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UNMC program trains local high school students to become future health care workers

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Jessica Valdez, left, and Hope Philbrick, both students from Abraham Lincoln High School, work with a microscope to perform a stitch in a towel during a tour of an operating room as part of the University of Nebraska Medical Center High School Alliance program on April 25.

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On a recent Friday afternoon at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Dr. Bill Lydiatt led a group of high-schoolers on a tour of two operating rooms.

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Jessica Valdez, left, and Hope Philbrick, both students from Abraham Lincoln High School, work with a microscope to perform a stitch in a towel during a tour of an operating room as part of the University of Nebraska Medical Center High School Alliance program on April 25.