Next Session at The Ladder: Emergency Medicine! July 8th!

Join us for a fun-filled, hand-on session on Saturday July 8th at 12:30 pm in UROC to learn about the thrilling field of emergency medicine.  You will learn and get to practice a few basic life support skills, as well as be introduced to many medical procedures and topics that EM Physicians practice on a regular basis.

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.

Have a bulletin board or wall-space for info-posting? Print this off and post! Curious about what the Ladder is all about? See for yourself!

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.

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Next Session at The Ladder: Babies! June 10th

You heard it folks! We will dive into the ins and outs of pediatric medicine by interacting with babies and their mothers as well as soon to be mums. Here’s your chance to operate a doppler machine to learn what a baby’s heartbeat sounds like inside the womb! Plus, many more fun-filled stations and activities… and did we mention there will be BABIES?!?!

We hope to see you Saturday, June 10th at 12:30 pm at UROC. Bring your friends and family, as well as anyone that is interested in pursuing a career in health sciences!

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.

Have a bulletin board or wall-space for info-posting? Print this off and post! Curious about what the Ladder is all about? See for yourself!

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.

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Next Session at The Ladder: Public Health! May 13th

Join us at the next session of the The Ladder to learn about how public health workers improve and protect the health of our communities. From helping access safe and nutritious foods, to making sure we have vaccinations to protect against dangerous diseases, public health aims to prevent us all from getting sick! We are excited to see all of our medical scholars at 12:30 pm on May 13 at UROC! 

Who is a medical scholar?…YOU ARE! Fourth grade, through Middle school, to High school, College, Medical school, Resident and Intern Physicians all the way to Attending Physicians…all members of The Ladder and all medical scholars.

“Healthcare Georgia Foundation.” Advancing Public Health. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 May 2017. <http://www.healthcaregeorgia.org/focus-areas/public-health.cfm&gt;.

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.

Have a bulletin board or wall-space for info-posting? Print this off and post! Curious about what the Ladder is all about? See for yourself!

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.

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Next Session at The Ladder: Infectious Diseases! April 8th

It’s that wonderful time of the month again folks! The next session at The Ladder is on April 8th, at 12:30 pm in UROC. Get ready to soak up some facts about disease causing teeny-tiny critters like bacteria, viruses and fungi and how they are spread. Some of these little critters help us digest our foods and help us make foods like bread and yogurt. Unfortunately, others can make us really, really sick! Come prepared to learn hands-on about how science and medicine has helped us treat and prevent many of these diseases. Feel free to bring family and friends!

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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.

Have a bulletin board or wall-space for info-posting? Print this off and post! Curious about what the Ladder is all about? See for yourself!

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.

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Next Session at The Ladder: Eyes and Ears! March 11th!

Our next session at The Ladder will focus on organs that help us accomplish everything from learning how to play music, to appreciating a beautiful sunset. If you don’t know what a otoscope or ophthalmoscope does, you will after this session! In fact, you will learn how to use them, as well as explore some of the amazing things they can tell you about yourself. We hope to have your eyes and ears Saturday, March 11th at 12:30 pm at UROC to learn, grow, and climb at The Ladder!

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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.

Have a bulletin board or wall-space for info-posting? Print this off and post! Curious about what the Ladder is all about? See for yourself!

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.

Bring your friends and family

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Next Session at The Ladder: The Heart! February 11th!

As Valentine’s Day draws near, let’s get together to learn about an organ we all adore, the Heart! Did you know that your heart beats about 100,000 times a day?! That’s more than 8,000 times a Ladder session!

We have a ton of fun activities planned to help us understand why each and every beat is important and how health care providers help make sure our hearts beat like they’re supposed to.

Join us at UROC on February 11th at 12:30 pm to LEARN, GROW, and spread more LOVE!

 

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.

Have a bulletin board or wall-space for info-posting? Print this off and post! Curious about what the Ladder is all about? See for yourself!

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.

Bring your friends and family

 

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Next Session at The Ladder: Sports Medicine! January 14th!

Welcome back medical scholars! Our 2017 kick-off session is Sports Medicine and will be held at UROC on January 14th at 12:30pm. We hope you’re ready for another year of fun-soaked learning and growing together. 

Whether it’s basketball, swimming, the Gophers, or your school’s football team, sports can often be plagued by injuries. Many of you unfortunately know someone who has experienced a sports related injury or have had one yourself. Fortunately for us, there’s an entire field in medicine dedicated towards recognizing and treating ailments related to sports.

Join us at The Ladder to interact with providers that specialize in sports medicine and to explore this incredible field in health care through hands-on educational activities. 

The next session of the Ladder is on Saturday January 14th at 12:30pm at the UROC building in North Minneapolis (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.

Have a bulletin board or wall-space for info-posting? Print this off and post! Curious about what the Ladder is all about? See for yourself!

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.

Bring your friends and family

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