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Video: Yasawa Islands Medical & Dental Missions 2013

View the Yasawa Islands Medical & Dental Missions 2013 Slideshow by Board member Lynne Scannell, M.D. here.

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Report: Navutu Stars Medical/Dental Mission 2013

By Linda Kwasny, Founding Board Member, Loloma FoundationIt gives me great pleasure to report that our first mission of 2013 went incredibly well, with no “Fiji factors”. That means that the weather was great, there were no mechanical delays, all equipment functioned and all of our materials arrived on time!Medical TeamThe medical team, led by our board member and pediatrician-extraordinaire Lynne Scannell consisted of Scripps residents Dan Given

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Lasting Impressions: Founding Board Member Linda Kwasny Reflects on Loloma Foundation’s Evolution after 10 Years of Medical Missions

It has been a privilege to be the project coordinator for the Loloma Foundation trips for the past decade. Looking back over the myriad of medical/dental missions that we have done, it has been quite an evolutionary ride! In the early years, we had the luxury of taking small medical teams via water aboard the “Seahawk”, a majestic, wooden Ketch. We would stuff the holds, every nook and spare space with medical supplies and set sail. Over the

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Board of Directors

Janet Du Bois, M.D. Dr. Du Bois is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Dermatology. She is a Clinical Instructor in Internal Medicine at the University of Washington and Brackenridge Hospital in Austin, Texas.  She has worked in Fiji and the Solomon Islands. She has been a Loloma Foundation board member since 2006. Robert Duell D.D.S ., Dental Coordinator Dr. Duell is a Board Certified Prosthodontist, retired U.S. Navy dentist, and for the

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Medical Missions 2012 Video

                  This video created by Loloma Foundation Board Member, Lynne Scannell, M.D. documents the medical and dental missions to Taveuni  Island(January and March), and the Yasawa Islands (January) 2012 .

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Loloma Foundation Volunteers Tell Their Stories

Loloma Foundation volunteers tell their stories about the impact their care has had on the patients they serve and in turn, the impact the experience has had on them as healthcare providers in the video, "Voices of the Volunteers".

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