Thanks, Ihab!

Coming from McGill University, Ihab joined us for several weeks in September and October. When he wasn’t learning & assisting in the hospital he was interested in learning about Mamprusi culture. He attended the Fire Festival as well… Read More

Thanks, Maria!

Maria was our first volunteer to join us from Finland. While the heat & sun may have been a bit of a shock at first, she adjusted well and was a great help at the hospital. We wish… Read More

Thanks, Drs Waite, Morehouse and Lickus

Dr. Waite and Dr. Sheila Morehouse returned this month and brought along resident Dr.Jonathan Lickus with them. As always, his team was a huge help at the hospital. This trip was marked by a few memorable cultural events…. Read More

Thanks again, Dr. Taylor!

Dr. Junior Taylor came back this year through Samaritan’s Purse to help in the area of plastic surgery. Dr. Taylor works as an ER physician in the US but has also trained as a plastic surgeon in the… Read More

Thanks, Anita!

Anita Zborkava joined us from a medical school in the Czech Republic. She is our fifth student from that part of the world and came on the recommendation of her friend and colleague Eva who joined us last… Read More

Thanks, Jon!

Fourth year medical student Jon Laird from UNC-Chapel Hill joined us for two months. Jon took advantage of the SBC IMB Student Department‘s “Medical Receptorship” program to come work with us. Dr. Haun participated in this same program… Read More

Thanks, Elizabeth!

Elizabeth Lloyd-Davies is a Physician’s Assistant student from UT South Western Medical Center that joined us for the month of August. We enjoyed having her work with us and thank her new groom for being willing to let… Read More

Thanks, Dr. Grossman & Christine!

Dr. Richard Grossman is a retired obstetrician from Durango, Colorado who isn’t content to sit around or play golf in his retirement. Always active and on the go, he came to BMC’s Public Health Department to facilitate a… Read More