Healthful Living and Careers in Health

The ICCUSA Foundation is pleased to introduce its newest endeavor with ASLFL, Mentoring in Medicine, Inc., and Pfizer Inc. Through workshops and hands-on training, students acquire valuable tools for healthy living as well as advice on pursuing careers in the health-care industry. This 12-week program is currently being beta-tested at Frederick Douglass Academy in New York City and would be run in both the fall and spring semesters.

Program Objectives

  • Recognize and learn how to prevent ailments that plague socioeconomically disadvantaged communities
  • Introduce students to advanced biological studies
  • Introduce students to the possibility of pursuing a career in science or health care


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~Albert Schweitzer