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Oklahoma State University

Dr. Pete's Medical Immersion Camp

Dr. Pete's Medical Immersion Camp is a robust interactive experience allowing a select amount of high school students to develop a real understanding of the opportunity they have at solving the critical physician shortage being felt within the state. This event is open to high school students who are Native American, desire working in Native American healthcare, or a member of the FFA. Dr. Pete's Medical Immersion Camp participants will spend three days on campus learning and working alongside current OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine students within the context of rural medicine.

Event Information and Registration


July 16-18


Hosted at OSU Center for Health Sciences in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Lodging accommodations at PostOak Lodge in Tulsa, Oklahoma


Applications due Friday, April 26 at midnight

Admission announced by Friday, May 3


For any questions once the event has started, you can call Emily Russell (918) 561-1553 or Tanner Thompson (918) 561-1209.


Day One

  • The first day of the program will be an introduction to the university at large, each other, and what a student’s experience is the first two years of medical school. 

Day Two

  • On the second day, a full day, the participants will use the knowledge gained the first day to engage in hands on experiences of dissection/suturing and simulation rotations through the Tandy building.

Day Three

  • On the concluding day the participants will interact with patients. through shadowing sites for a half day before attending a reception with their families


Supervised lodging is provided at Post Oak Lodge

5323 W. 31st Street N

Tulsa, OK 74127

Congratulations to the following students for being selected to attend the 2019 Dr. Pete’s Medical Immersion Camp.

Bella Baker
Michaela Baker
Mahala Battiest
Iver Brunson
Ally Chambers
Jessica Duerson
Bailey Hudspeth
Alyssa Jerome
Megan Johnson
Lexie Leake
Jordyn Madewell-Combs
Addison McGil
Caysie North
Brooklyn Pilgreen
Mandy Sharp
Leah Sheffield
Jamie Steele

Ashlyn Stocks
Alayna Harrington
kami Youngblood twist
Tyler Barlow
Cole Clanton
Kenny Endl
Colby Jerome
Caden Laverty
Caleb Laverty
Ryan Morrison
Graeson Ramsey
Lyndon Redman
Easton Russell
Dakota Shiflett
Hagan Sprouse
Tyler Tippit
Cody Whitley


For question or additional information, please contact Tanner Thompson at