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UPCOMING TRIPS
Trip schedule for 2017-18 is updated frequently. Please check again for updates.

Dates: October 12-22 2018

Team Leader: Dr. Dick Barter

Mission: Global Health medical education and resident training trip and pediatric and adult outreach mission, with targeted program and professional and community education opportunities in diabetes and nutrition. This trip is co-sponsored by the Memorial University of Newfoundland and Team Broken Earth.

Application: Through Team Broken Earth. As this is a Global Health Education trip, applicants must be interviewed by the trip leader and receive approval from their program. Other applicants apply on-line. Please contact us for additional information.

Dates: November 5 -19 2018

Team Leader: Dr. Molly Secor, RN; Co-leader Dr. Abigail Vetter, RN

Mission: Global health nursing education trip and outreach mission co-sponsored by North Dakota State University for its senior nursing students. The team will work with local doctors and nurses, providing program assistance, education and helping to teach Haitian nursing students.

Application: Through North Dakota State University. As this is a Global Health Education trip, applicants must be interviewed by the trip leader and receive approval from their program. Please contact us for additional information.

Dates: December 2-9 2018

Team Leaders: Dr. Judy Banks

Mission: Mission: Global Health Resident Training/Obstetrics & Gynecology trip. The team will provide support to our Cervical Cancer Screen & Treat Program, offer advanced training for medical professionals in how to treat lesions found during the screening process (LEEP) and hold outreach sessions. This trip is co-sponsored by Morristown Hospital.

Application: On-line. Open to residents in Ob-Gyn, nurses, and other ancillary medical and non-medical persons. As this is a Global Health Education trip, resident applicants must be interviewed by the trip leader and receive approval from their program. Other applicants apply on-line. Please contact us for additional information.

Dates: January 6-12 2019

Team Leaders: Dr. Beth Bromberg; Co-leader Dr. Mitchell Stein

Mission: Ophthalmology and optometry specialty trip with a focus on education and outreach. The team will teach ophthalmology residents in Port au Prince, and then continue its outreach work at Open Door Clinic in Bois de Lance and at other areas around Cap Haitien, providing direct outreach and teaching to both ophthalmologists and optometrists. A bio-medical engineer will provide repairs of previously donated equipment.

Application: On-line.

Dates: January 27-February 3 2019

Team Leader: Dr. Hemant Kairam

Mission: Global Health medical education and resident training trip and pediatric and adult outreach mission, with targeted program support and professional and community education opportunities. This trip is co-sponsored by Goryeb Children's Hospital.

Application: On-line. Open to residents in pediatrics or family practice, nurses, and other ancillary medical and non-medical persons. As this is a Global Health Education trip, resident applicants must be interviewed by the trip leader and receive approval from their program. Other applicants apply on-line. Please contact us for additional information.

Dates: February 3-11, 2019

Team Leader: Ankie Werdekker, RN

Mission: General medical education and pediatric and adult outreach mission, with targeted program support and professional and community education opportunities. Team is based in Canada.

Application: On-line.

Dates: February 10-17, 2019

Team Leader: Dr. Wendy Marx; Co-leader: Lynn Perton, MPH

Mission: General medical education and pediatric and adult outreach mission, with targeted program and professional and community education opportunities. The team will hold outreach clinics along with staff on the ground and provide support to our malnutrition program, Helping Babies Survive and community health workers programs.

Application: On-line.

Dates: June 6-11 2019

Team Leader: Dr. Jill Ratner

Mission: General medical education and pediatric and adult outreach mission, with targeted program and professional and community education opportunities. The team will hold outreach clinics along with staff on the ground and provide support to our malnutrition program, Helping Babies Survive and community health workers programs.

Application: On-line.

Dates: May 12-19 2019

Team Leader: Dr. Alexis Capozzoli; Co-leader Dr. Janet Schairer

Mission: Global Health medical education and resident training trip and pediatric and adult outreach mission, with targeted program and professional and community education opportunities. This trip is co- sponsored by Goryeb Children's Hospital and Jersey Shore Medical Center.

Application: On-line. Open to residents in pediatrics or family practice, nurses, and other ancillary medical and non-medical persons. As this is a Global Health Education trip, resident applicants must be interviewed by the trip leader and receive approval from their program. Other applicants apply on-line. Please contact us for additional information.

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