SET 2014-15

Students awarded Student Elective Term scholarships for 2014-15
Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship (MHF) encourages persons studying for healthcare professions to learn and serve in cross-cultural mission/service settings in developing countries.  To further this goal, MHF provides educational grants for a Student Elective Term (SET) in an overseas developing country.  Following are the Student Elective Term participants for the 2014-15 academic year.

Brianna Moyer

Brianna Moyer

Penn State College of Medicine

Brianna Moyer, MD, was a student at Penn State College of Medicine in Hershey, Pennsylvania. She spent her Student Elective Term in Choma, Zambia working in the Macha Hospital during the month of February 2015.

Read Brianna’s SET report which originally appeared in the May 2015 issue of Mennonite Health Journal.

 

Elizabeth Nafziger

Elizabeth Nafziger

Indiana University School of Medicine

Elizabeth Nafziger, MD, is originally from Goshen, Indiana. She graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine in May of 2015 and is currently living in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where she is in a four-year residency program at the University of Michigan to be a neurologist. She carried out her Student Elective Term in several settings under the ENLACE Global Health Elective in El Salvador in the spring of 2015.

Read Elizabeth’s SET report which first appeared in the November 2015 issue of Mennonite Health Journal.

Benjamin Ruth

Benjamin Ruth

Penn State College of Medicine

Benjamin Ruth, MD, is originally from Harleysville, Pennsylvania. He did his medical studies at Penn State College of Medicine, in Hershey  Pennsylvania.  Accompanied by his wife, Laura, along with their infant son, Nolan, he served his Student Elective Term during the month of February 2015 at Clínica Esperanza in Roatán, Honduras.

Read Ben’s SET report which first appeared in the May 2015 issue of Mennonite Health Journal.