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Out of Bad Comes Good by Dr. Pierre Ogedad

Five months after the January 12 earthquake, I started my residency in orthopaedics at the Hopital Universitaire Justinien (HUJ) in Cap-Haïten. Supplies left by various medical teams after the destruction were available to treat current patients but we had trouble locking them into place. All too often, a trauma patient would make a seven-hour journey […]

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Reporting from Haiti

SIGN Founder & President, Dr. Lewis Zirkle, and SIGN CEO, Jeanne Dillner, are currently in Cap-Haitien, Haiti visiting Hopital Universitaire Justinien. This is SIGN’s sixth trip to the country. SIGN is traveling with Dr. Lucien Armand, the Program Director for Project HOPE in Haiti. He has asked Dr Zirkle to consult on cases for repairing […]

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