Tales from the Field

First-hand accounts from MDJunior youth on some of our endeavors in global public health & service learning, from our Global Medical Mentor Missions to our Global Youth Health Summits
Lifestyle Lever #1: Mental, Social, and Emotional Health

Learn more about Mental, Social, and Emotional health, one of MDJunior's Levers of Lifestyle Health. Understand its disparate impacts on society by analyzing today's trends and patterns.

Lifestyle Health Agenda: A Holistic Vision

MDJunior's Lifestyle Health Agenda is our compass for championing holistic well-being through daily choices and environment in an ever-changing world.

Global Medical Mentor Mission: India

MDJunior's Asia-based team spearheaded the Global Medical Mentor Mission in 2018 and 2019, bringing essential healthcare services to rural, low-income communities in India

Global Youth Health Summit & Hackathon: Hong Kong

In 2020, the Global Youth Health Summit in Hong Kong centered on healthcare innovation, fostering an environment of collaboration and inspiration for global #YouthInHealth

Global Youth Health Summit: Emory University

On September 26th, 2015, MDJunior organized its inaugural #GYHS at Emory University, uniting students, academia, and professionals to inspire and empower #YouthInHealth

Medical Mentor Mission: Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

In 2018 and 2019, US-based doctors and youth joined forces under MDJunior's Global Medical Mentor Mission to deliver vital healthcare services to Puerto Rico

Honduras Personal Reflections: University

Insights shared by a university student who participated in our fourth impactful mission to Honduras with MDJunior

Honduras Personal Reflections: HS Youth

Perspectives from high school students who experienced firsthand the transformative impact of participating in an MDJunior mission

Medical Mentor Mission: South Georgia Farmworkers

MDJunior, in collaboration with Emory University and the Georgia Department of Public Health, provided crucial clinical care to migrant farmworkers in South Georgia

Partnership with the Global Humanitarian Summit

MDJunior's collaboration with the Global Health and Humanitarian Summit at Emory University: a powerful convergence of humanitarians amplifying our shared missions

Home Away From Home: Ronald McDonald Homes

Enhancing community support and impacting the lives of countless families through our partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities

Igniting Change: STEM in Atlanta

In partnership with STEMfest, MDJunior champions the cause of STEM education, focusing keenly on uplifting and empowering Atlanta's underrepresented school districts

Attitude: Bridging the Gap in Biomedicals

Collaborating with Medshare, MDJunior helps combat global health disparities by redistributing vital biomedical equipment and medicines to underserved communities

Attitude: Bridging Accessibility in Maternal Care

Collaborating with local hospitals, MDJunior is addressing maternal health needs in Atlanta and harnessing resources and expertise to augment accessibility

White Paper: Creating a Worm Free Nuevo Paraiso

White Paper written in 2013 by our founder, Shaun, with the founding principles behind the 'non-toxic' approach to global health and sustainable development in Southwest Honduras

Inaugural Honduras Medical Mentor Mission 2012

MDJunior's youth-led medical mission in Honduras: Bridging healthcare gaps, fostering education, and laying the groundwork for sustainable change in partnership with Sociedad Amigos de los Ninos