Diversify Health Week
The Sewanee Multicultural Health Society celebrated its third annual Diversify Health Week. Students, faculty and community members learned about public health issues and health disparities on the Mountain and around the world.
Med Abroad Photo Contest Winner
Elizabeth Gill, C’18, won the Office of Medical and Health Programs’ Med Abroad Photo Contest for this image taken during a rural homestay in Vietnam. Elizabeth spent an incredible semester learning in Washington, D.C.; Vietnam; South Africa; and Argentina. Read about Elizabeth’s experience with the IHP: Health and Community: Globalization, Culture and Care program.
Studying Abroad at the University College of Dublin
Jackie Spangenberg, C’18, always dreamed of studying abroad. Her goal was to meet new friends and travel to as many places as possible. She attended the University College of Dublin in Ireland during the fall semester and spent her weekends immersing herself in the Irish culture and visiting six other countries. While her experiences left her exhausted, she loved every minute!
Internship with Dr. Scott Elledge
Alec Chennault, C’19, describes his ACE Medical Internship with Dr. Scott Elledge at ENT Associates of Alabama. ACE Medical Internship applications are due February 15th.
TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center Internship
“Having the chance to spend a summer at StoneCrest is one of the Sewanee experiences for which I am most grateful and one of the greatest driving forces in my decision to pursue health care as a lifelong profession.” Kurt Delay, C’19, spent the summer working closely with Sewanee alumnus and CEO of TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center Lou Caputo, C’97. Learn about Kurt’s unique experience at the intersection of business and medicine.
Bonnie Wakefield's veterinary internships restored her passion for veterinary medicine. Bonnie, C'19, describes her internships and the Career Exploration Internship Fund that supported her work.
Programs of Study
Camp Autism Smiles
April 20, 2018
SMHS members spent the weekend volunteering at Camp Autism Smiles, a weekend camp for children with autism spectrum disorder and their families.