Students will experience:• The variety of careers possible in the health care industry• Personal interaction with health care providers in various fields• Educational requirements for a career in health care
Some of the highlights of the program include: • Learning about treating patients in a Simulation lab• Hands-on experience in the Emergency Department, Newborn Nursery, and Trauma Services• Touring Health Sciences facilities at Ivy Tech, USI, and UE
AgendaStudents will meet for five days, June 10-14, 2019, from 8:30 am to 4 pm. Students will meet at St. Vincent’s Medical Center, in the Amphitheater, and depart to the day’s activities. Lunch and snacks will be provided each day by St. Vincent.
Selection Criteria• Students must be a current 7th grader and will be entering the 8th grade in August 2019 in Indiana counties of Gibson, Posey, Vanderburgh, or Warrick.• Students must be a high-achieving student and have a teacher’s online evaluation. (will be sent directly to the teacher AFTER the application deadline. Submit teacher’s name and email in the application.)• Student must have a minimum 3.5 grade point on a 4.0 scale or equivalent.• Student must prepare a 150 word essay explaining why he/she is interested in this program. Submit as directed below.
Application Prep An essay, 150 word minimum, needs to be prepared explaining why you are interested in participating in HCAMPS. Include your career goals, how you plan to meet those goals, and how you think HCAMPS can help you prepare for those goals. The essay needs to be uploaded within the application and the file type needs to be in the form of Microsoft Word, a pdf or a Google Doc.
The completed application needs to be submitted by 4:00 pm, Friday, January 11, 2019.
Cost for the program is $100.00 and is payable AFTER being accepted into the program. Financial aid is available.
Any questions or problems with the application then please contact Dr. Chamness.
Dr. Vic Chamness, Director of Science and HealthEVSC951 Walnut StreetEvansville, IN firstname.lastname@example.org