Javier Silfa-Cifuentes
Match Day 2023: A Homecoming for Javier Silfa-Cifuentes

When Javier Silfa-Cifuentes, Class of ’23, opened his Match Day email to see the University of Central Florida Family Medicine Residency Program in Gainesville, friends from his two years there as an undergraduate had already begun planning the homecoming celebration.

Shandera Ferguson and Fahimia Mohamud
Black Female Doctors- Lifting As We Climb

Ross University School of Medicine’s (Ross Med) Black Female Doctors (BFD) was founded in August 2021 to fulfill the desire for a space for Black women to grow in sisterhood and promote academic and professional self-discovery.

Tahara Jordon
Access and Inclusion in Medicine: Tahara Jordan, Class of ’25

From a young age, Tahara Jordan knew she wanted to be a physician. Her winding path from an inner-city household to Ross University School of Medicine’s Class of ’25 included boarding school, a historically Black university, a fateful conversation, and Ross Med’s Access and Inclusion in Medicine (AIM) Scholars Program.