Stay connected by attending alumni events and conferences across the country.

American Public Health Association 2019 Annual Meeting & Expo

November 2nd, 2019

APHA’s Annual Meeting and Expo is the largest and most influential annual gathering of public health professionals. Nearly 13,000 attendees join us each year to present, learn and find inspiration. For details visit

19th annual Minority Health Conference (MHC)

October 19th, 2019

The Minority Health Conference aims to address minority health disparities and raise awareness about minority health issues in Southern California and beyond. The goals of the conference are to educate students and physicians on the critical issues behind minority health and to provide an opportunity to discuss the barriers facing physicians and patients in minority communities.  The 2019 committee hopes to give conference attendees the knowledge and confidence to address… Continue reading

Optometry Virtual Fair

October 17th, 2019

  Meet Representatives from Schools & Colleges of Optometry in a Live Virtual Setting. Free for all Prospective Students to Attend!

Pharmacy School Virtual Fair

September 25th, 2019

Join the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) to learn about PharmD programs and Master’s and PhD programs in pharmacy science. Also, meet admissions reps online from U.S. Pharmacy Schools. REGISTER NOW

Discover Nursing Virtual Fair

September 19th, 2019

Meet with nursing school representatives to learn more about graduate nursing education and second degree nursing programs. Join this free event to learn more about the most trusted profession. REGISTER NOW    

National Alumni Conference Celebrating the 30th Anniversary – MMEP, SMEP, SMDEP and SHPEP!

August 17th, 2019

Join us for the national alumni conference celebrating the 30th anniversary of the program! Since 1989, RWJF has supported the Minority Medical Education Program (MMEP), the Summer Medical Education Program (SMEP), the Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP), and now the Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP).  It has been 30 years and over… Continue reading

Physician Assistant Virtual Fair

July 24th, 2019

This is a FREE virtual fair event for all students who are interested in exploring a career as a PA. Students will be able to: Chat with representatives from 50 schools, PAEA, and CASPA Learn insider tips on how to prepare for that crucial PA program interview Attend live presentations and Q&As (or access the… Continue reading

SHPEP Reception at the 2019 National Dental Association Annual Convention- Hosted by ADEA

July 19th, 2019

Calling All SMDEP and SHPEP Alumni in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Regions:   As part of the 2019 National Dental Association Annual Convention, the American Dental Education Association is hosting a Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) Reception for all SMDEP and SHPEP Alumni in the area. The reception is scheduled for Friday, July 19,… Continue reading

SHPEP Alumni Panel at the University of Louisville

June 25th, 2019

You are cordially invited to participate in the SMDEP/SHPEP alumni panel event! This evening is a time for current scholars to hear and speak to former scholars about their experiences and journey to health professional school. If you are interested, please RSVP via the link Please email Kiana Fields at if you have any… Continue reading