A ‘brave new world’

The UF School of Physician Assistant Studies graduates 62 members of the class of 2020 in a virtual ceremony June 20.

Nina Multak delivers her comencement speech at a podium while wearing commencement regalia and a blue U-F face mask.

commencement details

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Members of the class of 2020 picked up their diplomas and awards by appointment over three days and took commemorative photos while keeping social distancing guidelines in mind. The graduates held private celebrations while tuning to the virtual commencement ceremony June 20.

Photos by Louis Brems and Jesse S. Jones

FACES OF UF MED

Student spotlights

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Meet Bridgette Caquatto

Caquatto was highlighted as part of the UF College of Medicine’s celebration of National PA Week in 2018.

Bridgette Caquatto

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UF School of PA Studies White Coat Ceremony

Students from the School of Physician Assistant Studies class of 2020 donned their white coats in a ceremony June 7, 2019.

Group shot of all members of the class of 2020 wearing their white coats

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Meet Christine Lalime

Lalime was selected as the first recipient of the Jodi Jones Knauf Scholarship.

Christine Lalime stands in front of the Harrell Medical Education Building

Class officers

PRESIDENT

Kelsea Lydon

Kelsea Lydon

VICE-PRESIDENT

Sam Martin

Sam Martin

TREASURER

Love Kaur

Love Kaur

SECRETARY

Allie Clayton

Allie Clayton

MEDICAL COLLEGE COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVE

Diana Piotrowski

Diana Piotrowski

STUDENT ADVISORY COUNCIL (SAC) REPRESENTATIVE

Shannon Allen

Shannon Allen

AAPA REPRESENTATIVE

Kiki Shannahan

Kiki Shannahan

FAPA REPRESENTATIVE

Kate McManus

Kate McManus

SERVICE CHAIR

Katie Cook

Katie Cook

ALUMNI RELATIONS CHAIR

Mikayla Ruane

Mikayla Ruane

SOCIAL CHAIR

Priya Bhogaita

Priya Bhogaita

FUNDRAISING CHAIR

Jay Jett

Jay Jett

HISTORIAN

Devin Kelly

Devin Kelly

PRE-PA CLUB LIAISON

Nathan Ordway

Nathan Ordway

PRE-PA CLUB LIAISON

Summer Moon

Summer Moon

WEBMASTER

Elizabeth Chandler Smith

Chandler Smith

INTRAMURAL CHAIR

Ryan Navarre

Ryan Navarre

FOOTBALL BLOCK CHAIR

Nathan Diehl

Nathan Diehl

Educational milestones