Google+ WTN Haiti Partnership: PT/OT school launches in Haiti

Monday, March 23, 2015

PT/OT school launches in Haiti

The Episcopal University of Haiti plans to open a 4 year program for physical therapy and occupational therapy very soon. This work is the culmination of years of planning between Janet O'Flynn, an OT from the US and partners in Haiti including the Episcopal Church. Since the earthquake of 2010, more handicapped persons are struggling to live with missing limbs or other crippling injuries. The need for Haitian trained therapists is obvious. A key sponsor of the school's development is a Nobel prize winning economist. Check out the video!

1 comment:

  1. This will be a big program for Haiti, most of these kids who are in need of this program do not have access to it, hopefully you guys will get the fund to spread this program throughout Haiti.