MedQuest 2017 Dates: Sunday, June 25 through Friday, June 30, 2017 at Johnson State College, (JSC) Johnson, VT (Application deadline is now closed.)
MedQuest is a week-long, residential program at Johnson State College for current 10th grade high school students from northeastern and central Vermont.
MedQuest is a structured educational program that provides students with opportunities to explore a variety of health careers while gaining comfort in a college environment. Through interactive presentations and job-shadowing experiences at local hospitals and community provider offices, students strengthen their leadership skills and gain a clearer understanding of career options in health care.
Activities during the week include:
Job-shadowing health professionals;
Acquiring basic medical skills;
Science lab dissection skills training;
Exposure to medical terminology;
Exploring career and educational goals;
Opportunities to make new friends who share an interest in health careers!
MedQuest completers can earn school credit by demonstrating knowledge and proficiencies. The program curriculum aligns with both the National Health Science Standards and Vermont Agency of Education graduation proficiencies in transferable skills.
MedQuest completers earn school credit by demonstrating knowledge and proficiencies (see program rubric). The program curriculum aligns with both the National Health Science Standards and Vermont Agency of Education graduation proficiencies in transferable skills.
Welcome to The Northeastern Vermont
Area Health Education Center
The Northeastern Vermont Area Health Education Center improves access to quality health care by working with community and academic partners to support health care workforce development through recruitment, retention and continuing education of health care professionals.
Northeastern Vermont AHEC 347 Emerson Falls Road, Suite 3 St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
Phone: 802-748-2506 Fax: 802-748-2910 Send us an Email