Guayaquil Ecuador

Guayaquil Ecuador
Blanca’s House

Guayaquil, Ecuador

SBU Advisor: Mark Sedler, M.D. , M.P.H.

International Site Advisor: Galo Burbano, Nurse Anesthetist

Blanca’s House is a Long Island-based NGO that sponsors all-volunteer medical and surgical missions to multiple underserved areas of Equador. Stony Brook clinical faculty and students have often participated in these initiatives. Stony Brook is now an academic partner of Blanca’s House, which has recently launched a full-time clinic in Guayaquil. Both clinical and research electives are welcome.