National Youth Leadership Forum: Advanced Medicine & Healthcare
Grades 9-12 | Johns Hopkins University
Get ready to embrace your inner Doc Brown because we’re headed to the future. NYLF Advanced Medicine & Healthcare will introduce you to the cutting-edge virtual reality (VR) technology employed by the next generation of physicians.
Over the course of your time at NYLF Medicine, you will:
- Participate in multiple Apprentice Doctor® workshops covering topics like surgical knot tying and the basic principles of orthopedics
- Spend two full days at the George Washington University School of Nursing and the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center
- Step into the scrubs of a doctor during multiple VR workshops on topics like venipuncture, resuscitation, and wound care
- Enjoy completing group projects and spending social downtime with your fellow high school attendees
NYLF Advanced Medicine and Healthcare was designed to give you a behind-the-scenes look at a life dedicated to medicine. During your day at the GWU School of Nursing, you’ll have the opportunity to interact with real patients alongside the resident nursing students. These encounters are highly valued by our NYLF Advanced Medicine alumni, who rave about the opportunity to experience patient care firsthand.
Periodically, WorldStrides is able to offer special discounts at different times of the year, depending on program availability. Schedule a call with one of our advisors before February 28th to discover what offers you may qualify for.
Summer 2023 Dates
June 24 - July 3
July 6 - July 15
July 18 - July 27
Want to learn more? Fill out this form to receive a call from one of our advisors:By submitting this form, I confirm that I am at least 13 years of age and provide my written consent for Envision to contact me using email or telephone - including the use of automated technology and pre-recorded messages for calls to any wireless or residential telephone number I provide. This consent is not required to purchase goods or services.