Vancouver Pediatrician Dr Nazmu Bhanji and Pharmacist Shenny Bhanji report on their surgical mission to Hansot, Gujarat

Shenny BhanjiNovember 20, 2015 – Missions, Volunteers, India 2015: Hello, this is Sheny on my 2nd trip with ORC.

Cambodia 2014 was my first mission with ORC. During that same year, I also volunteered with Indo African Charities in Gujarat where we held clinics in the rural areas. In 2007, I volunteered at the Aga Khan Education Services in Ranava and Porbander in Gujarat as well. Currently, I work as a pharmacist at Point Grey Pharmacy and am an instructor for the Pharmacy Practice Lab in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at UBC.

Last year when my husband and I were planning to join ORC for Mission Cambodia 2014, we had a lot of trepidation because my mother-in-law was very ill. We cancelled the trip only to have her insist that we “must go and help bring smiles to those that are less fortunate”.

More at the source: Operation Rainbow Canada, Member Profile

Operation Rainbow Canada. Dr. Naz Bhanji doing rounds


Surgical Mission Dates: November 18 to December 5, 2015. Departure Airport: YVR in Vancouver, BC Canada

Expected # of patients to be screened: 200+

Expected # of surgeries: 80 to 100 – depending on the complexity of each surgical procedure.

More at the source: Operation Rainbow Canada, Surgical Mission

Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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