Josh Wood, IVUmed’s Executive Director, on Nepal

Josh Wood, IVUmed’s Executive Director, on Nepal

Our deepest condolences go out to our friends and colleagues in Nepal, India, Bangladesh and others affected by Saturday’s earthquake. IVUmed has worked with doctors and nurses in Nepal and in nearby countries for many years, building surgical capacity to help in...
Dr. Eric Richter Shares Ugandan IVUmed Experience

Dr. Eric Richter Shares Ugandan IVUmed Experience

Dr. Richter writes:  “I recently traveled to Uganda for a two week urology camp at three hospitals in the Mbale region. The focus was on general urology where nearly 40 surgeries were performed, among them TURPs, TURBTs, urethroplasties, and VVF repairs. This...
Dr. Andrew Leone Travels to Vietnam With IVUmed

Dr. Andrew Leone Travels to Vietnam With IVUmed

In March 2015 Andrew Leone, MD participated in IVUmed’s Resident Scholar Program, traveling to Hue, Vietnam. Dr. Leone was accompanied by a mentor, Lance Hampton, MD, an associate professor and the Director of Robotic Urology at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)....
IVUmed Ghana 2015 – Moments – by Michael Felber

IVUmed Ghana 2015 – Moments – by Michael Felber

(This was written by dedicated nurse volunteer Michael Felber, in Ghana where he is participating in an IVUmed medical trip.) Moments March 24, 2015 You get moments that remind you where you are. This morning was when I walked downstairs to breakfast and felt the warm...