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Science & Medicine

Our Summer High School Science and Medical Programs explore the fascinating world of modern medicine through hands-on simulations, lab work, and visits to Georgetown’s Medical Center Labs. Forensic Science students can take advantage of the extraordinary forensic science resources of the nation’s capital while exploring the application of science and medicine in law enforcement.


1-Week Science & Medical Institutes

1- and 2-Week Science and Medical Academies

1-Week Medical Academy
The Medical Academy provides you with an introduction to the field of medicine where you'll explore topics ranging from human anatomy and physiology, microbiology and infectious diseases, to surgery, cancer, and biomedical ethics. 

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1-Week Nursing Academy
Through daily interactions with faculty, you will explore the field of nursing where you will learn fundamentals of the profession including ethics, cultural competencies, biological, physical, and social sciences–and engage in hands-on clinical experiences using a lifelike patient simulator. 

1-Week Forensic Science Academy
In Georgetown's Forensic Science Academy, you'll gain a firsthand look at the world of forensic science from professionals in the field—including investigators, detectives, crime scene technicians, and pathologists.

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2-Week Experiences in Biotechnology Academy
Students will explore how Biotechnology affects a wide range of applications from food science to human health and wellness.

3-Week Medical Immersion

3-Week Medical Academy

3-Week Medical Academy
Throughout the program, you’ll investigate contemporary medical challenges facing society today, discuss the latest advances affecting the applied science of medicine, and interact with experts from the field to learn how to pursue a career in medicine.