University Of Mississippi Medical Center’s Exploring Healthcare Pathways Program open to area high school students

Published 10:01 pm Saturday, January 13, 2024

The University of Mississippi Medical Center is inviting high school juniors and seniors interested in healthcare careers to save the date for an outreach program called Exploring Health Care Pathways.

The free event will be held in the School of Medicine on the UMMC campus from 8 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Feb. 24.

It offers 11th and 12th graders across Mississippi the opportunity to learn more about healthcare professions from faculty, staff and students representing UMMC’s various health science schools.

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They will also discuss information about admission requirements, educational background for each program and funding opportunities.

Students may click on this link to sign up.

Exploring Health Care Pathways is the creation of the Office of Admissions and the Improving Primary Care for the Rural Community through Medical Education (IMPACT the RACE) Program at UMMC.

For more information, call (601) 984-5010.