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MGAC GLOBAL CONSORTIUM – Haiti: Lending a Helping Hand

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Details

Date:
November 1, 2011
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Venue

NMC Oleson Center
1701 E. Front S
Traverse City, MI United States
Phone:
(231) 995-1155

Organizer

Northwestern Michigan College
Email:
cnoga@nmc.edu

presented by Phil Schafer, physician’s assistant and paramedic. Schafer travelled to Haiti in March 2010 to assist earthquake victims and again in December 2010 to help fight cholera. He worked side-by-side with international medical volunteers in makeshift but very efficient clinics to assist 400 patients each day. Schaefer will share his experiences and photographs of his work with Haitians and international relief workers. HE has worked as a physician’s assistant in Emergency Medicine, is past president of the Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants, and has lectured on ER-related topics