They also attend weekly workshops on topics concerning gaining admission to graduate and professional programs of study. Students must have completed their junior year of high school or be undergraduate college students who have completed 24 credits. Participants also engage in group activities including an afternoon hands-on training session with computerized simulated pediatric patients in the SIM Center, a Summer Intern Alumni lunch, and a presentation by the assistant dean for admission at UC College of Medicine offering advice for preparing for Medical School admission.
Hosted by Rady’s Children’s Hospital in San Diego, Summer Medical Academy offers lectures and interactive discussion about topics in healthcare, hands-on skills clinics, career panels, team-building activities to learn new techniques and get to know future colleagues, and more.
Thirteen $600 scholarships are available, and recipients must work a minimum of 20 hours/week.
The program is offered at six CHI Health locations in Nebraska.
Students participate in a lecture research series as well as present their own research at the completion of the program, as well as work with mentors from the Department of Pediatrics.
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Participants in this eight-week program are paired with mentors and work 40 hours/week on projects including laboratory-based research, computer-based database research, or clinical research. Work with a mentor in one of 10 pediatric clinical specialties in this eight-week program for Cincinatti-area graduating seniors.
You’ll also participate in VIP lunches with health professionals, observe patients and medical procedures, and engage in “Step into the shoes of an MD” skill and patient-case workshops and discussions with physicians.
Spend four weeks during June and July at The University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine learning from highly accredited Penn faculty.