Med Kids

The Med Kids summer program is a three day exploration into today's pediatric healthcare professions for currently enrolled middle school students in grades 6, 7 and 8. The participants will have the opportunity to interact with healthcare professionals and learn about the medical field through speakers/presentations, hands on simulations and a tour of the CDC. 

Participants will not shadow any clinical staff, but will be supervised by Children's employees. Interested students must commit to all three days during their selected session and can only apply to, and participate in, one session at one campus, one time. 

Transportation to and from the CDC will be provided. Lunch is not provided.

Sessions

This program will take place during a 3 day session in either June or July. Interested students must commit to all three days during their selected session and can only apply to and participate in one session at one campus, one time.

Applications open on March 28, 2016.

Session 1 at Scottish Rite: Monday, June 13 - Wed. June 15, 2016; 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Session 2 at Egleston: Monday, July 11 - Wed. July 13, 2016; 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Program Requirements

This program is available on a first come, first serve basis to the first 30 participants to complete and submit the application for the respective campus. Applications must be mailed or delivered to Children’s at Scottish Rite or Children’s at Egleston at the following addresses by April 22. Duplicate, incomplete or applications received after April 22 will be disqualified.

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite hospital
Attn: Volunteer Services
1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30342

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston
Attn: Volunteer Services
1405 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30322