2009 Nanjing, China

Mar 16, 2009

Arrival

Nanjing, China

We have arrived in Nanjing and all is well.  There are some computer glitches to be ironed out and photos will follow tomorrow.  The team meets for dinner tonight at 7:00 to discuss the plans f... Read More »

Mar 17, 2009

As We are Made Welcome; the Mission Truly Begins

Nanjing, China

The Nanjing Team was warmly welcomed by the hospital administration and staff members of the Second Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing University Tuesday morning. It is an honor for all of the team members to ... Read More »

Mar 18, 2009

First Day of Surgery

Nanjing, China

With great joy we got down to work on Wednesday, March 18. Four cases were completed. The Chinese and Rotaplast doctors and nurses are working very well together and enjoying the experience of caring for t... Read More »

Mar 20, 2009

Siyang Welcomes Rotaplast

Nanjing, China

We enjoyed blue skies over the city, as the team went to work in Siyang March 20, 2009. We arrived here late Thursday night. A five hour bus ride following a full day in the hospital completing seven surge... Read More »

Mar 24, 2009

Great Success in Siyang, China

Nanjing, China

The Rotaplast team has had numerous great successful procedures in six busy days in Siyang, China. Along with our hosts from the Siyang County Hospital, we have repaired lips and palates, and brought happi... Read More »

View All
Latest From Around The World
Mar 5, 2017

Days Eleven and Twelve: P...

Guatemala City, Guatemala

As is customary on the last day of the mission, today the doctors conducted the final post-operation examinations. All of the patients that returned to be evaluated were doing remarkably well. It was parti... Read More »

Mar 1, 2017

Day Ten: Seventh Day of S...

Guatemala City, Guatemala

This morning when we arrived to the hospital, we found the lobby of the operating room decorated with red balloons. On the wall, a banner and heart-shaped poster conveyed a warm message of gratitude from t... Read More »