Keeping you connected to the David Geffen School Of Medicine and our Pathway Program alumni network. 

We do this through annual reunions, networking opportunities, and various mentoring sessions hosted throughout the year.

This section provides various resources that are available to all Pathway Program Alumni to continue our support and commitment to everyone's success.

A group of pre med SHPEP, PREP and RAP alumni in the Geffen Hall courtyard at UCLA

Resources for Pathway Program Alumni

Requesting a Recommendation Letter

Please note that we submit the "Individual Letter" type of a letter of recommendation.

To request a letter of recommendation please fill out our request form. This will make the process of receiving a letter of recommendation more efficient.

  • Please make sure to be thorough when filling out the request, the more detail the stronger the letter of recommendation will be. 
  • We need a minimum of 3 weeks for Letters of Recommendation. Unfortunately last minute requests will not be accommodated. 
  • Letters of Recommendation cannot be accommodated during June, July, and August.  

Request Form

Office Hours For Program Alumni

You can set up an individual meeting that can be used (but not limited to) to answer any general questions you may have regarding professional school applications and preparation as well as planning.

Stay Connected with other alumni

The Office of Outreach and Pathway Programs has created an online community for you as past participant of our pathway programs (SMDEP/SHPEP, PREP, & RAP) to ask questions, share resources and connect with one another. Additionally, this space will allow for our office to post content and resources to support relevant to the application process for professional/graduate schools. The Online community will be through Unibuddy Community. 

Join the Unibuddy Community


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Pre-Health Alumni Spotlight

J. Reinier F. Narvaez, MD, MPH
Chief Resident, Gen Surgery

Shami-Iyabo Mitchell, MPH
UCLA Pre-Medical Enrichment Program (PREP) 2018

Shami-Iyabo Mitchell, MPH
Incoming Medical Student


Alexandra Justine Elizabeth Greene, MD, MA
UCLA Re-Application Program (RAP) 2014

Alexandra Justine Elizabeth Greene, MD, MA
General Surgery Resident


Office of Outreach and Pathway Programs 

Location: Geffen Hall, Suite 305
Main Number: (310) 825-3575