Thank you for expressing interest in the Ladder Program! This is a free program for scholars in medicine ages 9-99. We meet every second Saturday of the month.
Our next session…
Time: Saturday, August 14th, from 12:00-2:00 pm
Location: East River Flats Park on the UMN campus. Scholars will be responsible for getting themselves to the location.
Additional Information: Students will be in pods of no more than 5 students in each group. The event will be fully outside and food will be taken to go. Masks are required and will be provided if needed.
RSVP by Thursday, August 12th to join us this month!
YOUTH (ages 9-18) AND MENTORS (ages 18+) fill out this form.
We meet every second Saturday of the month. Our next session will be taking place on March 13th at 12:30-2:00pm via zoom! This is a special session which will enable parents and scholars to discuss COVID-19 vaccinations with healthcare professionals.
Elementary through high schoolers fill out this google form by March 11th to make sure you get your scholar kits.
If you are a facilitator (medical student and beyond) fill out this form instead.
Hello Everyone and Happy New Year! We hope you are staying safe and healthy. We are excited to announce the Ladder is starting back up February 2021. It will be a virtual format with the same core structure and a few new additions. Please look forward to seeing new mentors, a hands on curriculum, and scholar kits. If you are an elementary, middle, or high school student interested please complete the scholar form here. If you are a college student, professional student, or healthcare provider interested in volunteering please complete the facilitator form here.
Join us on Saturday, February 8th from 12:30 – 2:30pm at UROC to learn about Sports Medicine! The session will be led by Sports Medicine physicians and residents from Broadway Family Medicine clinic. We have tons of fun-filled, hands-on activities planned for our medical scholars so bring lots of energy, and please bring anyone that has an interest in health care! The Ladder is open to all ages and requires no commitment. As always, a healthy lunch will be served! We hope to see you soon!
The UROC building in North Minneapolis is located at 2001 Plymouth Ave N, Minneapolis. Lunch will be provided, as well as hands-on activities and mentorship on next-steps for scholars of all ages interested in pursuing health care careers!
The UROC building is reachable by Metro Transit bus routes 19, 32 & 7.
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The Ladder is a Society of Medical Scholars ages 9 to 99. Meetings are every second Saturday of the month.
A Scholar Reads, A Scholar Listens, A Scholar Teaches and, A Scholar Learns.