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The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine will be hosting it's annual Summer Enrichment Program (SEP) for rising high school seniors that are interested in medicine. This program will include sessions in critical thinking, learning styles, professionalism, leadership, mock interviews and much more. Students will also gain healthcare exposure and experience the value of helping others through volunteer activities.

Our SEP will provide these enriching opportunities and memorable experiences from June 22nd through June 26th (mon-fri) 2020.

Mission Statement

The Summer Enrichment Program strives to offer an opportunity of growth to incoming high school rising seniors from West Texas who aspire to attend medical school after completing an undergraduate degree. This goal is accomplished by providing guidance and encouragement while presenting insightful sessions and helpful activities for one week during the summer.

 

Application Requirements

A complete application includes:

  • Complete online application
  • One letter of recommendation
    • By teacher, academic advisor, volunteer director etc.
  • Resume uploaded to the Employment section
  • Proof of Texas residency
    • Example: Driver's license

*The SEP application opens on February 1st and closes on April 30, 2020

 

Program Highlights

  • Perform standardized patient encounters in the F. Marie Hall SimLife Center.
  • Current medical student-guided mock interviews with Q & A session.
  • Learn how to become a competitive applicant.
  • Academic and skill-based courses such as Chemistry, Medical Technology and Human Anatomy.
  • Practical clinic-related experiences such as suture clinic, basic life support training and certification. 

 

For more information

Julie Dixon

Lead Advisor

(806) 743 - 2297

julie.dixon@ttuhsc.edu