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Student Organizations

Global Medicine Society - Student Physicians for Human Rights

The Global Medicine Society is a student-run organization that strives to address global health issues through education, advocacy, and outreach. Our organization works to raise awareness about health disparities and empower students to take action. Examples of events held by this group are guest speakers, cultural exchanges, French and Spanish conversation hours, current event discussions, volunteering, and lunch at international restaurants. 

Physicians for Human Rights mobilizes health professionals to advance health, dignity, and justice and promotes the right to health for all. Harnessing the specialized skills, rigor, and passion of doctors, nurses, public health specialists, and scientists, PHR investigates human rights abuses and works to stop them.   


Our PHR student chapter strives to advance students' understanding and lifelong investment in human rights activism. We aim to cultivate the unique contribution of science and medicine to the field of human rights, learning to act as advocates for health and human rights locally, nationally and globally.