Final Week of Remote Area Medical Operations

Hello all! This summer has went by so fast and has been a whirlwind of knowledge and new experiences. I have received so much knowledge throughout the past couple of months about the medical field, as well as the need for medical care across the country. My time in Texas was nothing short of amazing. We served so many people at each of our clinics, with a total patient count of about 3,ooo.  Our primary services at each of our clinics, Brownsville, San Juan, Mission, and Laredo, were vision and dental, while the National Guard covered medical services.

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Week 6 of RAM Operations

Hello all! It has been a busy couple of weeks. The last clinic of the summer is coming up and we are all very excited as we prepare for our journey to Brownsville; Laredo; San Juan; and Mission,  Texas.

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Week 4 of Remote Area Medical Operations

Hello everyone! Week two at RAM has gone even better than the first week. As I am typing, I am at my third clinic of the summer, running straight of the back of our second clinic last weekend. It has been a very busy few weeks since I have last posted. Since then, I’ve prepared materials for our volunteer recruitment team, went white water rafting, learned how to work and set up our vision lab, vetted volunteer physicians licenses, helped salute our WWII veterans, and was introduced to the most adorable cupcake shop in Richmond.

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Week 1 of Remote Area Medical Clinical Operations

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