Volunteers please

Issue: BCMJ, vol. 44, No. 4, May 2002, Page 171 Letters

I do Third World charitable work and, with a view to organizing and hopefully maximizing physicians’ efforts, I would be grateful to hear from other BC doctors who do charitable work abroad.

Dr Dan MacCarthy, director of Professional Relations at the BCMA, agrees that this organization of our efforts could be advantageous, and he has presented such a proposal to the BCMA Executive.

I am prepared to run such an organization of doctors. If you are one of those doctors who do volunteer work abroad, and if you are interested in being organized to a very limited extent, would you please fax me your name, phone number, fax number, and what you do and where you do it. I can be reached by phone at (604) 552-0157 or fax (604) 552-0169.

—Michael Priest, MD

Michael Priest, MD. Volunteers please. BCMJ, Vol. 44, No. 4, May, 2002, Page(s) 171 - Letters.

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