The Global and Underserved Medicine (GUM) club provides students an opportunity to reach out to both local and international communities through volunteering and education. Education meetings and conferences serve as platforms for students to inspire others and take forward beyond their time at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and into their careers, producing a more empathetic and well-rounded future physician.

GUM club offers the following services:
– Medical Spanish lessons
– Guest speakers on topics regarding all aspects of underserved medicine
– Community service
– Fundraising
– Medical mission trip placements (previously to Columbia and India)

President: Mike Penna
Vice President: Nora Ibrahim
Treasurer: Meghan Robinson
Secretary: Amna Ali
Trip Coordinator: Avernell Maule
Community Development Chair: Liz Sever
Advisor: Dr. JaNeen Reay


A Student takes a quick break to have some fun while helping to Clean Up the South Greensburg Park with other members of GUM Club. Members spent approximately 3 hours on Saturday April 8, 2017 to clean up the park.

Members work together to remove a tree at the Save the South Greensburg Park Clean Up event.

 

 

More photos of students busy cleaning up the South Greensburg Park