MUSM COVID-19 team supporting people in Savannah, Macon & Columbus

A group of medical students from the Mercer University School of Medicine (MUSM) in Savannah have formed a ‘COVID-19 Student Response Team’ to help people who live in Savannah, Macon, and Columbus during the COVID-19 pandemic. Their efforts include… 

Coordinating efforts with the GA Department of Public Health

Grocery Delivery Services for Immunocompromised People

Hosting and performing screenings for local American Red Cross blood drives

PPE donation drive for health care workers

Childcare services for health care workers

The MUSM COVID-19 Student Response Team leads include Kunal Patel, Marissa D’Souza, Catherine Waldron, and Payton Prins. 

Contact the team at or 678.517.0090 with questions or if you are a medical student in Georgia who is interested in supporting the group as a volunteer or if you are a community member/health care worker who needs support.

MUSM COVID-19 Student Response Team website