East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program and Technical Center


Sports Medicine Pathway at Walnut High School

“The ability to transform education for my students is my true passion. I love inspiring them everyday.” – Nelson Chen


“The Sports Medicine Pathway has really inspired me to pursue the medical profession. I always knew I enjoyed the medical field, and these past three years have really solidified my passion.”- Shanae Wong, Senior student (Three years with Nelson)


What is currently happening in the Sports Medicine Pathway:
Students are exploring the future of medicine through virtual reality headsets in the classroom.

Students experience monthly guest speakers who are in the medical profession. All Walnut HS alumni.

Students are utilizing state of the art equipment such as Normatec Recovery System.

Students are earning work-based learning hours everyday in the Athletic Training Clinic.

Students are preparing for the opportunity to earn college units through Mt. SAC’s articulation exam.

Students have to opportunity to join our CTSO, Health Occupations Students of America, HOSA.


Posted by: Nabrina Flick Published:2/8/17
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