Students will spend five weeks in Summer 2024 at Willis-Knighton Health System to explore, observe, and prepare for careers as medical professionals.

Medical Scholars Program Goals:

  • Introduce students to career paths in the medical field
  • Prepare students for medical school or other allied health programs
  • Give students an opportunity to shadow medical professionals
  • Expose students to the Willis-Knighton Health System
  • Think critically and collaboratively about medical practices and procedures

For more information, contact Dr. Scott Chirhart at


Submit an application for the program

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