Traditional Public Health

Vaccination Clinics and Events

Assist with expanding vaccine access and bringing COVID-19 vaccination events to community locations throughout North-Central Florida

Contact: Scott Cohen (scohen211@ufl.edu)


Emergency Department Volunteering

 Our Adult Emergency Department is currently in need of volunteers to help triage patients during peak hours throughout the week. 

They are requesting: 

  • 1-2 students per 4 hour shift. 
  • The current suggested shift times are: 3-7pm and 7pm-11pm (all days of the week)

Requirements to volunteer:

  • Current Medical or Physician Assistant student
  • Fully Vaccinated against COVID-19
  • N95 Fit tested*
  • Be comfortable taking vitals in the ED.  
  • Attend a 30 minute ED Orientation with Dr. Thompson in the coming weeks.

Contact: Daniel Valladares (dvalladares@ufl.edu)


Homeless Outreach

Partner with county homeless outreach teams to contact/assess unsheltered homeless population for medical needs including on-site COVID-testing.

Contact: Ricky Ashby (ricky.ashby@ufl.edu)