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Health Careers Summer Camp |Wyoming Area Health Education Center

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Marivern Easton, Director
Area Health Education Center
Dept. 4238
1000 E. University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: 307-766-6751
Fax: 307-766-2492
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Health Careers Summer Camp

Each year Wyoming schools receive application information for upcoming camps.

AHEC Annual Summer Camp 

Session #1- (Current 10th and 11th graders)

Session #2- (Current 8th and 9th graders)

Cost: Our generous sponsors underwrite most camp costs. Campers pay a small application fee

Housing, meals and transportaion during the camp are provided.


Purpose of Camp:

The Wyoming AHEC Summer Camp is designed to expose high school students to the different healthcare careers available in Wyoming. This five day residential camp on the University of Wyoming campus allowed students to:

camp 2016

  • Explore a variety of health careers through interactive workshops.

  • Earn American Heart Association CPR 2 year certification.

  • Learn from health professionals and college instructors.

  • Identify the skills needed for careers in healthcare.

  • Experience dorm living and campus life.

What will I do at summer camp?

  • Participate in hands-on workshops.

  • Explore anatomy in UW's Human Cadaver Lab.                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

  • Tour UW, Laramie County Community College, and Ivinson Memorial Hospital.

  • Learn about college admissions, financial aid opportunities and job prospects.

  • Plan your future in healthcare from high school and beyond.

  • Meet other students with similar interests.

  • Enjoy social activities.

Summer Camp Video 

group photo

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