MANGGYAN Medical-Surgical-Dental Mission 2009 in Pandan, Antique

MANGGYAN (Manggagamot ng Bayan) volunteers of the Makati Medical Center, a group of healthcare professionals from different specialties will be conducting a free medical-surgical-dental mission codenamed Operasyon LBM for Labi (harelip), Bukol (tumors), Mata (cataract and other eye diseases) on April 3-6, 2009 at the Justice Calixto Zaldivar Memorial Hospital in Pandan, Antique, Philippines.

MANGGYAN volunteers in cooperation with PAGTATAP Foundation (Pagtatap Philippines, Pagtatap USA, Pagtatap Youth) and several other individuals, organizations, companies like Philippine Airlines (PAL), and the Local Government Unit of Pandan (LGU Pandan) are doing these healthcare services for free to the poor residents and indigents of Pandan, Antique and its neighboring towns such as Libertad, Sebaste, Culasi in Antique, and Ibajay, Nabas, Buruanga, and Malay in Aklan.

MANGGYAN volunteers have been doing this free medical-surgical-dental mission every year in Pandan, Antique since 1986. They will again share their time and expertise in Pandan, Antique this coming April 3-6, 2009. And once again, they are expecting to help at least 1,000 patients each day for four consecutive days.

In this connection, we are asking for your help and assistance through monetary donations, or in any other form like drugs and medicines, medical supplies and equipment which will definitely be greatly appreciated.

The list of the supplies, materials and equipment that will be needed for the medical-surgical-dental mission will be posted later.

For more information, please contact us by using the contact form. We’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

Thank you very much for your generosity and benevolence!

Updated on Wednesday, March 4, 2009
List of the materials, supplies, and equipment needed for the MANGGYAN Medical Mission 2009

Projects | Thursday, February 26, 2009 @ 9:18 pm by Sofie Hofmann