Frequently Asked Questions
How Does Medlife Support Sustainable Care?
MEDLIFE is different from other organizations because our brigades are not one-time visits to communities that are then left abandoned. We support our communities by providing local healthcare providers, long-term partnering, and follow-up care within our mobile clinics.
What Are MedPoints?
Get points for attending meetings, volunteering/fundraising/membership events
Track Your MedPoints HERE
To be considered an active member you must attend at least:
1 volunteering event
1 membership event
1 fundraising event
What Is MEDIFE?
We are a recognized chapter of the MEDLIFE Movement.
MEDLIFE Acronym: Medicine, Education and Development for Low Income Families Everywhere.
MEDLIFE aims to empower those in their fight for accessible healthcare, education, and a safe home in various remote, low-income communities in South America & Africa, as well as in our local Columbus area.
How Can I Join MEDLIFE?
Visit Our How To Join Page
Attend Our Meetings
Join Our GroupMe
Join Our Email List
Follow Us On Our Socials
Become An Active Member
How Can I Join The Executive Board?
We always look for dedicated members to join our executive board. You must be an active member to join our executive board. We use a system called "medpoints" to track our members activity within our organization. Once you are an active member, keep an eye out for the executive board applications and interviews.
Where Do I Pay My Dues?
Each semester pay $10 to our Finance Coordinator via Venmo, Cash, or Check.
Do I Have To Be Pre-Med?
Not at all! Our members have diverse career goals. We support these goals by hosting frequent speakers from all different healthcare realms. No matter your career path, MEDLIFE Is a great place to meet other students, learn about ranging aspects of healthcare, volunteer, and gain mentors.