Day 1 and 2: SVH’s Recent Medical Campaign

Medical students from Wayne State University hit the ground running last week as they arrived in Ollantaytambo to participate in a medical campaign with SVH/Ayni Wasi. Arriving with boundless energy, the students immediately helped us set up a three-day medical campaign – transforming the Salon Communal in Ollantaytambo into a clinic and pharmacy for the…

Brush, Wait, Spit

So far in Ollantaytambo, I have done some pretty rewarding things; however not many have been quite as rewarding as the recent dental campaign that I participated in.  During the week-long campaign, my brother, my friend and I woke up every day bright and early (unfortunately at 6:45 AM) and walked over to a nearby school.  All of the…