Waverly Health Center’s Mini Medical University gives students (ages 16-18 years old) a unique opportunity to learn about health care careers through interactive presentations and hands-on learning. Areas include surgery, radiology, simulation labs and more! The week-long program will be offered July 23-27, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Students MUST be available to meet each day for the full time. Class size is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. The cost is $85 (financial assistance is available).
Eligible students must:
- Have finished their sophomore year of high school
- Have a 2.3 GPA or higher
- Submit a Mini Medical University Application (with parent or legal guardian signature)
- Have a counselor or teacher submit a Recommendation Form (found in link above)
For more information to explore this opportunity, please contact Melinda Pitt at (319) 483-4076 or MPitt@WaverlyHealthCenter.org.
Past student comments:
“The best part of Mini-Medical University was being able to see all the different areas of the hospital and learning about career options that I did not even know existed.”
“Mini Medical University was a great chance for me to secure my interest in the medical field, and I have become more passionate about health care.”
“I really liked how our small group setting enabled us to be in a very hand on learning experience.”