Northwell Health SPARK Challenge

Surgical robotics may be the future for some Long Island teens participating in Northwell Health’s SPARK Challenge. More than 500 area high school students took part in Northwell’s yearlong initiative. The program gives students the opportunity to learn about career paths in health care. At the SPARK Awards ceremony, kids got hands on experience using surgical robotics, driving a simulated ambulance, and seeing the future of medicine in 3-D printing.

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