During the summer, students are encouraged to contact health care professionals directly to obtain shadowing experience. Also worth considering, depending on your interests, are the many summer opportunities in health related fields. Please know this is not a comprehensive list and we encourage you to explore further.
Rural Health Scholars Program - any pre-health
University of Louisville Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) - pre-medicine, pre-dental, pre-pharmacy
Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) Other Site Locations - options including pre-dental, pre-medicine, pre-pharmacy, pre-PT, pre-optometry
University of Kentucky PEPP Medical/Dental School Preparation Programs - pre-medicine, pre-dental
For more lists of summer opportunities, please visit these links: