A few people have been asking what the time frames are for each portion of the trip so below is my itinerary for the next four months: April 23-May 1: A time of rest, refocusing and visiting with my sister and her family May 2: Arrive in Guinea and join the crew, my first day... Continue Reading →


I am thrilled to say that the e-mail came through today saying that I can extend my stay until August 31! This means I'll be in Pointe Noire, Congo for a month and get to experience the screenings for potential patients. Here's a Video of Guinea screenings to show you a bit of what it... Continue Reading →

Some Thoughts Before I Go

Its crazy to think I'll be leaving in less than two weeks! Bags are getting packed, goodbyes are being said, priorities are shifting and the countdown has begun.People have been asking me if I'm getting excited and of course the answer is yes! I'm excited for the people I will meet, the stories I'll hear, the comical... Continue Reading →

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