MedTrack Externship Winners 2017

September 21st, 2017 | News, News 2017

MedTrack students are given the unique opportunity to interact with healthcare professionals in a real world healthcare setting. During the summer between their sophomore and junior year, students complete MedTrack Externships, which involve spending 40 hours of clinical observation in the healthcare field of their choice.  They compete for prizes for the various assignments.   This year’s winners are:

Top Three Speeches:  Ava Barone ’19, Erica Thein ’19, and Nicole Zimmerli ’19

Speech Finalists: Mary Claire Casper ’19, Katie Sutton ’19, and Kayleigh Wallenhorst ’19

Best Research Paper: Kacey Pagano ’19

Best Reflection Paper: Snehi Shah ’19

Best Poster: Samantha Mason ’19

Judges’ Award for Franciscan Connection: Julia DePenti ’19

We congratulate all MedTrack juniors for their hard work in completing these transformative Externship experiences in the following fields: Acute General Surgery, Allergy & Immunology, Biomedical Engineering, Colorectal Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Genetics Research, Neonatology, Neurosurgery, Nurse Anesthetist, Nursing, Orthodontics, Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Anesthesiology, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assisting, Radiation Oncology, Special Needs Therapy, Sports Medicine, Surgical Pathology, Thoracic Surgery, Transplant Medicine, Vascular Surgery, and Veterinary Medicine.