Upcoming Session Saturday, May 8th, from 12:30-2:00pm

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, May 8th, from 12:30-2:00pm
  • Topic: Mental Health

RSVP by Thursday, May 6th to join us this month!

  • YOUTH (ages 9-18): Elementary through high schoolers fill out this form.
  • MENTORS (ages 18+): Undergraduate and beyond fill out this form.
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Upcoming Session Saturday, April 10th, from 12:30-2:00pm

Our next session is coming up…

  • Time: Saturday, April 10th, from 12:30-2:00pm
  • Topic: Cardiovascular & Respiratory System

RSVP by Thursday, April 8th to join us this month!

  • YOUTH (ages 9-18): Elementary through high schoolers fill out this form.
  • MENTORS (ages 18+): Undergraduate and beyond fill out this form.
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Upcoming Session: March 13th at 12:30 pm

Happy Women’s History Month!

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.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

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Happy New Year: The Ladder is Back

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

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In-Person meeting of The Ladder Cancelled due to COVID19. Subscribe for updates

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Next Session at The Ladder: Sports Medicine – February 8th!

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!

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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: Surgery and Suturing, January 11th!

 Join us this Saturday January 11th at 12:30 pm for a hands on experience in surgery. Glove up and come learn about some basics in suturing and how to care of simple wounds.

The Ladder is open to all ages and requires no commitment. As always, feel free to invite any friends and family that might be interested in joining. A free, healthy lunch will be provided. We hope to see you soon!

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The UROC building in North Minneapolis is located at 2001 Plymouth Ave N, Minneapolis. It is reachable by Metro Transit bus routes 19, 32 & 7.

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.

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: Neuro – December 14th!

Join us Saturday, December 14th (TOMORROW) at The Ladder to explore the wonders of neurology and the brain! We have tons of fun activities planned for our medical scholars to understand the regions of the brain, how a neuron communicate with each other, and the importance of protecting our heads! The Ladder is open to all ages and requires no commitment. As always, feel free to invite any friends and family that might be interested in joining. We hope to see you soon!

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The UROC building in North Minneapolis is located at 2001 Plymouth Ave N, Minneapolis. It is reachable by Metro Transit bus routes 19, 32 & 7.

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.

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: Veterinary Medicine – November 9th!

Join us on Saturday, November 9th at 12:30 – 2:30pm at UROC to learn about veterinary medicine! Vets deal with injuries and diseases in all kinds of animals, ranging from pet puppies to livestock. As always, you’ll get to participate in fun, hands-on activities at this session of the Ladder!

The Ladder requires no commitment or prior knowledge. As always, feel free to invite any friends and family that might be interested in joining. A free healthy lunch will also be served. We hope to see you soon!

If you are a young student interested in science and medicine, The Ladder Program is a perfect way to receiving guidance and support in your own pursuits! It is a free mentorship program for anyone; From Elementary school, through Middle school, to High school, College, Medical school, Residents all the way to Attending Physicians. This is a perfect opportunity to seek mentorship from medical students, residents, and physician faculty from the U of M, while also having the privilege of engaging with bright young scholars aspiring to pursue a career in health.

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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: PT/OT/ST – October 12th!

Join us on Saturday, October 12th at 12:30 – 2:30pm at UROC to learn about physical, occupational, and speech therapy! PT, OT, and ST are fields that help improve someone’s ability to perform activities of daily living, body movement, and speaking. As always, you’ll get to participate in fun, hands-on activities at this session of the Ladder!

If you are a young student interested in science and medicine, The Ladder Program is a perfect way to receiving guidance and support in your own pursuits! It is a free mentorship program for anyone; From Elementary school, through Middle school, to High school, College, Medical school, Residents all the way to Attending Physicians. This is a perfect opportunity to seek mentorship from medical students, residents, and physician faculty from the U of M, while also having the privilege of engaging with bright young scholars aspiring to pursue a career in health.

The Ladder requires no commitment or prior knowledge. As always, feel free to invite any friends and family that might be interested in joining. A free healthy lunch will also be served. We hope to see you soon!

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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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