Trish Burgess, MD

Director, Global Health Outreach

Healthcare Missions: The Team Approach

Breakout Session
Faith Hall 350
1 Hour CE

This session will discuss the team approach to missions. It will review best practices on the mission field as well as some of the ethics to consider on a short-term missions trip. It will also present ways to improve the long-term impact of a short-term mission trip.

Objectives

• Discuss the various approaches to teamwork in healthcare missions.
• Describe best practices for short-term medical missions trip.
• Discuss the ethics of delivering the best healthcare possible on a short-term medical missions trip.
• Identify how to enhance the long-term impact of a short-term medical missions trip.