Posts by: newiep

Sofía’s Story

A very special baby girl named Sofía has captured the hearts of IEP volunteers and staff.  Sofía was born with a double cleft lip, a cleft palate, and congenital eye malformation.  She and her parents face challenges that most people cannot imagine.  Upon Sofía’s birth in October of 2017, the staff at the hospital where ...

Team Spring Break

Team Spring Break

TEAM SPRING BREAK On March 10th, 9 volunteers from the United States set off for Guatemala to join with more than 40 Guatemalan volunteers for a joint Community Development and Medical Trip. The volunteer clinicians included Internists, Dermatologists, Psychiatrists, Ophthalmologists, a Pediatrician, Dentists, Otolaryngologists, a Nurse Practitioner, a Gynecologist, a Traumatologist, and a Physiatrist. The ...