2011 Mission

At the latest mission trip on Apr 2011, thanks to the participation  of 7 plastic surgeons, one cardiologist, one pulmonologist, one family practitioner ,two registered nurses and  4 volunteers,  76 patients with multiple surgical complex problems successfully operated on and more than 500 patients treated medically (including 50 heart catherizations).In affiliation with Hue Central Hospital and Hue College of Medicine and Pharmacy  a full day seminar about plastic reconstructive surgery has been given to 40 local surgeons, and a haft day seminar  about chest medicine and cardiology to 50 local physicians and a haft day class to 120 nurses about nursing care.

2011 Team from California and New York at the first meetting
from left to right:
Sitting: Rose Marinas, RN, Sheri Chessani,RN Ms MaryAnn, Mrs Lan Anh
2nd standing Row: Dennis Nguyen,MS and  Dr J Chun
Last standing row: Drs T Sum, C Khanna, N Doan, D Maman, L Keagan, P Torina, T Ngac and Mr T Anh.

Dr T Sum  received a heartfelt and sincere
appreciation from the parents of the patient.


Dr J Chun examed a BPI patient.

Nurse Sheri Chessani instructed the local nurses
how to take care patient preoperatively.


Nurses Rose Marinas and Sheri Chessani
assisted to start IV to a patient in the waiting area.

Dr L Keagan at 2011 Hue breast conference


Nurses Sheri and Rose at Thien Sanh clinic

Dr Khanna at Thien Sanh Clinic


Dr T Ngac at Thien Sanh Clinic

Nurse Rose and Sheri at Minh Trai Kindergarten