The Medical & BioScience Academy (MBSA) at Longmont High School is now accepting applications from current 8th graders for fall 2016 enrollment in the MBSA program. Students who are interested in the health sciences, biotechnology, sports medicine, and allied health fields are encouraged to apply. Please download the full application instructions here.
May 1, 2015, 5:23pm By Medical and BioScience Academy
On Thursday, April 30th, students in the Medical & BioScience Academy program at Longmont High School presented their senior projects. These students successfully completed semester-long internships and research projects and displayed formal posters to present summaries of their internship experience to LHS staff, members of the medical community, SVVSD school board members, parents, students and other members of the community.
MBSA students completed internships in these areas:
March 2, 2015, 12:08pm By Medical and BioScience Academy
On February 25th, Longmont High School's Medical & BioScience Academy (MBSA) students visited the Biomedical Engineering Program at Colorado State University. During their visit, they toured the newly-constructed Bioengineering Building, designed and built a prototype for a prosthetic foot, and learned more about the field of biomedical engineering from Dr. Kevin Lear, Director of the Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate Program.
Six Longmont High School students in the Medical & BioScience Academy began their internship at Longmont United Hospital with a day-long orientation on January 19th. This semester, MBSA students will be conducting their senior internship experiences in various health care areas including radiology, emergency medicine, nursing, family practice, nutrition, orthopedics, and mental health.
December 11, 2014, 12:32pm By Chris Chou, MBSA Coordinator
Starting Fall 2015, Longmont High's MBSA students will be guaranteed admissions to Colorado State University. Students who successfully complete the rigorous coursework of the MBSA program, have a minimum 3.25 GPA and ACT composite score 22+, and apply to CSU by November 1 will be guaranteed admissions to this world-class university.
Longmont High School's Medical & BioScience Academy is inviting current 8th and 9th grade students who are interested in the MBSA program to apply for Fall 2015 enrollment. Application instructions can be found here. MBSA applicants must fill out an online application and turn in a recent transcript to the LHS Counseling Office. The application deadline is January 15, 2015.
May 5, 2014, 4:03pm By Chris Chou, MBSA Program Coordinator
The MBSA program at Longmont High School celebrated its inaugural graduating class at the 2014 MBSA Senior Night on April 23, 2014. LHS seniors Keaton Gaibler, Nikolai Harroun, Jessica Perez Diaz and Megan Tulenko presented their senior internship/capstone projects to a group that included the SVVSD superintendent, SVVSD school board members, LHS faculty, LHS students, family members and MBSA program partners.
A group of students in AP Biology (including several MBSA seniors) have been a part of Longmont High School's SMART Team (Students Modeling A Research Topic). The SMART Team has been researching and studying the structure and function of the protein Ricin. With guidance from Dr.