A. R. Johnson Health Web


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For Students

Are you looking for health information on the Web? Do you know how to evaluate the information that you find, to be sure it's reliable? How do you find the best health web sites? This site will help you search more confidently and know that the information you find is trustworthy. Use the "Finding Reliable Health Information" link on the navigation bar to get started.

Interested in a health career, but don't know where to start looking for schools, salaries, or workforce info? Our Health Careers page is a great place to start.

For Teachers & Counselors

A complete outline with student exercises is provided for your classroom use. The entire class may be taught in under 50 minutes and is best done as a hands-on exercise in a computer lab.

About this Site

In 2007, Augusta University (then the Medical College of Georgia) formally partnered with AR Johnson Health Science and Engineering Magnet High School. This project, coordinated by the Statewide Area Health Education Centers Network, aims to increase career opportunities in health care for high school students. Augusta University faculty lecture at AR Johnson, and field trips to Augusta University's campus are offered to AR Johnson students. The information on this web site was taught to 9th and 10th grades at AR Johnson in 2007 and 2008.

This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under contract No. N01-LM-6-3502 with the University of Maryland Baltimore.