Applications are required to participate in Advanced Medical Academy (AMA) programs. These special programs have limited capacity (ranging from 10 – 20 students, depending on the program). Only Medical Academy (SMA-2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018; WMA-Mental Health Matters in Medicine; WMA-From Dreams to Reality: Become a Professional Nurse) Alumni are eligible to participate, including those who have served as a Group Leader/Mentor. Interested students and their parents are encouraged to review the information below, and reach out to the Center for Healthier Communities (858-966-7563) with any questions.
Cardiology: The Heart of the Matter – Processing & Enrollment Fee is $50 and covers all program materials; t-shirt; and meals. Transportation to the San Diego Convention Center and Parking at the location are not included, nor is housing. Applications become available on 7/27/18; are due no later than 8/23/18; email of acceptance will be sent by 8/31/18.
A Surgical Experience with Fresh Start – $450, includes course materials, t-shirt, parking & all meals. Transportation and Housing is not included. The next program will take place November 2-4, 2018 and a second will take place March 8-10, 2019.
Enrollment for both FSSG Surgical Weekend sessions is now full. Please stay tuned for other program opportunities in the future.
Proceeds from the Medical Academy benefit the FACES for the Future-San Diego program at Rady Children’s, and are partially tax deductible.