14th Annual Mini-Medical School
Tuesday evenings, March 5-April 2, 2013
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
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.
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
Act 48 Credit for Teachers and School Nurses
Penn State is a Pennsylvania Department of Education Act 48 Approved Provider. Professional educators are encouraged to confirm that this program fits their school district's professional development plan for Act 48. Earn 9 hours toward fulfilling Act 48 requirements by attending this entire program.
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.
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.
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.