Summer Programs at SUNY Downstate Medical School
from 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Come learn about the following opportunities!
The "Exploring Health Careers" Program is an initiative to expose students (mainly Freshman) to a variety of career options in the health professions. The program is designed to provide exposure to targeted health professions through faculty presentations, shadowing opportunities in clinics and affiliate sites, as well as information about the application process.
The "PATH Allied Health Track" program is a unique opportunity for students to explore the sciences and become acquainted with healthcare professions early in their academic career. The program is designed to prepare students, through a 1-summer curriculum, to apply early decision to the College of Health Related Professions at SUNY Downstate in one of the following fields: Physician Assistant (PA) or Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT).
The "PATH - Graduate Studies Track" Program offers students the opportunity to conduct biomedical research with Downstate faculty. Students are taught the basics of scientific writing and abstract development. At the end of the 8 weeks, each student will get to present his/her work at the annual Summer Research Symposium.