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UC Irvine Offers Summer Healthcare Experience for High School Girls

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UC Irvine Health has an exciting opportunity for young women in high school, ages 16 to 18, who are considering a career in healthcare (e.g. physician, nurse, pharmacist). Summer Healthcare Experience (SHE), is a week long educational program that runs from July 31 – August 4, 2027. Exploring healthcare careers the SHE program provides firsthand…

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The Asthma Talk Teens Need Before They Leave for College

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By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) – When teens have asthma, the “sex talk” isn’t the only tough discussion parents should make sure kids get before heading off to college. The teen years are a good time for parents to start encouraging children to talk with doctors about managing their health, particularly as questions arise about…

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Clinical Research Opportunity for High School Juniors and Seniors

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Here’s a great summer opportunity for Los Angeles students interested in clinical research study. Project Students Training in Research Involving DisparityElimination (STRIDE) is a ten week summer clinical research program for 11th and 12th grade high school students. Students may be in the 11th grade at the time of submitting the application and must have completed the…

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High School Juniors & Seniors Can Earn While They Learn With Summer Science & Research Opportunity

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Picture this: Your child at their college interview discussing the research on diabetes they conducted over the summer at Charles Drew University. They worked full-time for 8 – 12 weeks in the lab and got paid for it. Impressive right? It can happen! The Short-Term Research Experience for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) is an incredible opportunity for high school…

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