Written by Megan Scheminske, MIKE Program Mentor
In early November of this year, I had the pleasure of accompanying a group of MIKE Program youth on a unique fieldtrip to a dialysis center in NE Portland. Having never visited a dialysis center before; I shared the youths’ curiosity (and even a bit of their apprehension) as we set Read More »
Attention OHSU Students!
Do you want to mentor under-served teens on good health and lifestyle habits?
If mentoring isn’t your thing, would you like to be involved on the advisory committee overseeing curriculum and activities?
Better yet, do you want to fulfill your Community Service Learning Initiative (Med14 only) for this Read More »
...and we forgot to take pictures! Boo!
But the kids were fantastic—funny, interested, polite and eager to participate. It’s going to be a great mentor season!
We had our first mentor training last weekend for fall mentors, and are thrilled with the wonderful folks who have joined us as new mentors this season. Their experiences and interest vary from medicine to public health, optometry to counseling at-risk youth. We cannot thank them enough for their commitment of time and energy to help Read More »
Learn about MIKE Program’s mission, history and upcoming volunteer opportunities, including how to become a health mentor for youth in your community. Snacks provided!
Location: MIKE Program Office
Tuesday, August 31, 12:45pm