What is the Academic Advantage program at Columbia Basin Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons?
If your child is interested in pursuing a career in the medical or dental field, the Columbia Basin OMS Academic Advantage program is a great resource for both of you to learn more. The Columbia Basin OMS Academic Advantage program is designed to help you and your child better understand how to work toward their future goals. The program brings together a panel of medical and dental professionals as well as academic counselors and advisers to provide valuable insights and guidelines for what steps your child should be taking right now.
It is never too early for your child to start preparing for his or her future and working toward achieving his or her goals. Attending this program while still in middle or high school allows students ample time to consider their options and gain the knowledge they need to succeed. The Columbia Basin OMS Academic Advantage program is perfect for your child if he or she is between sixth and twelfth grade and looking for reputable information about medical and dental careers. RSVP for our upcoming session to learn more!
What will students learn from the program?
The Columbia Basin OMS Academic Advantage program brings a group of professionals together who are well-versed in medicine and academia. These doctors, dentists, and academic professionals will be able to teach your child what he or she needs to succeed. Program attendees will gain insight on the following:
- What makes a career in medicine so rewarding
- The daily routine of a dental/medical professional
- Guidelines for completing required education and training
- The process of college admissions
- How to make a college application stand out
- What steps you or your student can take now to start the process
Be entered for a chance to win the Academic Advantage Scholarship!
We want to help local students pursue their education goals, which is why CBOMS is awarding two students with a $500 scholarship at the Academic Advantage event.
To enter, you must complete the questionnaire and submit your scholarship essay before Saturday, February 24, as well as be present at the March 3 event.
RSVP to our free event today!
Saturday, March 3
9:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Courtyard Richland — Columbia Point
480 Columbia Point Drive, Richland, WA 99352
Dr. Ryan Toponce – Oral Surgeon at Columbia Basin Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
Dr. Brandon Reddinger – Oral Surgeon at Columbia Basin Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
Dr. Faustin Stevens – Orthopedic Surgeon at Tri-City Orthopedics
Dr. Clark Heath – Physical Therapist at Columbia Physical Therapy
Dr. Carla May, RN, MN – Nursing Director of the Free Standing Emergency Department at Kadlec Regional Medical Center
High School Counselor
Two $500 scholarships