Princeton-Rutgers RWJMS ACES Sophomore Early Assurance Program

Nov. 22, 2022

The Academic Clinical Experience Summer (ACES) program at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS) is a six-week summer program for Princeton sophomores who are seriously considering a career in medicine. RWJMS will provide academic and clinical experiences, faculty mentoring, and interaction with medical students.

Students will participate in a cadaver-based anatomy/physiology enrichment opportunity and be paired with faculty mentors based on student areas of interest; mentoring is a key component to this program. Successful participants in this program may be eligible for an early assurance medical school acceptance with Rutgers RWJMS. Learn more about Rutgers RWJMS.

Sample week:

  • Monday: Attend anatomy and physiology class in the morning, cadaver lab in the afternoon
  • Tuesday: Accompany clinical mentor on rounds in the hospital, attend a lunch seminar with a physician speaker
  • Wednesday: Attend anatomy class, Patient-Centered Medicine seminar, and cadaver lab
  • Thursday: Shadow clinical mentor in the OR, attend a lunch seminar
  • Friday: Anatomy exam and lab practical

Read more and apply by Jan 22