Day 5: Kingston, Jamaica  2019

Day 5: Kingston, Jamaica 2019

Dr Maxx Gallegos operating in Kingston, Jamaica, 2019. Photo Credit: Maxx Gallegos, MD Understanding that some of our patients had arrived in Kingston from all over Jamaica just to have the possibility of being treated by a specialist helped us forget any fatigue we...
Day 6: West Bank/Palestine 2017

Day 6: West Bank/Palestine 2017

Mother and IVU patient at Hebron Hospital in the West Bank, 2017. Photo Credit: IVUmed Operating in the West Bank brought me back to the fundamentals of care.  It’s the Team and the Patient.  It is urological care and teaching at its zenith. Benjamin J. Davies, MD IVU...
Day 7: Bhopal, India 2006

Day 7: Bhopal, India 2006

Warm touch. Bhopal, India, 2006. Photo Credit: IVUmed Following my experience at a IVU workshop in Bhopal, India, it is my intention to continue to give back by providing quality urologic care to patients in need around the globe. I am deeply grateful to the gracious...
Day 8: Dakar, Senegal 2018

Day 8: Dakar, Senegal 2018

Dr Melanie Aube and Dr Madina Ndoye operating together in Dakar, Senegal, 2018. Photo Credit: Kurt McCammon, MD Connecting and sharing experiences with the local host surgeons and residents was the highlight of my trip. It was eye-opening to see the level of...
Day 9: Lusaka, Zambia 2017

Day 9: Lusaka, Zambia 2017

Meghan Schneck playing around with IVU patients in Lusaka, Zambia, 2017. Photo Credit: Francis Schneck, MD Over the last 8 years, I have had the privilege of participating in IVU workshops all over the world, as a support staff team member. This is where my love for...