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Topic: Medical/surf trip to Haiti

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By:

J. Wayne Burris

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Medical/surf trip to Haiti

« on: July 25 2007 17:07:00 »

I am an emergency medicine physician looking for a place to take 6 other physicians (all in our 20's-30's) for an int'l medical trip for the month of Sept.  Several of us surf.  Would like to come to Haiti for a medical/surf trip.  

Anyone know of specific needs near surf spots or contacts for someone who might know?  How feasible would this be?

Unfortunately, I am under a time crunch (2 days --by this Friday July 27) to chose a destination and come up with a general plan.

Thanks, J. Wayne



By:

Brian Addie

RE: Medical/surf trip to Haiti

« Reply #1 on: July 21 2009 12:07:00 »

Hi J.
How did you make out with this?  I am an surfing ERP as well--and was just asked to go on a medical mission trip to Haiti.  Can you give me any useful info?
Thanks,
Brian Addie

By:

STEPH FORSTER

RE: Medical/surf trip to Haiti

« Reply #2 on: June 25 2011 22:06:00 »

I CAN HOOK YOU UP! I RUN AN NGO AND WE HAVE PROJECTS RIGHT NEAR A SURF SPOT OUTSIDE JACMEL! EMAIL ME SOON I AM HEADING INTO HAITI AGAIN MONDAY! I AM ALSO A SURFER SO I FEEL YA AND YOU WILL LOVE JACMEL!

By:

Shannon Enete

RE: Medical/surf trip to Haiti

« Reply #3 on: December 18 2011 22:12:00 »

I am also eager to see how your surf experience was.  I was there as a medical volunteer shortly after the earthquake.  I was so moved by my experience that I wrote the biography of two Haitian Brothers that I met.  It's called, "Teeth Not Tears: Smiles Through the Rubble."  But I'm writing to see if anyone here is interested in Surfing 4 Haiti??  It is a movement that I am kicking off with a surfing contest in San Diego!  It will raise money for schools and scholarship funds with the initiative of "Teach a person to fish..."  Let me know if you are interested or would like to help!



By:

Ryan

RE: Medical/surf trip to Haiti

« Reply #4 on: February 07 2012 18:02:00 »

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