5 Teams Participate in The High School Medical Conference

Sponsored by the Weill Cornell Medical University in Qatar, the High School Medical Conference (HSMC) is a research based competition that started in October 2020.

Five teams of 5-6 DeBakey students submitted proposals that were accepted into the competition and are now working on data collection via student surveys online.

The aim of the conference is to raise awareness about careers in medicine and strengthening current interest in science/medical fields by reinforcing science/medical activities within an academic setting and stimulating new interests in local high schools.

Themes of the conference include: UN sustainable development goals and their application to Qatar.

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