Down To Work May 31st 2012 May 31, 2012 (Jiajian) To screen the 150 patients that had shown up for the Blindness Prevention Clinic, we set up in the hospital courtyard in front of the hospital. Waiting room chairs had been aligned, and a group of nurses coordinated and queued the patients. Each patient was given a number and were called up in sequence.
Our team split up into physicians, interpreter and a Chinese resident ... read more
Asia » China » Sichuan For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more
Ophthalmologist joining a medical team providing clinical care and academic exchange programs in West China, Swaziland and Peru. Sponsored by the Dean McGee Eye Institute (DMEI) these trips support the existing eye care infrastructure in the countries we visit with additional clinical care, educational exchanges and research. The program is an integrated component of the DMEI Global Eye Care Program (http://gec1.org) with outreach into West China, Swaziland and Peru as well as local program to underserved populations in Oklahoma.... full info