Monthly Archives: September 2018

Karli Rasmussen (’18) SFSU Part III

Hi this is Karli Rasmussen again checking in for my third blog. I was waiting to post my last blog until I had finished my internship, which was supposed to be over in early September. But, in a very unexpected … Continue reading

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Emma Bloom ’18 – International Medical Aid in Mombasa, Kenya (3/3)

For my last blog, I will speak more about how I found this internship and how the Summer Experience Fund helped me get to Kenya. As a pre-med student with a passion for travel, I knew that I wanted to … Continue reading

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Emma Bloom ’18 – International Medical Aid in Mombasa, Kenya (2/3)

In addition to the clinical experience I am gaining, I have also had the opportunity to learn a great deal about the public health concerns facing Kenya and the world. Although I am inspired by the physicians and patients I … Continue reading

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Emma Bloom ’18 – International Medical Aid in Mombasa, Kenya (1/3)

I am writing from Mombasa, Kenya where I am interning with International Medical Aid, a nonprofit organization aiming to provide sustainable medical support to underserved populations. At Skidmore, I majored in neuroscience and ultimately discovered my passion for medicine. Here … Continue reading

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Vanna Ramirez ’18 Volunteers with FIMRC in La Merced, Peru: Part II

CHAPTER 2: What I Did While Volunteering My time in La Merced was divided into two different sessions, June and July. I volunteered with a group of twelve other students from various universities and colleges in the United States. We … Continue reading

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