Pre-Med in Boston
Students will get a chance to explore the various fields of study that exist in medicine, and rotate through potential fields such as cardiology, oncology, orthopedics, and more.
Extended Commuter Tuition:
*+ $250 Pre-Med Tuition Supplement
June 25, 2023 July 7, 2023
July 9, 2023 July 21, 2023
Simmons University, Boston
Are you thinking about medical school? Do you know what field of medicine you’d like to pursue? This course in collaboration with physicians from Brigham and Women’s Hospital is designed to help students explore a career in a variety of fields in medicine. In this program, students will get a chance to explore the various fields of study that exist in medicine, and rotate through potential fields such as cardiology, oncology, orthopedics, and more. They will also have the opportunity to learn about pursuing study in medical research from current medical students. Students will also have the opportunity to learn about getting into medical school, studying for medical school entrance exams, researching and planning medical residency, and learning about the role of scientific inquiry and scientific curiosity in becoming a medical professional. Through the course students will interact with doctors, medical students and residents while being exposed to various medical disciplines.
Excursions in Boston – Students will visit the STRATUS medical simulation center at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, a nationally-recognized teaching hospital for Harvard University, as well as Harvard Medical School.
Meet your instructor
Dr. Andrew Eyre & Dr. Sean Kivlehan
Medicine Harvard Medical School
This course is led by Brigham and Women’s Hospital’s Dr. Andrew Eyre and Dr. Sean Kivlehan and course faculty from the internationally recognized hospital.Learn more
Topics you'll explore
Students will visit the Brigham and Women's Hospital; students will rotate/round through various medical disciplines and meet professionals in those fields.