Bonds beyond books

Celebrating the lifelines of friendship in medical school

By: Danielle Ivanov

Soul Sisters

Two medical students smiling together for a selfie. One on the left is wearing a blue head scarf and a white shirt. The one on the right is in a red floral blouse. Left, Shahd Mohamed, and right, Siena Vadakal.
Two medical students posing and waving their arms in excitement while wearing orange life vests in front of the UF Lake Wauburg sign.

CLG Crew

A group photo of eight medical students in paper party hats celebrating a birthday. Pictured: Nick Abchee, Jean-Pierre Bontemps, Elena Encinas, Eric Han, Candice Keogh, Maria Lakdawala, Sam Marquina, and Rogina Rezk.

Fab Five

From left to right, medical students: Isis Sweeney, Olivia Etienne, Jakob Hamilton, Nastia Tishena, and Nicky Trieu sitting on a colorful outdoor dining table. From left to right, medical students: Isis Sweeney, Olivia Etienne, Jakob Hamilton, Nastia Tishena, and Nicky Trieu.