College of Medicine helps local girls explore careers in health care

Three University of Florida groups partner to engage underrepresented groups in medicine

By Emma Behrmann
Pace Center Academy students gather around a gurney in the Harrell Medical Education Building Don'nyia Quinn points to the laceration on the mannequin's leg during the emergency response demonstration.
“For them to see women who look like them in a professional career, to see that in action, is inspiring.”
Sarah Dominique
Pace Center for Girls program aid
Students watch a CPR demonstration as they explore careers in health care An ambulance tour and CPR demonstration exposed the students to more career opportunities.