OTI Junior Academy is a one-of-a-kind community outreach program and introduces high school students to the healthcare profession. The incoming high schools seniors are from diverse, socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds. Over the course of 8 weeks, we will introduce thestudents to different sides of healthcare: professional development workshops, surgical workshops, biomechanical engineering modules, anatomy lectures, cadaver-based anatomy, journal club, and an engrossing 8-week long case study. The most important contribution will be the shadowing hours UCSF physicians at SFGH provides the students.Between June 16th- August 10th, we ask departments to commit to a block of 4 hours/week if not more. During the program, we try to rotate all 12 students through as many departments as possible.
Should you wish to donate to the 'OTI Junior Academy', so we can accept more students, you may do so through the SFGH Foundation
by clicking https://sfghf.org/support-us/donate/
Please be sure to enter 'OTI Junior Academy' as your designation.
You can also contact them directly, information below:
San Francisco General Hospital Foundation
2789 25th Street, Suite 2028
San Francisco, CA 94110
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