Summer Programs for Health Care Students

Rural Immersion Institute of the North (RIIN)

The Rural Immersion Institute of the North (RIIN) brings pre-med and medical students from the Lower 48 to Alaska every summer.

In Summer 2019, twenty students will participate in this program that includes job-shadowing professionals in rural Alaska.

Southeast Alaska RIIN students are enrolled in the following programs: Emergency Medicine, Pharmacy, Physician Assistant, Nursing, Women's Health and Clinical Science.

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Alaska AHEC maintains a robust long-term tracking system on all student participants.