Thursday, December 26, 2013

LECOM to host career awareness program for high schoolers

LAKEWOOD RANCH — High school students can learn how to become a physician, pharmacist or dentist at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Health Professions Career Awareness program at 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17 at LECOM’s School of Dental Medicine, 4800 Lakewood Ranch Blvd.

Representatives from LECOM’s College of Medicine, School of Pharmacy and School of Dental Medicine will be on hand to give presentations and answer any questions students and parents may have. There will also be a panel of students representing all of LECOM’s programs to answer questions and provide valuable information.

For more information and to register for the event, email Dr. Kersten Schroeder at or call 941-782-5963.