Medi-Gators program provides students with shadowing opportunities for health careers

UF Medicine-founded program organizes mentorship possibilities

By: Katelyn Crici
A woman interacts with a physician in a clinic, practices using some medical instruments. UF biochemistry student Nicole Hernandez participates in the Medi-Gators shadowing program.
A group of about a dozen people pose together. Members of the Medi-Gators at a networking event
Seven women in the Medi-Gators group hold certificates at an award ceremony. In April, Medi-Gators received the Champions for Change award from the UF Office of Sustainability. The award signifies the organization’s outstanding contributions in the areas of sustainability or health and well-being.