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Changing Careers: Medical Field Offers S...

Medical lab technician Gene Viney decided to pursue a career in healthcare after his longtime job in corporate sales was cut. Medical lab technician Gene Viney says the job can be stressful but rewarding. “You feel like you’re really helping people who need help,” he says. “There is satisfaction when you help people in need. […]

District 211 medical student interns

Kimi Nijjar, senior at James B. Conant High School, and Ambrozia Itellari, junior to William Fremd, had the opportunity to experience the medical field when they participated in a three-week internship program with Arlington Pediatrics in Arlington Heights. Dr Dave Brottman said the aim of the program is to expose students to the overall operations […]

3D printing in the medical field: four m...

Additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, was first developed in the 1980s. It involves taking a digital model or plane of the subject which is then printed in successive layers of a suitable material to create a new version of the subject. The technique has been applied to (and used by) many different industries, […]