By: qtheagency

From Jenna Quill, Winner 2011

It is hard to believe that it has been over a year since I had the opportunity to delve into the...

Tierra Nueva Hospital

Quito has approximately 7 large hospitals… (not including sizeable clinics) including 3 public and 4 private. Most of my experience was...

I am scared of babies

…especially tiny sick babies. They are strange fragile lifeforms that struggle against all odds. They are not held together by bones,...

Congrats to 2013 winners!

From Junzi Shi to Kirsten and Amanda… Congratulations to the winners of the 2013 contest! Kirsten and Amanda made very creative...

In the Mean Time

Sustainability is obviously a priority when trying to improve global health, and Timmy exemplifies this by sending a team to help...

The Sound of Tena

Upon arrival to Tena, I was taken aback by the heat and humidity compared to Quito. I am happy to finally...

From Eating pig to Working Triage

Rock climbing, reading in the park, touring beautiful churches, bargaining at the market for a great hammock, and trying a variety...

The Children of El Mercado

As a big fan of empowering the youth, I was very excited to be able to do a clinic in a...

My First 24 Hours out of the States

After experiencing a whirlwind of emotions on my 5.5 hour flight to Quito, Ecuador, I was greeted by two lively Timmy...

Last Night I Landed

Outside the international gate a representative of Timmy Global Health was patiently awaiting my arrival. I was greeted with smiles, cheek...