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Women in Health Care: The Next Generation

The KU Medical Center Area Health Education Center has created an exciting program exclusive to female high school students in Kansas. Women in Health Care: The Next Generation was created as a way to encourage women to become leaders in health care.

About the Program

This exciting three-day program takes 10-15 Kansas high school junior and senior female students who have shown a strong interest and commitment to health care careers and provides them with the opportunity to interact with health professions students and faculty at KU Medical Center. Through this program, the students have the chance to explore the world of medicine and health care.

For More Information

To learn more, contact Seth Nutt by phone at 620-235-4040 or email

2021 Session Canceled

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the 2021 Women in Health Care: The Next Generation has been canceled. Check back soon for details about the 2022 event.

Community Engagement

University of Kansas Medical Center
KU Area Health Education Center
1501 S. Joplin
4th Floor, Shirk Hall
Pittsburg, KS 66762
Phone: 620-235-4040