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

2019 American Medical Student Association (AMSA) Convention & Exposition

March 7th, 2019

AMSA’s Annual Convention and Exposition will be held March 7-10, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City near Washington, D.C. Sign up by February 4 for discounted registration! Click here to learn more about AMSA Convention and register.

Alumni Scholarship Fund Now Accepting Applications

March 4th, 2019

The SHPEP Alumni Advisory Board officially announced the application opening of the Rubens Pamies Scholarship Fund on Friday, March 1, 2019. All MMEP, SMEP, SMDEP and SHPEP alumni who are currently in the process of applying to health profession school(s) are encouraged to apply. Four awardees are selected and each receives a $500 scholarship.  Scholarship recipients… Continue reading

Participate in the Alumni Survey

March 4th, 2019

Are you an alumni of the MMEP, SMEP, SMDEP or SHPEP initiative? The National Program Office (NPO) encourages you to take a few minutes to complete the Alumni Survey.  This year marks the 30th anniversary of the SHPEP initiative and the NPO is committed to reconnecting with its estimated 25,000+ alumni all across the country… Continue reading

Black Men In White Coats 2019 Summit

February 16th, 2019

Established in 2013, the Black Men in White Coats campaign aims to increase the number of black men pursuing careers in the medical industry. This initiative was founded by Dr. Dale Okorodudu in response to an AAMC report highlighting the decreasing number of black male applicants to medical school. Join the Black Men In White… Continue reading

Webinar – Part III: A Week in the Life of a SHPEP Scholar

February 7th, 2019

Are you interested in learning about the SHPEP experience? Join this webinar to get insight directly from program scholars. Learn about their experiences within the program. REGISTER TODAY!

Webinar – Part II: Steps to Success with the SHPEP Application

January 3rd, 2019

Need help with your SHPEP application? Join this webinar to get tips on writing your personal statement, hear about how to obtain an outstanding recommendation letter, and hear directly from program alumni about the application process. Join the webinar and get equipped to submit a stellar application and learn about what happens after your application… Continue reading

Webinar – SHPEP Kickoff Webinar – An Inside Look into the Program

December 6th, 2018

Are you a pre-health student interested in applying for a free summer, career-enrichment opportunity? Join this kick-off webinar to hear about this educational opportunity directly from our program scholars. You’ll also receive  tips and tools for a successful 2019 SHPEP application. Attendees also have the opportunity to ask questions regarding the SHPEP admissions process. This… Continue reading

SHPEP Application Open

December 1st, 2018

The SHPEP application opens December 1, 2018!

Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS)

November 14th, 2018

Attend the ABRCMS and join the largest communities of underrepresented minorities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. SHPEP will be present. Stop by our table for a visit!  

2018 Health Professions Week

November 5th, 2018

Health Professions Week (HPW) is a week-long event for high school and college students interested in learning more about careers in the health professions. This is a FREE online event for high school students, counselors, undergrads and advisors. Each event during Health Professions Week provides students with opportunities to explore health-related education programs and careers.… Continue reading