UCSF Fresno
Medical Education
Program
2615 East Clinton Ave.
Fresno, CA 93703
Tel: (559) 224-3235

Cara Peracchi Douglas
Director
Public Affairs and Communications
Tel: (559) 243-3606
Fax: (559) 228-6926
Alice Trinkl, News Director
Source: Cara Peracchi Douglas, Director, Public Affairs and Communications, UCSF-Fresno
Phone: 559.243.3606
E-mail: carapd@fresno.ucsf.edu
Web: www.fresno.ucsf.edu

MEDIA ADVISORY
December 4, 2002

 

Calling All Future Doctors—Mark Your Calendar for the Doctor’s Academy Informational Meeting

  On January 8, 2003, Sunnyside High School will make applications available for the highly competitive Doctor’s Academy Program. The Doctor’s Academy Program is a four-year high school preparatory program geared for students interested in a career in the health services professions.

The meeting will be held in Sunnyside High School’s theatre, located at 1019 S. Peach Avenue (corner of Peach and Kings Canyon) on Wednesday, January 8, at 6:30 pm. The informational meeting is open to all middle school students considering a career in the health services professions. Current Doctor's Academy students will be on hand to talk about their experiences. Tours of the campus will be available and parents are encouraged to attend.

The Doctor's Academy Program is supported by the University of California, San Francisco, Fresno, (UCSF Fresno) Latino Center for Medical Education and Research. For more information about the Doctor’s Academy Program, or the January 8 meeting, please contact Sheryl Weaver at 559-253-6711.