Chiropractic Team #Logan3

COUNTRY: Dominican Republic

ARRIVAL: April 22, 2017
DEPARTURE: May 1, 2017
DURATION: 10 Days
ARRIVAL CITY: Santo Domingo
DEPARTURE CITY: Santo Domingo
COST: $1795
#Logan3 volunteers will be working in ISL partner communities to provide chiropractic services to those in need. While in the Dominican Republic they will also have the opportunity to learn valuable skills and explore the cultural landscape in a meaningful way.

Chiropractic Teams


Dominican Republic


What ISL Provides

What to Bring

Meet the Staff

Dr. William Jimenez Histology Dominican Republic
Dr. William Jimenez
Medical Educator

Dr. Jimenez is from Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic. He has worked as an assistant professor of histology for almost four years. He has a strong interest in research and plans to do an internship at the National Direction of Health Research at the DR Ministry of Public Health. Dr. Jimenez see partnering with ISL volunteers as “a once in a lifetime opportunity to… Read more

Evelyn Puello
Evelyn Puello
Country Coordinator and Team Leader

Evelyn has worked with ISL since 2009 and says she feels “extremely happy to have the opportunity to connect amazing volunteers with Dominican and Haitian communities, contributing to improve the health of many”. Her focus is to ensure that teams feel part of the community while improving their clinical skills, learning about collaborative work, and of course, having fun! (And maybe even learning how to… Read more

Activity Information

Itinerary

Goal: To use chiropractic skills to promote health and wellness in needy communities, experience Dominican culture, and gain perspective on the global landscape.

Day 1: Meet ISL Staff at the airport, settle into Bella Epoca, celebrate the new year with a special dinner and dancing.

Day 2: Welcome to the Dominican Republic” and Medical Orientations; beach volleyball; sort and label donations.

Day 3: Chiropractic activities; clinic in San Cristobal.

Day 4: Chiropractic activities; clinic in San Cristobal.

Day 5: Chiropractic activities; clinic in San Cristobal. PM: Tour Santo Domingo and shop for souvenirs.

Day 6: Chiropractic activities; clinic in La Barquita Community.

Day 7: Chiropractic activities; clinic in La Barquita Community.

Day 8: Chiropractic activities; clinic in La Barquita Community. PM: Share with the Community.

Day 9: Recreation day at Saona Island ($50 per person).

Day 10: Depart