Medical

Baruch College Pre-Med Academy introduces outstanding high school students to the world of medicine. The courses offered give students and opportunity to explore a wide range of topics in medicine and health care and discuss important issues impacting the field today. Applicants should be strong students with at least a B high school average as they prepare for understanding the need for a robust college curriculum and the competitive nature of the medical school admissions process. The fundamental objective of the Pre Med Academy is to provide the grounding and exposure to prepare students to begin to think constructively about their college curriculum and medical school for a vocation in medical practice or research.WEBSITE
 
The Health Careers Institute at Dartmouth provides incoming 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students with opportunities to explore health careers and, of course, have fun! The primary purpose of the Health Careers Institute is to allow students to explore a wide range of career possibilities in the field of health care, while learning about important issues and topics in health care today.
 
Drexel's Mini-Med Summer Camp is a unique, 5 week program open to academically gifted high school students with an interest in pursuing a career as a physician.  This program will expose the students to clinical, didactic and research aspects of medicine. WEBSITE
 
Drexel University College of Medicine provides paid Summer Research Internships (HSSRI) to students from area high schools with an interest in biomedical research. WEBSITE
 
The National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine (NYLF/MED) introduces outstanding high school students to the world of medicine. This 10-day program familiarizes students with professionals from some of the nation’s top medical centers and faculty from renowned institutions of learning. WEBSITE
 
Penn State College of Medicine is offering this lecture series for high school students to learn more about important trends in medicine and health. College of Medicine faculty will provide in-depth lectures on important issues and advances in medicine and research. WEBSITE
 
UPenn Nursing Summer Institute offers a unique 4-week intensive program for    rising high school juniors and seniors that features cutting-edge research, the latest advances in virtual learning and clinical experience in Philadelphia’s top hospitals. As the only undergraduate Ivy League nursing school, Penn is recognized world-wide for setting the standard of academic excellence in this field. Working with Penn faculty and classmates from around the world, students will enjoy an innovative classroom curriculum that covers health care topics such as current epidemics, genetics, bioethics and emergency nursing. WEBSITE
 
The Veterinary School at the University of Pennsylvania offers a summer program for high school students (11th and 12th graders) and is an exciting experience held during the summer. This is a day program of one week sessions. Three sessions have been designed specifically for college students and two sessions have been designed for high school students. The program has been created for those who are interested in the science of veterinary medicine. WEBSITE
 
The Veterinary School at the University of Pennsylvania will again offer a summer program for both college and high school students (11th and 12th graders). The Veterinary Exploration Through Science (VETS) program is an exciting experience held during the summer. This is a day program of one week sessions. Three sessions have been designed specifically for college students and two sessions have been designed for high school students. The program has been created for those who are interested in the science of veterinary medicine. WEBSITE