2014 Global Penicillingirl Project Mission Guatemala
Our team consisted of pharmacists, pharmacy students, medical providers, dental providers, an optometry provider, and translators. The Guatemalan population where we worked spoke a Mayan dialect, called K'iche. Our partner for the medical mission was Vivamos Mejor (4th year), a local ...
On the fourth morning of our health care mission, as the team assembled for breakfast, we thought back to last night when a plaque was presented to our group honoring the connection and interaction with Vivamos Mejor. In the presentation speech, Dr Carlos Flores from Vivamos Mejor, stressed that many ...
"Me disculpe! Espera alli por favor!"
The entrance at the Optometrist's office was crowded with forlorn
faces, waiting to be examined. The prospective patients were jockeying
for position but I kept asking them to wait in a straight line along
the wall. I was trying to create order since entering and leaving the
room was ...
Experiencia vivida Guatemala 2014:
Quisiera empezar diciéndoles que todo en esta vida pasa por algún motivo....Dios sabe como guiarnos. Una noche estaba tranquila teniendo todos mis planes bien definidos cuando de pronto mis planes cambiaron de la noche a la mañana, se me dio la oportunidad de poder unirme a este grupo ...
The 2014 Mission is underway
Day One-Everyone arrived safely in Guatemala on Sunday November 16. The following day, they made their way to the site of the mission.
Day 1 Guatemala
Pharmacy Team’s Perspective: PharmD Candidates
We arrived in Guatemala not knowing what to expect. There are 15 of us in total, made ...