Camp Med - Grades 9-12

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The Camp Med Summer Program is co-sponsored by the Northwest Area Health Education Center (AHEC) of Wake Forest School of Medicine,  Forsyth County Schools, and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.  The program is designed to recruit, educate, and prepare high school students for careers in the health professions.  Activities include 20-25 contact hours of presentation, tours/observations and clinical experiences. 

The program’s aim is to identify 10-15 ninth through twelfth grade high school students who have (a) an interest in a health career and (2) academic potential for a career in the health sciences.  The goal of Camp Med is to identify a diverse group of students interested in health careers.


  • Be a freshman, sophomore, junior or senior for the school year 2014-2015.
  • Complete the application process and meet Camp Med Summer Program Guidelines.
  • Have a minimum of 2.5 grade point average.
  • Complete a letter of interest outlining your career goals and why you would want to participate in Camp Med.
  • Submit a letter of recommendation from teacher, counselor or principal.

     2015 Summer Pamphlet 

    Photos - Camp Med   Camp Med 2010 Photos  
    Camp Med - 2009                     Camp Med - 2010 

        2011 Camp Med Photos
         Camp Med - 2011

For More Information Contact:

Shirley Dockery
Programs Manager
Student Inclusion and Diversity

Wake Forest School of Medicine
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston Salem, NC  27157
Phone:  336-716-4201
Fax:  336-716-5807

Last Updated: 10-19-2015
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