We draw our team from Vanderbilt University Medical Center, St. Thomas Health Services, and a number of other institutions, which may vary from year to year, including University Hospitals Case Medical Center, The University of Chicago, the Cleveland Clinic, Jefferson University, University of Miami Health System, and the Huntsman Cancer Institute at University of Utah.

"Our surgical emphasis is for the visiting American otolaryngologists to assist the African surgeons through all surgical procedures," says Dr Kyle Mannion, one of the senior surgeons on our team. "This enables them to continue to provide this much-needed care after we leave."

Currently, we travel to Kenya, Nigeria, and Uganda on our medical missions.