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High school, COMP-NW students collaborate in program

Juniors and seniors in Michelle Snyder's anatomy and physiology class at Sweet Home High School have been learning not just from their teacher but from other students like themselves – ones, however, with a bit more experience, from the Western University of Health Science's College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific - Northwest, in Lebanon.

The "medical student to high school student healthy lifestyles mentoring program" is in its second year in Sweet Home, but this was its first as part of the curriculum in an actual credited course. Last year, Snyder promoted the program as an "aft...