Mini Medical School: Session A
**This camp is currently full, but you can click on the "Register Now" button to be added to the waiting list without making a payment. While there is no guarantee, it is likely that spots will open up before camp begins.
Think you're ready for a career in healthcare? Attend Mini Medical School, and see if you have what it takes! As an intern here, you'll learn about DNA, x-rays, human anatomy, personal health and more – all while having fun, taking cool field trips and even performing a mock surgery. You'll meet and hear from experts in the healthcare fields – including doctors, dentists, researchers, EMTs and other professionals. So put on some scrubs and let's see what you're made of! This is one of our most popular camps, so early registration is strongly recommended. Open to students ages 11-15.
|Course Date:||Monday, June 2, 2014 - Friday, June 6, 2014|
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Day and Overnight Camp Options Available
Georgia Center for Continuing Education
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
Overnight students will check in at their assigned residence hall on Sunday evening and check out on Saturday morning. Day students will check in at the Georgia Center on Monday morning between 8-8:30am. This camp takes place each day at the Georgia Center, but students will travel around campus by foot or bus for specific activities, and by university vehicle for any off-campus field trips. More details will be available in your confirmation email and in the welcome email sent out three weeks before camp begins.
Day Camp - $360
Overnight Camp - $760
Partial financial assistance may be available for students who need it. To request assistance, please follow the directions listed in the Financial Aid Request form, which is located on the right hand side of this page. If you have any questions about the process, please call us at 706-542-3537 or email us at questions [at] georgiacenter [dot] uga [dot] edu.
Muaz Ibrahim is currently an M.D. candidate at the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University. He earned his Master's in Cellular Biology from the University of Georgia, after completing his B.S. in Biological Sciences at Georgia Southern University. In between his degrees, he worked as a high school biology instructor in Warner Robins, GA. During his academic career, Muaz instructed undergraduates in the laboratory sections of Human Anatomy, Physiology and Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy at UGA, and worked as a biochemistry teaching assistant and researcher at Georgia Southern. He has received numerous accolades for both teaching and his academic performance, earning the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award at UGA in 2012. This is his first year as a Summer Academy instructor.
A detailed list of supplies needed for your camp program will be emailed to you three weeks before camp begins.