Penn State hosts a one-day hands-on program for high school students (9-10-11-12th grade) who are interested in Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences.

Day long program for 9-12 grade students will be held in April 2022.

Contact: Karen Brown
Phone: 814-865-5630

Program description

  • Learn more about the veterinary and biomedical professions through laboratory exercises and lectures!
  • Biomedical sciences are multidisciplinary fields providing an understanding of the scientific basis of animal and human health and diseases, infection and immunity, mechanisms of drug actions, and environmental toxicants.
  • Spend time in state-of-the-art laboratories guided by veterinary and biomedical sciences department faculty, post-doctoral fellows, and graduate students.
  • Student participants will have an opportunity to interact with veterinarians, immunologists, and toxicologists.