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Julius Daniels Julius Daniels (1 Posts)

Contributing Writer

University of California, Riverside, School of Medicine


I am first year medical student at the University of California, Riverside, School of Medicine. My wife and I started a free dental and medical clinic - Well-One Health, for the uninsured in Perris, CA. I am eager to use my new medical knowledge and past computer programming expertise to solve complex medical problems within underserved areas.




Mentor-Mentee Relationships in Medicine

The best mentor-mentee relationships I am a part of have allowed me to make mistakes while encouraging me and giving me targeted ways of doing better the next time around. They have also consisted of developing realistic goals and expectations. But, above all, they have taken what I bring to the table and helped elevate what is already there, not change it.

Reproductive Rights Reflection

She doesn’t know that, just on the other side of the door, there is a beautiful room filled with the smell of eucalyptus, sounds of water trickling and dimmed lighting dedicated to putting her mind at rest. That next to that is a room full of grateful and relieved women looking forward to the rest of their lives.

Physicians as Leaders: The Need for a Novel Curriculum Addressing Health Care Reform

Nationally, our current medical education model fails to address the fundamental tenets of the U.S. health care system, health care policy, and business management. Despite the recent major shift in health care policy, medical schools have proved universally inept at equipping future doctors with the knowledge and tools they need to influence policy in their professional field and to thrive in their careers.

Jericha Viduya Jericha Viduya (1 Posts)

Contributing Writer

UC Riverside School of Medicine


Jericha Viduya is a second-year medical student at UC Riverside School of Medicine. She served as a clinic manager at the student-run free clinic and is conducting research at the local jail on inmate medical resource consumption.