In the days following the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, Dr. Kelly Mann '99 traveled with a group of orthopedic and trauma surgeons from Mt. Sinai Medical Center to offer post-operative management of children injured in the quake. She returned a few months later and hopes to make additional trips as needed.
"I learned that the greatest contribution I could offer was not simply my medical skill, but my ability to be versatile and do whatever needed doing. While I examined patients and administered medications, I also checked vital signs, changed diapers, and even served food."