Delta Flight 2481 (32000 feet in the air) On the flight - on time - to Atlanta's busy airport to catch the evening flight to Johannesburg. Delta runs the only non-stop flight to South Africa, so its a good connection, but a long haul - usually around 16 hours. Its a full flight...fortunately got an aisle seat. Starting to get reports that activities for the cataract surgery program are starting to warm up - patient selection, pre-op work ups, OR set up, instrument prep, lens inventories...all happening now! Here are some photos from today's activities in Swaziland!
Ophthalmologist joining a medical team providing clinical care and academic exchange programs in Asia, Africa and Latin America to support development of blindness prevention programs including clinical care, educational exchanges and research activities - coordinated through a team of amazing eye care professionals in government, academic, private practice and international non-governmental organization (INGOs) settings across the globe. All in the pursuit of eliminating avoidable blindness and vision loss. ... full info