David Narita

Seeking restoration of the whole 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.