"...my presence at Camp Mendocino became more than just teaching inner city children how to take care of their teeth; it became a chance to empower them to take pride in their health and in themselves. I found myself serving not only as a health educator, but also a mentor and close friend."
"The Schweitzer Fellowship has enriched my medical school experience, allowing me to learn lessons that I believe will make me a more caring, understanding, and passionate professional in the near future."
“This Fellowship was such a rewarding experience...it taught me that the purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.”
"...this year has been a blessing in its innumerable opportunities for learning and growth...through emotionally rewarding service and human connection...Completing this fellowship has made me feel hopeful and committed to the future where social justice will take a greater role in influencing the next generation of healthcare professionals."