2017 Trip Summary

2017 Trip Summary

Below are links to rich summaries of different aspects of the 2017 IWISH mission to Haiti. Each link contains both text and photos.  Don’t miss the “Walking Tour” of LaGonave Hospital! Enjoy!! 2017 Medical Mission summary Orphanage Summary Networking...
Packed Agenda for April 2017 Trip!

Packed Agenda for April 2017 Trip!

Friday April 28: travel and arrival of IWISH team in Port Au Princ Haiti. (Dr Dree Stryker OBGYN; Gail McGee, pediatrics)  Team will be met by Emmanual – our wonderful translator, guide, and operator of an orphanage we will again visit on Monday. Saturday...
In the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew October 2016

In the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew October 2016

By AZAM AHMED OCT. 10, 2016 New York Times JÉRÉMIE, Haiti — Things had been looking up in Jérémie, a coastal city marooned on the tip of Haiti’s southern peninsula. It had recently gotten its first decent road link to the rest of the country, a new highway through the...
Innovating for Haiti

Innovating for Haiti

May 1, 2015 Dr. Stryker of IWISH and Dr. Honore of Haiti have been trying to address the issue of testing for high grade cervical lesions, as cervical cancer is a huge issue in Haiti.  Dr Honore had met with members of the WHO in Washington DC while he was on his...
Update January 2013

Update January 2013

Latest News: The IWISH mission of self-sustainability has been increasingly “testing the waters” of technical training and equipment donation in Haiti, where corruption and theft is the rule rather than the exception.  The three ultrasound machines donated previously...