Mission Blogs

HAITI: DAY FOUR

October 12, 2017 - Thursday was a wonderful opportunity to continue to come together as a cohesive team.  The team went above and beyond in caring for these wonderful patients. Dr Smith and I performed a limited...

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HONDURAS: DAY SIX

October 12, 2017 - El Fin de Semana. Today was our final day at La Providencia.  Per routine, we began our morning rounding on patients who stayed overnight from yesterday’s operating schedule. The young child...

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HAITI: DAY THREE

October 11, 2017 - A day of accomplishment! And a day of surprise. Dr. Smith and I did a very challenging Latissimus transfer to help a child regain shoulder function.  This was a true team approach. 

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HONDURAS: DAY FIVE

October 11, 2017 - Today was our final day of operating here at La Providencia.  We began our morning by rounding on patients who stayed overnight from yesterday’s operating schedule. One of our patients...

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HONDURAS: DAY FOUR

October 10, 2017 - We have traveled to Honduras with a wonderful and skilled nursing team.  The team consists of three nurses from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (Michele Friday, Lori Merk and Pam Sarcinello)...

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