Scenic Rivers AHEC announces a new award through Gundersen Health System Community Grants. The award provides $2,500 to support the Scenic Rivers Health Careers Camps, which provides students with a realistic and up-close look into a variety of health careers — including the high demand for healthcare professionals in rural and underserved areas. Through the collaborative efforts of Scenic Rivers AHEC and a group of University of Wisconsin-La Crosse public health students, a
On February 19th, students from Cashton, Independence and La Crosse Central High Schools participated in an exploratory surgery event — allowing them to view a surgery via live stream video and interacted with the surgical staff. After the surgery, the students participate in surgery simulations in the world-class simulation labs at the Integrated Center for Education (ICE House) on the Gundersen, La Crosse campus. Simulations include: Laparoscopic surgery, Anesthesia, Pre &
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