Perry Memorial is hosting Camp Med, a health science camp June 10th-13th.
Seventeen 7th & 8th grade students will be given the opportunity to participate in a four day camp that explores careers in healthcare. Students will be introduced to healthcare professionals in laboratory, radiology, medical rehabilitation, nursing, respiratory, pharmacy, orthopedics, dietary, computer technology, plant operations and surgery. In addition, the campers will have the opportunity to engage in a variety of hands on activities such as reading x-rays, creating laboratory cultures, making splints and casts, taking vital signs and various other health related activities. The camp is funded through a grant from Northwestern Illinois AHEC Network and Perry Memorial Hospital.
Registration Deadline is May 13th. Applications are available at www.perrymemorial.org/campmed
For more information please contact:
Stefanie Morris, 815-876-2085