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PCOM Georgia Opportunities Academy 
Suwanee Summer STEM Program

Gwinnett County high school student participants have the opportunity to explore careers in healthcare while building relationships with PCOM Georgia faculty and student mentors.

The PCOM Georgia Opportunities Academy will be held in June 27 - July 1, 2022, at PCOM Georgia in Suwanee. This program is available to Gwinnett County area high school students at no cost.


About the STEM program

Students will participate in clinical skills simulations in the PCOM Georgia Simulation Center, visit the anatomy lab, participate in heart and brain anatomy labs, learn CPR and more. Additionally, participants will learn about the college application process as well as build networks with physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals.

Learn more in our program brochure (PDF).

How to apply

Apply online today. Applications are due Friday, April 29, 2022. High school students applying to the program will provide a short personal statement about their future career goals and at least one teacher recommendation.

Mentor positions

Current PCOM Georgia students play a vital role in the planning and implementation of the Opportunities Academy. Email us at to learn more about mentoring.


Darnae Parks, MSLD
Director of Diversity and Community Partnerships

Valerie Cadet, PhD
Faculty Advisor

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