Opportunity for high school students considering careers in medical and health-related fields, such as medicine, surgery, dentistry, EMT/paramedics, nursing, biomedical engineering, occupational therapy, physical therapy, sports medicine, and medical education. This course will introduce students to the anatomy of the human body by attending lectures given by Stanford faculty, engage in virtual anatomy demonstrations, and explore how VR technology is used.
Students are welcome to apply from any geographical location, but sessions will be held live (PST). Curriculum includes: Daily anatomy lectures given by Stanford faculty; Anatomical demonstrations using VR headsets; Walkthrough of medical case studies; Lab activities on suturing and foundational medical skills; Guest speakers covering various aspects of healthcare with Stanford physicians; Special presentations on college and medical school admissions and paths.
Virtual CASP will be held June 12-16, 2023 from 9AM - 4PM PST. The program is entirely virtual and will be held via Zoom and VR platform. Students are welcome to apply to be part of the program from any geographical location, though please note sessions will be held live.
Registration: To register for Virtual CASP 2023, students must submit the registration form and provide the tuition deposit payment confirmation number. We suggest first submitting the tuition deposit payment and saving the confirmation number, or completing these steps at the same time. Prospective students must register by April 15th, 2023 11:59PM PST. No late registrations will be accepted.
The Virtual CASP program fee is $3,000. Program fee includes Oculus Quest headset and program materials such as a beginner suture kit, stethoscope, and blood pressure cuff, which will be sent to students. At the time of registration, a $500 non-refundable tuition deposit will be due, with the remaining balance of $2,500 due at the enrollment deadline, May 15th, 2023. The final date to register is April 15th, 2023. The tuition deposit and remaining tuition balance can be paid at the same time.
*In the event of program cancellation by Stanford Clinical Anatomy, a full refund will be given.