Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Global Health

Student Perspectives

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine students that have completed global health rotations come back with some amazing stories, videos and photos. Here are just a few.

Student Blogs

Interviews with Feinberg students and Fogarty Fellows

Chris Feng, a 4th year medical student at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, shares his experiences on a clinical rotation in Guatemala:

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Dr. Maxwell Akanbi, a doctor from Nigeria, talks about medicine and health in Nigeria:


Jefferson Jones, a 4th year medical student at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, discusses his one year rotation at the Center for Disease Control in Atlanta, Georgia:


Sara Patrawala, a 4th year medical student at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, discusses her one year rotation at the Charite in Berlin, Germany:


Cristiana Hentea, currently an M4 at FSM, discusses her 6 week rotation in Uganda as an M1:

We are always looking for creative ways to tell a story.  If you are an NU FSM student who would like to contribute your photos or stories to this page, please email the Center for Global Health's Communications Manager, Adela Mizrachi, at a-mizrachi@northwestern.edu.