Tuesday, March 25, 2008

More photos of Project HOPE Volunteers in Liberia

Project HOPE volunteer, Joy Williams, a radiology nurse from Massachusetts General Hospital helps and trains in the emergency room of the JFK Hospital in Liberia.

Julia Chevan is a Project HOPE volunteer from Florence, Massachusetts where she is a physical therapist and a college level instructor and professor at Springfield College in Springfield. Here she works with a baby with club feet at the JFK Hospital in Liberia. During this mission, she is working side-by-side with the only two physical therapists at JFK in the rehabilitation center. Chevan is assisting with patients and providing hands on training to the physical therapy team.

Project HOPE volunteer, Valdez Bravo is a biomedical equipment technician from Portland, Oregon. He currently works as a medical equipment repairman at the VA Center. In Liberia, he is volunteering his time to assess what equipment is needed at JFK and Redemption Hospitals, as well as fix equipment that he can, and train others on repairs.

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