Sarasota, FL - The Volunteer Auxiliary of Doctors Hospital of Sarasota recently awarded $60,000 in college scholarships to 19 local high school seniors pursuing careers in the healthcare field. The awards were given at the annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony held on May 11, 2016. A photo and listing of this year’s recipients are below.
About The Scholarship Program
The Scholarship Fund of the Auxiliary of Doctors Hospital was developed by the Auxiliary Board of Directors in 1967. It was created to provide higher educational opportunities for worthy students in financial need intending to pursue careers in a healthcare field. All funds are raised by the Auxiliary from gift shop sales and various fund raisers and donations throughout the year. The Auxiliary has given more than one million dollars over the years since the program started.
About Doctors Hospital of Sarasota
Doctors Hospital of Sarasota is an all-private room acute care facility serving the healthcare needs of Sarasota County and 1-75 corridor residents. Doctors Hospital is a Joint Commission Certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center, and a Joint Commission Top Performer in Key Quality Measures. The facility has been nationally recognized by Modern Healthcare’s Top 100 Best Places to Work for seven years in a row.
Additionally, Doctors Hospital is the only facility in Sarasota to receive an A grade in patient safety by The Leapfrog Group, a national patient safety watchdog. For more information about the services of Doctors Hospital of Sarasota, please visit DoctorsofSarasota.com or contact Aimee Bennett at (941) 342-1012.
Auxiliary of Doctors Hospital of Sarasota 2016 Scholarship Recipients
|North Port High School||Aliyyah LaRosa||State College of Florida||Pre-Med|
|Riverview High School||Magdalena Coca||University of Florida||Pre-Med|
|Riverview High School||Jaclyn Colgan||Boston College||Nursing|
|Riverview High School||Kathleen Hagan||Florida State University||Genetics|
|Riverview High School||Daniela Martinez||State College of Florida||Pre-Med|
|Riverview High School||Priyal Patel||University Central Florida||Pre-Med|
|Riverview High School||Daniel Skladanowski||State College of Florida||Pharmacy|
|Sarasota High School||Margaret Hogan||Florida Gulf Coast||Behavioral Health|
|Sarasota Military Academy||Kadesha Johnson||Sarasota Technical College||Nursing|
|Sarasota Military Academy||Jarrett Repaskey||University of Florida||Zoology|
|Venice High School||Kelly Antini||University of South Florida||BioMed|
|Venice High School||Jacques Barnes||State College of Florida||Nursing|
|Venice High School||Laura Benavides||Sarasota Technical College||Nursing|
|Venice High School||Kayla Campbell||Florida Gulf Coast||Nursing|
|Venice High School||Dayana Carvajal||State College of Florida||Nursing|
|Venice High School||Sierra Morandi||Florida State University||Pre-Med|
|Venice High School||John Newcomb||University of Washington||Pre-Med|
|Venice High School||Kelsy Upton||Taylor University||Pre-Med|
|Venice High School||Thoc Van||University of South Florida||Pre-Med|
Front Row (L – R): Kelly Antini, Laura Benavides, Sierra Morandi, Aliyyah LaRosa
Middle row (L-R): Jaclyn Colgan, Kayla Campbell, Kelsy Upton, Dayana Carvajal, Daniela Martinez, Kadesha Johnson, Priyal Patel
Back row (L-R): Thoc Van, John Newcomb, Jaques Barnes, Magdelena Coca, Jarrett Repaskey, Daniel Skladanowski, Kathleen Hagan