About Medical Academy

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About Medical Academy

The RCHSD Medical Academy programs provide learning and growth opportunities for high-school students with an interest in pursuing careers in healthcare. Our programs are taught by healthcare professionals and feature hands-on skills and interactive learning opportunities. We are offering two sessions of our signature 2-week Summer Medical Academy (SMA), two 3-day Weekend Medical Academy Programs, as well as two 3-day Advanced Medical Academy Programs for Medical Academy (MA) Alumni only.

Our 2021 Medical Academy program flyer can be found here!


Virtual Weekend Medical Academy: “From Dreams to Reality-Become a Professional Nurse” April 16-18, 2021

Virtual Weekend Medical Academy: “Mental Health Matters in Medicine” May 15-16, 2021

Summer Medical Academy: “Learning, Doing, Sharing” Due to ongoing large gathering and visitor restrictions, as well as an abundance of caution with respect to the patients in our care, we will be unable to host our 2021 Summer Medical Academy program.

Session 1: June 21 – July 2, 2021
Session 2: July 12 – 23, 2021