You have reached LECOM Bradenton's Medical Careers Adventures page for high school students and science educators. The high school student programs developed by LECOM Bradenton are tailored to provide encouragement to students to examine various career opportunities in the health care field. These programs are scheduled for after school hours or during the early summer.
LECOM is offering three high school programs:
The Human Body Explored meets one Tuesday a month for lectures and lab experiences within the field of medicine, dentistry, and pharmacology. One Friday a month there is a hospital tour. This program runs from October through March.
Medical Science Academy meets for two weeks in June. The first week includes didactic lectures, lab sessions, and PBL. The second week are shadowing experiences of physicians, dentists and pharmacologists within the community.
The Pharmacy Exploration Academy meets for one week in July to help explore the realm of pharmacology.