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Explore the medical sciences with practical training and hands-on experience.
Registration is open to campers from 14 to 18 years old who have just completed or are entering into grades 9–12.
Fuel your passion for the medical sciences at Pre-Medicine Camp, where you’ll practice medical techniques that emphasize Christian values. Recognizing God as the source of life, Pre-Medicine Camp provides scientific/medical training with a Scriptural foundation.
Daily activities include abundant experience in the PCC laboratories where you can safely study germs and bacteria under a microscope, learning how some of the tiniest creatures affect our lives. You’ll also study anatomy and physiology by dissecting animals under the direction of knowledgeable instructors.
Wednesday, June 24, at 8 a.m.
At this pre-medicine camp, Pensacola Christian College instructors will share insight and expertise in both scientific and spiritual care. Your instructors will also offer practical guidance for understanding what is needed to study medicine in college, which will greatly benefit you as you consider a medical career.
However you spend your free time, you’ll be spending it with your newfound friends. You can explore the Sports Center—climb the rock wall, bowl with friends, cool off in the ice skating rink, or make a splash at the water park. You can grab a smoothie at the Common Grounds Café and just hang out. Each day, chapel will be a time to come together and grow spiritually.
Dr. Sebastian Spencer has been faculty in the natural sciences department at Pensacola Christian College for 3 years. Before joining the faculty at PCC, Dr. Spencer worked at the Mitchell Cancer Institute in Mobile, Alabama in a research lab studying DNA repair pathways in ovarian cancer. Dr. Spencer earned his Ph.D. in Basic Medical Sciences with an emphasis in molecular oncology from the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Alabama. He also holds a Graduate Teaching Certificate in Instructional Design from the Innovation in Learning Center, College of Education at the University of South Alabama. Dr. Spencer's research has covered multiple aspects of cancer biology, cell signaling, drug development, and smooth muscle cell biology. Dr. Spencer has published multiple articles and abstracts in peer reviewed journals and presented his research at several major conferences.
In his current role as college faculty, Dr. Spencer enthusiastically shares his love of science with his students as he works to prepare and mentor them for careers in the biomedical sciences.
Matt Teis pastors at Liberty Baptist Church and has a heart for youth ministry. His passionate, captivating style makes each message memorable for the campers.