FACES San Diego, home to three distinct school sites, has been very busy and has a lot in the works for the remainder of the school year. We welcomed a new coordinator for our Hoover High School site in January. Nikki Lopez has been learning the program and getting oriented to both her new school… [Read More]
Highlights This summer, we brought students back in person with the annual FACES Summer Medical Academy. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we adapted our traditionally in-person program to a virtual experience. While this pandemic is not over, we know students are itching for hands-on learning and connecting with peers. And so, with their safety as our… [Read More]
Dear Community- I have always been proud of the fact that FACES is a “responsive” organization. Our inception evolved in response to youth telling us they needed opportunities for career development and mentorship in healthcare. We respond to community requests for support by partnering with them to develop FACES programs that meet the unique… [Read More]
Highlights Shout out to FSMA class of 2021 for successfully completing the second-ever virtual FSMA. Despite the difficulties of Zoom fatigue, FSMA over Zoom had some unexpected advantages- such as participating from the comfort of home and meeting people from across the country. Here are some of the highlights from this year’s academy. Medical Mystery–… [Read More]
Check out our Winter 2018 Newsletter, along with an End-of-Year overview of the successes of our programs. Click on the image to read the full newsletter.