Mini Med School

Dig in to modern medicine with the 6-week Mini Med School community education program, which invites participants to experience how leading health sciences researchers and physicians from the University of Michigan are advancing knowledge, finding new treatments, and applying new technologies.

You won’t get a diploma, but you’ll learn a lot!

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Mini Med School is open to community members of all backgrounds, from retirees to high school students.

As a participant of the program, you’ll attend a series of lectures with U-M faculty and have a chance to discuss the scientific concepts and your reflections with others.

Why Register for Mini Med School?

  • Stimulating curriculum: You learn the latest info on diseases, treatments, research and prevention.
  • Engaging faculty: Your teachers are our world-renowned experts.
  • Welcoming environment: You will feel right at home in the heart of the Med School campus.

2018 Topic

Achievements in Neuroscience

Session Dates

7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, April 10-May 22, 2018 (No class on May 1)


Registration is open.

Information for Participants

All Mini Med School sessions will be held in Kahn Auditorium in the A. Alfred Taubman Biomedical Science Research Building, 109 Zina Pitcher Place, Ann Arbor.

2018 Mini Med School Speakers

Contact Us

If you have questions or would like to be added to the mailing list, please contact the Mini Med School coordinator at

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