Dr. Mark Ryan and an interdisciplinary team

provided care to storm ravaged Puerto Rico

Mark Ryan, MD, and an interdisciplinary team comprised of VCU clinicians and students traveled to Puerto Rico in December and learned a great deal while providing care to storm-ravaged Puerto Rico last month. Perhaps two of the greatest lessons: Even months after the September storm caused a humanitarian crisis, the situation on the island is still changing rapidly and health needs — especially mental health needs — will continue for a long time.

It was like life was on standby: reflections on the December 2017 trip to Puerto Rico (via VCU News)

Read about the preparation for the trip, in a VCU News article from December 2017

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