Italian Pediatric Surgery Team Starts Week Saving Lives in Gaza

On May 22nd, a team of doctors and nurses from Italy arrived in the besieged Gaza Strip to being a week of providing pediatric cardiac surgery on children born with congenital heart disease. Led by the great surgeon, Dr. V. Stefano Luisi, who has led over two dozen missions to Palestine with the PCRF, the team includes surgeons Dr. Federica Iezzi Pediatric and Dr. Massimo Padalino Pediatric cardiologist Dr. Roberto Tumbarello, Anesthesiologist & Intensivist Dr. Tommaso Pettenuzz, Dr. Cristiana Carollo, Dr. Paolo Delsarto, Dr. Tatiana Chicu and Dr. Carmelo Vullo, perfusionists Paola Dal Soglio and Dario Fichera, and ICU nurse Angela Prendin. We are so proud and grateful to work with such brave and generous humanitarians.

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thanks to: PCRF

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