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July 12, 2013

Liberia Day 5- First Day of Clinicals

Ah, Thursday -- another incredible day.  Thursday is the first day of clinicals.  Each of the students has been assigned to a clinical site where they […]
July 11, 2013

Liberia Day 4 – Last Day of Lecture

Well, I survived Tuesday night despite the blue drink's best attempt to kill me.  I woke up Wednesday morning feeling just fine and got the day […]
July 10, 2013

Liberia Day 3 – Tuesday

Tuesday morning, I had learned the tricks of the shower – turn it on half pressure and voila!  Plenty of time in the drain race, and […]
July 10, 2013

Liberia Day 2– First Day of Lecture

The time change finally caught up with me on Monday – after getting up at the equivalent of 2:30am EST and teaching for 8 straight hours, […]
July 8, 2013

ATL-JFK-ACC-ROB

7/7/13 7:40pm EST/11:40pm Liberian I made it!  I left yesterday on the 3:00 flight from ATL to JFK.  Survived a 5 1/2 hour layover by eating […]
July 6, 2013

Off to Liberia!

I am off today to Liberia for 10 days to teach Substance Abuse Identification and Treatment to Nurses as part of the Carter Center’s Liberia Initiative […]
June 19, 2013

Why are Drugs So Hard to Quit?

Another tool from NIDAMED that I think is so very cool. Click the link below to check out this 2 minute animation that describes why drugs are […]
June 17, 2013

Dr. Sanjay Gupta to Speak at Skyland Trails in Atlanta, GA

Save the date for the annual Dorothy Chapman Fuqua Lecture Series at Skyland Trail. This year, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN chief medical correspondent, will moderate a […]
June 3, 2013

Limited Edition Breakthru House T-Shirts

Starting this week, you can support Breakthru House by purchasing a Breakthru T-shirt!  Our “Teespring T-Shirt Fundraiser” lets you reserve a limited-edition shirt (featuring our brand-new […]