Wilkes University

Health Sciences Discovery Day

The Wilkes University and the Center for Health Sciences and Student Success invite you and your students to attend the 18th Annual Health Sciences Discovery Day (formerly Pre-Med Day), on Friday, September 29, 2017

The purpose of Health Sciences Discovery Day is to provide an extraordinary professional development opportunity to high school juniors and seniors interested in the health sciences. The different experiences throughout the day will be centered on the following health science careers: allopathic and osteopathic medicine, dentistry, optometry, podiatry, veterinary medicine, medical laboratory science, physical therapy, physician assistant, occupational therapy, and pharmacy.

Health Science Discovery Day students

Please see the registration form and submit it as soon as possible so they can be guaranteed a seat. Students will have the opportunity to hear about Wilkes University and our health sciences programs that we offer. In addition, the agenda includes a brief overview from admissions, keynote presentation from a local health care practitioner, health sciences professional panel, Wilkes student panel, various hands on laboratory experiences in our Cohen Science Center, and optional campus tour.

Download Registration Form (.pdf)     Download Agenda (.pdf)

We look forward to seeing you and your students!  We strongly encourage an advisor or counselor attend this event, as it will provide valuable information for the future. You will receive an email confirmation of your registration. Parking details and last minute information will be included in an email as the event nears.

Please return the registration form via e-mail to constance.dombroski@wilkes.edu or via fax to (570) 408-7862, by Monday, September 18.  If you have more than five students interested in attending or have any questions, please contact Connie Dombroski via email or phone. We to see you on September 29. 

Center for Health Sciences and Student Success
College of Science and Engineering

Constance Dombroski, M.S.
Director, Center for Health Sciences & Student Success
Wilkes University 
84 W. South Street | Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766
P: (570) 408-4823 | F: (570) 408-7862