Summer Health Professions Education Program

Florida SHPEP allows students to learn about health careers.

By: Kelly Sobers
It started with a White Coat Ceremony in May and ended with a Pinning Ceremony in June, and the six weeks in between offered life-altering experiences and unprecedented access to educational resources at the University of Florida.
UF Health Summer Health Professions Education Program : The Pilot Year. Hector Rivera Orozco receives his White Coat to kick off SHPEP.
“ We’re proud to … play a role in the professional and academic development of these bright, professional, intrigued and engaged students.”
Kim Curry, Ph.D., ARNP, FAANP
College of Nursing Associate Dean for Student Affiars
Koree Walton, UF SHPEP cohort member and current Bethune-Cookman student. Kelly Sobers