MacArthur's Hippocrates Circle is an 8th grade 'club' for students who would like to pursue medicine. Dr. Russ Hill is the advisor. The club meets on the third Thursday of each month, and special topics are assigned for the meetings.
In order to be considered for the Hippocrates Circle, you must be an 8th grader AND you must complete an application. Members are announced in September.
Hippocrates Circle members attend various field trips to local Kaiser Permanente Hospitals throughout the school year. Meetings are held on the third Thursday of the momth.
Here are some of the pictures, courtesy of Dr. Hill, of various years of Hippocrates Circle members.
A visit to the UCI Medical Center on February 29, 2020
Hippocrates Circle members at a 2020 visit to Kaiser-Permanente
MacArthur & Villa HC members celebrate at an end-of-year banquet