Medicine & Healthcare Track

Pre-College Exploration Academy

Overview

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Considering a career in medicine or healthcare? It’s a major decision that can influence the next four to twelve years of your life. Sign up for Summer Springboard’s Online Exploration Academy to see if medicine and healthcare is right for you!

Dates:

Session 1 - Days 1 & 2:
October 17, 2020 October 18, 2020

Session 1 - Days 3 & 4:
October 24, 2020 October 25, 2020

Session 2 - Days 1 & 2:
January 23, 2021 January 24, 2021

Session 2 - Days 3 & 4:
January 30, 2021 January 31, 2021

Session 3 - Days 1 & 2:
April 10, 2021 April 11, 2021

Session 3 - Days 3 & 4:
April 17, 2021 April 18, 2021

Session 4 - Days 1 & 2:
June 12, 2021 June 13, 2021

Session 4 - Days 3 & 4:
June 19, 2021 June 20, 2021

Session 5 - Days 1-4:
June 14, 2021 June 17, 2021

Topics you'll cover

Emergency Medicine


Learn about emergency medicine on the frontlines of the pandemic through simulations and discussions.

Your instructor:

Dr. Craig Kutz, UC San Diego

Dr. Craig Kutz is a physician-scientist, currently working as a senior resident in the Department of Emergency Medicine at UC-San Diego Health.

Genetics


Learn about life as a geneticist and work on a project related to genetic testing for viruses and infectious diseases .

Your instructor:

Summer Morrill & John Replogle, MIT

Summer Morrill and John Replogle are Ph.D. candidates in biology at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Psychology


Learn about the psychology behind human connection and social relationships.

Your instructor:

Adam Morris, Harvard University

Adam Morris is a Ph.D. candidate and instructor in psychology at Harvard University.

Neuroscience


Explore the relationship between the mind, brain, and body and study the physiological basis for mental disorders such as schizophrenia.

Your instructor:

Dr. Jessica André, Yale University Postdoctoral Researcher

Jessica André is a professor at Quinnipiac University in nearby Hamden, CT in the Psychology department.

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