
http://www.amerchiro.org/media/whatis/

American Dental Association (ADA) Career Guide
http://www.ada.org/prof/ed/careers/index.asp

Careers in Dentistry
http://www.dent.unc.edu/careers/

Check it out: Careers in Dietetics
http://www.eatright.org/cps/rde/xchg/ada/hs.xsl/career.html

Homeopathy
http://www.healthy.net/clinic/therapy/homeopat/under/index.asp

AAMC: Considering a Career in Medicine
http://www.aamc.org/students/considering/start.htm

AMA: Becoming an MD
http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/category/2320.html

So you wanna be a doctor, huh?
http://minimeta.epinions.com/educ-review-3F08-66C8815-3923A37B-prod1

Medical Library Association: A Career in Medical Librarianship
http://www.mlanet.org/career/index.html

American Association of Naturopathic Physicians
http://www.naturopathic.org/licensure/education.aspx

Information on a Career in Nursing
http://nursingworld.org/nursecareer/

Occupational Therapy Careers Outlook
http://www.aota.org/featured/area2/links/link08.asp

American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine
http://www.aacom.org/

A Pathologist is...
http://www.ascp.org/general/pub_resources/pathologist.asp

A Future in Physical Therapy
http://www.apta.org/consumer/future

Become a PA (Physician's Assistant)
http://www.aapa.org/00becomeapa.html

American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine
http://www.aacpm.org/

Association of Schools of Public Health
http://www.asph.org/

What Is a Respiratory Therapist
http://www.aarc.org/career/

Careers in Sports Medicine and Exercise Science
http://www.acsm.org/pdf/Careers.pdf (Must have Acrobat reader loaded)

Association of Surgical Technologists
http://www.ast.org/

Veterinary Career Resources
http://netvet.wustl.edu/vcareer.htm

Veterinary Education
http://netvet.wustl.edu/vschool.htm
Women in Science, Medicine, Math, and Computing

AWSEM: Advocates for Women in Science, Engineering and Math
http://www.saturdayacademy.org/group/awsem/default.aspx

Distinguished Women of Past and Present: Health and Medicine
http://www.distinguishedwomen.com/subject/health.html

4000 Years of Women in Science
http://www.astr.ua.edu/4000ws/4000WS.html

Past Notable Women of Computing and Mathematics
http://www.cs.yale.edu/homes/tap/past-women.html


Karen Lippert, MLS and Dolores Zegar Judkins, MLS, Oregon Health Sciences University Library
Last updated December 19, 2005
URL: http://www.ohsu.edu/library/staff/judkinsd/classes/soar.htm