One Hennepin Healthcare resident has transformed the way she provides care. Alexandra Coward, MD, MPH, (third from the left), spent 10 days in Guatemala providing surgical services to a rural community through the nonprofit, HELPS International.
Dr. Coward was inspired to pursue a medical service trip by her interest in public health, surgical development, and service to vulnerable populations. Working at Hennepin Healthcare fueled those interests even more. Paul Stahler, MD, in transplant and trauma advocated for Dr. Coward to join a service trip – and was successful. (more…)