Posts filed under Dominican Republic

What a Medical Student Learned Serving Abroad

As a second year medical student, Julie Nguyen expected the clinical exposure she experienced in the DR’s hospital and local clinics. She did not, however, expect to keep a patient’s medication in her refrigerator, or to reflect on questions she had never asked herself. She also would not have guessed that her biggest takeaway would be what it was.

Summer Peaks with Session II SIHFers

The second session of the renowned Summer International Health Fellowship is coming to an end, and our SIHFers have been busy! They've climbed literal mountains every week to serve medically underprivileged communities. This summer has started off strong with a number of initiatives that will last long after these Fellows depart.

Summer International Health Fellows Create Ripple Effect in Session I

This summer started off strong with a number of initiatives that will last long after the Fellows depart. Across the globe they immediately dove in working on program development, clinical issues and, of course, saving a little time for fun too.