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Match Day 2020

Congratulations to our students that have matched! You can find a list of locations where our students matched here. Map of Match locations for the UF COM class of 2020.

Class of 2023 White Coat Ceremony

Back row (left to right): Matt Johnson, Hugh Nguyen, Niran Vijayaraghavan, Zino Kuhn, Omar Sharaf, and AJ WinerFrom row: Phoebe Jin, Emma Powers, Mallika Bhatta, Cathleen Mestre, Alyssa Nielsen, and Dionne Blake We would like to congratulate our MHP UF College of Medicine Class of 2023 students that received their…

Faculty Spotlight – 7 Questions with Dr. Dan Purich

Background: Dr. Daniel Purich is a professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the College of Medicine. He is one of the professors for the MHP’s cell biology seminar. What are your academic background and educational interests?“I went to a small college in Pennsylvania, first as…

2019 MHP Lunch & Learn: Satisfying Physical and Intellectual Appetite

Pictured: Dr. Walsh at the Alumni Reception with students that attended the Lunch and Learn Image Gallery On Thursday, September 12th, the MHP class participated in the inaugural Lunch and Learn with JHMP alumnus Dr. Katherine Walsh. Dr. Walsh works as a Hematologist/Oncologist based out of Columbus, Ohio, where she…

Alumni Weekend 2019 | MHP Alumni-Student Reception

Alumni and students in attendance during the October 4th MHP Alumni-Student Reception Homecoming weekend was filled with festivities, reunion, and nostalgia for all who attended. For alumni of the MHP, the October 4th Alumni-Student Reception was a chance for past classes to reconnect and reminisce on old times. For current…

Letter from the Directors

Dear Medical Honors Program Alumni, As the calendar turns to Fall, it’s time to get another edition of the MHP Newsletter out to all of you.  It’s important to note that it’s a student driven endeavor as they write and edit each story.  In this issue, they wrote about last…

MHP Student Recipient of 2019 Gandhi Community Service Award

Nirja Shah, a UF Medical Honors Program Student, was the 2019 recipient of the prestigious Gandhi Community Service Award, presented by the Indian American Chamber of Commerce.  This annual award is bestowed upon an individual who practices Gandhian methods and has made a significant contribution towards community services within the…

Welcome MHP Class of 2024

The MHP welcomes the Class of 2024 and wish you well for a fantastic semester. We are excited to welcome Ethan Cheng, Shengyi FU, Kevin Hao, Han Li, Asena Markal, Daniel O’Keefe, Sujal Patel, Nirja Shah, Arvind Sommi, and Erin Tammi.

MHP Alumni Spotlight: 10 Questions with Prerak D. Shah, MD, FACS – Class of 1996 JHMP

What is your academic background/clinical interests?                                                                                   Dr. Prerak Shah, MHP Alumni, with MHP Class of 2023 after Special Session Sometimes discovering who and what you want to be in life results in some unexpected turns. After graduating from UF College of Medicine (COM) in 1996, I chose to pursue…

Dear Medical Honors Program Alumni

Hello from Gainesville!  First, we want to thank the large number of you that reached out to us after the publication of the MHP Newsletter last Fall.  We heard back from people that were near (Orlando), far (Iowa), wide (Washington State), and all places in between.  One of the common…