Adventures in Health Sciences/Professions (Rising grades 6-9)
July 6 - July 11, 2014
Are you considering a career in health care? Explore a variety of health professions to determine which area you might like to pursue. Learn about the work of doctors, nurses, and physical and occupational therapists and master the basic anatomy of the human body. You will see how various health disciplines use anatomy and gain an understanding how it aids in the diagnosis and treatment of human ailments. Experience firsthand the challenges, opportunities, and rewards of the health professions through hands-on learning sessions. Explore the human body, musculoskeletal systems, physical movement, and interactions between body parts to get a foundation for your future in medicine. You will learn how to improve your own health, prevent disease, and teach others.