Program Description

2013 Med-Start Phoenix Participants at the Closing Ceremony on July 5, 2013.
2013 Med-Start Phoenix participants at the Closing Ceremony
Med-Start Phoenix is a summer program organized by the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix. This program is celebrating its 11th year, and is designed to encourage and inspire Arizona high school students to explore their existing interest in the health professions. Each of the three Med-Start Phoenix summer sessions include hands-on activities, field trips, community service projects, simulation and related lab experiences, culminating projects and lectures from medical students, faculty and community members. The unique sessions will highlight three healthcare themes: Scientific Research, Arizona’s Healthcare Needs and the Healthcare Team. 

9th, 10th, 11th & 12th GRADE STUDENTS
Have you ever wondered  Why do people get sick? How can we prevent the spread of disease? What do doctors REALLY do? — then do we have a summer program for you! Be a part of Med-Start Phoenix, a two-week day program with a fast paced curriculum sure to help confirm your healthcare interest!

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