Mini-Medical School

16th Annual Mini-Medical School
Tuesday evenings, March-April 2015

Final registration: 6:00 p.m.
Presentations: 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Edward P. Junker III Auditorium
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, Pennsylvania

Overview

Penn State College of Medicine hosts this lecture series for adults and high school students to learn about important trends in medicine and health. College of Medicine faculty will provide in-depth lectures on important issues and advances in medicine and research, incorporating basic science, medical research, and clinical applications. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions after each lecture.

Objectives

Upon completion, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss ways the human body works
  • Identify medical advances that have changed our understanding of disease and health
  • Recognize where "cutting edge" medical research is headed

Credit/Certificates

No professional credit will be provided. Certificates will be issued at the end of the series upon request.

Registration

Registration is open to all adults and high school students with an interest in science and medicine. No previous medical training is required.

Submit your advance registration using the on-line link, or by calling 717-531-6483. Previous Mini-Medical School programs have filled quickly, so early registration is recommended. Final registration will be held on-site each evening. Seating in the auditorium is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Fee/Payment

There is no fee to attend the series. 

The University reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program is canceled, the University is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses. Preregistered participants will be notified if a program is filled or canceled.

Access

Penn State encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs. If you anticipate needing any type of special accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Continuing Education in advance of your participation.