Day 3: SVH’s Medical Campaign Takes to the Road

Cramming into two combis last Friday, SVH staff, the visiting medical students from Wayne State University, and the Ollantaytambo Municipality’s mobile health clinic combined forces to deliver a free clinic at the posta (clinic) in rural Piscacucho. We spent the morning busily seeing patients of all ages and ailments, with grateful ‘mamis’ bringing freshly cooked maize as…

Sacred Valley Health – A Medical School Presentation

University of Washington medical student Erin Cooley spent almost three months volunteering for Sacred Valley Health this past summer. She helped drive small health education workshops for some of our promotora communities. She also enjoyed a close relationship with her host family and some “incredible” hiking experiences. Now she’s bringing her experience back to the…