Summer Pre-College Program for High School Students


Winthrop Summer Science Institute

Non-credit course for high school students considering careers in the sciences, medicine and health.

Check back in January 2019 for program dates!

During this intensive—a partnership between Adelphi and Winthrop-University Hospital— students will learn about various topics, including research leading to the understanding of human genes; medical imaging technology, X-ray, ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), radiation and medical technology for treating disease; cancer therapeutics: understanding cancer and generalized cancer treatments; and oncology: exploring cancer diagnosis and targeted cancer therapies.

Students will visit Winthrop’s Cytogenetics Lab, Radiology department and the Simulation Center and will experience guest lectures about life as a surgeon and how to best prepare for careers in the health professions.


Student Testimonials

If you’re interested in a medicine career this is the perfect program to experience it.– Anonymous, 2015
This program was incredibly informative and so much fun. The Adelphi-Winthrop Summer Science Institute provided me with the information to decide what I [want] to do with my life.– Anonymous, 2015
Summer Science Institute completely opened my mind to the unlimited opportunities that the world of medicine and science [have] to offer.– Ryan, 2015

For further information, please contact:

Office of High School and Pre-College Programs
Summer Pre-College Programs
p – 516.877.3410
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