For a full photo album from the Conference, click here. Follow @SchweitzerASF on Twitter and friend Schweitzer Fellow on Facebook to read our live Conference coverage. Thanks to heightened TSA rules and regulations, traveling across the country with your own toiletries can be a real chore—let alone traveling across the country with toiletries that you plan to donate to the domestic abuse victims … [Read more...] about 4th Annual Schweitzer Fellows for Life Conference Attendees Find Inspiration in Wynona Ward, Jack Geiger—and Each Other
Community Health Centers
Usually on Thursdays, we bring you new installments of "Five Questions for a Fellow." But today, we're bringing you a special reminder that registration for the 2010 Schweitzer Fellows For Life (FFL) Conference closes tomorrow, Oct. 1. Don’t miss your chance to be part of ASF’s biggest event of 2010 and register today! Need some convincing ? Here’s what you can expect by joining us the weekend … [Read more...] about Last Chance to Register for Our Annual Conference!
For more than two decades, the University of Washington School of Medicine has offered a monthlong elective that sends second-year students to underserved and rural areas to deliver primary care. In today's New York Times, Kevin Sack delivers a sobering report on how the experience impacted students who participated in the elective this summer. To sum up: the experience acted as a disincentive … [Read more...] about The Plight of Primary Care Providers