U of M Junior With Leukemia Pursues Career In The Medical Field To Help Others Like HimConnor Burke, U of M student and Leukemia patient, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about his Leukemia diagnosis, treatment, and plans for a future in the medical field.
Henry Ford Early College Offers Free Program To Jump Start Wayne County High School Students Medical CareerHenry Ford Early College offers educational and job alternatives to the community and address shortage filling medical positions. It’s open and free to ninth graders in Wayne County. The program grants a high school diploma, associate’s degree and certification in a medical profession in five years. Professions include biotechnology, surgery and pharmacy tech, respiratory therapist, paramedic, medical/clinical practice management, ophthalmic technician. Some continue their education and go into nursing, medical school or other specialties.