Oklahoma high school students interested in health care careers will have the opportunity to learn about medical school during Med-Xtravaganza on Feb. 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences.
“Students will participate in hands-on activities, talk with medical students, tour the campus and find out what they need to do to apply to medical school,” says Ashley Adkins, – special project manager. “The event will show what OSU’s medical school has to offer in a fun, relaxed environment.”
Participants will learn basic anatomy and medical procedures, including listening to a simulation of a patient’s heart and lungs, performing intubations, testing suturing skills, and examining the anatomy of the human heart, lungs and brain.
Participants also will have the opportunity to tour the – campus, interact with medical students and learn about medical school admissions requirements. Lunch will be provided.
To register for the free event, visit healthsciences.okstate.edu. For more information, contact Jessica Bradley, special projects coordinator, at email@example.com.