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Take Your First Step Toward a Career in Life Sciences

Your Gateway to a Career in Life Sciences

Utah’s life sciences industry is growing, with increasing demand for skilled professionals. The Medical Innovations Pathways program provides high school students with the skills required to open the door to incredible career opportunities with many of Utah’s life sciences companies. Students who complete the program receive a Medical Innovations Certificate and are guaranteed an interview with any of the industry partner companies. Skills developed in the program include two distinct sectors:

Medical Devices and Equipment

Research, Testing, and Medical Labs


The Medical Innovations Pathways program offers specialized courses and practical work experience to help students develop the skills needed by Utah’s most elite medical device and laboratory testing companies.The Medical Innovations Pathways empowers students to:

  • Build a rewarding career
  • Improve and save lives
  • Gain hands-on experience
  • Earn above market wages, excellent benefits
  • Receive potential tuition support for a college degree

Graduate with a Medical Innovations Pathways (MIP) certificate and qualify for entry-level positions at our industry partner organizations.

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Industry Partners

Graduates receive a certificate that qualifies them for employment at, and a guaranteed interview with, any of the organizations below.

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Please fill out the form below and talk with your school’s career counselor to learn more about the Medical Innovations Pathways program.

Contact Your Participating School District

canyons-school-district
Matt Leininger
Canyons School District
801.826.5641
matthew.leininger@canyonsdistrict.org
davisdistrict
Mike Parker
Information Technology Supervisor
801.402.5336
mparker@dsdmail.net
granite
Donna Lloyd
Advisory Board Coordinator
385-646-4026/801-707-2678
dlloyd@graniteschools.org