Our innovative programs are transforming and empowering the next generation of healthcare professionals. B.E.S.T. programs work to mentor, guide, and support students on their path to a career in healthcare.
Medical Pathway Paradigm
Alumni experience hands-on opportunities to study underserved communities and health disparities with B.E.S.T. partner Grace Community Medical Center
Moffitt Physician’s Mentoring + Research
The mentorship program offers
students an opportunity to be with a diverse cohort of doctors, researchers and healthcare
professionals as they learn and grow.
Dunbar Doc Program
This pathway program allows Dunbar students, primarily students of color, to continue their journey in studying within the Medical Field beginning at the elementary level through high school and beyond.
Sligh Middle School
B.E.S.T. engages sixth thru eighth graders at Sligh Middle, through a Surgical and Memory Club.
The Surgical Club allows the students to explore and observe various surgical procedures.
Tampa Bay Tech
B.E.S.T. engages with TBT students through virtual workshops involving live surgeries, medical presentations, and hands-on medical technique instruction.