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Pre-College Academic Enrichment Program: Central Connecticut State University

Pre-College Academic Enrichment Program:
Central Connecticut State University

Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative

The program is:

  • For college pre-freshmen who will be matriculating at a four-year institution. Priority consideration will be given to pipeline participants.
  • A six-week summer program.
  • Focused on enhancing the preparation of high school seniors for college.
  • Held on the campus of Central Connecticut State University in New Britian
  • Designed to provide solid development of scientific (biology and chemistry), mathematical (pre-calculus), communications, problem-solving, and test taking skills though courses in Chemistry, Biology, English, and Math.
  • Structured to provide room and board.

How to Apply

All Applicants Should:

  • Be college pre-freshmen who will be matriculating at a four-year institution with a ‘B’ average or better.
  • Have a high motivation and demonstrated potential for pursuing a career in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research.
  • Be from groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in the health professions (African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian) or others from disadvantaged backgrounds who meet all eligibility criteria and have a high probability of fulfilling the social and educational goals of this program.
  • Submit a completed Application to hcop@uchc.edu.
  • Have an official transcript submitted from each high school attended.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation, at least one from a science teacher.
  • Provide a copy of your Federal Income Tax Form 1040 or Equivalent for 2014 (submit 1040 when completed and filed).
  • Submit official SAT and/or ACT score report.

Important Dates:

May 2, 2016: Application Deadline

Program runs June 20, 2016-July 29, 2016.

Mail Supplemental Material to:

Tracey Higgins
Administrative Program Assistant II
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-8031
Fax: 860-679-7223
Email: higgins@uchc.edu

Contact

Nazle Jalaludin, M.S.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email:  jalaludin@uchc.edu

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: gwrensford@uchc.edu

Kerry-Ann Stewart, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: kestewart@uchc.edu

Summer Research Fellowship Program

Summer Research Fellowship Program

Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative

The program:

  • Is for college sophomores, juniors, seniors or recent graduates. Priority consideration will be given to pipeline participants.
  • Is a nine-week program.
  • Is designed to provide a research enrichment experience and some exposure to clinical or dental medicine.
  • Is for students who are interested in a career in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research and for applicants who have completed some college coursework in biology and chemistry (preferably through organic chemistry).
  • Is devoted to approximately 30 hours per week of work on a research project and 10 hours per week to required clinical experiential.
  • Provides housing, meals, and a stipend.

The selected student will identify a faculty sponsor. Faculty develops and makes available suitable project descriptions. The student contacts his/her faculty sponsor in April or May and develops a research protocol. Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) students are encouraged to apply.

Important Dates

  • March 1, 2016: Submission date for all applications. All applications must be submitted by midnight March 1 to be considered for admission. Submission date for all supporting documents. All supporting documents must be received by March 1 to be considered for admission.
  • February 15, 2016: Admission decisions for applications completed by February 1, 2016.
  • April 1, 2016: Admission decisions for applications completed after February 1, 2016.
  • May 31, 2016: First day of program.
  • July 29, 2016: Last day of program.

Application Criteria

All Applicants Should:

  • Be from groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in the health professions (African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian) or others from disadvantaged backgrounds who meet all eligibility criteria and have a high probability of fulfilling the social and educational goals of this program.
  • Be college sophomores, juniors, seniors or recent graduates with a ‘B’ average or better who are interested in a career in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research.
  • Have completed some college coursework in biology and chemistry (preferably through organic chemistry).
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

How to Apply

  • Submit a completed application form available from your counselor, this website, or by email to hcop@uchc.edu.
  • Submit score reports for SAT, ACT, PEAU, TOEFL, and/or GRE and MCAT/DAT if available.
  • Have an official transcript submitted from each college or university attended.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation, at least one from a science instructor.
  • Provide a copy of your Federal Tax Form 1040 or Equivalent for 2015 (does not have to accompany application – submit 1040 Form – only page reflecting number of dependents and adjusted gross income – when completed and filed with IRS).

Mail Supplemental Material to:

Jan Figueroa
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-3483
Fax: 860-679-1875
Email: jfigueroa@uchc.edu

Contact

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: gwrensford@uchc.edu

Kerry-Ann Stewart, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: kestewart@uchc.edu

Health Disparities Clinical Summer Research Fellowship Program

Health Disparities Clinical Summer Research Fellowship Program

Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative

The program:

  • Is for rising college sophomores, juniors, seniors or recent graduates. Priority consideration will be given to pipeline participants.
  • Is a seven-week program.
  • Is designed to provide a clinical research and enrichment experience and an introduction to health disparities, cross cultural issues, principles of clinical medicine and skills for public health research and interventions and an overview of approaches to cultural definitions, public health issues and discussion of specific techniques for working with diverse populations in community settings.
  • Provides housing, meals and a stipend.

Important Dates

  • March 1, 2016: Submission date for all applications. All applications must be submitted by midnight March 1 to be considered for admission. Submission date for all supporting documents. All supporting documents must be received by March 1 to be considered for admission.
  • February 15, 2016: Admission decisions for applications completed by February 1, 2016.
  • April 1, 2016: Admission decisions for applications completed after February 1, 2016.
  • June 13, 2016: First day of program.
  • July 29, 2016: Last day of program.

Application Criteria

All Applicants Should:

  • Be from groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in the health professions (African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian) or others from disadvantaged backgrounds who meet all eligibility criteria and have a high probability of fulfilling the social and educational goals of this program.
  • Be rising college sophomores, juniors, seniors or recent graduates with a ‘B+’ average or better who are interested in a career in medicine, dental medicine, biomedical or clinical research.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

How to Apply

  • Submit a completed application form available from your counselor, this website, or by email to hcop@uchc.edu.
  • Submit score reports for SAT, ACT, PEAU, TOELF, and/or GRE and MCAT/DAT if available.
  • Have an official transcript submitted from each college or university attended.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation, at least one from a science instructor.
  • Provide a copy of your Federal Tax Form 1040 or Equivalent for 2015 (does not have to accompany application – submit 1040 Form – only page reflecting number of dependents and adjusted gross income – when completed and filed with IRS).

Mail Supplemental Material to:

Jan Figueroa
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-3483
Fax: 860-679-1875
Email: jfigueroa@uchc.edu

Contact

Kerry-Ann Stewart, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: kestewart@uchc.edu

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: gwrensford@uchc.edu

 

Senior Doctors Academy

Senior Doctors Academy

Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative

The program is:

  • For 12th grade students interested in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research. Priority acceptance into the program will be given to former Great Explorations, Jumpstart, and Junior Doctors Academies participants and students enrolled in Hartford Public Schools.
  • Provides students with a review of pre-calculus, calculus, biology, physics, anatomy and physiology, and writing.
  • Offers a six-week, Monday-Friday, Summer Academic Enrichment Program for the selected students.
  • Offers a 30-week, Saturday Academy during the academic school year where students can continue to enhance their academic skills, college preparation, and exposure to careers in the health professions.
  • Classes are held at the UConn Greater Hartford Campus. Transportation is provided to Hartford residents.
  • Provides qualified students with an earned stipend.
  • Geared towards students who meet certain socio-economic guidelines (low income and/or first generation to attend college) and demonstrate a strong motivation and potential to enroll in a four year college program. See application for additional qualification criteria.
  • Parent/Guardian Orientation Workshops are held for all students participating in the program.
  • Parental Seminar Series are held for parents/guardians of all students participating in the program.
  • Enables students to be eligible to participate in the Pre-college Enrichment Program during the summer of their graduating senior year.

Important Dates

  • September 12, 2015 to May 14, 2016: 30-week Saturday Academy
  • June 20, 2016 to July 29, 2016: Six-week, Monday-Friday Summer Program
  • May 20, 2016: Application Deadline

How to Apply

All Applicants Should:

  • Be a rising senior in high school.
  • Have a ‘B’ average or better.
  • Submit an essay.
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation from a Science or Math teacher or guidance counselor.
  • Have an official transcript submitted from each high school attended.
  • Submit a completed application form.

Mail Supplemental Material to:

Tracey Higgins
Administrative Program Assistant II
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-8031
Fax: 860-679-7223
Email: higgins@uchc.edu

Contact

Nazle Jalaludin, M.S.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email:  jalaludin@uchc.edu

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: gwrensford@uchc.edu

Kerry-Ann Stewart, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: kestewart@uchc.edu

Pre-College Research Program

Pre-College Research Program

Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative

The program is:

  • For college pre-freshmen who will be matriculating at UConn. Priority consideration will be given to pipeline participants.
  • A six-week summer program.
  • Focused on enhancing the preparation of high school seniors for college.
  • Held on the campus of UConn in Storrs.
  • Provides a research experience in one of the basic science laboratories.
  • Structured to provide room and board.

Important Dates

  • May 8, 2015: Application Deadline
  • July 6, 2015 to August 7, 2015: Monday-Friday Summer Program

How to Apply

All Applicants Should:

  • Be college pre-freshmen who will be matriculating at UConn with a ‘B’ average or better.
  • Have a high motivation and demonstrated potential for pursuing a career in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research.
  • Be from groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in the health professions (African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian) or others from disadvantaged backgrounds who meet all eligibility criteria and have a high probability of fulfilling the social and educational goals of this program.
  • Submit a completed application form to hcop@uchc.edu.
  • Have an official transcript submitted from each high school attended.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation, at least one from a science teacher.
  • Provide a copy of your Federal Income Tax Form 1040 or Equivalent for 2014 (submit 1040 when completed and filed).
  • Submit official SAT and/or ACT score report.

Mail Supplemental Material to:

Tracey Higgins
Administrative Program Assistant II
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-8031
Fax: 860-679-7223
Email: higgins@uchc.edu

Contact

Nazle Jalaludin, M.S.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email:  jalaludin@uchc.edu

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: gwrensford@uchc.edu

Kerry-Ann Stewart, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: kestewart@uchc.edu

Pre-College Academic Enrichment Program: UConn Storrs

Pre-College Academic Enrichment Program:
UConn Storrs

Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative

The program is:

  • For college pre-freshmen who will be matriculating at UConn. Priority consideration will be given to pipeline participants.
  • A five-week summer program.
  • Focused on enhancing the preparation of high school seniors for college.
  • Held on the campus of UConn in Storrs.
  • Designed to provide solid development of scientific (biology and chemistry), mathematical (pre-calculus), communications, problem-solving, and test taking skills.
  • Structured to provide room and board.

The Pre-College Academic Enrichment Program held at UConn Storrs is in collaboration with the BRIDGE program sponsored by the Engineering Diversity Office in the School of Engineering at the UConn Storrs campus.  Students in both programs will receive the same course instruction and room and board accommodations, and will participate in the same activities during the five-week period.  Participants in the Pre-College Academic Enrichment Program will also have opportunities to visit the UConn Health campus in Farmington and interact with professionals in the health fields.  For pre-freshmen who have applied to or will be matriculating in UConn’s School of Engineering and plan to major in engineering fields other than Biomedical Engineering, please visit the BRIDGE website for more information.

How to Apply

All Applicants Should:

  • Be college pre-freshmen who will be matriculating at UConn with a ‘B’ average or better.
  • Have a high motivation and demonstrated potential for pursuing a career in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research.
  • Be from groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in the health professions (African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian) or others from disadvantaged backgrounds who meet all eligibility criteria and have a high probability of fulfilling the social and educational goals of this program.
  • Submit a completed Application to hcop@uchc.edu.
  • Have an official transcript submitted from each high school attended.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation, at least one from a science teacher.
  • Provide a copy of your Federal Income Tax Form 1040 or Equivalent for 2014 (submit 1040 when completed and filed).
  • Submit official SAT and/or ACT score report.

Important Dates:

May 2, 2016: Application Deadline

Program runs July 5, 2016-August 5, 2016.

Mail Supplemental Material to:

Tracey Higgins
Administrative Program Assistant II
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-8031
Fax: 860-679-7223
Email: higgins@uchc.edu

Contact

Nazle Jalaludin, M.S.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email:  jalaludin@uchc.edu

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: gwrensford@uchc.edu

Kerry-Ann Stewart, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: kestewart@uchc.edu

Junior Doctors Academy

Junior Doctors Academy

Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative

This program is:

  • For 11th grade students interested in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research. Priority acceptance into the program will be given to former Great Explorations and Jumpstart Academy participants and students enrolled in Hartford Public Schools.
  • Provides students with a review of Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Chemistry, Language Arts and proven test-taking strategies to increase SAT and ACT scores.
  • Offers a six-week, Monday-Friday, Summer Academic Enrichment Program for the selected students.
  • Offers a 30-week, Saturday Academy during the academic school year where students can continue to enhance their academic skills, college preparation, and exposure to careers in the health professions.
  • Provides assessments and evaluations throughout a student’s affiliation with Junior Doctors Academy and includes pre-, mid-, and post-testing; student and parent surveys; mid and final progress reports; etc.
  • Classes are held at the UConn Greater Hartford Campus. Transportation is provided to Hartford residents.
  • Provides qualified students with an earned stipend.
  • Geared towards students who meet certain socio-economic guidelines (low income and/or first generation to attend college) and demonstrate a strong motivation and potential to enroll in a four year college program. See application for additional qualification criteria.
  • Parent/Guardian Orientation Workshops are held for all students participating in the program.
  • Parental Seminar Series are held for parents/guardians of all students participating in the program.
  • Enables students to participate in the High School Mini Medical/Dental School Program during the following academic year.

Important Dates

  • September 12, 2015 to May 14, 2016: 30-week Saturday Academy
  • June 20, 2016 to July 29, 2016: Six-week, Monday-Friday Summer Program
  • May 20, 2016: Application Deadline

How to Apply

All Applicants Should:

  • Be a rising junior in high school.
  • Have a ‘B’ average or better.
  • Submit an essay.
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation from a Science or Math teacher or guidance counselor.
  • Have an official transcript submitted from each high school attended.
  • Submit a completed application form to hcop@uchc.edu.

Mail Supplemental Material to:

Tracey Higgins
Administrative Program Assistant II
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-8031
Fax: 860-679-7223
Email: higgins@uchc.edu

Contact

Nazle Jalaludin, M.S.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email:  jalaludin@uchc.edu

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: gwrensford@uchc.edu

Kerry-Ann Stewart, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: kestewart@uchc.edu

Jumpstart

Jumpstart

Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative

  • For 9th and 10th grade students interested in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research. Priority acceptance into the program will be given to former Great Explorations participants and students enrolled in Hartford Public Schools.
  • Provides daily classes in language arts, math, science, career and college awareness preparation, integrating PSAT strategies and support across the curriculum. Enrichment experiences both in and outside of the classroom are also included.
  • Offers a six-week, Monday-Friday, Summer Academic Enrichment Program for the selected students.
  • Offers a 30-week, Saturday Academy during the academic school year where students can continue to enhance their academic skills, college preparation, and exposure to careers in the health professions.
  • Provides assessments and evaluations throughout a student’s affiliation with Jumpstart and includes pre, mid, and post testing; student and parent surveys; mid and final progress reports; etc.
  • Classes are held at the UConn Greater Hartford Campus. Transportation is provided to Hartford residents.
  • Provides qualified students with an earned stipend.
  • Geared towards students who meet certain socio-economic guidelines (low income and/or first generation to attend college) and demonstrate a strong motivation and potential to enroll in a four year college program. See application for additional qualification criteria.
  • Parent/Guardian Orientation Workshops are held for all students participating in the program.
  • Parental Seminar Series are held for parents/guardians of all students participating in the program.

Important Dates

  • September 12, 2015 to May 14, 2016: 30-week, Saturday Academy
  • June 20, 2016 to July 29, 2016: Six-week, Monday-Friday Summer Program
  • May 20, 2016: Application Deadline

How to Apply

All Applicants Should:

  • Be a rising freshman or sophomore in high school.
  • Have a ‘B‘ average or better.
  • Submit an essay.
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation from a Science or Math teacher or guidance counselor.
  • Have an official transcript submitted from each high school attended.
  • Submit a completed application form to hcop@uchc.edu.

 Mail Supplemental Material to:

Tracey Higgins
Administrative Program Assistant II
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-8031
Fax: 860-679-7223
Email: higgins@uchc.edu

Contact:

Nazle Jalaludin, M.S.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: jalaludin@uchc.edu

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: gwrensford@uchc.edu

Kerry-Ann Stewart, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: kestewart@uchc.edu

High School Student Research Apprentice Program

High School Student Research Apprentice Program

Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative

This program is:

  • For 11th and 12th grade students interested in medicine, dental medicine or biomedical research. Priority consideration will be given to pipeline participants.
  • A six-week summer program.
  • Provides students with a research experience in one of the basic science or clinical laboratories.
  • Held at UConn Health or Central Connecticut State University.
  • Requires students to be able to commute daily to UConn Health or Central Connecticut State University.
  • Provides students with an earned stipend.

Important Dates

June 20, 2016 to July 29, 2016: Six-week, Monday-Friday Summer Program
April 1, 2016: Application Deadline

Application Criteria

All Applicants Should:

  • Have completed their junior year of high school with a ‘B’ average or better, and have reached their 16th birthday by June 20, 2016.
  • Be from groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in the health professions (African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian) or others from disadvantaged backgrounds who meet all eligibility criteria and have a high probability of fulfilling the social and educational goals of this program.
  • Be from a Connecticut high school that has an on-site School-to-Career or Career-to-Work Coordinator during the academic year, as well as summer months. This does not apply to Connecticut high school graduates or students who will be 18 years of age at the start of the program.
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

How to Apply

  • Submit a completed application form to: hcop@uchc.edu.
  • Submit an official transcript from each high school attended.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation, at least one from a science teacher.
  • Provide a copy of your Federal Income Tax Form 1040 or Equivalent for 2015 (submit 1040 when completed and filed).
  • Submit Application.

Mail Supplemental Material to:

Tracey Higgins
Administrative Program Assistant II
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-8031
Fax: 860-679-7223
Email: higgins@uchc.edu

Contact:

Nazle Jalaludin, M.S.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: jalaludin@uchc.edu

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: gwrensford@uchc.edu

Kerry-Ann Stewart, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington CT 06030-3920
Email: kestewart@uchc.edu

Anastasia Rollins
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-3484
Fax: 860-679-1301
Email: rollins@uchc.edu

High School Mini Medical/Dental School Program

High School Mini Medical/Dental School Program

The program is for:

  • 11th and 12th grade students, who are in state residents. Priority consideration will be given to pipeline participants.
  • Students who are interested in pursuing careers in medicine, dental medicine and the biological sciences.
  • Students who are selected by their school guidance counselors or science teachers.

The program is made up of:

  • A series of eight weekly lectures and demonstrations presented by faculty members of the UConn Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine.
  • Two-hour lecture sessions.
  • Topics on molecular biology, pharmacology, cardiology, oncology and dental medicine.

How to Apply:

Return Application to:

Anastasia Rollins
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-3484
Fax: 860-679-1301
Email: rollins@uchc.edu

Contact:

Nazle Jalaludin, M.S.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: jalaludin@uchc.edu

Granville Wrensford, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: gwrensford@uchc.edu

Kerry-Ann Stewart, Ph.D.
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Email: kestewart@uchc.edu

Anastasia Rollins
Department of Health Career Opportunity Programs
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3920
Phone: 860-679-3484
Fax: 860-679-1301
Email: rollins@uchc.edu