Premedical Honors Program

ASLFL has also teamed up with Pfizer Inc. and the New Jersey Medical School in Newark, NJ, to offer a premedical honors program. This program is designed to introduce promising high school students to medicine and health sciences. A 10-week initiative, it will run in both the fall and spring semesters. Each session will comprise 195 minutes of lectures and seminars, including—

  • Formal lectures delivered by medical school faculty
  • Seminars conducted by first-year medical students (student preceptors)

Proposed Sessions and Topics of the Premedical Honors Program

Humanism in Medicine Introduction to Thoracic Surgery
Allergy: Sneeze, Wheeze, and Itch Cardiothoracic Surgery
FISH (Fishing for Answers Using Molecular Technologies) Evaluation and Treatment of Infertility
Introduction to Otolaryngology Bio-Defense
Surgical Challenges in Otology Tuberculosis Treatment and Control
Pediatric Otolaryngology Health Career Forum
Neoplasms of the Head and Neck What You Should Know About Medical School Admissions
Audiology: What it is and what it can do for you? The Education Process at the New Jersey Medical School

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