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    EXPLO Pre-College + Career Summer Youth Program – GLOBAL HEALTH + MEDICINE (College Credits)

    EXPLO Pre-College + Career Summer Youth Program – GLOBAL HEALTH + MEDICINE (College Credits)

    Details

    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: Independent Provider
    • Session Start: June
    • Session Length: Two Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: Pre-Med, Career Exploration, Healthcare, Healthcare Administration/Management, Public Health
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17
    • Minimum Cost: > $3,000
    • Credit Awarded: No
    • Call: (781) 762-7400 ext. 134
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    Overview

    Prepare to be challenged to contend with the real-world conditions — environmental, political, ethical, and economic — that shape medical policy and its effectiveness at improving the health and well-being of the global population.

    Learn More About Global Health + Medicine

    • Highlights Anatomic Pathology Lab — Investigate the biological properties of disease and the effect of the disease on the structure of body organs.
    • Disease Outbreak Simulation — Confront a potential disease outbreak in a simulation that applies medical support with community outreach, all within the constraints of authentic economic, political, and social conditions.
    • World-Class Public Health Experts — Connect with leading experts including practicing public health officials, community organizers, and global activists who are deeply involved in the global health system. Hear more about their work, the unique career pathways that exist, and gain insight into what has made them successful in their field — as well as the mistakes they’ve made along the way.
    • Build Authentic Response — Work in teams with authentic stakeholders to confront a global public health issue. Evaluate real data to generate an approach backed by medical evidence, and develop a strategy for implementing your solution.