UMMC’s Insight Summer Enrichment Program is designed to inspire Mississippi high school students belonging to one or more medically-underrepresented racial or ethnic groups to pursue careers in medicine. It also aims to educate participants on the steps necessary to become a physician and provide helpful insights from actual UMMC doctors and medical students.
Activities planned include presentations on a variety of medical and practical topics, workshops on creating and maintaining a resume and CV, interview skills training and mock interviews, clinical shadowing with in-person patient interaction, hands-on medical skills training utilizing UMMC’s advanced simulation capabilities, and more.
Dates: July 12th – 30th, 2021, excluding Saturdays and Sundays
Times: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The University of Mississippi Medical Center2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS, 39216
Participant Slots Available: 20
Additional Information: Daily lunch provided at no cost
Applications are available at participating high schools, or apply online below. To request additional information, please contact Insight@umc.edu.
Apply Online Here