Medicine & Healthcare at Yale - Commuter

Summer Springboard


Program Highlights: Learn real life techniques such as suturing, setting a splint, wound care, and taking vital signs. Visit a simulation lab where medical and healthcare students and professors hone and refine their life-saving skills. Gain valuable knowledge about diverse educational and career opportunities in medicine and healthcare. Work in teams of detective doctors as you research, diagnose, and develop a treatment plan for a simulated patient. Considering a career in medicine? Thinking about being a pre-med major in college? Do you love biology, are fascinated about the human body, or want a career helping people but aren’t sure where to start? These are big questions that can influence the next four to twelve years of your life. Summer Springboard gives you a 360 degree view of the medical and healthcare field, as well as immersive learning through hands-on projects and simulations. Learn real world skills in emergency medicine through our hands-on, field-based curriculum. Learning has never been so fun! For those considering medical school, you’ll have a chance to meet with students currently in med school who will answer your questions and share their insider perspective on what it’s really like and how they got in. Additionally, meet real world medical professionals and learn about the wide variety of occupations in healthcare.

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