Mission: Stanford CSI brings together curious learners from differing backgrounds to actively engage in the exploration of the art and science behind world-class medicine. Discover, contribute and make meaningful connections and friendships while working alongside dedicated and dynamic Stanford medical students, residents and faculty, who are all eager to share the joy they have found in medicine.

A transformative experience for rising high school juniors, seniors, and undergraduate pre-medical students

A rigorous 2-week program in medicine at Stanford University

Open to highly motivated rising high school juniors, seniors, and undergraduate premed students

Created to empower students with the knowledge to plan for a career in medicine 

Taught by Stanford faculty

Sessions with current medical students, residents and medical school admissions officers

Engaging lectures that provide a glimpse into different specialties

Interaction with standardized patients to learn the art of diagnosis and treatment

Fascinating hands on experiences such as performing bedside ultrasounds, dissections, suturing, splinting

Laboratory sessions in the anatomy lab for guided dissection opportunities

Exposure to the state of the art Center of Immersive and Simulation based Learning (CISL)

Visits to the Stanford emergency life flight station and free clinics

Presentations and discussions about the future of health care

Authentic experience for students, complete with white coats, scrubs and stethoscopes

Certificate of completion awarded to students