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Mission Detail
Place:   Santiago, Dominican Republic
Date:   08/13/2011
Team Members:   16
Operations:   18
Mission Log

A highly successful trip

Sunday November 11, 2012 12:00:00 AM
 A 13-member team of doctors, nurses and technicians returned from a medical mission to Santiago, Dominican Republic.  The team was in the Santiago from July 21 - August 4, 2007. The team included:
  • Humberto Rodriguez, Cardiac Surgeon, Monterrey, Mexico
  • Jenifer Glatz, Cardiologist, Philadelphia, PA
  • Jennifer Liedel, Intensivist, Chicago, IL
  • Barry Markovitz, Intensivist, Los Angeles, CA
  • Neethi Pinto, PICU Fellow, Chicago, IL
  • Kevin McLean, PICU Nurse, San Diego, CA
  • Ann Gerbracht, PICU Nurse, San Diego, CA
  • Brigida Martinez, PICU Nurse, San Diego, CA
  • Terry Harmon, PICU Nurse/APN, Newark, NJ
  • Rafael Torres, Respiratory Therapist, Wausau, WI
  • Darryl Joseph, Perfusionist, Ottawa, Canada
  • Josh Rubin, Medical Student, Nashville, TN
  • Ashley Long, Medical Student, Memphis, TN

The team operated at the Children's Hospital of Santiago and 17 children received operations. All children were doing great after their surgeries.  Over $85,000 of medical supplies were shipped to the hospital before the team arrived.

This was our 4th medical mission to Santiago and we have now operated on 74 children.