Over the past two weeks, we've rolled out official announcements about the selection of 2011-12 Schweitzer Fellows at many of our program sites. Though there are still more official announcements on their way (about our Pittsburgh, Baltimore, and Lambarene Schweitzer Fellows Programs), here's a roundup of selection coverage to date. We hope it leaves you as excited as we are about the work these … [Read more...] about Everyone’s Excited About Our New Schweitzer Fellows!
Each week, Beyond Boulders delivers a new installment of “Five Questions for a Fellow” – an interview series with Schweitzer Fellows across the country and in Gabon, Africa who are leading the movement to eliminate health disparities. For an archive of previous “Five Questions for a Fellow” interviews, click here. According to Schweitzer Fellow Rebecca Zeidel, mental health parity laws – which … [Read more...] about Five Questions for a Fellow: Rebecca Zeidel Works to Reduce Mental Health Care Disparities
Earlier this month, ASF announced the selection of 25 new Boston Schweitzer Fellows. As Boston College Law School notes in a news piece on their website, only one of those Fellows -- Rebecca Zeidel, who will tackle issues of mental health parity -- is a law student: Especially noteworthy is the fact that Zeidel is the only law student among the 25 Fellows from Massachusetts, says Mary Ann Chirba … [Read more...] about BC Law Congratulates Boston’s Sole Law Student Schweitzer Fellow