This program provides college premeds an overview of medical school. The program
is 2- 4 hours long and is tailored to the needs of the sponsoring group. Dr. Rubin
offers lectures on a numerous subjects for premeds ranging from interview skills
to the MCAT.
Programs have been held at the following schools:
Benedictine University, Lisle IL
University of Illinois - Chicago, IL
University of Illinois - Champaign, IL
Washington University at St. Louis
Loyola University Chicago
is an attending pediatrician at Naperville Pediatric Associates since 1988. He received his B.A. in Biology from New York University, his Ph.D. and M.D. from the University of Chicago where he also completed his pediatric residency. Dr. Rubin is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is on the active staff at Edward Hospital, Naperville IL. Dr. Rubin started his Mini Medical School with his son, Zachary E. Rubin, M.D. , back in 2004.
To help further your interest in medicine, Dr. Rubin has compiled the following
lists of combined programs for your reference. In addition he offers some advice.
A 20 hour competitive program for junior, senior and advanced sophomore students
This program is designed for students who are serious about pursuing a career in
medicine. During the program students get a very fast paced overview of the basic
science courses and clinical rotations of a typical medical school complemented with
a series clinical and procedural skills that second and third year med student typically
Applications for the class of 2019 will be posted here in August 2018.
Members of the class of 2018 should access our virtual blackboard using this link.
After graduating from Naperville Central High School, Zachary continued his medical
studies as a Pre - Professional Medical Scholar at Case Western Reserve University.
After completing his 8 year B.A.-M.D. program, he started his pediatric residency
at the University of Illinois Children’s Hospital. Zachary is now in his senior
year and is looking forward to an Allergy/ Immunology fellowship where he will continue
his love of medicine and teaching.
This is an intense 8 hour non-competitive program designed for students who are just
beginning to consider a career choice or have a limited amount of free time. Students
entering high school to college juniors are permitted to attend this fast paced high
intensity program. Students receive an overview of med school then rotate through
16 experiences. The application for next summer will be posted here in February