Students study in Ethiopia and summit Kilimanjaro

Kilimanjaro summitUM pharmacy students Keith Ginoff and Manraj Bains summited Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanazania on June 14, 2016, at the end of a five-week stay in Africa, which included a three-week Interprofessional Global Health Education experience in Ethiopia. The group of faculty and students from the College of Health Professions and Biomedical Sciences journeyed to Gondar, Ethiopia, to further UM’s collaboration with the University of Gondar. Dr. Jenn Bell of the School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science led the interprofessional group during their three-week stay. Other faculty participants included Dr. Donna Beall, professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice, and Dr. Darin Bell of the Family Medicine Residency Program, along with Jacqueline Brown from the Department of Psychology in the College of Humanities and Sciences. The faculty members were joined by three Doctor of Physical Therapy students, three students from the Doctor of Pharmacy Program and a Family Medicine Resident. The two pharmacy students pictured  were accompanied on the Kilimanjaro trek by Associate Dean of the Skaggs School of Pharmacy, Howard Beall.