I'm a 70yo doctor from Iowa who hasn't taken a salary for 16 years in one of the poorest countries in the world. I have treated undocumented farm workers in California, was a rural doctor in Mozambique and even became a UN election monitor. I am a...
Hey Reddit. Dr. Dan back again, still churning out a massive amount of healthcare for the poorest of the poor in East Timor at Bairo Pite Clinic (http://bairofoundation.org). I'm the old Iowan Doctor seeing 200 patients a day in East Timor for free. And I've even got some time for a pick-up basketball game from time to time. I am teaming up with a young Iowan medical student and one from Wake Forest this morning (5 AM in Dili). We would love to talk to you some more about many things including the critical, burgeoning malnutrition situation.
We did this a few months ago, and our old thread is here: https://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/3e41ez/im_a_70yo_doctor_from_iowa_who_hasnt_taken_a/