Mini Medical School

Adult learners at a mini med school session.

Mini Medical School offers community members, students, alumni and anyone interested in the field of medicine a look into the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Mini Med "students" get to experience the Jacobs School's contributions to science and health care related to conditions common in Western New York. The program features expert speakers in their specialties.

You can now view the April 7 virtual Mini Medical School!

On Tuesday, April 7, we hosted the first completely virtual Mini Medical School, due to the COVID-19 epidemic.

You can now view this session online. Be sure to click the "register now" button to view.

Mini Medical School Details

All sessions are on Tuesday evenings.

5:30 p.m. Auditorium opens, reception with speakers and attendees

6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Mini Medical School program


All sessions take place in either the Ronald I. Dozoretz MD '62 Auditorium (room 2220) or the M&T Bank Auditorium (room 2120) both located on the second floor of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, 955 Main Street, Buffalo.

Auditoriums in use will be properly marked.

Parking is available on the street after 5pm, or in the Conventus parking ramp (for a fee), located across the street from the main entrance to the medical school at Main and High streets.

NFTA Metro Rail transportation is also available from UB South to the Allen/Medical Campus Station.

Enrollment and Registration

Mini Medical School is open to anyone 16 years of age and older who is interested in medicine and the health sciences.

Online registration is encouraged for individual sessions and will be open in the coming weeks! Sessions are $10 per class for community members, faculty, staff and alumni. Students are free to attend.

High school and college students with valid ID are welcomed and encouraged to attend at no cost.  Select the $0 Student Registration option on the registration page.