Our superstar volunteers (clockwise from left) Ronald Arguelles, Alex Jarin, Dan Dublin, Celeste and Jessy Madayag working on our supplies and getting ready for the next medical mission. Celi DeGuzman, MD and Bernadette Roco were also there. This team works year 'round despite what goes on around the world.
Ron, Celi, Dan, Alex, Celeste, Jessy and Bernadette, thank you for your dedication and all that you do!
FuMiDEX Part 2
Membership and board meeting to follow
Select photography of the 2020 Medical Mission is by volunteer and San Francisco-based photographer and filmmaker Kiko Valle | @_kikovalle | www.kikovalle.com
Filipino Community Outreach at the FAJ (Filipino Advocates for Jutice) Center. Education on Diabetes including teaching and cooking demonstrations sponsored by the Kaiser Greater Southern Alameda FACE (Filipino American Care Experience) program. The event was supported and attended by PMSNC members.
Students learned the basics of surgical suturing, gowning up, sterile techniques, how to start IVs, take blood pressure, etc. It was an enriching experience for our future medical professionals!
234 visitors attended a health fair at Our Lady of Refuge Church in San Jose. Sponsored by Santa Clara Family Health Plan, Physicians Medical Group of San Jose, O'Connor Hospital Foundation, Peninsula Pharmacy Association and Safeway.