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Touching Hands in Haiti

Find all the latest updates from the Touching Hands volunteers as they travel to Haiti.
July 29, 2014
Kate Corrigan, an occupational therapist volunteering in Haiti, tells the story of how the Touching Hands Project provided assistance to one of her patients.
Volunteer Note
July 18, 2014
With the support of the ASSH members and the AFSH, the trip to Haiti was a resounding success.
July 13, 2014
The final day of the Touching Hands Project (THP) mission took the team two and a half hours out of Port au Prince into the central plateau of Haiti. Our destination was the Hopital Universitaire de Mirebalais (HUM), a state of the art medical facility that was designed and built by Partners in Health and their Haitian counterpart, Zanmi Lasante.
July 12, 2014
Something magical happens when a group of relative strangers gather for a selfless act in a community with great need and few resources.
July 10, 2014
Day four of the Touching Hands Project (THP) mission was a busy and a multifaceted one, including surgery, screening, and an educational conference for local orthopedic residents and fellows. 
July 09, 2014
Day three of the Touching Hands Project (THP) mission was our first day in the OR.
July 08, 2014
Day two of the Touching Hands Project (THP) mission was slated for patient screening and OR setup. A total of 34 patients were screened, resulting in 9 surgical cases, 5 injections, 5 therapy treatments, and 2 orthotic fabrications.
July 07, 2014
The 2014 ASSH Touching Hands Project team met at the Miami International Airport on Sunday, July 6th to depart for Port au Prince, Haiti.
July 03, 2014
ASSH will be keeping members updated on their activities through our Facebook page, as well as through blog posts on our website.
June 27, 2014
Dr. Kozin and his team are getting ready for their trip to Haiti next month.
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