Deaconess is hosting the EVSC/Deaconess 24th annual Health Science Institute from Sunday, June 1, through Saturday, June 14. The two-week program allows high school students to experience first hand the wonders of medicine and gives them insight into a variety of medical careers.
Students attending the Health Science Institute receive one semester of high school credit. During the two-weeks, 31 students will interact with health care professionals and observe a variety of procedure throughout the hospital. They will learn about many areas of medicine, including acupuncture, cardiology, radiology, phlebotomy, obstetrics, gerontology, physical medicine, anesthesia and holistic medicine.