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MD Camp 2014


Description and Mission


MD Camp VideoMD Camp sponsored by the Area Health Education Center is an intensive, three-week summer camp that gives participants an experience in the rigors of medical school. It is open to Juniors, Seniors and recent high school graduates who are interested in pursuing careers in the health professions including biomedical research and who are considered an underrepresented minority or disadvantaged student in medicine.

Ultimately, MD Camp aims at increasing the number of physicians who are underrepresented in medicine and who elect to practice in underserved areas. Toward this end, the camp strives to inspire students to pursue a career in medicine by challenging them intellectually, facilitating their academic and social development, and increasing their awareness of the special needs of underserved populations.

For an online presentation about our camp, click the link below


Great news! MD Camp 2014 will be a residential camp. For students who live outside of the Central Ohio area, limited housing at a nominal cost will be available. We are encouraging in-state and out of state students to apply!

MD Camp Application 2014 -- UPDATED.pdf

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 Place: OSU College of Medicine, 370 West Ninth Avenue, Columbus, OH
Dates: Monday, June 16, 2014 - Thursday, July 3, 2014
Time: Monday – Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Cost: $750.00. Scholarships are available based on need and academic merit.
Additional costs of $300 for residential students which includes dinner
Please download, complete and print this application. You may email it to the address provided: mdcamposu2014@gmail.com or complete and print either application and mail or fax to the address or fax number below:     

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Application Acceptance, Interview and Notification timeline: 

Early applicants will be given priority consideration for scholarships.

Application deadline: April 15, 2014

Interview dates: Through out the month of April

Final acceptance notifications: May 9, 2014

Parent meeting: May 18, 2014

For more information, please contact:

Anne Owens, Director of MD Camp 2014 or

Valerie Blackwell-Truitt
Director, OSUCOM Office for Diversity & Inclusion

370 West Ninth Avenue, 061 Meiling Hall
Columbus, Ohio 43210 

phone: (614) 688.8489

fax: (614) 292.5364

email: ohiostatemdcamp@gmail.com