Our Idols


2017

Rebecca Scotland

Winner

Designation: Physician's Assistant

Rebecca is a Physician’s Assistant Instructor at the Tubman National Institute of Medical Arts. Outside of work she teaches health at her church. Mrs. Scotland takes health very seriously and has committed her life to her work. She knows the future of Liberia’s health system rests in the hands of the practitioners she is training. In a country where students are known to bribe instructors for good...

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2016

Bockarie Sakilla

Winner

Designation: Pharmacist

Bockarie Sakilla has worked as a medical professional for a long time and currently works as a pharmacist in a government hospital in Tubmanburg, Bomi county. While he helps people with their medications every day, he has gone even further and voluntarily paid for the education of students who couldn’t afford it otherwise. He visits communities without clinics and oversees the establishment of small medical shops with...

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2015

Jugbeh Tarpleh Kekula

Winner

Designation: Registered Nurse

Jugbeh is a dedicated registered nurse who works in the emergency room at the Liberia Government Hospital in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County. She also volunteers to provide birth control and family planning information at a market in Buchanan. “I became a nurse because I love the nursing profession,” she said. “I love serving humanity, I love helping to save lives one way or the other. I just...

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