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One Year Later: A First Hand Report
On January 12, 2010 a powerful earthquake struck
Haiti just to the west of the capital Port au Prince, killing 270,000,
injuring more than 350,000 and leaving more than 1,300,000 homeless. Dr.
Dennis Rosen, a pediatric lung and sleep specialist at Children's Hospital
Boston, participated in two medical missions in May and November 2010
alongside other healthcare providers from Children's Hospital Boston and
in cooperation with Partners in Health and Project Medishare.
Dennis Rosen, M.D. is a pediatric lung and sleep specialist at Children´s Hospital Boston, and Instructor in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. In addition to his scientific research, he is a regular contributor to the New York Times, the Boston Globe, the Boston Herald, the Journal of the American Medical Association, as well as on his blog, "sleeping angels", dedicated primarily to children and sleep. http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sleeping-angels
Photo: Dr. Dennis Rosen with one of the translators, Sydney, who worked with him at the Bernard Mevs hospital in Port au Prince.
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