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

Cultivating Well Workspaces for Women of Color Webinar

June 17th, 2021

Nine months after the onset of the COVID pandemic, Dr. Deborah Saint-Phard penned these words, “I am a Black woman physician…and I live at the intersection of physician burnout, the COVID-19 pandemic and systemic racism.” The global COVID pandemic coupled with increased requests for antiracism initiatives necessitated rapid adaptations across medicine and disproportionately intensified the… Continue reading

SAAHP Regional Meeting

June 2nd, 2021

The 2021 SAAHP conference will be a “dual-track” conference with both an in-person track and a virtual track. The in-person track will be held at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX. We hope many of you will feel comfortable to join us in-person in June, but we know many of our members have… Continue reading

SHPEP 2021 Virtual Program

May 10th, 2021

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, physical distancing guidelines, and the closure of some campuses, SHPEP will be a 100% virtual experience in summer 2021. The pandemic necessitated virtual implementation of SHPEP in 2020, and we are proud that the program was successfully delivered online to more than 930 scholars last summer. Therefore, the National Program… Continue reading

Anatomy of an Applicant Event

April 23rd, 2021

Chesapeake Region Professional School Panel Moderated panel discussion with admissions deans and directors from: Georgetown University School of Medicine George Washington University School of Medicine Howard University College Dentistry Howard University College of Medicine Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences University of Maryland School of Dentistry University of… Continue reading

Successfully Navigating the Dental School Application Webinar

April 22nd, 2021

Join us April 22 from 5:00 – 6:00 pm ET as application experts and current dental students offer real-world advice and top tips on managing the ADEA AADSAS® (ADEA Associated American Dental Schools Application Service) application process. Registration link below.

AAMC Virtual Medical School Fair

April 22nd, 2021

If you’re considering medical school this year, be sure to join admissions officers from 95+ medical schools in the U.S., Puerto Rico, and Canada as well as experts from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) and National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions (NAAHP) for this free event that helps position you for success in… Continue reading

Wy’east Post-Baccalaureate Pathway

April 1st, 2021

The Wy’east Post-Baccalaureate Pathway is designed to help American Indian and Alaska Native scholars thrive in their journey through medicine. Wy’east provides a holistic, culturally-specific framework for the successful recruitment, training, retention, and graduation of AI/AN health professional students. Learn more here: Apply here:

New Alumni Networking Site

March 27th, 2021

The SHPEP National Program Office (NPO) is excited to launch and share the new online community for our alumni! Almabase was chosen based on its features to foster mentoring relationships amongst our alumni by creating professional and social networking opportunities. Continue reading

The Rubens J. Pamies, MD, Opportunity Fund Scholarship Application Is Open

March 1st, 2021

The SHPEP National Alumni Advisory Board is proud to announce that the Fourth Annual Rubens J. Pamies, MD, Opportunity Fund Scholarship application is open! The deadline for submissions is Friday, April 2, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. ET, and winners will be notified by Friday, April 30, 2021. The SHPEP National Alumni Advisory Board established the… Continue reading

SHPEP To Present at the Augusta University Medical College of Georgia Pre-Medical Virtual Summit

February 19th, 2021

Join August University Medical College of Gegoria’s Office of Student and Multicultural Affairs, MCG Office of Admissions, the Student National Medical Association with presentations from the Association of American Medical Colleges, and SHPEP for a pre-medical virtual summit. See the link below to register.