Beaumont Saturday Series

Oakland Schools and William Beaumont Hospitals have partnered to offer high school students opportunities to l earn about emerging health care careers.  Two session of the series are offerend annually, fall and spring.

Program Information

  • Eligibility: 10th - 12th grade students living in or attending high school in Oakland county that have complete Biology and Algebra 1
  • Cost:   $25  (Refund Policy: Email notice of cancellation my be received 7 business days prior to the event.)
  • Lunch:  Students will need to bring a bag lunch with them as food is not available for purchase at all location
  • Attire: Students should wear business casual attire unless otherwise noted in session description. 
Session Descriptions
  • Imaging Technology: Investigate what "Imaging Professions" means.  With the use of computers, light boxes, and medical equipment, students will explore different imaging professions and their diagnostic and treatment purposes.
  • Laboratory: Explore the modern medical laboratory disciplines of urinalysis, toxicology, phlebotomy, and tissue analysis through video and hands-on activities.
  • Nursing: Spend the day with experienced Registered Nurses exploring every aspect of their fast paced world.
  • Occupational and Physical Therapies:  Explore athletic and balance training, industrial rehabilitation, and vision rehabilitation through a full body work shop.  (Please wear work out clothing.)
  • Pharmacy: What role does a pharmacist play in a hospital?  Come learn more about this while getting a tour of the hospital facility.
  • Surgical Services:  Work side by side with Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists and Registered Nurses with the Human Simulators in our Mock Operating Rooms in our Surgical