Discovery Healthcare Summer Leadership Experience

Program Update:  Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Discovery Healthcare Summer Camps will not run the summer of 2021. If you have any questions, please contact the office at: distributed.education@schulich.uwo.ca

We look forward to seeing you in 2022.

Applications open in November for student leaders for the Discovery Healthcare Summer Camp Program.  This is a paid summer leadership experience working with high school students who are curious about medicine and healthcare careers.

The program runs from June to early August, facilitating a one-week day camp at each of the following sites:  Chatham, Leamington, London, Sarnia, Windsor, and Wingham.

Inspire and mentor youth through fun and exciting learning activities such as:
  • clinical skills - suturing, casting, wound dressing, stethoscope, and SIM intubations
  • clinical exposure and workshops with nurses, physicians, allied healthcare professionals
  • mock disasters and wilderness medicine
  • teaching social determinants of health
  • fun team-building activities and hands-on case-based learning

Leadership applications are currently closed

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