Making Strides Event Highlight’s UMA’s Commitment to Fighting Cancer
Pinellas County, FL, October 18, 2014 — Ultimate Medical Academy continues it’s month long fundraising and awareness campaign to help raise money for the fight against breast cancer and all cancers. All three campuses at UMA have participated in fundraising support for various nonprofit events activities including walking in the “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” walk on October 18th. As part of this event, UMA staff raised more than $5,000. UMA then matched the donation with its own corporate match of $5,000, raising the total to more than $10,000! View pictures and a recap of the event on our Facebook page.
ABOUT ULTIMATE MEDICAL ACADEMY
Ultimate Medical Academy is a nonprofit healthcare educational institution with a national presence. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida and founded in 1994, the school has more than 55,000 alumni and offers content-rich, interactive online courses to more than 14,000 students as well as hands-on training to hundreds of students. UMA students have access to academic advising, one-on-one or group tutoring, resume and interview coaching, job search assistance, technical support, and more. Additionally, UMA has three centers for Continuing Medical Education (CME) that provide ongoing training and professional development opportunities to medical practitioners nationwide. Each CME is individually accredited. UMA is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). The continuing medical education programs are not included within the institution’s grant of accreditation from ABHES.