Save the Date! Medical Academy Day: Launching Your Medical Career

​Saturday, November 8, 2014

Gillette St. Paul Campus (Hospital and Clinic)


Are you a teacher or advisor with juniors or seniors who are interested in a medical career?

Gillette is hosting a one-day, hands-on workshop called Medical Academy Day: Launching Your Medical Career.

Students will have the opportunity to learn from leading specialists in pediatric neurosurgery, orthopedics, critical care and more.

Topics include:

  • Education and preparation for a career in medicine
  • A day in the life of a medical resident
  • Trauma medicine
  • Clinical gait analysis
  • Preparing for pediatric neurosurgery—a session in our surgery simulation lab
  • Suturing workshops
  • And more

Workshop participants can make valuable connections with peers and professionals in the medical profession—ties that may benefit them for life. Please help us by identifying appropriate participants.


Workshop candidates must:

  • Have a strong interest in becoming a physician
  • Be a junior or senior
  • Be nominated by a teacher or advisor

Workshop details

  • The workshop fee is $125.00. A limited number of scholarships are available. Teachers should make a referral.
  • The students you select should register here online.
  • Maximum capacity is 75 students.
  • Casual professional attire is expected (no jeans and T-shirts).

For more information or to request a scholarship, contact Gwen Schuller-Bebus, R.N., M.A., Simulation Services manager, at gsbebus@gillettechildrens.com.