A Syrian Medical Student on Learning to Heal Amid War
why you should care
Because life and medical training continue, even in war zones.
Years of fighting have undermined much of Syria’s infrastructure, and many parts, especially the Damascus suburb of Daraya, have been reduced to rubble. Syrian health care’s been caught in the crossfire, with dozens of hospitals across the 17-million-strong nation damaged and thousands of doctors fleeing the violence. …..