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The UW SHPEP (Summer Health Professions Education Program)  will run this summer, 2019!

The UW SHPEP program dates are June 24th to August 2nd, 2019.

The application is open now (Dec 1).   The deadline to apply is Feburary 15th, 2019.

In its 30th year, shpep offers the same valuable experiences:

Academic enrichment courses in biology, chemistry, organic chemistry, biostatistics

Individualized shadowing experiences with healthcare providers and population health organization groups

Operating room/emergency room shadowing opportunities

Medical and dental clinical simulation experiences

Biomedical research shadowing opportunities

A curriculum built on increasing awareness and knowledge of the social determinants of health and healthcare disparities

Service learning and clinical activities

Weekend activities, including a trip to Mt. Rainier National Park

Room and Board

Travel expenses if needed (and within guidelines)

$600 stipend

Please visit to apply.

More information about the Seattle site:

Also, UW will be hosting a webimar on SHPEP Friday, December 6th, 2018.   Register at: