haiti

What the Haiti Earthquake Built

June 16, 2010

Photos by Cheryl Reed How do you turn a massive health crisis like the Haiti earthquake into a medical journal article? The chaos following the 7.2 earthquake that killed more than 200,000, injured 300,000, and left hundreds of thousands more [Read more]

Psychic Orthopedics in Haiti

March 25, 2010

Orthopedic surgeons are tasked with repairing the architecture of our bodies, setting bones straight when they break and correcting injuries to muscles and joints. It doesn’t take a medical degree to know that, most of the time, those [Read more]

Field Hospital Haiti: The Movie

March 22, 2010

We’ve talked a lot over the last several weeks about the University of Chicago Medical Center medical relief efforts in Haiti since the devastating earthquake of January 12th. But most of that discussion has been in the form of photos from the [Read more]