Schweitzer Fellow Jolie Goodman recently received the 2013 Anthony Westwater Jong Memorial Community Dental Health Pre-Professional Award. Goodman, a student at the University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry, is a Schweitzer Fellow of the Bay Area Program. She is working with homeless youth in San Francisco to address their unmet dental needs. You can read about the honor here. … [Read more...] about Schweitzer Fellow Recognized for Excellence
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Congratulations to Schweitzer Fellow Nicole Sillaman, who was recently honored with the 2013-2014 Dress for Success Columbus Sisterhood Award for her work on her Women2Women Mentoring Program Fellowship project. Women2Women assists low income women who are interested in gaining professional career guidance while improving their overall health. The news office of Ohio State University recently … [Read more...] about Schweitzer Fellow Honored for Work
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University of Massachusetts Medical School student and Schweitzer Fellow Lauren Powell has lost 10 family members to cancer in the last three years. In the last six months, four more members of her family have been diagnosed with late-stage cancer. “While I would like to think of my family as an anomaly, this burden of disease seems to be more the norm than the exception in families of … [Read more...] about Cultivating Conversations: Talking about health, care, and community
We are proud to announce the launch of our newly designed website, SchweitzerFellowship.org. If you are a student interested in learning more about becoming a Schweitzer Fellow; if you are a current Fellow, or Fellow for Life; or if you are simply interested in learning more about Dr. Albert Schweitzer, our new design should make it easier for you to find what you are looking for. Three things … [Read more...] about Welcome to the new SchweitzerFellowship.org!