CCCF Members Contribute their Expertise to Medical Mission in Ukraine, November 2014

Dr. Ulana Kawun (Medical Advisory Committee), Renata Roman (Co-President) and Krystina Waler (Director) travelled to Ukraine as part of the 25 member medical team organized by the Canada Ukraine Foundation, in partnership with Operation Rainbow. In collaboration with the rest of the team, each in her field of expertise, actively and significantly, contributed to the success of the mission. The medical team leaders for this mission were Dr. Oleh Antonyshyn from Toronto and Dr. Kimit Rai from Vancouver. The mission focused on post-traumatic and acute trauma surgeries for victims from Euromaidan demonstrations, as well as injured soldiers from Eastern Ukraine. The mission, was widely publicized in Ukrainian media, and was carried nationally on Canadian news stations.

For more on the story follow the link: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canadian-surgeons-reconstruct-people-wounded-in-ukraine-s-revolution-1.2847053