a freshman at Chesterton High School is a Delegate to the Congress of Future
Medical Leaders in Lowell, Mass. on June 25 to 27.
The Congress is an
honors-only program for high school students who want to become physicians
or go into medical research fields. The purpose of this event is to honor,
inspire, motivate and direct the top students in the country who aspire to
be physicians or medical scientists, to stay true to their dream and, after
the event, to provide a path, plan and resources to help them reach their
nominated by Dr. Robert Darling, the Medical Director of the National
Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists to represent Chesterton
High School based on her academic achievement, leadership potential and
determination to serve humanity in the field of medicine.
three-day Congress, Charlson will join students from across the country and
hear Nobel Laureates and National Medal of Science Winners talk about
leading medical research; be given advice from Ivy League and top medical
school deans on what to expect in medical school; witness stories told by
patients who are living medical miracles; be inspired by fellow teen medical
science prodigies; and learn about cutting-edge advances and the future in
medicine and medical technology.
"This is a crucial
time in America when we need more doctors and medical scientists who are
even better prepared for a future that is changing exponentially," said
Richard Rossi, Executive Director, National Academy of Future Physicians and
Medical Scientists. "Focused, bright and determined students like Charlson
are our future and she deserves all the mentoring and guidance we can give
The Academy offers
free services and programs to students who want to be physicians or go into
medical science. Some of the services and programs the Academy offers are
online social networks through which future doctors and medical scientists
can communicate; opportunities for students to be guided and mentored by
physicians and medical students; and communications for parents and students
on college acceptance and finances, skills acquisition, internships, career
guidance and much more.
Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists was founded on the
belief that we must identify prospective medical talent at the earliest
possible age and help these students acquire the necessary experience and
skills to take them to the doorstep of this vital career.
information visit www.FutureDocs.com
or call 617-307-7425.