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Summer Programs


During the summer, students are encouraged to contact health care professionals directly to obtain shadowing experience. Also worth considering, depending on your interests, are the many summer opportunities in health related fields.  Please know this is not a comprehensive list and we encourage you to explore further. 


College Rural Scholar Program

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Summer Clinical Internship Program

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine ROSE Program


University of Kentucky PEEP STEP II Medical/Dental School Preparation Program

Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP)


The Ohio State University SUCCESS Program

University of Cincinnati Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Vanderbilt Undergraduate Clinical Research Internship Program


Ohio University Summer Scholars


Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine Pre-Professional Internship


Berkeley Optometry Opto-Camp

Illinois College of Optometry Focus on Your Future

The Ohio State University Improving Diversity in Optometric Careers (I-DOC)

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 Last Modified 12/5/18