Welcome to the application page for Medical Explorations.
Deadline: March 31, 2020
Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age, currently enrolled in college, 3.5 GPA, graduated high school at time of application. High school students in dual-enrollment courses are not eligible. Please contact Rachel Roberts if you are currently in high school.
Supporting application materials: two letters of recommendation from a teacher, mentor, supervisor, or guidance counselor; one 500 word essay on why you are applying to the program, an official copy of your transcript stating GPA, and signed attached compliance form
Medical Explorations Program
Department of Surgery
Attention: Rachel Roberts
1924 Alcoa Highway
Knoxville, TN 37920
Note: Any applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Applications and supporting documents must be postmarked by the stated deadline.
Transcripts and letters of recommendation may be sent along with the application but must be sealed and signed in a separate envelope. Letters may also be sent directly to the address above from the letter writer.
Acceptance decisions will be emailed to the address provided on the application in May
"Not only was the program informative and exciting, but all the mentors were outstanding!"
"I've learned more than I can express. This program has helped shape my career plans."
"The clinical experience gained through the rotations was unmatched by any other program I have participated."
"Nothing is ever the same in emergency medicine and I never knew it could be so exciting."
"Seeing a baby being born was pretty amazing, but I didn't realize how much about childbirth is still a mystery."
If you are interested in supporting the Medical Explorations Program through a donation, please contact us via email, by phone at 865-305-9294, or visit the Donate Now website. Your support will ensure the Medical Explorations Program is available for all students wishing to learn more about a career in healthcare.
The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine
1924 Alcoa Highway
Knoxville, Tennessee 37920 | 865-305-9290
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