The Day with the Doctors program is open to eleventh and twelfth grade students with at least a 3.0 GPA. The program gives students the opportunity to spend a day at the LSU Health Shreveport or New Orleans or Tulane School of Medicine campuses. Students learn about medical problems, work with specimens and microscopic slides, practice basic life support techniques, explore the anatomy and/or pathology labs, interact with medical students and faculty, and receive medical school admissions information and more. The program deadline to apply is November 8th. The Day with the Doctors program is held once a year in January.

14 CMD WHOLE GroupProgram dates for 2020:
LSU Health Shreveport -  January 16th and January 23rd, 2020
LSU Health New Orleans - January/February 2020 TBD
Tulane School of Medicine - January 29, 2020

To apply, click HERE:

  • Completed application by November 8, 2019
  • Current transcript signed by your counselor
  • A personal essay on why you feel you are a good candidate for the program (minimum of 250 words TYPED)
  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, or principal