February 15th, 2010

The kickoff meeting for Medical Explorers at Great River Medical Center is scheduled from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22, in the Walnut Room on the lower level of the hospital. The address is 1221 S. Gear Ave., West Burlington. Parents are encouraged to attend the first meeting.

Medical Explorers is for high-school students who are interested in health-care careers, such as diagnostic imaging, laboratory, nutrition, respiratory care and surgery. They will meet on Mondays from March 1 through April 26, excluding April 19. The fee is $10.

For more information, please call Great River Medical Center's Corporate Education Department at (319) 768-4006.