Last summer, The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) and Longwood Symphony Orchestra (LSO) -- two organizations with a rich mutual history born of their dual devotion to service -- co-commissioned Albert Schweitzer Portrait, an original orchestral work by Gene Scheer that parallels Aaron Copland’s Lincoln Portrait and sets Schweitzer’s inspiring words to music. LSO premiered Albert Schweitzer … [Read more...] about On June 12, State Rep. Daniel E. Bosley Narrates “Schweitzer Portrait”
This just in from Rishi Manchanda, MD, MPH (a Boston Schweitzer Fellow in 1999-2000 who spoke at Pri-Med West earlier this month): "On Friday, May 21st, my clinic is hosting Anand Grover, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health, at a Town Hall in South Los Angeles. Please see below. R.S.V.P. for the 21st Town Hall: firstname.lastname@example.org Although his trip … [Read more...] about Through a Schweitzer Fellow for Life, A Chance for Dialogue with the UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health
The three Schweitzer Fellows who took the stage at Pri-Med West in Anaheim last Friday took very different paths to get there. First, there was Kimberly DeQuattro -- who earned her Master's in Opera before entering med school and becoming a Schweitzer Fellow. ("There’s some great pathology in opera -- Mimi and Violetta had TB, Jo had scarlet fever, and every other soprano lead character has an … [Read more...] about Pri-Med West in Anaheim: A Schweitzer Success!
The Chicago Area Schweitzer Fellows Program is about to resume its Fellows for Life “Leadership by Example” lecture series. Now in its third year, the series invites exemplary individuals from diverse fields to talk about their lives of public service and to inspire others to similarly “make their lives their argument.” MAY 4 LEADERSHIP BY EXAMPLE LECTURE – Dr. Greg Scott Our guest … [Read more...] about Chicago Area Schweitzer Fellows Program Resumes “Leadership by Example” Lecture Series
Just like each of our Schweitzer Fellows, each member of The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship's (ASF's) Board of Directors has a unique story -- and a strong commitment to addressing health disparities. That's certainly true of Ralph Fuccillo, ASF's Board Chair and President of the DentaQuest Foundation, which is dedicated to supporting and promoting optimal oral health. Fuccillo is also the current … [Read more...] about ASF Board Chair Ralph Fuccillo Talks “Health Care Above the Neck”