Summer Programs

East Indiana AHEC and regional partners offer several health careers exploration summer programs.

Hanover Health Science Summer Academy

This week-long residential experience at Hanover College (Scheduled for June 10-15, 2018) gives students a chance to work with college science professors in the morning and explore a variety of health care occupations through workshops with local health professionals in the afternoon.  East Indiana AHEC sponsors a limited number of attendees via a teacher recommendation process.   Application deadline has passed for 2018.



Margaret Mary Health Medical Scholars

We work with Margaret Mary Health in Batesville to provide students with health professions job shadowing, visits to a variety of community health sites, and a college campus field trip in this day-camp format program.   The 2018 program will take place on July 10-12 and 17-19.  Interested students can learn more here or download an application.  Applications are due to East Indiana AHEC (not Margaret Mary Health) by Friday, April 13, 2018.



Mental Health Careers Day

We are excited to partner with Community Mental Health Center, Inc. to offer a Mental Health Careers Day on June 8, 2018. This full-day program will be held in Lawrenceburg, Indiana and includes hands-on activities, training, and Q&A with current mental health professionals. View or download the informational flyer for this program and apply online.



IU East Summer Sample of Nursing and Simulation

IU East School of Nursing is our host for this faculty-led two day exploration of the nursing profession.  Participants learn a variety of hands on skills and practice patient care in the IU East simulation lab.  Check back soon for registration information.  (Scheduled for June 2018).



There are also other health careers exploration summer activities for students in our region.  We will provide updates/links for the programs below as they become available.

Ivy Tech Health Science Summer Camps for middle school students

Reid Health Summer Careers Day - Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - apply online!

East Indiana Area Health Education Center
13 E. George Street, Suite B
Batesville, IN 47006