University of Nebraska Program Alumni

  • Emyli Peralta

    Ms. Peralta attended SMDEP in 2016 at the University of Nebraska. Today, she is a dental student in the class of 2025 at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine.

  • Jada Roberts

    Ms. Roberts attended SHPEP in 2018 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago in May 2020. Today, she attends an MCAT preparatory program at the University of Michigan and works as a full-time research assistant in the Department of Neurosurgery.

  • Jazmin Villavicencio

    Ms. Villavicencio attended SMDEP in 2008 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies with an emphasis in public health, Mexican-American studies and Spanish translation and interpretation from the University of Arizona in May 2011. In 2017, she completed a Public Health Training Certificate for American Indian Health Professionals from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

  • Sana Murtaza Bhalli

    Ms. Sana Murtaza Bhalli is an undergraduate student at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is pursuing her degree in Integrated Health Sciences with a minor in Nutrition and will graduate in fall 2022. Sana's goal is to have a career in nursing, and her research interest focuses on community health, working with underserved populations worldwide. She was part of the Summer Health Professions Education Program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center at Omaha in the summer of 2021.