Farmington Schools health occupations win big at conference

Students from Farmington Public Schools’ three comprehensive high schools, three middle schools, and one STEAM school competed at the HOSA-Future Health Professionals Region 8 Leadership Conference, held November 30, 2018, at Novi High School.

HOSA winners 2018

More than 1,100 students from South Oakland County competed in more than 50 events and the winners will represent Farmington Public Schools at the State Leadership Conference in March 2019.

HOSA Future Health Professionals, an international student organization, promotes career opportunities in the healthcare industry and enhances the delivery of quality healthcare.

Three Farmington Public Schools’ Career and Technical (CTE) instructors, Janet Cadeau (Farmington High School/Middle School division), Amy Donato (North Farmington High School), and Jennifer Yarger (Harrison High School), assisted the following students with their achievements at the HOSA Regional Leadership Conference.

North Farmington High School

  • Sriram Bettagere, Nishka Khimasia, Ilakiya Rajaguru, & Adithya Vijayan – Biomedical Debate – 1st Place
  • Apoorva Bommanaveni & Anu Selva – Existing Medical Innovation – 1st Place
  • Camryn Nelson – Medical Assisting – 1st Place
  • Nilay Mistry – Prepared Speaking – 2nd Place
  • Srihari Srinivasan – Medical Terminology – 2nd Place
  • Rebecca Weisberg & Kate Wernicke – CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) – 2nd Place
  • Griffin Davis, Patrick Nader, Jacob Michel & Benjamin McColl – Community Awareness – 3rd Place
  • Sonia Desai & Akansha Pandey – CPR/First Aid – 3rd Place
  • Juliana Rabban – Extemporaneous Health Poster – 3rd Place
  • Kat Vicini, Cat Wong, & Satvik Suneja – Creative Problem Solving – 3rd Place
  • Rishabh Budhraja – Transcultural Health Care Test – Top Ten
  • Claudia Cerezo, Kristina Dawood, Allie Lumberg, & Serena Senawi – Community Awareness – Top Ten
  • Cole Dawkins – Clinical Specialty – Top Ten
  • Jessica Furtado – Medical Terminology – Top Ten
  • Hannah Hulett – Pharmacology Test – Top Ten
  • Alexandra Howard & Sarah Zalubas – Forensic Science – Top Ten
  • Oulabi, Kareem – Dental Terminology – Top Ten
  • Jasmine Kuhnhenn – Epidemiology – Top Ten
  • Sanjana Kumar – Dental Terminology – Top Ten
  • Jordan, Manela – Medical Law & Ethics – Top Ten
  • Mariya Matsko – Clinical Nursing – Top Ten
  • Danielle Morgott & Ariella Stein – Community Awareness – Top Ten
  • Juliette Quenioux & Vaishnavi Vemuri – Forensic Science – Top Ten
  • Sophia Ramold – Medical Reading – Top Ten
  • Molly Rose & Amber Wei – Health Career Display – Top Ten

Harrison High School

  • Sephora Dafinescu – Human Growth & Development Test – 1st Place
  • Diya Dani – Prepared Speaking – 1st Place
  • Katarina Jevtic – Epidemiology – 1st Place
  • Awab Tanoli – Pharmacology Knowledge Test – 1st Place
  • Usman Ali – Biomedical Debate Team – 2nd Place
  • Zoe Dawson – Nurse Assisting – 2nd Place
  • Cameron Duplessis – Biomedical Debate Team – 2nd Place
  • Sahej Kohli – HOSA Bowl Team – 2nd Place
  • Raiyaan Movania – Biomedical Debate Team – 2nd Place
  • Manasvini Nannapuraju – HOSA Bowl Team – 2nd Place
  • Niharika Narra – Medical Reading – 2nd Place
  • Joseph Nordan – Medical Law & Ethics Knowledge Test – 2nd Place
  • Shiv Seshan – HOSA Bowl Team – 2nd Place
  • Uma Sriram – Human Growth & Development Knowledge Test – 2nd Place
  • Elizabeth Fisher – Dental Terminology – 3rd Place
  • Meghana Karumuri – Nutrition Knowledge Test – 3rd Place
  • Hafsa Sultana – Medical Spelling – 3rd Place
  • Laiba Bhatti – Public Service Announcement Team – Top Ten
  • Teodora Cazacu – Behavioral Health Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Anum Fatima – Physical Therapy – Top Ten
  • Jade Forest – Health Career Photography – Top Ten
  • Prerana Gunda – Public Service Announcement Team – Top Ten
  • Huda Hussaini – Public Service Announcement Team – Top Ten
  • Rahimah Iman – Researched Persuasive Speaking and Writing – Top Ten
  • Alexis Juncaj – Public Service Announcement Team – Top Ten
  • Hussain Kapasi – Pathophysiology Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Amna Khan – Pharmacology Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Aasiyah Khan – Transcultural Healthcare Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Brizesh Maddipati – Transcultural Healthcare Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Mohammed Malik – Sports Medicine – Top Ten
  • Selena Mangat – Behavioral Health Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Tejas Maire – Forensic Medicine Team – Top Ten
  • Andrew Pan – Forensic Medicine Team – Top Ten
  • Pavan Purusothaman – Public Service Announcement Team – Top Ten
  • Anagha Shah – Transcultural Healthcare Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Sanjiv Seshan – Pharmacology Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Muhammad T. Siddiqui – Dental Science – Top Ten
  • Hammad Tanoli – Epidemiology – Top Ten
  • Amulya Velaga – Public Service Announcement Team – Top Ten
  • Evyn Wiedyk – Pathophysiology Knowledge Test – Top Ten

Farmington High School

  • Christina Arshansky, Insiyah Shakir & Olivia Valli – Community Awareness Team – 1st Place
  • Ajay Kumar – Pathophysiology – 1st Place
  • Niranjana Magesh & Akhila Mullapudi – Medical Innovation Original Team – 1st Place
  • Hemil Shah – Biomedical Lab Science – 1st Place
  • Samah Ashraf, Apoorva Dayananda, Nami Patel, Prutha Raghava & Easheta Shah – Public Health Team – 2nd Place
  • Tanisha Deshmukh, Jenna Salhab & Dhakshniy Sivakumaran – Community Awareness Team – 2nd Place
  • Katie McCown – Pharmacology Science – 2nd Place
  • Abhinav Patelu – Pharmacology Knowledge Test – 2nd Place
  • Paul Aren – Pharmacology Knowledge Test – 3rd Place
  • Abbey Carvey – Clinical Specialty – 3rd Place
  • Rachel Hendrian & Simran Sompore – Community Emergency Response Team – 3rd Place
  • Adithi Voleti – Medical Terminology Test – 3rd Place
  • Rana Aabed & Julia Tatone – Health Career Display – Top Ten
  • Fatema Ali – Health Career Photography – Top Ten
  • Rahul Anche, Anish Gaddam & Satyak Khare – Biomedical Debate Team – Top Ten
  • Shreya Aravabhumi & Shrika Gubbala, Dhara Patel – Public Service Announcement – Top Ten
  • Nyil Ashraf, Teodor Pitu, Om Sonawane & Eric Winston – Creative Problem Solving – Top Ten
  • Rithik Babu & Parth Nakirikanti – Community Emergency Response Team – Top Ten
  • Pooja Balani – Medical Law & Ethics Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Ciara Braska, Delanie Butler, Paige Meier & Evie Penner – Public Service Announcement – Top Ten
  • Vishal Chava – Medical Reading – Top Ten
  • Jacob Hume, Melvin Joseph, Yuan Wu Lu & Lohith Pula – Medical Innovation Original – Top Ten
  • Gautham Jayaraj, Jay Koduri & Sanjit Manda – Public Service Announcement – Top Ten
  • Sivani Kasula – Veterinary Science – Top Ten
  • Pritham Kura – Nutrition Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Nolan Mohr & Rohan Putumbaka, Sanjam Singh, Saiprashant Vaka – Medical Innovation Original – Top Ten
  • Sahana Nandigama & Shreya Kankanalapalli (NFHS) – Health Education – Top Ten
  • Maria Pitu – Human Growth & Development Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Shreya Salwi & Radhika Sriram – Forensic Science – Top Ten
  • Rachel Scott – Health Career Photography – Top Ten
  • Anika Shah – Prepared Speaking – Top Ten
  • Kriti Shirodkar – Medical Law & Ethics Knowledge Test – Top Ten
  • Praneet Voleti – Medical Math – Top Ten

Middle School

  • Veer Agarwal – Medical Terminology – 1st Place
  • Tanishka Bhadri – Extemporaneous Health Poster – 1st Place
  • Yatin Bichala – Nutrition Knowledge Test – 1st Place
  • Vivek Chava – Health Career Exploration Knowledge Test – 1st Place
  • Sanjana Datla – Prepared Speaking TOPIC-Define Your Purpose – 1st Place
  • Layla Edwards – Healthy Lifestyle – 1st Place
  • Jonathan Manela – Medical Reading – 1st Place
  • Nidhi Mistry & Aashnaa Singh – Health Career Display – 1st Place Abigail Dafinescu – Nutrition Knowledge Test – 2nd Place
  • Mariah Johnson – Health Career Exploration Knowledge Test – 2nd Place Mehar Khanna – Medical Reading – 2nd Place
  • Preya Patel & Prachi Tilwankar – Health Career Display – 2nd Place
  • Lena Rose – Medical Terminology – 2nd Place
  • Jayna Shah – Prepared Speaking Topic: Define Your Purpose – 2nd Place
  • Nikki Bakhmutsky & Katie Rose – Health Career Display – 3rd Place
  • Anoria Franchi – Nutrition Knowledge Test – 3rd Place
  • Edimari King – Prepared Speaking Topic: Define Your Purpose – 3rd Place
  • Surya Pugazhendhi – Medical Terminology – 3rd Place
  • Tejaswini Sivalokanathan – Medical Reading – 3rd Place
  • Nethrasri Anburaj – Medical Terminology
  • Advay Das – Medical Terminology
  • Ella Hanson & Preeti Sonawane – Health Career Display
  • Eddie King – Medical Terminology
  • Olivia Lupas – Medical Reading
  • Samarth Punjala – Medical Terminology
  • Amatullah Poonawala – Medical Terminology
  • Samarth Punjala – Medical Terminology
  • Shobhna Sahoo & Ria Velvadapu – Health Career Display
  • Arya Sajan – Medical Reading
  • Daniel Saleem – Nutrition Knowledge Test
  • Teja Vijayakumar – Nutrition Knowledge Test
  • Peter Willner – Medical Reading
  • Jaiden Wynn – Medical Reading

Learn more about HOSA at hosa.org.

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