Six year old Jasmin going home a day after surgery.

Nancy Dean, our quartermaster, put up a beautiful Wrap a Smile quilt that had the world map on it. This year’s team had people who were born in different parts of the USA, the Netherlands, Turkey, Egypt, India and Bangladesh.

Rosemarie Ricker (OR Nurse) entertains a smiling Ali before his surgery.

Dr. Wexler explaining a procedure to young doctors and interns from Park View Medical College.

A young patient before surgery.

Dr. Anne DeLaney and Dr. Mamdouh Aboulelhassan

Dr. Barbara Rumberger checking a patient’s hemoglobin during pre-op.

Raha is a 22 year old university student. She is an impressive young woman who speaks English very well and always has a smile on her face. Her older sister says that Raha is the brave one – she has endured so much from a very young age.