Surgical Relief Efforts in Haiti

April 7, 2010 Grand Rounds Video: Surgical Relief Efforts in Haiti


When a devastating earthquate shook Haiti in January 2010, medical professionals rushed to help. Two orthopaedic trauma surgeons, UW Medicine's Dr. James C. Krieg from Harborview Medical Center and University of Pennsylvania Medical School's Dr. Samir Mehta, share their experiences as volunteers with governmental and non-governmental relief organizations. Learn how they, and other volunteers, worked to deliver quality care under challenging conditions.