Scrubs, Gloves & Microscopes


Students learning about Physical Therapy

Explore Health Professions

Scrubs, Gloves, & Microscopes (SGM) is series of health careers exploration sessions for high school students currently in grades 9 - 12. An SGM session gives you the opportunity to briefly experience life in a health profession, or health professional program. Each session is approx 3-4 hours in length. Students may sign up for 3 sessions (max) each academic year. These sessions take place on the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities campus. During each SGM session, you may:

  • Learn from professional school students and professionals in the field,
  • Participate in a hands-on experience,
  • Discover important next steps for pursing the featured career!

Scrubs, Gloves & Microscopes Registration for 2016-2017

The SGM 2016-2017 schedule and registration information is now live online! Review the SGM session descriptions and schedule, SGM policies, and register online using the link directly below.

SGM Regstration 2016-2017


If you have any questions about the SGM program, session content, program logistics, etc. - please contact Laura Fyfe in the Health Careers Center at 612-624-0903 or If you have any questions or issues with the registration process, please contact the staff at the U of M Tickets & Events office at 612-624-2345 or

Hands-on Experience

Past Scrubs, Gloves & Microscopes

See some photos from past SGM events on our Health Careers Center Facebook page.