Burton Lee

Head of Medical Education and the Head of Global Critical Care in the Critical Care Medicine Department at the National Institutes of Health

David Narita

Seeking restoration of the whole person

In Person

Not So Subtle Asian Traits and the Challenge of Medical Missions

  • Breakout Session
  • Student Building (Block) SMC 301 The Porch
  • November 12 2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Asian North American (ANA) Christian healthcare workers have a high level of interest in medical missions as evidenced by disproportionately large perentage of ANA at mission conferences like Urbana and GMHC. Yet relatively few ANA serve as long-term medical missionaries. We will explore potential barriers to ANA serving in long-term missions and discuss potential solutions.