NYU in Haiti

January 24, 2010

s_203In response to the devastating earthquake in Haiti, physicians, nurses, and staff at NYU Langone Medical Center came together to form the Haitian Effort and Relief Team (NYULMC HEART). On Friday, January 22, 2010, the first group of HEART volunteers arrived in Haiti to provide surgical services and support at General Hospital in Port-au-Prince.   Fritz Francois, MD, Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs and Diversity at NYU, is sharing his group’s experience in a compelling blog that puts this tragedy into  real perspective.

Read the NYULMC HEART Blog.

If you are interested in donating to a relief fund but are unsure which one, this post from Kevin MD.com is a comprehensive overview of the various charitable organziations.

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