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Perseverance Despite Opposition: Mary Johnston Hospital in Tando, Philippines

July 17, 2017 Missions, Journal 0 Comments

On the recent Mission to Heal trip to the Philippines in February 2017, Dr. Geelhoed and his team visited the Mary Johnston Hospital in Tando. In his journals, Dr. Geelhoed comments on the perseverance of the hundreds year old hospital…

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Bringing Care to the People, Not the Other Way Around

The Mobile Surgical Unit is an operating suite on wheels that has traversed several different countries and journeyed over mountains, through jungles, and even crossed oceans. But why is the MSU such a big deal? One integral aspect of Mission…

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Honored Status as Ghanaian Royalty Means M2H Can Go Farther Than Ever Before

June 26, 2017 Missions 0 Comments

On this year’s most recent trip to Ghana, Dr. Geelhoed had the honor of being inducted into Ghanaian royalty. He is the very first non-Ghanaian to be so honored, and the formal event has resulted in numerous advantages for Mission…

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Ghana 2017: Reflections from Team Member Alex VanWoerkom

June 14, 2017 Missions, Journal 0 Comments

by Alex VanWoerkom My journey began early in the morning the day after Christmas. As I said goodbye to the comfort and familiarity of Grand Rapids, Michigan, I was filled with excitement: my journey to Essikado, Ghana, was about to…

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Philippines 2017: Reflections from Team Member Belain Eyob

April 20, 2017 Missions, Journal 0 Comments

by Belain Eyob Much time had passed between my early curiosity in the field of surgery and finally arriving in medical school. Whilst growing up in Ethiopia, we were at the epicenter of several global health initiatives, attracting interest from…

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Ghana 2017: Photos from Team Member Susanne Graham-Yooll

While on her most recent trip with Mission to Heal, team member Susanne Graham-Yooll captured many beautiful moments in Ghana. Check out her photos below! [gallery ids="838,840,842,843,844,848,841,845,847"]

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