October 2009 was a busy month for The Phil Simon Clinic Tanzania Project. In conjunction with Huntington Hospital, the Project sponsored the scholarly visits of Drs. Juvenatus Palapala and Ezekiel Moirana. Dr. Palapala is a wonderful physician with whom the Project has been working for several years. He supervises the HIV clinic at St. Elizabeth […]
Read about The Phil Simon Clinic and Creative Planet School of the Arts’ joint upcoming trip to Tanzania in BCD Focus.
Saturday, January 10th is officially Dr. Kim Shriner Day in the city of Baldwin Park! Dr. Shriner was presented with an official proclamation by BP City Clerk Susan Rubio and Blanca Rubio, BP School Board President. The presentation was made just before the start of Creative Planet School of the Arts performance of “Malaika-a safari […]
The Phil Simon Clinic and Huntington Hospital hosted a preview performance of “Safari of Hope” by the children of Creative Planet School of Arts (CPSOA) in the Braun Auditorium. The performance included traditional and contemporary Tanzanian music, dance and song as well as a narrative by the children of the devastation of HIV/AIDS in Africa. […]
Team members from The Phil Simon Clinic Tanzania Project volunteered for the second year at the annual Roots and Shoots Peace Day Celebration for the Jane Goodall Institute. In 2007, the team set up the first aid station and an arts and crafts table for the many participants of Peace Day 2007. The team was […]
Preparations for The Phil Simon Clinic Tanzania Projects’ 6th trip to Arusha, Tanzania continue. This year’s team at 35 people is the largest yet with a diverse and talented collection of volunteers. The team consists of nine physicians (including 2 surgeons, a cardiologist, a gastroenterologist and anesthesiologist), seven nurses, four social workers, two laboratory personnel, […]