“MDJunior” is a student run Non-Profit Leadership Society in Atlanta, GA, with a Mission of ‘Inspiring Selfless Service through Mentorship’. The organization focuses on local and global initiatives – bringing together passionate health care professionals including physicians, nurses, administrators, along with middle & high school students, to build a mentoring relationship – all with a special focus on underserved communities.
MDJunior follows a model called the “3 Pillars of Success”:
Knowledge, Skills, and Attitude: these are the core values upon which MDJunior:
I. Knowledge –To build a structured and trusting Mentor – Mentee Relationship and to ensure competence through regular Healthcare Education.
Regular group meetings covering Academic essentials of healthcare such as First Aid, CPR, Systems of Medicine, Immunology.
II. Skills –To Empower Leadership and technical skills, through Hands on Learning Programs.
Organized visits to Hospitals , Medical facilities to gain hands on experience.
Mock-up Practice Sessions and Job Shadows.
III. Attitude –To Inspire a spirit of Selfless Service i.e. Service before Self !!!
Volunteering at health related community centers, Teen Shelters, Assisted Living Communities.
Volunteering with Missions, Disaster Services, etc.