Summer Springboard Success Stories

Congress Tour 3

Georgetown – July 17 & July 18

July 17, 2019

Day 4 & 5 of Summer Springboard (Session 1):

Congress Gif

Congress Tour 3

Congress Tour 4

Congress Tour 5

Congress Tour 6

Congress Tour 7

Mass Casualty 1

Mass Casualty 2

Mass Casualty 3

Mass Casualty 6

Mass Casualty 7

Mass Casualty 9

Mass Casualty 8

Student Quote:

“I decided to come to Summer Springboard figure out whether I enjoy medicine and would like to make a career out of it.”

Highlights:

  • Tour of Congress:
    • All students view the historic areas of the Capitol on a guide-led tour. The tour includes visiting the Crypt, the Rotunda, and National Statuary Hall.
  • Medicine & Healthcare Activity – Mass Casualty Simulation
    • The students ran through procedures for dealing with an excess of wounded patients in a simulated case of a bomb going off in a city.
    • They learned how to assess injuries and set up triage.
  • Trial Law Excursion – Site Visit & Investigation:
    • Students begin trial preparations with visit to real accident scene to collect case facts through visual assessment and completion of accident scene investigation form.