Ohio State University College of Medicine student and Schweitzer Fellow for Life Sabrina Smith partnered with the Central Ohio Diabetes Association to bring evidence-based messaging around health and nutrition to children struggling with obesity. The 5-2-1-0 Healthy Kids Countdown helps kids remember four simple rules for health: eat five servings of fruits or vegetables per day, limit screen time … [Read more...] about Counting down to healthy habits in Columbus!
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Each year, The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) selects approximately 250 Schweitzer Fellows to join its program. These graduate students spend one year learning to effectively address the social factors that impact health, and developing lifelong leadership skills. In doing so, they follow the example set by famed physician-humanitarian Albert Schweitzer, for whom their Fellowship is … [Read more...] about 2013-2014 Schweitzer Fellows
The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) announced today that Vice Admiral Regina M. Benjamin, MD, MBA, 18th US Surgeon General (2009-2013) will receive the 2013 Albert Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism. The Prize for Humanitarianism recognizes an individual whose life example has significantly mitigated the social determinants of health in the US and/or abroad, and whose commitment to service … [Read more...] about Schweitzer Leadership Awards To Take Place November 1