Summer Medicine Academy

Students taking part in a didactic session on campus. 


The Summer Medicine Academy is a one-week residential program. This program is jointly sponsored by the South Carolina Area Health and Education Consortium (AHEC) and the College of Medicine. Fifteen (15) Academy Fellows take part in a week of clinical and didactic sessions on the campus of MUSC, a shadowing experience as well as a community service project. Didactic sessions and project topics focus on health disparities prevalent among South Carolinians.

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The program is designed to assist minority and disadvantaged students to prepare for entry into medical education training programs within South Carolina.


July 7-11, 2021

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Students must be 18 year of age before start date. The application opens January 4, and the deadline is April 2, 2021. Please click here to apply and for more information about the program.