Dr. Furtak returns for a short but valuable visit to BMC.
We are so grateful to our friends and faithful volunteers Drs. Shumpert, Fowler, Coppola and Robinson for returning to BMC during the pandemic to serve. It was also wonderful to have accompanied by Mr. Tommy Harrison.
We are sad to see Dr. Furtak go but know that she deserves and needs some repose after working so hard as a long-term volunteer at BMC.
We are so grateful for our partnership with West Virginia University that allows a team of talented physicians and students to come every year. This year they came and left just before the COVID-19 pandemic cancelled flights and locked the country down.
This month friend-of-BMC Dr. Lisa Mohrman came and worked as our general surgeon so that Dr. Nastia could return to Ukraine to visit her family. Volunteers like Dr. Mohrman are an immense amount of help to our understaffed… Read More
A big thanks to medical student David Maynard from University of Tennessee Memphis for joining is this past month at BMC. David assisted our doctors on rounds and in procedures. His good attitude and willingness to serve was… Read More
Resident physician Dr. Gilsdorf joined us from the UT Medical College in Knoxville for three weeks in April. He found out about our volunteer opportunities through his attending Dr. Ken Bielak who has visited BMC several times in the past.
Resident Dr. Sliz of JPS in Fort Worth, Texas joined us in April for a surgery rotation alongside of our surgeons Drs. Haun and Furtak.