Monthly Archives: March 2013

March Ladder Meeting Recap – The Heart!

At March’s meeting of the Ladder, the focus was on the heart: learning different ways of listening to the heart, what a healthy heart sounds like, and how to reset a heart that’s not doing what it’s supposed to do. … Continue reading

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Video: Inside The Ladder

We keep telling you “this is what the Ladder is all about.” Take a look at what happens at the Ladder:

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Coming in April: Sports Medicine with David Olson, M.D.

You might already think that being a physician would be one of the coolest gigs on earth. But what if you could be a sports doc for pro football, basketball, hockey or baseball teams? Join us at the next Ladder … Continue reading

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“Scrubs, Gloves and Microscopes:” an Opportunity for High School Students

Are you a high school student interested in exploring your options for a career as a health care professional? Do you already know you want a career as a physical therapist, dentist, veterinarian, surgeon, physician or medical researcher and want … Continue reading

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Next Ladder Meeting: Strong Heart, Sick Heart – Listen, Teach and Learn

You see plenty of these kinds of hearts around Valentine’s Day… …but what does a real heart, YOUR heart, actually look like? Maybe you’ve seen pics of the human heart, or even had to learn about the heart in school … Continue reading

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February Ladder meeting recap – the lungs!

At February’s meeting of the Ladder, medical scholars of all ages learned about lungs – how they work, how to find out if they’re working right, and what it sounds and looks like when they’re not working very well. Before … Continue reading

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