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Being in the World: Careers in Health & Medicine

Feb 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Royce Hall 314,
February 14, 2024 | 6:00PM – 7:30PM
Royce 314


Considering a career in health/medicine after earning your Philosophy degree? Join us for an in-person career panel with UCLA Philosophy alumni who have built successful careers in healthcare and medicine!


Austin Momii, MD, and Dara Goldberg, PhD, will discuss the paths they took to become a neurologist and psychologist (respectively), share tips and advice for current students, and answer any specific questions you might have. If you’re thinking about a career in health/medicine, you won’t want to miss this session!


The panel will run from 6pm – 7pm followed by a reception where you can chat with the panelists over some pizza! 🍕


If you are not able to attend in person and need an accommodation, please reach out to ashnamadni@humnet.ucla.edu for information on how you can attend virtually.




Meet the Speakers


Dr. Austin Momii, MD, Clinical Instructor in Neurology at the University of Colorado

Austin Momii, MD, is a Neurologist and Clinical Instructor of Neurology at the University of Colorado. He has additional subspecialty training in Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry, as well as Vascular Neurology. His scholarly work lies in exploring the role of the cerebrovascular system in neurodegenerative disease. He also writes for selected publications on the topics of medicine, neuroscience, and the philosophy of medicine.


Dr. Dara Goldberg, PhD, Psychologist

Dara is a psychologist specializing in therapy for loss, grief and aligning to soul purpose. She is the author of Awaken Your Inner Goddess and the Awaken Your Inner Goddess Journal. She received her B.A. in Philosophy at UCLA and PhD in Clinical Psychology from Palo Alto University.





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Feb 14
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Royce Hall 314


UCLA Department of Philosophy