Research and Clinical Opportunities

Betty Ford Center Summer Institute for Medical Students


This program is a unique, quality learning experience for medical students wishing to gain greater understanding and insight into chemical dependency and the recovery process. A total of 60 scholarships will be awarded. Recipients may participate in either the inpatient or family treatment program. Those selected to attend the inpatient program will spend 5 days experiencing what it is like to be a patient at the Betty Ford Center. Those selected to attend the Family Program will spend 5 days with members of a chemically addicted persons family as they learn about their roles in the dysfunction that has been taking place and what they can do to make their lives better.