Jeff HEALTH (Helping East Africa Link to Health)

Membership Eligibility: All Jefferson Students

Membership Dues or Fees: None

Jeff HEALTH is a student-run organization that aims to help Eastern Africa, specifically Rwanda, link to improved health resources one village at a time. We strive to build a university-wide community of health professional students and faculty interested in working to improve health conditions in African communities. Opportunities include visiting Rwanda for a summer public health internship, helping to host Rwandan Medical Students as part of an exchange, or visiting Rwanda during MS4 for a clinical rotation.


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President: Savannah Coe, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Treasurer: Elizabeth Kuhn, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Upper Year Advisor: Amanda Nemecz, SIdney Kimmel Medical College

Outreach Chair: Rebecca Margolis, Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Student Organization Advisor:
Ellen Plumb, MD
, Global Health Advisor and Family Medicine Faculty at Christiana Care Center for Urban Health; Department of Family Medicine
1015 Walnut St., Suite 401, Philadelphia, PA 19107 | 215-955-7190