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Welcome to SHPEP

SHPEP at the University of Iowa is a free, six-week summer program for undergraduate students interested in health professional careers. Students who complete our program are guaranteed an admissions interview at the College of Dentistry and College of Pharmacy. Student applications in the Carver College of Medicine will receive priority.


University of Iowa Health Care Martin Luther King, Jr. Distinguished Lecture: Talmadge E. King, Jr. MD

Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Talmadge E. King, Jr., MD, dean of the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine and vice chancellor for medical affairs, will deliver the University of Iowa Health Care Martin Luther King Jr. Distinguished Lecture, beginning at noon Wednesday, Jan. 22, in the Prem Sahai Auditorium, 1110 Medical Education and Research Facility....

Dr. Mario Mendoza: An Undocumented Immigrant's Journey to Medicine

Friday, January 24, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join us as we welcome Dr. Mario Mendoza of Life UNdocumented on Friday, January 24th from noon-1pm in E331 General Hospital, the Med Alum conference room....