Extended Deadline to apply to NOSM’s Annual Health Sciences Summer Camp
The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) maintains a commitment to
providing information to rural, remote, Indigenous, and Francophone youth
about health careers.
This year NOSM will host its annual Health Sciences Summer Camp from
July 4-8, 2016 at Laurentian University in Sudbury and from July 11-15, 2016 at
Lakehead University in Thunder Bay. These week-long programs provide students
with an opportunity to explore health-care careers, obtain hands-on experience,
and find a mentor.
Camp activities include: casting and x-rays; CSI; physiology and
anatomy; Indigenous culture, health and tradition; Francophone culture, health
and tradition; and, much more!
NOSM is currently seeking interested high school students who are 14-16
years of age and will be attending Grade 10 and 11 in September
2016. Application deadline has been extended to Friday, May 20, 2016. Accepted
applicants will be contacted by NOSM by June 8, 2016 and will be required to
submit a non-refundable registration fee of $400.
Financial opportunities are
available to Indigenous students.
Students interested in participating in the camps are encouraged to
contact Véronique Poirier, Health Sciences Summer Camp Coordinator, toll free
1-800-461-8777 ext. 7198 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Northern Ontario School of Medicine is committed to the education of high quality physicians and health professionals, and to international recognition as a leader in distributed, learning-centered, community-engaged education and research.