The Shumway Surgical Skills and Education Center Stanford Summer Internship is
designed to educate high school and pre-medical students considering careers in science, medicine, and public health in basic and advanced cardiovascular anatomy and physiology as well as medical and surgical techniques that will be utilized in pre-medical and medical school. This program is open to all students worldwide. Students must be at least 16 years of age to apply.
Cost The Shumway Surgical Skills and Education Center is a non-profit organization whose goal is to provide premed- and medical school-level education and training to those high school and pre-medical students passionate about the field of cardiothoracic surgery as a potential career. Students must be at least 16 years of age to apply. We do require a non-refundable application fee of $95, and, if accepted, there will be a program fee of $3,000. (Donations above and beyond the program fee are also greatly appreciated, but not required.) We also offer scholarships for students who show academic excellence but also demonstrate financial need. Please contact us for more information. Housing is not currently offered through the program.
Deadline: February 15, 2012