Health Sciences Family Day at Missouri Southern State University will take place on Saturday, April 27 inside the Julio S. León Health Sciences building. Check-in is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m., with the event set to run from 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Families can introduce their children or grandchildren (ages 5 and up) to the world of healthcare through this family-friendly, interactive event. Kids will have the opportunity to see what it is like to be a patient and a healthcare professional.

Activities will include five different healthcare areas – Respiratory Therapy, the Simulation Center, Radiology, Dental Hygiene and the EMS ambulance simulators – all of which showcase the newest technologies in the School of Health Sciences.

Family Day is free, but reservations are required. Please RSVP at or by calling 417-659-5466.

The deadline is Monday, April 22.