Ponce, Puerto Rico

December 3-10, 2017

What I Will Be Doing

While in Puerto Rico we will be working to assist in hurricane relief efforts with both health care and construction crews. Potential construction projects while in the country include solar panel installation at clinics, provision of medical services at a shelter, and demolition at a clinic or housing.

A Little About Jaime Torres

Dr. Jaime R. Torres is president of Latinos for Healthcare Equity, a not-for-profit organization created to improve access to quality, affordable healthcare for the Latino community. Previously, he served under the Obama administration as Regional Director of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Region II, covering New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.