“As students of medicine and later as physicians, we have a responsibility that goes beyond the hospital”, Lotte, one of the board members of GIDS, explains. In the past year, the student organisation has initiated numerous campaigns in the city of Rotterdam that range from aiding Ukrainian refugees with their resumes to CPR lessons in community centers.

Chayenne, Lotte, Elzahra, and Fien aim to re-think the role medical students should have in society. Get to know more about their campaigns and how they envision a socially-focused medicine in the following video.